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YOUNG PEOPLE WITH LEARNING DISABILITIES ENCOUNTER AN EXTRA–RELAXED SLEEPING BEAUTY

YOUNG PEOPLE WITH LEARNING DISABILITIES ENCOUNTER AN EXTRA–RELAXED SLEEPING BEAUTY

Families will experience an especially relaxed SLEEPING BEAUTY on Friday 11 January as West Yorkshire Playhouse stages two Relaxed Performances of its Christmas show. The Playhouse’s pioneering Relaxed Performances have been developed to meet the specific needs of young people with learning disabilities and their families. Created by West Yorkshire Playhouse with the support of […]

Terry Christian stand-up show to Square Chapel

Terry Christian stand-up show to Square Chapel

Outspoken TV personality and Celebrity Big Brother 2009 star Terry Christian brings his first stand-up show, ‘Naked Confessions of a Recovering Catholic’ to Square Chapel, Halifax on Saturday 19 January at 7.30pm. As presenter of Channel 4 cult hit ‘The Word’ from 1990 to 1995, Terry is known for his outlandish humour and not pulling […]

Teen Star Auditions!

Teen Star Auditions!

TEEN AUDITIONS FOR SINGING COMPETITION IN LEEDS Looking for teen auditions for a singing competition in Sheffield. Exciting new teen auditions for singing competition in Leeds, TeenStar are being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to get their name out there. The brand new […]

Valentine’s Day from Charbonnel et Walker

Valentine’s Day from Charbonnel et Walker

Charbonnel et Walker Charbonnel et Walker, purveyors of fine English chocolates, have the perfect selection of luxuriously hand-made, decadent gifts for you to treat your loved ones this Valentine’s Day. Wear your heart on your sleeve and show that special someone your appreciation with one of these classic and indulgent heart-shaped boxes. Milk Chocolate Selection […]

Birds eye View

Birds eye View

The Craft Centre & Design Gallery Four printmakers explore the beauty of birds in this group print exhibition. Featuring work by Janis Goodman, Hester Cox, Pam Grimmond and Mike Smith 2nd March—29th June 2013 Janis Goodman: With a background in architecture Janis has always enjoyed observing and recording the structure of inner city Leeds where […]

Turning the page

Turning the page

The Craft Centre & Design Gallery ‘Turning the Page’ is a stunning collection of turned wooden vessels exploring the work of Kylie Coles and Peter Archer. Their unique collections demonstrate how diverse wood can be as a material and each produces remarkable contemporary objects for modern living. Peter Archer makes one-off pieces in temperate hardwoods. […]

Roller Trio Play Leeds this week

Roller Trio Play Leeds this week

Roller Trio Play Leeds this week On Wednesday this week (12 December) Roller Trio are performing at Brudenell Social Club in Leeds. Roller Trio are James Mainwairing tenor sax and electronics, Luke Wynter guitar and Luke Reddin-Williams on drums, still in their early ‘20s they met whilst studying at Leeds College of Music. Luke Wynter […]

Festival of Light Live Music Stage

Festival of Light Live Music Stage

Once again Huddersfield’s Festival of Light is set to amaze the 50,000 visitors that are expected to come and view the weekend’s festivities. After its huge success last year the King Street Live Music Stage is back to showcase some of the North’s most talented musicians. The King Street Music Stage will have free performances […]

GIANT OPEN AIR GALLERY

GIANT OPEN AIR GALLERY

A giant open air street gallery of photographs is set to land in Leeds as part of a national tour to illustrate the history, scope and impact of co-operation world-wide. Displayed in The Headrow, Leeds, between 19 November – 14 January, the 24 images on three metre high installations tell how co-operatives rose from the […]

Cinderella The Rock ‘n’ Roll Panto

Cinderella The Rock ‘n’ Roll Panto

Rehearsals are underway for Cinderella The Rock ‘n’ Roll Panto at Leeds City Varieties Music Hall. The costumed-cast and (plain-clothed) crew gathered at the theatre with their musical instruments to get rocking and rehearsing. The City Varieties pantomime has a set list akin to a full-on gig. Each of the actors plays an instrument and […]