Mitch Benn: Ten Songs to Save the World

James Ellis

When: February 1, 2020 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Otley Courthouse, Courthouse Street LS21 3AN

Back by popular demand, English comedian, author and musician Mitch Benn is best known for his comedy rock songs performed on BBC radio. A regular contributor to BBC Radio 4’s satirical programme The Now Show, Benn has performed at several music festivals, and at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. He has also released seven studio albums. In his latest stand-up show, award-winning Benn, spreads insight and …

The Sandy Denny Project

James Ellis

When: January 31, 2020 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Otley Courthouse, Courthouse Street LS21 3AN

Sandy Denny was an English singer-songwriter who was lead singer of the British folk rock band Fairport Convention. She has been described as “the pre-eminent British folk rock singer” and Britain’s finest female singer-songwriter.   After briefly working with the Strawbs, Denny released four solo albums.  Her composition “Who Knows Where the Time Goes?” has been recorded by Judy Collins, …

National Theatre Live: Present Laughter: Recorded Screening

James Ellis

When: January 30, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Otley Courthouse, Courthouse Street LS21 3AN

Matthew Warchus directs Andrew Scott (BBC’s Sherlock, Fleabag) in Noël Coward’s provocative comedy Present Laughter. As he prepares to embark on an overseas tour, star actor Garry Essendine’s colourful life is in danger of spiralling out of control. Engulfed by an escalating identity crisis as his many and various relationships compete for his attention, Garry’s few remaining days at home …

Lunchtime Classical Recital: Leeds College of Music (Final Year Students) 13/2/20

James Ellis

When: February 13, 2020 @ 1:05 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Otley Courthouse, Courthouse Street LS21 3AN

Lunchtime Classical Recitals Continued by popular demand, these are held once a month on a Thursday lunchtime at 1.05pm and last for 45mins. Tickets are £5 and include a free tea/coffee and biscuit. 30-Jan: Leeds College of Music (Final Year Students) Coming up … 13-Feb: Leeds College of Music (Final Year Students) 27-Feb: Leeds College of Music (Final Year Students)

Lunchtime Classical Recital: Leeds College of Music (Final Year Students) 27/2/20

James Ellis

When: February 27, 2020 @ 1:05 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Otley Courthouse, Courthouse Street LS21 3AN

Lunchtime Classical Recitals Continued by popular demand, these are held once a month on a Thursday lunchtime at 1.05pm and last for 45mins. Tickets are £5 and include a free tea/coffee and biscuit. 30-Jan: Leeds College of Music (Final Year Students) Coming up … 13-Feb: Leeds College of Music (Final Year Students) 27-Feb: Leeds College of Music (Final Year Students)

Lunchtime Classical Recital: Leeds College of Music (Final Year Students) 30/1/20

James Ellis

When: January 30, 2020 @ 1:05 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Otley Courthouse, Courthouse Street LS21 3AN

Lunchtime Classical Recitals Continued by popular demand, these are held once a month on a Thursday lunchtime at 1.05pm and last for 45mins. Tickets are £5 and include a free tea/coffee and biscuit. 30-Jan: Leeds College of Music (Final Year Students) Coming up … 13-Feb: Leeds College of Music (Final Year Students) 27-Feb: Leeds College of Music (Final Year Students)

Sunday Screening: 42nd Street

James Ellis

When: January 26, 2020 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Otley Courthouse, Courthouse Street LS21 3AN

The critically acclaimed West End revival of Michael Stewart and Mark Bramble’s 42nd Street will be screened at Otley Courthouse.  This legendary musical stars national treasure Bonnie Langford as Dorothy Brock with music and lyrics by Harry Warren and Al Dubin. 42nd Street tells the story of Peggy Sawyer, a talented young performer with stars in her eyes who gets …

Martyn Joseph

James Ellis

When: January 25, 2020 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Otley Courthouse, Courthouse Street LS21 3AN

Martyn Joseph is a completely unique and mind blowing artist. Take everything you think you know about singer songwriters….and rip it up. For one man and a guitar he creates a performance with a huge far-reaching sound that is energetic, compelling and passionate. Be it to two hundred people or twenty thousand, he blows the crowd away night after night. …

Ivan Brackenbury supports Tom Binns: The Psychic Comedium

James Ellis

When: January 17, 2020 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Otley Courthouse, Courthouse Street LS21 3AN

8/10 Cats Does Countdown dictionary corner favourite Ivan Brackenbury, the hospital radio DJ supports Tom Binns: The Psychic Comedium. Multi award-winning comedian Tom Binns has performed his Psychic Character Ian D Montfort to 5-star reviews around The World. He’s entertained and amazed sceptics and believers alike on his own BBC Radio 2 series ‘Ian D Montfort is: Unbelievable’ and his critically …

Light Side – An evening with David Prowse

James Ellis

When: January 16, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Otley Courthouse, Courthouse Street LS21 3AN

With rare and exclusive access to David Prowse, the British actor who famously portrayed Darth Vader in the original Star Wars trilogy, comes a new documentary bringing a fresh perspective to a celebrated career. Besides playing the most iconic screen villain in cinema history, the Bristol-born Prowse also featured in Stanley Kubrick’s A Clockwork Orange, trained Christopher Reeve for 1978’s …