February 2019

Show Performer Performances
2019 York Chinese Spring Festival Gala University of York Chinese Society Fri 1 Feb 2019
West End Nights NAP Music Productions Sat 2 Feb 2019
Kiss Me, Kate Joseph Rowntree Theatre Company Wed 6 Feb to Sat 9 Feb 2019
York Music Forum Showcase York Music Forum Sun 10 Feb 2019
Alice in Wonderland The Patricia Veale School of Dance Fri 15 Feb to Sat 16 Feb 2019
Legally Blonde The University of York Central Hall Musical Society Thu 21 Feb to Sat 23 Feb 2019
The Pirates of Penzance The University of York Gilbert & Sullivan Society Thu 28 Feb to Sat 2 Mar 2019

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2019 York Chinese Spring Festival Gala

Celebrate Lunar New Year Together

University of York Chinese Society

Friday 1 February 2019

Come and join us to celebrate the Lunar New Year together!!

In the tradition of mainland China, everyone would watch the New Year Gala with their family on New Year Eve. As people are studying or working in the UK and not able to fly back home, the Chinese Society is holding a New Year Gala to let you feel like being home! We wish the show could reduce a bit of your homesickness.

Happy New Year.

独在异乡为异客,每逢佳节倍思亲。无论你是今年刚刚来约克的新生,还是已经在约克度过了几年时光的老朋友,适逢华人一年里最重要的春节,却都由于课业或工作不能回国与家人团聚,着实在约克的冬季变得更加寒冷。但是!为了在外拼搏的各位游子,约克中国学联(CSSA YORK)将为大家呈上,如同回国般的视听享受与家一般的温暖!2019约克华人春晚,陪你一起贺新春!

Fri 1 Feb 19:30
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West End Nights

A night of show-stopping songs from the world's best musicals!

NAP Music Productions

Saturday 2 February 2019

The show promises a wonderful evening celebrating the finest and best loved songs from the dazzling London West End.

It will provide you with two hours of the great musical classics as well as a selection from some of the latest shows and new musical revivals.

During the evening you will hear songs from some of your favourite musicals such as The Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables, The Greatest Showman, Miss Saigon, Jekyll and Hyde, Me & My Girl, Oklahoma! and many more.

The fantastic show-stopping songs from some of the greatest musical theatre songwriters are brought together with the stunning vocal talents of the West End Night's 2019 cast.

Sat 2 Feb 19:30
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Kiss Me, Kate

Get two musicals for the price of one with a timeless classic that promises to be Wunderbar!

Joseph Rowntree Theatre Company

Wednesday 6 February to Saturday 9 February 2019

It's time to Brush Up Your Shakespeare for Cole Porter's ground breaking show-within-a-show, Kiss Me, Kate. Will director Fred Graham tame his fiery leading lady - and ex-wife - Lilli Vanessi?

Will up-and-coming ingenue Lois Lane (no, not that one) tame her wayward boyfriend Bill’s gambling habit? And will their musical version of The Taming of the Shrew ever make it to the stage?

Join us for our Wunderbar fundraising show to find out. It promises to be Too Darn Hot to miss!

A fundraising event for Joseph Rowntree Theatre Registered Charity

Wed 6 Feb 19:30
Thu 7 Feb 19:30
Fri 8 Feb 19:30
Sat 9 Feb 14:30
Sat 9 Feb 19:30
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York Music Forum Showcase

An afternoon of amazing music.

York Music Forum

Sunday 10 February 2019

Some of the finest youth ensembles in the city perform amazing music including concert bands, choirs and jazz ensembles.

All of the ensembles are part of York Music Forum… the place where young musicians are heard!

Sun 10 Feb 14:30
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Alice in Wonderland

The Patricia Veale School of Dance return with an exciting new performance of Alice in Wonderland.

The Patricia Veale School of Dance

Friday 15 February to Saturday 16 February 2019

A much loved quirky story told through ballet, jazz, contemporary and a variety of dazzling dance styles.

Alice finds herself among many new mysterious friends on her adventure into the fantasy of wonderland...

Fri 15 Feb 19:30
Sat 16 Feb 14:30
Sat 16 Feb 19:30
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Legally Blonde

CHMS' amazing production of the fun, cheerful and heartfelt musical!

The University of York Central Hall Musical Society

Thursday 21 February to Saturday 23 February 2019

Join Elle Woods as she moves from her Los Angeles Sorority to the hallowed halls of Harvard Law in an effort to win back her ex-boyfriend.

Along the way she learns to have faith in her abilities and to stick up for herself and her beliefs, proving she's more than just blonde hair and a pretty face.

This is a fantastic and hilarious show, with touching and heartfelt scenes. Truly a must-see show!

Thu 21 Feb 19:30
Fri 22 Feb 19:30
Sat 23 Feb 14:30
Sat 23 Feb 19:30
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The Pirates of Penzance

Buckle your swashes for a lively adventure!

The University of York Gilbert & Sullivan Society

Thursday 28 February to Saturday 2 March 2019

Join us for a swashbuckling adventure set in the heart of Cornwall; complete with dancing Pirate Kings, Major-Generals who sing far too fast, and a strange paradox that is (almost) too ridiculous to believe, all set to the wonderful music of Gilbert and Sullivan.

This timeless show will leave you laughing in your seats, produced and performed by a group of talented students from the University of York as they re-enact the phenomenon that swept Victorian society over a century ago.

Thu 28 Feb 19:30
Fri 1 Mar 19:30
Sat 2 Mar 14:30
Sat 2 Mar 19:30