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It's all happening in Leeds. Few cities can boast such a varied calendar of performances, activities and festivals. We're here to guide you to the events that you'll enjoy, whether you're into sport, fashion, culture or cuisine... here's a taster of what's hot, what's here, and what's coming soon to our city...

 

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25 March 2015 to 27 March 2015

Dara O Briain at Leeds Grand Theatre & Opera HouseWed 25 - Fri 27 Mar 2015Catch one of the most charismatic, intelligent, fast-talking and downright funny live performers working today

25 March 2015 to 27 March 2015

The Diary of Anne Frank at The Carriageworks Theatre Wed 25 - Fri 27 Mar 2015In this gripping and powerful adaptation we see Anne as a living, lyrical, intensely gifted young girl who confronts her rapidly changing life and the increasing horror of the time with astonishing honesty, wit and determination. Age 12+

27 March 2015 to 27 March 2015

Vincent Dance Theatre - 21 Years / 21 Works at Yorkshire DanceFri 27 Mar 201521 YEARS / 21 WORKS is a live and online collection of Artistic Director/ Choreographer Charlotte Vincent’s film and production work from 1994 to 2015.

27 March 2015 to 27 March 2015

Tribute Nights at Thorpe Park Hotel & SpaFri 27 Mar 2015Enjoy a three course dinner followed by live music from our tribute acts. The evening is rounded off with sounds from our resident DJ.

13 March 2015 to 27 March 2015

Leeds Festival of Science at Leeds City CentreFri 13 - Fri 27 Mar 2015The annual Leeds Festival of Science offers an exciting programme of events to help enthuse and inspire everyone, whatever their age and experience. Come along and get involved

27 March 2015 to 27 March 2015

Los Camaradas at Headingley Enterprise and Arts CentreFri 27 Mar 2015Los Camaradas is a community salsa band, based in Leeds with players from across Yorkshire who have been playing together for over 8 years.

28 March 2015 to 28 March 2015

St Gemma’s Hospice Spring Fair at St Gemma's HospiceSat 28 Mar 2015The Spring Fair is a great day out for all the family with stalls, tombolas, the Easter Bunny & lots of tasty food! Come along & find some lovely gifts from professional stall holders & stock your Garden with some new plants from our stall

28 March 2015 to 28 March 2015

Tasting Adventure at Roast + ConchSat 28 Mar 2015Our Chocolate Tasting Adventures have been created especially for chocolate lovers who would like to take the next step in their appreciation of chocolate – gaining delicious insider knowledge and tasting tips.

28 March 2015 to 28 March 2015

Gold Leafing and Gilding with Rob Oldfield at The Stanley and Audrey Burton GallerySat 28 Mar 2015Designed specifically with the beginner in mind, this workshop will cover the traditional techniques of laying gold and metal leaf through demonstration and participation

25 March 2015 to 28 March 2015

Mermaid at West Yorkshire PlayhouseWed 25 - Sat 28 Mar 2015Shared Experience in association with Nottingham Playhouse presents Mermaid - A bold reimagining of Hans Christian Andersen's tale of love, loss and desire.

28 March 2015 to 28 March 2015

The Hollies at Leeds Grand Theatre & Opera HouseSat 28 Mar 2015Since emerging as an important component of the magnificent sixties' British Pop Revolution the hallmark sound of The Hollies has never wavered.

28 March 2015 to 28 March 2015

The Diary of Anne Frank at The Carriageworks Theatre Sat 28 Mar 2015In this gripping and powerful adaptation we see Anne as a living, lyrical, intensely gifted young girl who confronts her rapidly changing life and the increasing horror of the time with astonishing honesty, wit and determination. Age 12+

28 March 2015 to 28 March 2015

City of Leeds Youth Orchestra at Leeds Town HallSat 28 Mar 2015The City of Leeds Youth Orchestra’s performances in recent years are one of the great success stories of music making in the region.

28 March 2015 to 28 March 2015

Flowers Band at Morley Town HallSat 28 Mar 2015We are pleased to welcome back to the series the current holder of the Grand Shield, The Flowers Band.

28 March 2015 to 28 March 2015

An Evening of Dirty Dancing - UK Tour at Yeadon Town HallSat 28 Mar 2015An Evening of Dirty Dancing - the hit UK tour comes to Yeadon Town Hall on Saturday 28th March 2015. Tickets available by ringing our box office on 0113 242 00 22 or logging onto our website: www.futuristproductions.co.uk

28 March 2015 to 28 March 2015

Emmerdale Locations Bus Tour at Leeds City Railway StationSat 28 Mar 2015Although the current Emmerdale is now filmed on a closed set this tour will take you to the original locations dotted around West Yorkshire as well as a few sites featured in modern Emmerdale. MEET AT LEEDS RAILWAY STATION

28 March 2015 to 28 March 2015

Jazz@HEART - Urban Jazz Society at Headingley Enterprise and Arts CentreSat 28 Mar 2015Urban Jazz Society are creating a fresh sound, incorporating elements of modern styles like Hip-Hop, Urban, R&B and Jazz.

