Culture

Tewit youth band launch 42nd Harrogate International Youth Festival

Concert

Organisers of the Harrogate International Youth Festival – Music and Performing Arts, celebrated the launch of the 2015 programme with a special concert from Tewit Youth Band at St Cuthbert’s Church in Pateley Bridge. Guests included committee members – without whom the Festival would not be possible – long-term local supporters, local dignitaries and Festival performers. Guests enjoyed drinks and ...

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What’s on at Harrogate Theatre in April

Fat Man Harrogate

Harrogate Theatre Listings for April 2015. Night + Daze A wild night out for a northern lad and a girl who fell down from heaven Night + Daze is a dynamic, hilarious and provocative new piece of dance theatre with an underscore of club beats. This a work in progress performance. Date:               Wed 1 April Location:         Harrogate Studio ...

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Killer Line up for 2015 Crime Writing Festival

Crime writing festival

The world’s biggest celebration of the crime genre has unveiled its full programme at an exclusive launch party in London (Thurs 19 March). Programmed by Ann Cleeves, the bestselling author of the Shetland and Vera books, the London launch includes an exclusive clip of the new Vera series. The star of the show, Oscar-nominee Brenda Blethyn, joined authors and London ...

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The magic of Gilbert & Sullivan returns to Harrogate

The Gondoliers

The Gilbert and Sullivan festival captures England’s most successful musical partnership with its renowned friendly atmosphere and simply the very best Gilbert & Sullivan to be seen anywhere in the world.  Sullivan’s glorious music and Gilbert’s witty, satirical libretto result in a sublime combination that has endured for over a century and ensures that audiences still leave the theatre with a smile ...

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New Community Arts Fund Launches at Newby Hall

From right to left, Two Ridings Trustee Joe Goodhart, Two Ridings Chair Philip Ingham, The Mayoress of Ripon Gillian Stanley, Mayor of Ripon Cllr Mick Stanley

High Sheriff of North Yorkshire, Tom Ramsden, together with Lord Lieutenant Barry Dodd CBE, hosted the launch of the Arts for Change fund at the idyllic setting of Newby Hall on the evening of Thursday, 12 March. The Arts for Change fund was established by Tom Ramsden in his year as High Sheriff of North Yorkshire to support the use ...

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Dirty stop outs – Dj Trev’s weekly guide to what’s on

Dj Trev

Here are this week’s listings; as ever, cheers for reading, drink responsibly and don’t be loose with your affection! Trev x x x Special events, gigs – one offs or monthly events: Monday 9th March Ten Devonshire Place, Brew Dog “Beer Club” free beer and food plus a natter with someone from Brew Dog Brewery! Tuesday 10th March Major Tom’s ...

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