Year is well and truly underway but have you made any resolutions yet? If
not, why don’t you make one to take in a concert? Still to come in
January, the Kirklees Concert
Season brings to Huddersfield Town Hall “Gordon Stewart” as part of the
organ recital series, and Opera North’s “From Hollywood with Love”
which is a must for movie lovers who are bound to recognise the tunes.
For Gilbert and Sullivan fans, the “Jeremy
Peaker Ensemble” returns to Dewsbury Town Hall, with a foray into the
world of Savoy Opera. Go on, give one a go this January! Do read
on to find other creative ideas of things to see and do in the week/s
ahead, and to find out the latest creative news and opportunities!
AMAZING ACAPELLA (formerly
Harmony@Hope Bank) A regular daytime acapella harmony singing group for
all with Jenny Goodman - come and build your confidence and skills,
experience the sheer joy of singing harmony with o...
Art clubs for children
of all ages at Phoenix Community Centre, Holmfirth. Hands- on
creativity. Fun, social and you don;t have to clear up the mess!
Drawing, painting, making, printing. Our artist-led sessions
Loving Vincent The
world's first fully oil painted feature film, brings the artwork of
Vincent van Gogh to life in an exploration of the complicated life
and controversial death of one of history's most celebrated arti...
Andrew Collins (Classic
FM presenter and Film Editor at Radio Times) guides us through the
world of Hollywood film music with help from Tobias Ringborg, Ian
Buckle and the Orchestra of Opera North. With classic score...
Join us every Friday for
our weekly quiz. Every week we’ll have a different theme kick
starting with The Simpsons 5th January, Game of Thrones 12th
January, League of Gentlemen 19th January, Star Wars 26th January.
Following last year's
unforgettable romp through Gilbert and Sullivan classics, Jeremy is
back with a further foray into the world of Savoy Opera with a few
friends to assist him. Booking in advance is strongly recommend...
Marbling & Book
Binding Workshop We’ll be using Japanese stab binding techniques to
create books with a variety of decorative stitching. Tuesday 16th
January 13:00 - 15:00 £8 per person (Materials included ...
“Mindfulness means the
awareness that arises from paying attention in a particular way; on
purpose, in the present moment, and non-judgmentally.” Jon
Kabat-Zinn 1990 Surely drawing is a perfect way to stay present in
One of the pieces most
requested by the lunchtime organ audience is Julius Reubke's Sonata
on the 94th Psalm. It is an astonishing piece, generally
acknowledge to be one of the pinnacles of organ composition of the
Happy New Year! Start
something new, join a singing group. Sing in t’valley's offers fun,
friendly, inclusive singing sessions in Honley and we've been
running for 8 years! Based in a comfortable community setting...
Huddersfield Light Opera
Company return with their spectacular annual pantomime for all
ages. Loathed by her wicked stepmother for her beauty, Snow White
runs away and seeks shelter in a small cottage in the enchanted...
Come and join our
friendly group which meets every month. The talk on the 10 January
2018 will be ‘The Villas of Edgerton’. David Griffiths from
Huddersfield Local History Society will be talking about their
Sunday 14 January -
7.30pm Monday 15 January - 7.30pm Tuesday 16 January - 7.30pm Final
Year Drama Performance The country is torn by a 14-year-long war.
Lvov, a proxy, dozing messiah is questioned by his 1...
Our next exhibition by
artist Peter Robson, which launches on Friday 1st December (6pm to
8pm) - we hope that you'll be able to join us. Peter Robson's
'Unobtania' presents politically driven events in order to provo...
Enterprise Upcycling -
Something from Nothing Would you like to learn how to transform
useless unwanted items or waste materials into new materials or
products? Great!!! Join us while we explore new or alternative
Feel Good World Dance
Upbeat, fun, dance sessions, which help you to get some aerobic
exercise whilst learning simple fun dance styles from around the
world. Dance styles will include: African, Flamenco, Salsa, Roma...
Sundays 14 & 28
January and 11 February 2pm Lecture series: Simon Poë talks about
19th and 20th Century British artists from Tenniel, who worked for
Punch and illustrated Alice in Wonderland, to Beardsley and giants
Day workshop Saturday
20th January 2018 11 – 3 Learn screen printing with paper stencils!
This simple technique is a great way of screen printing. With a
scalpel, paper and some basic equipment you’ll be creating mu...
EVERYONE IS A MOON -
Amy-Jane Blackhall 21 October 2017 - 13 January 2018 PRIVATE VIEW
INVITATION Saturday 21 October 2-4pm New prints and sculpture
exploring the cadence and repetition of ongoing cycles that ...
University in partnership with YVAN and East Street Arts are
inviting proposals in creative practice that explore specific
social contexts, while thinking critically and imaginatively about
the ways the ...
Events Crew Want to be
part of a team that produces music and art events? Join the Events
Crew! • Learn about how events are produced • Meet new people • Use
your skills • Be part of something exciting & make ...
Share your visual art,
craft, movement, theatre, sound art, music, words, digital art,
experiments and ideas in a relaxed, friendly, and supportive space,
or just sit back, have a cup of tea and enjoy. Visual artists
"Come Play With
Me" have launched a Music Call Out for women. This is an
opportunity for women making music in the Leeds City Region to send
"Come Play With Me" an example of their music and then a
group of well-respe...
After three successful
projects, Dewsbury Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI) is set to
further transform more of the town’s shop fronts. Originally a 5-year
plan, it has been extended for another 18 months up until the ...
The Get Creative
Festival takes place from 17 - 25 March 2018. The new Get Creative
site will be live in the New Year for you to add your own local
events. For now, get inspired by what happened this year in this
Tuesday 13 March Jeremy
Vine What I Learnt: What My Listeners Say – and Why We Should Take
Notice 7.30pm (approx. running time 1hr + signing), £7 (£5 conc)
(allocated seating) Town Hall, Corporation Street HD1 2TA ...