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Love Arts @ The Tetley

An afternoon of live performances, interactive installations and creative workshops. Love Arts Festival have teamed up with DAZL to bring you an opportunity to see a selection of brilliant performances that all have something to say about mental well-being. There’ll also be curious and creative installations and workshops. Most performances will take place in the South Bank Room on the Ground …

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Sisterhood Collective

Sisterhood is a collective of four female musicians; Astraluna, Fuzzy Jones, Fran Wyburn and Miranda Arieh all from Leeds, who celebrate women in music through collaboration not competition. Their uplifting, compelling and eclectic gigs see all artists playing solo and collectively as multi instrumentalists enhancing each others songs. Between the outstanding music on offer they also discuss issues that affect them individually as …

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Love Arts @ Leeds City Museum

A FREE day of wonderful workshops, interactive installations, and excellent exhibitions! Love Arts will take you on a fantastic journey full of surprises. Let us welcome you to a world of wonder, where geo-domes transforms into galleries, and dance, drama, and stories popup where you least expect them. There’s a smorgasbord of creative happenings to suit all appetites, so you can talk, watch, …

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Cinema and Craft Social

Join community artists and film lovers Caz Stiff and Alice Clayden for a relaxed, social evening combining craft and cinema. Throughout the screening of their chosen film, Richard Ayoade’s 2010 directorial debut Submarine, mindful craft based art practices will be taught and supported. People are also encouraged to bring along their own craft projects to work on, share and discuss. Crowd of …

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Artists’ Talk: Meet the artists

Led by Gill Crawshaw Some of the wonderful artists who are exhibiting in the Love Arts Festival will be talking about their work at this informal event. This will be a great opportunity to get an insight into how artists work towards an exhibition, as well as learning more about their practice and influences. There will be chance for questions …

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Open Voices Choir Session

Come and find out more about the Open Voices singing group. It is extremely relaxed, friendly and joyful. You don’t need to read music or have any previous experience of being in a singing group before. The songs we sing are decided by the people who come…anything from old time classics to modern pop songs and much more! Many people who attend …

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Word Well – Yorkshire Poets

A restorative hour of wit, celebration, reflection and music. Let the life-enhancing power of music and the spoken word carry you to places other art forms can’t reach. This performance has been organised by Yorkshire poets (working with Rommi Smith, Hedgebrook Writing Fellow) who believe in celebrating the human voice, self expression and the power of words as a tool for affirmation, promote …

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Communicate – Sheepish Productions

“I should have mentioned it before, my Mum, she, last year, she passed”. James is suffocated by his past. Heather is focusing on the nursery. Based on true events, this is one couple’s journey through bereavement, love, grief, pregnancy, superheroes and enforced pen maintenance. It deals with the importance of talking about how you feel and not letting your past determine your …

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Girls Who Eat Their Feelings – Workshop

As part of Hayley Mills-Styles’ exhibition, Girls Who Eat Their Feelings, which explores her relationship with food and mental health, there will be two textile workshops where participants can learn to make their own felt food. All materials will be provided and the workshops are suitable for people aged 16 and over. The Drawing Room, Leeds Central Library, Calverley Street, Leeds LS1 3AB Age …

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