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17 Feb 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Christopher’s Caterpillars

Written and illustrated by Charlotte Middleton and adapted for the stage by Claire Alizon Hills, Topsy Turvy Theatre return with everyone’s favourite guinea…

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26 Dec 2017 7pm

Lost In Paris (Paris pieds nus)

Fiona, a small town Canadian librarian, receives a letter of distress from her 88-year-old Aunt Martha living in Paris. Fiona…

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22 Dec 2017 7:30pm

The Prince Experience UK – formerly Endorphinmachine

The ultimate LIVE experience of Prince’s music. 

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14 Dec 2017 8:30pm

Friends of Hyde Park Present: Fargo

Jerry is a car salesman in Minneapolis who has gotten himself into debt and is so desperate for money that…

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27 Apr 2018 10:30am - 11:30am

Talk: Florence Nightingale & Yorkshire

A talk by Stephanie Davies about the family connection of Florence Nightingale to Lotherton Hall and her involvement with the…

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2 Sep 2017 - 18 Feb 2018

Protest

Leeds’s rich history of protest movements have fought everything from war to government cuts. Uncover campaigners’ stories through poignant objects:…

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13 Jun 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Talk: Women at War – The Barnbow Story

Bob and Jacki Lawrence reveal the stories of First World War female munitions workers from Leeds, who worked at one…

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2 Feb 2018

The Script

Their new album Freedom Child has topped the UK Official Albums Chart, seeing off competition from LCD Soundsystem and OMD….

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26 Jan 2018 7:15pm

Christiane Karg

ONE OF THE WORLD’S FOREMOST LYRIC SOPRANOS, AWARD-WINNING CHRISTIANE KARG STANDS AT THE FOREFRONT OF TODAY’S LIEDER SINGERS, PRAISED FOR…

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27 Jan 2018 7:45pm

The Martin Hayes Quartet

VIOLINIST MARTIN HAYES’ SOULFUL INTERPRETATIONS OF TRADITIONAL IRISH MUSIC ARE RECOGNISED THE WORLD OVER FOR THEIR EXQUISITE MUSICALITY AND IRRESISTIBLE…

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4 Nov 2017 - 24 Feb 2018

Master Printmakers Print Exhibition

The skills of master printmakers are explored in this beautiful group exhibition of etchings, mezzotints, linoprints, screenprints, collagraphs, drypoints and woodcuts…

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11 Mar 2018 8pm

No Such Thing As A Fish

Join Dan Schreiber, Andrew Hunter Murray, Anna Ptaszynski and James Harkin on the first leg of their brand new UK…

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29 May 2018 - 2 Jun 2018

Beautiful – The Carol King Musical

The Olivier and Tony award winning West End and Broadway show is coming to Leeds as part of its first…

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23 Apr 2018 7pm

The Streets

Part of Mike Skinner and The Streets’  six dates across the UK including two huge shows at London O2 Academy Brixton. …

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20 Apr 2018 7pm - 10pm

Little Carpenters

Linking to the Thomas Chippendale exhibition, a chance for little ones to have fun and create with wood and tools.

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22 Apr 2018 7:30pm

Henry Blofeld 78 Retired

Henry ‘My Dear Old Thing’ Blofeld has hung up his microphone after 50 years commentating on international cricket. The cherished…

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3 Apr 2018 - 7 Apr 2018

Art

David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers present the Old Vic Production of ART written by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton.  Three men.  Three friends.  One white painting. ART is…

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1 Feb 2018 7:45pm

Sona Jobarteh

THE FIRST MAJOR FEMALE KORA VIRTUOSO AND HER ELECTRIFYING BAND PLAY MUSIC FROM HER DEBUT ALBUM _FASIYA_, AND CELEBRATE HER SECOND…

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