Quartered Belfast, A Love Story

Quartered Belfast, A Love Story Kabosh have come up with another novel production, this time they invite an audience of four and then take us onto the streets of Belfast. This is ‘Quartered, Belfast, A Love Story’. it’s presented in partnership with Outburst Queer Arts Festive during this month and it’s an intimate peep into […]

Review: Million Dollar Quartet

Transported to Memphis, early evening in December 1956, we walked straight into a recoding studio just waiting for something to happen and it did, big time. This was Sun Records where the owner, Sam Philips (Jason Donovan) was proud of his stable of young male singers, Elvis Presley (Ross William Wild) was making it big […]

Review: The Wedding Singer at The Grand Opera House

Review: The Wedding Singer at The Grand Opera House Mr. T, Cindy Lauper, Billy Idol, Wonder Woman, President Reagan and his wife – what a cast list. You’ll find them all in the Grand Opera House this week making guest appearances during the musical The Wedding Singer.  Robbie Hart (Jon Robyns) sings at weddings with […]

Anne Hailes reviews:  Jeeves & Wooster

  Jeeves & Wooster Grand Opera House until Saturday 28th March 2015. It’s almost as exhausting watching this excellent evening’s entertainment as it must be performing it. Three actors playing a multitude of parts each one as different as the other and it’s hilarious. Robert Webb plays Bertie Wooster, an upper class twit. Jason Thorpe […]

Open House on the road

We are big fans of the Open House Festival, especially during its last two years on Summer holidays in Bangor during August. But this year, to kick off 2015, the festival is going on tour around for 5 nights. From Saturday 28th February to Wednesday 4th March, three festival acts will visit five unusual and […]

Things to do in Belfast: Have a wee toast as you cycle around the city

Wee Toast Tour is the latest Belfast city tour and it’s the most unique so far! You may have seen it in on your travels around Europe where it has been enormously popular, but now it’s Belfast’s turn to enjoy this very fun activity. We were invited along to the media launch last week for […]

Artisan and Craft tours

From glittering jewels and tasty treats to sporting adventures and working museums, Northern Ireland is bursting with fun-packed tours where talented crafts-people amaze and inspire visitors, bringing our unique stories to life. The Northern Ireland Tourist Board (NITB) has highlighted just some of the fun tours to enjoy and with the recent launch of the […]

Paolo Nutini announces Belfast tour dates

Paolo Nutini Announces His Biggest Ever Tour Including Dublin and Belfast Dates Without doubt 2014 is the year of Paolo Nutini. Acclaimed third album ‘Caustic Love’ went straight in at number 1, quickly reaching platinum status, and now with his biggest tour to date scheduled for the autumn, including two further dates in Belfast and […]

The Kitchen, The Bedroom and The Grave with @AccidentalT at @grandoperahouse

Up-and-coming journalist Dempsey loves his London life – but is suddenly shipped home to Belfast to make a documentary on the changing face of Northern Ireland. A Christmas visitor at best, Dempsey has his fingers crossed for a quick job and a leap up the career ladder. But his father and oldest school friend have […]

Joseph arrives in @grandoperahouse this week ( @officialRUG )

Steps star ‘H’ in Belfast for starring role as JOSEPH at Grand Opera House Following the hit television series STEPS: On the Road Again and a subsequent sell-out arena tour, Ian ‘H’ Watkins has reprised the role of Joseph in the current UK tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. He first played the […]

JLS at Odyssey Arena – The Goodbye Tour

So its official, JLS are almost over!! The guys announced this morning they are to release one last album and their next tour will be their Goodbye: The Greatest Hits tour. Here’s the statement from the boys .>>JLS Statement There are still tickets left for their Odyssey Arena concert but they will surely sell out […]

Bruno Mars is backin Belfast!

Bruno Mars is back in Belfast!! Returning to the Odyssey Arena again for the first time since his MTV Europe performance, Bruno Mars is bringing The Moonshine Jungle World Tour to the Odyssey on 2nd October. The European leg of the tour begins in Belfast, and continues onto The O2, Dublin the following night. Tickets […]