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Saturday, July 8, 2017

A group of six phenomenal female vocalists took the stage on BBC One’s Pitch Battle, competing against 30 of the country’s best choirs and vocal groups.

A mix of established and up-and-coming poets will be coming to Redbridge for an evening of inspiring poetry.

If you go down to the woods today you might not find a teddy bear’s picnic, but instead a fantastic Shakespeare production performed between the trees.

Cinderella, Jack, Rapunzel and Little Red Riding Hood go Into the Woods sounds like the start to a bad joke with a fairy tale twist.

Shakespeare’s plays are considered to be among the greatest of all time and have been performed at the most prestigious theatres in the world.

Not many of us can claim to have been savvy businessmen at the age of 15, and even fewer of us can claim to have created a moral enterprise at such a young age.

Beautiful ballet interpretations from a classic Shakespearean love story, Dracula and The Nutcracker will be performed in one show coming to Ilford next month.

A tornado of colour will be taking over a stage, inviting theatre-goers to be swept away with a Bollywood-styled romantic comedy.

A playground for big kids, tune chasers and beat boppers – We Are FSTVL in Upminster went off with a colourful bang over the bank holiday weekend.

Sandyman is a popular musician in the Asian community and has performed for Sir Paul McCartney and been invited to Buckingham Palace. You would think that one of these moments would be the highlight of the 33-year-old’s career but it is his upcoming performance with The Bootleg Beatles and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra that Sandyman, real name Sandip Chakravarty, sees as the “turning point” in his career.

Morgan and West’s shows are unlike anything else you’ll find going on the magic circuit.

Young fantasy fans will find adventure aplenty in the debut of a Clayhall-born writer.

With sculpted hair, twinkling blue eyes, and shiny patent shoes, if it wasn’t 2017 you could be mistaken for thinking you were watching the real Frank Sinatra. Ellena Cruse finds out about Frankly Sinatra – a tribute show coming to the borough.

Music

Saturday, July 8, 2017

A group of six phenomenal female vocalists took the stage on BBC One’s Pitch Battle, competing against 30 of the country’s best choirs and vocal groups.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

A playground for big kids, tune chasers and beat boppers – We Are FSTVL in Upminster went off with a colourful bang over the bank holiday weekend.

Monday, May 29, 2017

Sandyman is a popular musician in the Asian community and has performed for Sir Paul McCartney and been invited to Buckingham Palace. You would think that one of these moments would be the highlight of the 33-year-old’s career but it is his upcoming performance with The Bootleg Beatles and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra that Sandyman, real name Sandip Chakravarty, sees as the “turning point” in his career.

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Visualising an opera performance, it’s likely you’ll conjure up magnificent domed halls boasting gilded balconies, plush red curtains, opulent painted ceilings.

Friday, February 24, 2017

A British rapper will run a series of school music workshops as a way of showing gratitude for the help he received from mentors.

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

There’s lots of great theatre, sporting events and concerts coming up across east London in 2017. Check out our top picks below.

Saturday, October 8, 2016

With vocal chords well rested over summer, a 100-strong choir is set to rock it out with popular feel good songs.

Theatre

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

If you go down to the woods today you might not find a teddy bear’s picnic, but instead a fantastic Shakespeare production performed between the trees.

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Cinderella, Jack, Rapunzel and Little Red Riding Hood go Into the Woods sounds like the start to a bad joke with a fairy tale twist.

Friday, June 23, 2017

Shakespeare’s plays are considered to be among the greatest of all time and have been performed at the most prestigious theatres in the world.

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Not many of us can claim to have been savvy businessmen at the age of 15, and even fewer of us can claim to have created a moral enterprise at such a young age.

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Beautiful ballet interpretations from a classic Shakespearean love story, Dracula and The Nutcracker will be performed in one show coming to Ilford next month.

Saturday, June 3, 2017

A tornado of colour will be taking over a stage, inviting theatre-goers to be swept away with a Bollywood-styled romantic comedy.

Saturday, May 6, 2017

With sculpted hair, twinkling blue eyes, and shiny patent shoes, if it wasn’t 2017 you could be mistaken for thinking you were watching the real Frank Sinatra. Ellena Cruse finds out about Frankly Sinatra – a tribute show coming to the borough.

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