A MUCH-anticipated show has been cancelled, minutes before the curtain call. 

Bradford Theatres announced this evening's performance of 'Life of Pi' will not be going ahead "due to circumstances beyond our control".

The award-winning Life Of Pi UK & Ireland Tour is scheduled for The Alhambra Theatre for one week only.

The show was due to start at 7.30pm.

At 7.14pm, the theatre posted on X: "Please be advised due to circumstances beyond our control this evening’s performance of Life of Pi will not be going ahead.

"Our Box Office team will be contacting customers or you can call us on 01274 432000 if you have tickets for this show (Mon 6 Nov). Sorry for any inconvenience caused and thank you for your understanding."