29 March 2015 to 29 March 2015

Make a Vintage Inspired Half Pinny at Our Handmade CollectiveSun 29 Mar 2015Join OHC at The Bridal Emporium to learn new skills in our Creative Craft Classes. Make a Vintage Inspired half pinny to wear with pride in your home! Own sewing machine and basic sewing knowledge needed please.

29 March 2015 to 29 March 2015

Introduction to Lino Cut at Our Handmade CollectiveSun 29 Mar 2015Join OHC at The Bridal Emporium to learn new skills in our Creative Craft Classes. Learn how to design, print and cut your own lino cut from soft cut lino. Learn new skills and take up new hobbies with us!

27 March 2015 to 29 March 2015

4th Annual North Leeds Charity Beer Festival at North Leeds Cricket ClubFri 27 - Sun 29 Mar 2015Food & Entertainment throughout the three day festival

29 March 2015 to 29 March 2015

Dietrich Buxtehude Membra Iesu Nostri at St. Matthew's ChurchSun 29 Mar 2015An extremely rare opportunity to hear this magnificent work, performed on historic instruments. A magnificent choral journey back in time.

29 March 2015 to 29 March 2015

The Solid Silver 60s Show at Leeds Grand Theatre & Opera HouseSun 29 Mar 2015Celebrating 30 tremendous years of the UK’s original and premier 60s show!

29 March 2015 to 29 March 2015

The Leeds Haydn Players at West Park United Reformed ChurchSun 29 Mar 2015The programme is: Haydn Overture to The Creation, Hummel Grand Concerto in F for Bassoon, soloist David Hudson Baker, and Beethoven Symphony no. 4.

28 March 2015 to 29 March 2015

Ilkley Complementary Medicine Festival at Kings Hall and Winter GardensSat 28 - Sun 29 Mar 2015It is the UK’s premier festival promoting natural remedies & related products.

28 March 2015 to 29 March 2015

Leeds Dock MarketSat 28 - Sun 29 Mar 2015Leeds Dock Market offers street food, locally roasted coffee, enormous cakes, handmade gifts, craft ales and a bar. Children's entertainers 10 - 12 and live music throughout the day. Free water taxis!

29 March 2015 to 29 March 2015

Bullfrog Blues at SmokestackSun 29 Mar 2015Live Blues straight from the Aire Delta. Every Sunday @ Smokestack Free entry 8pm - 10pm

30 March 2015 to 30 March 2015

Ladies Who Lunch at The Food Academy Restaurant Mon 30 Mar 2015Lunch with guest speaker

30 March 2015 to 04 April 2015

Dance ‘Til Dawn at Leeds Grand Theatre & Opera HouseMon 30 Mar - Sat 4 Apr 2015Back by popular demand, following last year’s sell-out success, TV’s Strictly Come Dancing favourites and former World Champions Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace return with Dance ‘Til Dawn

30 March 2015 to 11 April 2015

Avant at Gallery Munro HouseMon 30 Mar - Sat 11 Apr 2015Avant, a photography exhibition that is the result of a partnership between Leeds based photographer Justin Slee and the award winning dance company Northern Ballet.

14 February 2015 to 12 April 2015

Ilkley Camera Club Creative Light Exhibition 2015 at Manor House Art Gallery & MuseumSat 14 Feb - Sun 12 Apr 2015Stunning exhibition of over 100 photographic prints and projected images from one of Yorkshire’s top rated camera clubs. Vote for your favourites. See creative light objects and our take on them. Talks and workshops on many Saturdays.

28 March 2015 to 19 April 2015

Easter Adventure at Stockeld ParkSat 28 Mar - Sun 19 Apr 2015Find memorable days this Easter and Spring with active Adventure Zones within the beautiful woodland of Stockeld Park. Open between 28th March - 19th of April.

28 March 2015 to 19 April 2015

Giant Egg Hunt at Stockeld ParkSat 28 Mar - Sun 19 Apr 2015Our Easter Adventure is Filled With family fun adventures open between 28th March – 19th April

28 March 2015 to 19 April 2015

Design Your Own Chocolate Flavour at Stockeld ParkSat 28 Mar - Sun 19 Apr 2015Our Easter Adventure is Filled With family fun adventures open between 28th March – 19th April

28 March 2015 to 19 April 2015

Easter Maze Mystery at Stockeld ParkSat 28 Mar - Sun 19 Apr 2015Our Easter Adventure is Filled With family fun adventures open between 28th March – 19th April

28 March 2015 to 19 April 2015

Easter Crafts at Stockeld ParkSat 28 Mar - Sun 19 Apr 2015Our Easter Adventure is Filled With family fun adventures open between 28th March – 19th April

28 January 2015 to 19 April 2015

A Study of Modern Japanese Sculpture at The Henry Moore InstituteWed 28 Jan - Sun 19 Apr 2015Introducing modern Japanese sculpture to Britain, this exhibition presents small-scale sculptures from the Taisho and early Showa periods

28 March 2015 to 19 April 2015

An Easter Egg-stravaganza at The Merrion CentreSat 28 Mar - Sun 19 Apr 2015Leeds’ Merrion Centre is offering a bumper schedule of entertainment this Easter break with a range of activities, performances and films bringing fun for the whole family – and it’s all free.

