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Sound Events @ the LBT / Oct 2019

Tue 22 Oct 2019

Sound Events @ the LBT / Oct 2019

Come and join Inclusive Sound Events for free improvised music - all instruments and abilities welcome. Sound Events is a regular (every month or so) improvisation night taking place in the Syngenta Cellar Bar at Lawr.....Read more

Clare Teal and her Band

Thu 24 Oct 2019

Clare Teal and her Band

As the hot bed of Teal creativity, award winning jazz vocalist and Radio 2 presenter Clare Teal’s concerts with her Trio are constantly evolving and renowned across the country for their fabulous arrangements intersperse.....Read more

Dorian - a contemporary re-telling of the Wilde classic

Thu 17 Oct 2019

Dorian - a contemporary re-telling of the Wilde classic

WHAT IF you looked at a photograph of yourself but didn’t recognise the person looking back at you? This brand new play, inspired by the classic story, speaks to urgent contemporary concerns around masculinity, the body,.....Read more

Dorian

Thu 17 Oct 2019

Dorian

Andrew McMillan and Proper Job Theatre Company. What if a portrait didn’t accurately reflect the life you’ve lived, but could be manipulated to show the life you wish you’d lived? What if your body was changing, but th.....Read more

October Comedy Cellar

Thu 17 Oct 2019

October Comedy Cellar

Join us for Huddersfield premiere comedy night. Acts this month: Danny McLoughlin As seen on Dave’s One Night Stand. Voted best MC in the UK in a poll of his fellow comedians. Theatre tour support for Sean Lock, Mic.....Read more

Memories of an Indian Childhood

Fri 25 Oct 2019

Memories of an Indian Childhood

Settle Stories. Be transported to Bombay… dusty, crowded and vibrant… Welcome to Sita’s world of large families, stubborn hairdos and romantic train journeys. Slowly the light-hearted stories about friendships and g.....Read more

Robert Reschid Stanley, 'Hidden' Victorian Muslim - In Batley

Sat 26 Oct 2019

Robert Reschid Stanley, 'Hidden' Victorian Muslim - In Batley

TALK - AND BOOK LAUNCH FOR BATLEY Robert Stanley was northern and proud of it. He grew up in the cradle of Britain’s Industrial Revolution and began work at the age of 10. Self-educated, this grocer and tea-trader m.....Read more

Count Arthur Strong: Is There Anybody Out There?

Wed 16 Oct 2019

Count Arthur Strong: Is There Anybody Out There?

As well as being the all-round entertainer we all know and love from the telly, Count Arthur Strong is also a lifelong fan of astronomy, since having been given a microscope, or whatever it is they use, for Christmas whe.....Read more

The Rite of Spring & Left Unseen

Tue 15 Oct 2019

The Rite of Spring & Left Unseen

Phoenix Dance Theatre. Phoenix Dance Theatre present a culturally distinctive 21st century re-working of the iconic ballet, The Rite of Spring. For his first work created in the UK, Haitian contemporary and folklore c.....Read more

Soonchild

Mon 28 Oct 2019

Soonchild

Red Earth Theatre in association with Arena Theatre Wolverhampton & Derby Theatre. Based on the book by Russell Hoban. Dig out your snowshoes for an Arctic Adventure with live music and songs, 3D and shadow puppets, .....Read more

Halloween crafts – mummies, mummies, mummies!

Tue 29 Oct 2019

Halloween crafts – mummies, mummies, mummies!

Halloween drop in session at Bagshaw Museum from 11am-3pm. Make your own mummy fingers and toes to scare people this Halloween! You can even decorate a spooky jar to keep them in. Also have a go at making mummy masks as.....Read more

John Robbins: Hot Shame (comedian)

Tue 29 Oct 2019

John Robbins: Hot Shame (comedian)

Edinburgh Comedy Award Winner, Digital DJ, Internet-Based Quiz Show Host, yells into a well. Robins returns with his first new show since the sell-out smash The Darkness Of Robins. Soul-bearing, self-lacerating, pipin.....Read more

Mole and Gecko: The Show!

Wed 30 Oct 2019

Mole and Gecko: The Show!

by Simon Mole and Gecko A live rap musical for all the family this October half-term. A mole and a gecko are starting a journey With songs and with poetry too. A quest for adventure – a quest with a duck! And all .....Read more

Staging Schiele

Wed 30 Oct 2019

Staging Schiele

Shobana Jeyasingh Dance. Award-winning Shobana Jeyasingh Dance stage a new searing piece inspired by the life and work of artist Egon Shiele. Four dancers inhabit Schiele’s highly-charged world of colour, masterful.....Read more

Seaside Terror

Thu 31 Oct 2019

Seaside Terror

Odd Doll. Let Odd Doll take you on a terrifying trip to the seaside this Halloween. Be careful as you walk along the dilapidated pier, as the ice cream man is not quite who he seems… Explore his mind-boggling co.....Read more

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