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Future Bodies

Fri 19 Oct 2018

Future Bodies

The technology of the future is being developed, in part, by very intelligent and/or very well-funded people who believe that death is just a technical glitch and immortality is genuinely possible. Two of the uk’s m.....Read more

The Lightnin' Jacks - Small Seeds, Huddersfield

Fri 19 Oct 2018

The Lightnin' Jacks - Small Seeds, Huddersfield

'Friday Night Jive' presents The Lightnin' Jacks Friday, 19th October - Small Seeds, Huddersfield FREE ENTRY Don't miss out on a live band, based in West Yorkshire, playing Rock n Roll, Blues and Rockabilly classic.....Read more

Dane Baptiste: G.O.D (Gold, Oil, Drugs)

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Dane Baptiste: G.O.D (Gold, Oil, Drugs)

Fresh from hosting Live at the Apollo and another total sell out run at the Edinburgh Fringe, Dane Baptiste brings his third smash hit show on national tour. Original, provocative and exceptionally crafted, g......Read more

Wings with live score

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Wings with live score

Part of the Kirklees Concert Season 2018/2019 We mark the centenary of both the end of World War I and the formation of the Royal Air Force with a special screening of the 1927 silent film, Wings, with Carl Davis’ 199.....Read more

Life Drawing Sessions Huddersfield

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Life Drawing Sessions Huddersfield

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The Living and the Dead:  The Victorians and Their Afterlife

Thu 18 Oct 2018

The Living and the Dead: The Victorians and Their Afterlife

Arts Society Lecture by Suzanne Fagence Cooper MA PhD : 7.30pm Ghosts, mesmerism and Spiritualism: the Victorians were obsessed with the uncanny. This lecture lifts the veil on apparitions in 19th century art - looking.....Read more

Get Well Soon at Heritage Quay

Wed 17 Oct 2018

Get Well Soon at Heritage Quay

7.30pm 70 years of the NHS! All is not well at St Monica’s Hospital. They’re on life support; facing bugs, bed-blockers and a battle to save A & E. With tunes, transfusions and titters, join Mikron as we make.....Read more

Making Music Democratically: Equality, Difference, Participation

Wed 17 Oct 2018

Making Music Democratically: Equality, Difference, Participation

What does it mean to make music democratically? How might music-making allow us to imagine a different kind of democracy? Join us for a discussion about the relationship of music and democracy, as it has been imagine.....Read more

Four Completely Unrelated Plays

Mon 15 to Wed 17 Oct 2018 (3 days)

Four Completely Unrelated Plays

What do a cat bowl, fairy lights, a wine bottle and a computer all have in common? Absolutely nothing. Exploring the themes of strained family and marital relationships, sexuality and the rise of artificial intell.....Read more

Speak Up! Huddersfield (October 2018)

Tue 16 Oct 2018

Speak Up! Huddersfield (October 2018)

Hosted by The Media Centre Presented by Speak Up! Huddersfield Apparently, people fear public speaking more than death! Crazy, eh? Should it really be that way? Here at Speak Up! we don't think so. We're on a miss.....Read more

Metal Stamping at The Peppercorn, 16/10/18 7-9

Tue 16 Oct 2018

Metal Stamping at The Peppercorn, 16/10/18 7-9

In this session you will learn to make your own personalised hand stamped jewellery. This will include bracelets, pendants and keyrings. After a chance to practice with different stamps, fonts and hammers you will make a.....Read more

Organ Concert: Gordon Stewart - 15 October

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Organ Concert: Gordon Stewart - 15 October

Part of the Kirklees Concert Season 2018/2019 (This concert is dedicated to past and present members of Wakefield & District Organists Association and is kindly sponsored by Pete Shakles) A recording on the Hudders.....Read more

Consone String Quartet

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Consone String Quartet

A classical chamber Music Concert Haydn: Quartet in D minor op 42 Fanny Mendelssohn: Quartet in E flat major Haydn: Quartet In D minor op 103 (unfinished) Felix Mendelssohn: Quartet in E minor op 44 no 2..Read more

Marsden Jazz Festival

Fri 12 to Sun 14 Oct 2018 (3 days)

Marsden Jazz Festival

Marsden Jazz Festival (now in its 27th year) is recognised as being one of the UK’s longest-established jazz festivals. This year sees a packed programme that will see over 800 performers, 250 of which will be young musi.....Read more

Contemporary Life Drawing

Thu 27 Sep to Thu 18 Oct 2018 (3 weeks)

Contemporary Life Drawing

Thursday 27th September 6pm - 8pm 4 x weeks Each week we will explore creative and conceptual techniques to drawing using a variety of mediums. This course is suitable for all abilities, beginners to drawing or .....Read more

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