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Growing success for Maria Wallace and True North Music

Tue 15 Oct 2019

Growing success for Maria Wallace and True North Music

2019 has been another great year for Huddersfield-based music promoter and booking agent Maria Wallace and her grassroots venture True North Music. Maria has once again reached the finals of the Yorkshire Gig Guide Grass.....Read more

After The Storm

Wed 09 Oct 2019

After The Storm

A story of one man's quest for survival and posterity, characterised by selflessness, determination and fortitude...Read more

HLF 2020 & Cosmia Festival seek performers for open Mic night

Tue 08 Oct 2019

HLF 2020 & Cosmia Festival seek performers for open Mic night

Having secured funding from the Arts Council, Huddersfield Literature Festival will take place on 19 - 29 March 2020. For its inaugural launch event the Festival is supporting the new Cosmia Festival with a special Open.....Read more

Chris Longden - Fiction Novelist of the Year (Huddersfield Lass)

Tue 08 Oct 2019

Chris Longden - Fiction Novelist of the Year (Huddersfield Lass)

Christina Longden, Robert’s great x 3 granddaughter and author of both of the new books about him has received an award. Named ‘Fiction Novelist of the Year’, in the 2019 Northern Enterprise Awards, Chris comments: “Thi.....Read more

Young Curators Programme: Open Call

Mon 09 Sep 2019

Young Curators Programme: Open Call

hcmf// Young Curators Programme hcmf//’s Young Curators Programme is aimed at developing talent and leadership amongst the music programmers, promoters and curators of the future. For this project hcmf// is looking to.....Read more

&Piano 2019 Event Dates Announced

Wed 14 Aug 2019

&Piano 2019 Event Dates Announced

After it's first successful year in 2018, &Piano returns for another season of fantastic music performed by fantastic musicians. &Piano begins again with a relaxed afternoon of Musical Theatre on Sunday September 8th .....Read more

Men's Talk 2 - Workshop dates

Wed 14 Aug 2019

Men's Talk 2 - Workshop dates

The Men's Talk 2 Workshop Programme begins next week with sessions at Lawrence Batley Theatre 1300-1600 on Tuesday 20th August and at Brigantia, Empire House, Dewsbury on Thursday 22nd August from 1300-1600. Men's Tal.....Read more

Performance and Micro Commission Opportunity

Thu 25 Oct 2018

Performance and Micro Commission Opportunity

Performance Opportunity Dance in Devon is delighted to invite Devon dance artists to apply to take part in our seventh edition of Watch This Space. Each year we are proud to showcase some of the best ‘home grown’ dance .....Read more

U.Dance SW Regional Platform

Thu 25 Oct 2018

U.Dance SW Regional Platform

Dance in Devon is excited to announce that we will be hosting the U.Dance 2019 Regional Platform for the South West at Dartington on Sunday 14th April 2019. Each year the U.Dance National Festival showcases a selectio.....Read more

Cleckheaton Announces Artist Line-up

Tue 08 Jan 2019

Cleckheaton Announces Artist Line-up

Following our recent successful Advent Calendar Artist announcements we are pleased to list our artists on our website. The list includes Jon Boden & The Remnant Kings, London Philharmonic Skiffle Orchestra, Alden Patter.....Read more

‘I love screaming on the mic’: On the road with hcmf// radio

Tue 19 Mar 2019

‘I love screaming on the mic’: On the road with hcmf// radio

It seemed like a hair-brained idea: taking a 45-year-old Classic Campervan called Betsy and turning it into a mobile radio, one that would tour Kirklees teaching students to DJ and host radio shows. But it was one our Le.....Read more

Huddersfield premiere for Opera North's Armistice commemoration

Mon 05 Nov 2018

Huddersfield premiere for Opera North's Armistice commemoration

Opera North’s Orchestra, Youth Chorus, Young Voices and Children’s Chorus are preparing to join forces for the premiere of a specially commissioned work by leading composer Will Todd, in commemoration of the centenary of.....Read more

Poetry at the Pudding Stop 6/3/19

Sat 23 Feb 2019

Poetry at the Pudding Stop 6/3/19

I'll be reading (along with several other Ver poets) at the Pudding Stop in St. Albans on Wednesday 6th March. Come along and eat pudding/listen to poetry!..Read more

Get Read for The HIDDEN VICTORIAN MUSLIMS

Thu 27 Jun 2019

Get Read for The HIDDEN VICTORIAN MUSLIMS

What's All This ... About These Victorian Muslims? My two new books are nearly ready! A historical biography PLUS a work of creative fiction about the Life and Times of my great x 3 grandfather - working class nort.....Read more

Plan a Fun Palaces event in 2019

Fri 26 Apr 2019

Plan a Fun Palaces event in 2019

Fun Palaces - a campaign celebrating community at the heart of Culture - will see a weekend of creative action (created by, for and with local people) return on 5-6 October 2019. Fun Palaces believes that everyone a.....Read more

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