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Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw

Sat 16 to Sat 23 Mar 2019 (1 week)

Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw

One of the most celebrated plays of the 20th Century. Will Professor Higgins manage to mould and improve the young enthusiastic Eliza? Will Eliza manage to better herself and live a more productive life? A timeless cl.....Read more

Creative Writing

Sun 17 Mar 2019

Creative Writing

Using the park for inspiration, try some creative writing around the campfire. Each session £5 per person. Pre-booking essential...Read more

Brice Catherin & Pierre Alexandre Tremblay

Mon 18 Mar 2019

Brice Catherin & Pierre Alexandre Tremblay

Monday 18 March 7:30pm Phipps Hall A recital? For cello and electronics? Cellist and computer performer? Performer and composers? Humans and technology? Player and creators? Human bodies on a stage.....Read more

Our House

Tue 19 to Sat 23 Mar 2019 (5 days)

Our House

Written by Tim Firth Music and lyrics by Madness Based in 1980s Camden Town, Our House tells the story of London lad, Joe Casey, who, on the night of his 16th birthday, takes the girl of his dreams, Sarah, out on their.....Read more

HLF2019 Launch + Larkinland

Wed 20 Mar 2019

HLF2019 Launch + Larkinland

Join us for the launch of the 2019 Festival, including: 6pm Larkin and Hughes: Poets and Rivals Philip Larkin and Ted Hughes were two giants of twentieth-century poetry. Both were strongly associated with Yorkshire.....Read more

Ask an Ocean Explorer – with Dr Jon Copley - March 21st

Thu 21 Mar 2019

Ask an Ocean Explorer – with Dr Jon Copley - March 21st

An unmissable talk by Dr Jon Copley, marine biologist and advisor for David Attenborough’s BBC series Blue Planet II. Find out about the weird and wonderful creatures of the deep, learn what it’s like to be a ‘bathynaut.....Read more

Lisa Luxx’s Wisdom Salon with Open Mic - 21st March

Thu 21 Mar 2019

Lisa Luxx’s Wisdom Salon with Open Mic - 21st March

Acclaimed spoken word artist Lisa Luxx presents new work on the Festival theme of ‘Memory’ from her upcoming book Breastmilk Martini. Followed by two rounds of Open Mic on the same theme, with a group discussion on th.....Read more

University Brass Band and Symphonic Wind Orchestras

Thu 21 Mar 2019

University Brass Band and Symphonic Wind Orchestras

Thursday 21 March 7:30pm St Paul's Hall The University’s flagship ensembles present an evening of classic and contemporary music for wind and brass...Read more

A Mediterranean Tour: Not Just a Load of Old Stones

Thu 21 Mar 2019

A Mediterranean Tour: Not Just a Load of Old Stones

Lecture by Gillian Hovell at 7.30pm. (Doors open 7.00pm) A tour of the Mediterranean is a visit into the past; ancient sites are littered with ruined architecture and museums are full of works of art testifying to once.....Read more

Beginners Crochet - Day Workshop - March 2019

Fri 22 Mar 2019

Beginners Crochet - Day Workshop - March 2019

Beginners Crochet Designed for complete beginners, come along and learn the basics you need to crochet from first knot to fastening off. Friday 22nd March 10:30 - 15:00 Day Workshop *There w.....Read more

Pat Fulgoni's Blues Experience - Small Seeds, Huddersfield

Fri 22 Mar 2019

Pat Fulgoni's Blues Experience - Small Seeds, Huddersfield

'Friday Night Jive' presents PAT FULGONI'S BLUES EXPERIENCE 22nd March - Small Seeds, Huddersfield FREE ENTRY Brand new raw blues project from local singer Pat Fulgoni, John Hogg - guitars, Billy Lockwood - drums, .....Read more

Johnny Ball

Fri 22 to Sat 23 Mar 2019 (2 days)

Johnny Ball

Venue: Huddersfield Library, Alexandra Walk HD1 2SU Celebrated TV personality Johnny Ball presents a fun and engaging talk based on his new book: Wonders Beyond Numbers: A Brief History of All Things Mathematical. Int.....Read more

Celebrating 30 Years of Elmer the Elephant – Holmfirth

Sat 23 Mar 2019

Celebrating 30 Years of Elmer the Elephant – Holmfirth

Venue: Read bookshop, 41 Huddersfield Road, Holmfirth HD9 3JH Come and join in our celebrations for Elmer the Patchwork Elephant’s 30 birthday year. An iconic children’s book series, created by author and artist, Davi.....Read more

10 x 10 Poetry Cabaret

Sat 23 Mar 2019

10 x 10 Poetry Cabaret

Ten of the best and most exciting poets and spoken word artists in Yorkshire will take the mic for 10 minutes each in this word-packed cabaret. Hosted by Rose Condo. Featuring Rose Condo, Hannah Davies, Den Dixon, Bob.....Read more

Celebrating 30 Years of Elmer the Elephant – Huddersfield

Sat 23 Mar 2019

Celebrating 30 Years of Elmer the Elephant – Huddersfield

Venue: Huddersfield Library & The Packhorse Centre Come and join in our celebrations for Elmer the Patchwork Elephant’s 30 birthday year. An iconic children’s book series, created by author and artist, David McKee, El.....Read more

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