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Campaign group Bradford Live win multi-million pound bid to develop the Bradford Odeon.

Campaign group Bradford Live win multi-million pound bid to develop the Bradford Odeon.

By Harry McMullen Local campaign group, Bradford Live have won the council bid to develop the Bradford Odeon. The Odeon, which has been derelict since 2000, will undergo and £23million pound refurbishment turning the site into a state of the art performance space. The project is expected to be completed by Autumn of 2020, 150 years on from the completion […]

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Spectacular Light Night dazzled in another year of success

Spectacular Light Night dazzled in another year of success

By Adele Lyth The leader of Leeds City Council has described Light Night as a “bold and impressive statement” that has put the city on the global map. The spectacular light and sound event captivated thousands with an evening of artworks and performances by artists from around the world. Light Night is one of the UK’S biggest arts and light […]

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TONIGHT: Spoken word workshop kicks off Chapeltown Arts Festival

TONIGHT: Spoken word workshop kicks off Chapeltown Arts Festival

By David Mackie Chapeltown Arts Festival will kick off tonight with a spoken word workshop by poet Saju Iqbal Ahmed at Inkwell, and conclude on Sunday with ‘LAB in a Van’ – a series of pop-up cabaret pieces performed from the back of a transit van at locations all over Chapeltown. Hip-hop masterclasses, improvisational theatre and an African tie dye workshop […]

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