Compass Festival 2021

Biennial interactive Compass Festival returns to Leeds from 19 to 28 March 2021. Imagine every Leeds ‘phone box ringing simultaneously. What about a portable museum? And a pop-up pub? These are among the first projects to be announced by the Festival directors. Museums in People’s Homes looks at how collectors engage with the world. Artist […]

Ten Bar Underground – A safe space for Leeds’ students

Voodoo Events, a leading events company in the North with a reputation for the biggest and best parties, has taken a fresh approach to the nightlife calendar for students in Leeds. They have extended Ten Bar to include the nearby Space Nightclub to produce Ten Bar Underground. All events in the space have been carefully […]

North Leeds Has a Boutique Wellness Hub

A body and mind-training wellness hub has found a home just off Street Lane, providing a one stop shop for workouts, therapies and massages in a stylish space for socialising. North Studio is holding classes in yoga, pilates, HIIT and cycle, so whether your preference is relaxing through yoga or high-intensity full body workouts, an […]

Leeds Craft Centre & Design Gallery Re-opens With Special Exhibitions

In a world where we currently expect bad news to be lurking around every corner, it’s heartening to know that Leeds Craft Centre & Design Gallery is welcoming us out of lockdown with no fewer than 5 exhibitions. It’s worth mentioning, of course, that very precaution has been taken to ensure the safety of both […]

Tragedy – The Backstage World of Opera North

Artist and film-maker Lynne Marsh has captured the world behind the stage at Opera North, whilst a live performance of Verdi’s La traviata was being performed on the stage of Leeds Grand Theatre five years ago. The narrative unfolds in parallel with the ‘real time’ of the opera, revealing those elements of the production which […]