Upcoming events at Seven Artspace Leeds and Theatre in the Mill Bradford
The latest newsletters from Seven Artspace Leeds and Theatre in the Mill Bradford detail upcoming events:
On Friday 17
February, 8pm, a welcome return for Land Of Nod. If
you want to eat cake with the Mexicans; sing along with the Morrissey
dancers or marvel at the world’s most monotonous soap opera, this is
the show for you. £8
Seven presents fabulous play, A Regular Little Houdini.
on Saturday 18
February, 7.30pm, Written
and performed by Daniel Llewelyn-Williams, this one-man play is set in
Newport, south Wales at the turn of the last century. A lowly
dockworker's son idolises his hero, Harry Houdini, and commits himself
to a life of magic, but the reality of working-class life in Edwardian
Britain gets in the way. £10
advance / £12 on the door.
On Sunday 19
February, 1.30-4pm, the Seven Jazz Leeds Sunday concert
is Alex Munk 'Flying Machines.
The band fuses rock guitar improv with anthemic melodies and
lusciously textured soundscapes. £10
/£8 conc. Also on
Sunday at 8pm, is the Sunday Quiz in Seven Bar, free with raffle and prizes.
Extraordinary new animated feature from Charlie Kaufman, Anomalisa, on Monday 20 February, 8pm, deals
with loneliness, longing and despair in a profound, subtle way that few
live-action dramas can match. The film follows a lonely customer
service expert who perceives everyone as identical until he meets a
unique woman in a Cincinnati hotel. Stars: David Thewlis,
Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tom Noonan. £6
/ £5 conc on the door.
soon to Theatre in the Mill: SURPRISE! + job opportunity: Artistic
Director, Theatre in the Mill
opportunity: Artistic Director, Theatre in the Mill.
date Monday 06 March 2017. The University of Bradford seeks
an outstanding individual to act as artistic lead of a
National Portfolio organisation whose prime function is to
nurture new work for the theatre (and the artists who make
it) within the context of a great technology University, a
diverse city and a wider theatre ecology and at all times
work towards the University of Bradford's strapline
"Confronting Inequality and Celebrating Diversity".
Click for further information and applications.
Significant Ink is a new talent development
initiative led by New Writing North, which aims to find and
develop brand new voices currently under-represented in UK
screenwriting. The taster sessions are aimed at a range of
writers, including those with no previous experience.
does a girl with social and anticipation anxiety enjoy a surprise
invites you to find out, in a show packed full of party games and
hopefully no panic attacks. SURPRISE! is an interactive clown
show that looks at how we can confront anxiety, overcome fear,
and find freedom from panic through laughter.
suspect we’ll see more of Gaulier-trained Lauren Silver who
has a nice line in comic grotesques.’ – Chortle
– Evening Standard
performance’ – Guardian
rapport with the audience is tremendous fun.’ – British Theatre
'Speaking to a psychologist last week with regards to the
Research and Development of my show he explained that there is an
ongoing struggle to understand Anxiety. The dominant thinking is
to understand it as a Disease i.e. comparable to physical disease
in that it can be modified by using medication, has identifiable
causes and pattern of difficulties, but there is no clear cause
of sequence with Anxiety; it doesn’t respond to medical
intervention well (the drugs have side effects and are not
useful) as unlike Depression, it isn’t down to a chemical