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Last few days to complete survey for creative sector in Kirklees

Tue 26 May 2020

Last few days to complete survey for creative sector in Kirklees

Are you a #Kirklees creative organisation or freelancer? Please fill out this survey by 31 May to have your say on how the coronavirus (Covid-19) has affected your work. We want to make sure Kirklees creatives are r.....Read more

Explore opera from a new perspective!

Tue 26 May 2020

Explore opera from a new perspective!

Experience the fascinating world of opera from the other side of the curtain... in double quick time too, as Opera North share some of their incredible timelapses! Follow the facebook link below to see Samantha Hay's .....Read more

WOVEN during COVID-19: supporting our communities

Tue 26 May 2020

WOVEN during COVID-19: supporting our communities

WOVEN had planned to support other festivals and events in Kirklees during 2020, including visits to working mills, research facilities and studios, along with short talks by those working in the textiles industry, artis.....Read more

Opera North at Home: Sounds of the natural world

Tue 19 May 2020

Opera North at Home: Sounds of the natural world

With a slight easing of lockdown regulation now is the perfect opportunity to get outdoors, grab your headphones and get immersed in Opera North's round-up of playlists, sound walks and films exploring the connections be.....Read more

Shop local textiles

Tue 19 May 2020

Shop local textiles

There are a huge number of amazing and talented textile artists, designers and makers in Kirklees, selling online. You can support this home-grown talent by purchasing handmade unique products from the artists and makers.....Read more

New online course: COVID-19 Business Strategies

Mon 18 May 2020

New online course: COVID-19 Business Strategies

David says: “This course will empower you to generate new income in the short term, devise a new Business Formula, and potentially to transform your whole business model.” It has been designed for owners and senior ma.....Read more

Leeds City Region Creative Sector Coronavirus Impact survey

Sun 17 May 2020

Leeds City Region Creative Sector Coronavirus Impact survey

All creative organisations and freelancers in Kirklees, please take part in the Leeds City Region Creative Sector Coronavirus (Covid-19) Impact Assessment at www.leeds.gov.uk/creativesectorimpact The creative sector.....Read more

Market Gallery exhibitions online

Sun 17 May 2020

Market Gallery exhibitions online

The University of Huddersfield have been updating the Temporary Contemporary Huddersfield website recently with details of exhibitions in the Market Gallery from over the past year. If you're missing a good stroll ar.....Read more

New Indie TV and Film Development Fund Launches

Fri 15 May 2020

New Indie TV and Film Development Fund Launches

The LEP and Screen Yorkshire join forces to support independent production companies in Leeds City Region Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (the LEP) in association with Screen Yorkshire is today announcing a.....Read more

Up to date Government Guidance

Fri 15 May 2020

Up to date Government Guidance

The Self-Employment Income Support Scheme opens for applications today. Self-employed individuals or members of partnerships whose business has been adversely affected by coronavirus will be able to apply for grant worth.....Read more

Donate to hcmf//'s COVID-19 Commissioning Fund

Thu 14 May 2020

Donate to hcmf//'s COVID-19 Commissioning Fund

In response to the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on music creators’ livelihoods, hcmf// is launching a Commissioning Fund campaign and an open call with the aim of providing five UK-based artists with a £1,000 commission.....Read more

How to make a hand puppet from stuff you have at home

Tue 12 May 2020

How to make a hand puppet from stuff you have at home

Got some time on your hand? Have a go at making a hand puppet with things you might have around the house. Thingumajig Theatre have posted pictures and instructions on their Facebook page that show you how to make a fu.....Read more

hcmf//s COVID-19 Commissioning Fund

Tue 12 May 2020

hcmf//s COVID-19 Commissioning Fund

The Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival (hcmf//) is launching a Commissioning Fund campaign and an open call with the aim of providing five UK-based artists with a £1,000 commission to be presented at a future editi.....Read more

Opera North - Sewing for NHS

Mon 11 May 2020

Opera North - Sewing for NHS

With live performances and education work no longer possible, Opera North staff have been putting their creative skills to the best possible use during lockdown by helping those most in need. We asked some of the volunte.....Read more

DCMS Survey on impact of Coronavirus on creative/cultural sector

Mon 11 May 2020

DCMS Survey on impact of Coronavirus on creative/cultural sector

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has commissioned a survey to understand the impact of the Coronavirus outbreak on organisations in the digital, culture, media, sport, gambling, telecoms and .....Read more

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