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Musical fun aplenty with Legally Blonde in Leamington

Leamington and Warwick Musical Society brings an all-singing, all-dancing romantic comedy to the Spa Centre next month.

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The Brodsky Quartet have played  for audiences worldwide

Quartet to bring fitting end to Leamington concert season

A world-renowned string quartet will bring an end to the 2016/17 Leamington Music winter season today (Friday).

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Leo Sayer has had hits all around the world

Leo Sayer announces Leamington date

He's had five worldwide number 1 hits, is a Grammy Award winner and has a career spanning 25 years - and now Leo Sayer is heading to Leamington.

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Peter Hook. Picture: Mark McNulty

Review: Joy Division and New Order classics get crowd buzzing in Leamington

Jon Rollinson reviews Peter Hook and The Light at The Assembly, Leamington

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Soprano Nicki Kennedy will sing with the Brook Street Band

Baroque greats celebrated by band of early music experts at St Mary’s in Warwick

Early music played on baroque instruments comes to Warwick next week.

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Thomas Corns is leaving to take up a position at Sheffield Cathedral

Director bows out with classical masterpieces at Warwick church

The choirs of St Mary’s church Warwick will be presenting two classical masterpieces with a period-instrument orchestra this weekend.

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Lulu shows no sign of slowing down on her biggest tour yet

Lulu leads line-up of acts at Warwick Arts Centre

Warwick Arts Centre has something to shout about this year with a host of big-name musicians headlining its stages in the coming months.

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Craig David plays the venue on Saturday April 8

Craig David promises to bring the party to Coventry

Craig David is preparing to create the Midlands’ biggest house party when he lands in Coventry next month.

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Max & Harvey have around 250,000 followers on Instagram. Picture: Phoebe Fox

Teen favourites Max & Harvey can't wait for Warwick show

Teen music sensations Max & Harvey have announced they're playing in Warwick - and they can't wait.

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Guy Woolfenden conducted the Warwickshire Symphony Orchestra from 1972 to 2012 and was head of music at the RSC for 25 years

Orchestral great Guy Woolfenden celebrated at special memorial concert in Warwick

A special concert takes place in Warwick this weekend in memory of the man who conducted Warwickshire Symphony Orchestra for more than 40 years.

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Hannah Peel is among the artists performing

Pioneer of electronic music celebrated at Coventry Cathedral show

Coventry will celebrate one of the pioneers of electronic music in May – on what would have been her 80th birthday.

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Deaf Havana

More acts named for Slam Dunk Festival in Birmingham

Deaf Havana, Frank Iero and The Patience and We Are The Ocean are among a host of new acts who have been added to this year’s Slam Dunk Festival line up.

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Kim Wilde is playing at the festival

Tickets on sale for festival featuring Jason Donovan, Kim Wilde and other '80s stars in Coventry

Tickets for StepBack – which will see some of the biggest names from the 1980s come together for one night of live music in the region – go on sale this week.

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Leamington acts up for BritAsia TV World Music Awards

Leamington acts up for BritAsia TV World Music Awards

Two acts from Leamington are among the nominations for this year’s BritAsia TV World Music Awards which takes place in Birmingham on March 4.

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Ava Potter as Lily with Oona in Wild Times

Wild times at family shows

There’s plenty to keep families entertained at the Belgrade Theatre in Coventry this half-term with two colourful shows coming to the venue.

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Sean Cannon

Family affair at Napton

One of Ireland’s most famous musicians will be presenting an evening of folk at Napton Village Hall on Saturday night.

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Fun Lovin Criminals are marking 21 years since the release of their debut album

Have a criminally fun night of music with the Fun Lovin’ Criminals in Leamington

New York swagger is on its way to Leamington this month when the Fun Lovin’ Criminals play at the Assembly.

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The Fall, who performed without keyboardist Elena Poulou

Review: The Fall show they still offer something unique after all these years at Leamington gig

Jon Rollinson reviews The Fall at The Assembly, Leamington
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Oliver Cox and Owen Gunnell

Percussive perfection with family fun galore in Leamington

An action-packed programme of percussion comes to the Spa Centre next week.

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The Royal String Quartet from Poland. Picture: Lukasz Pepol

Review: Royal Quartet win over Glass sceptics on night to remember in Leamington

Clive Peacock reviews the Royal String Quartet at the Pump Room, Leamington

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