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They’re still beautiful after all these years

When great British pop institution, The Beautiful South split in 2007, some members of the band didn’t feel ready to hang up their microphones or instruments …

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Ross makes sweet music

Ross makes sweet music

Big hits and forgotten gems will be presented in Ross Leadbetter’s Great British Songbook at the Carriageworks Theatre, Leeds, on Saturday, May 6.

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Choirs join musical exchange

Choirs join musical exchange

West Yorkshire chamber choir The Hepton Singers, directed by Alison West, will present ‘Kilts and Clogs’, a concert of Scottish and English song, at Heptonstall Parish Church on Saturday, April 29 at 7.30pm.

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Everybody
needs somebody

Everybody needs somebody

Overflowing with heart and soul, an award-winning spectacular The Chicago Blues Brothers, honouring the cult classic, The Blues Brothers arrives at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax on Friday May 12, 7:30pm (tickets 01422 351158).

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Kathleen’s cornet marks band debut

Kathleen’s cornet marks band debut

Brighouse & Rastrick Band will be tuning up for their forthcoming appearance in the European Championships and introducing their first female principal cornet player on Tuesday evening.

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Traditional songs in a unique style

Traditional songs in a unique style

Ryburn 3 Step welcomes Northern Irish singer Rosie Stewart to its latest concert. With a style that is entirely her own, she picks and chooses her repertoire from songs that might be 20 or 200 years old.

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All Soul’s say ‘Hello Dolly!’ in iconic show

All Soul’s say ‘Hello Dolly!’ in iconic show

‘Hello Dolly!’, the energetic and big-hearted musical about matchmaker Dolly Levi, will be presented by All Soul’s Amateur Operatic Society at Halifax Playhouse.

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Depicting the life of a genius

Depicting the life of a genius

Actors’ Workshop Youth Theatre’s first production of 2017 is Peter Shaffer’s story of the life and death of arguably the greatest composer ever, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

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Festival welcomes host of top talent

Festival welcomes host of top talent

Hebden Bridge Piano Festival returns this weekend with a feast of wonderful music.

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Like
minded

Like minded

Hebden Bridge rockers The Tiny Minds release their first single ‘Jealous Sea’ on Dance to the Radio EP this Friday - launching a hugely busy period for them.

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Underground and un:disclosed ...

Underground and un:disclosed ...

Halifax is about to get a taste of quality house and techno courtesy of a brand new clubnight... un:disclosed.

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Turning
Japanese

Turning Japanese

Doghouse organisers have a busy spell coming up with two gigs in a week at a new venue.

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Anything goes for the operatic team

Anything goes for the operatic team

The SS America is sailing between New York and England with a comical and colourful array of passengers.

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Take it
easy

Take it easy

Motel California - one of the most respected Eagles tribute bands - are coming to rock Halifax Playhouse on Sunday, May 7 (7.300pm).

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Mercury rising with brilliant Queen tribute

Mercury rising with brilliant Queen tribute

With over 15 years touring experience, Mercury is now established as one of the world’s most authentic tributes to Freddie Mercury and Queen.

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Piano festival aims to create animal magic

Piano festival aims to create animal magic

Hebden Bridge Piano Festival is nearly here - and as usual the line-up includes lots of events which are suitable for children and families.

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The Merseybeats

Solid silver from icons of the Sixties

The Solid Silver 60s has played to more than a million people in three decades keeping alive the most vibrant period ever in popular music. Now fans can get up close to their idols at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax on Thursday, April 13 at 7:30pm.

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Win tickets for cool movie track concert

Win tickets for cool movie track concert

The creative force behind the hugely successful Vampires Rock, Steve Steinman, presents this all new hit show - delivering the best of the best from some of the coolest and iconic movies that have ever graced the small screen.

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Tickets selling well and rehearsals not yet begun

Tickets selling well and rehearsals not yet begun

Rehearsals may not yet have started but tickets for Halifax Musical Theatre Company’s (HMTC) Music of Stage and screen in June/July are already selling well.

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Society show is the tops

Society show is the tops

Members of Halifax Amateur Operatic Society are well into rehearsals for their next production, the ever- popular Cole Porter musical ‘Anything Goes’, which is to be presented at the Victoria Theatre from April 19 to 22.

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