17 January 2015 to 30 April 2015

Solo Ceramic Showcase - Charlotte Jones at The Craft Centre and Design GallerySat 17 Jan - Thu 30 Apr 2015Cornwall with its dramatic land and seascapes inspire Charlotte Jones to make her beautiful ceramics. Her distinctive pots are made from coloured stoneware clay using oxides and self-dug clay.

12 March 2015 to 07 May 2015

Britain from the Air at Victoria GardensThu 12 Mar - Thu 7 May 2015The ‘Britain from the Air’ exhibition begins an eight week residency in Leeds city centre on Thursday 12 March with unique perspectives of some of the UK’s most striking and thought-provoking landscapes

12 March 2015 to 10 May 2015

The Tetley Collection Thu 12 Mar - Sun 10 May 2015For the first time The Tetley will be working with Tetley’s Beer in a new creative commission, ‘The 2015 Tetley’s Collection’.

06 February 2015 to 24 May 2015

One Day, Something Happens: Paintings of People at Leeds Art GalleryFri 6 Feb - Sun 24 May 2015This exhibition explores the everyday theatricality of the body through paintings of the human figure

17 January 2015 to 27 June 2015

'Rings' at The Craft Centre and Design GallerySat 17 Jan - Sat 27 Jun 2015Our annual showcase of rings from ten jewellers who all work in very distinctive styles. Something for every occasion from rings for everyday wear to wedding and engagement rings.

07 March 2015 to 27 June 2015

Group Print Exhibition at The Craft Centre and Design GallerySat 7 Mar - Sat 27 Jun 2015Victoria Keeble and Emerson Mayes showcase their limited edition collagraphs and drypoint prints in this exploration of animals in their natural habitats.

21 March 2015 to 27 June 2015

A Walk in the Park – Jewellery showcase at The Craft Centre and Design GallerySat 21 Mar - Sat 27 Jun 2015Jewellery inspired by park life; trees, wildlife, flora and fauna found in recreational open spaces are all explored by these jewellers in a wonderful display of contemporary jewellery items

18 March 2015 to 11 July 2015

George Morland: In the Margins at The Stanley and Audrey Burton GalleryWed 18 Mar - Sat 11 Jul 2015A new exhibition focusing on the work of British artist George Morland (1763-1804). The first exhibition dedicated to the artist since 1975.

14 February 2015 to 24 July 2015

Georgie Meadows: Stitched Drawings at Thackray Medical MuseumSat 14 Feb - Fri 24 Jul 201520 textile artworks that explore personal experiences of ageing and dementia.

19 March 2015 to 26 September 2015

Bean to Bar Experiences at Roast + ConchThu 19 Mar - Sat 26 Sep 2015Learn how to make chocolate straight from the cocoa bean, using freshly roasted cocoa beans grown on our cocoa estate in Saint Lucia.

04 November 2014 to 27 September 2015

John Fowler Exhibition at Leeds Industrial Museum at Armley MillsTue 4 Nov 2014 - Sun 27 Sep 2015Marking the 150 year anniversary of his death, the work of John Fowler, who was a pioneer in the development of steam engines for ploughing and inventions which changed the course of agricultural practice, will be showcased at Armley Mills

14 February 2015 to 30 November 2015

The Healing Home at Temple Newsam House and FarmSat 14 Feb - Mon 30 Nov 2015An intimate exploration of the role of Temple Newsam House as a hospital and a home during the First World War.

01 January 2015 to 01 December 2015

Gaucho Dinner & Show ExperienceThu 1 Jan - Tue 1 Dec 2015Gaucho Leeds offer bespoke dinner and show experiences in association with the First Direct Arena.

24 January 2015 to 31 December 2015

How Do I Look? at Abbey House MuseumSat 24 Jan - Thu 31 Dec 2015Join us to peep in the mirror and see how people throughout history have enhanced their looks and presented themselves to others.

01 January 2015 to 01 March 2016

Figure and Architecture: Henry Moore in the 1950s at The Henry Moore InstituteThu 1 Jan 2015 - Tue 1 Mar 2016These projects represent Moore's most fully realised attempts to integrate sculpture into the rhythm and fabric of a building
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