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June 2019

Where There’s Muck, There’s Bras with Kate Fox

14th June 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Huddersfield
£5 – £7

Where There’s Muck, There’s Bras is a funny and thought provoking show of stand up storytelling and spoken word about Northern women you’ve heard of-and ones you haven’t. From Hylda Baker to Helen Sharman, Betty Boothroyd to Mother Shipton, these legendary women tell us their stories. By Stand up poet and Radio 4 regular Kate Fox. 7.30pm, tickets £7 full / £5 concessions Booking information to follow.

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Spectacular Showcase of Textile Innovation

15th June 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
University of Huddersfield, Queensgate
Huddersfield, HD1 3DH
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The Marketplace Spectacular will showcase the incredible scientific and creative innovation taking place in the textile industry today. Scientists, businesses and artists are continually exploring how to make the industry more sustainable and environmentally friendly and this is your opportunity to find out how. The Marketplace Spectacular will focus on how this innovation has created a thriving industry in Kirklees and highlight the diverse careers that the industry now offers. Bring the family along on Saturday 15th to see the…

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Stitchable Changemakers: workshop with Sarah Corbett

15th June 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Huddersfield
£5 – £7

We know that changemakers aren’t super heroes; they’re just people who connect their values to their actions. Every single one of us has gifts and talents we can use to be the change we wish to see in the world. Complete these stitchable dot-to-dots as a group or on your own and, as you reveal the face of your chosen changemaker, reflect on the values threaded through them and their lives, and challenge yourself to think about how you can…

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Woven Into Song

16th June 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Holmfirth Arts Festival Holmfirth, + Google Map

Woven Into Song is a performance of a new piece of music that will explore the stories of diverse communities, some of whom settled in Kirklees because of the textile industry. It will create a conversation between different languages, musical styles and experiences.

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Holmfirth Arts Festival Banner Parade

16th June 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Holmfirth Arts Festival Holmfirth, + Google Map

The Textile Banner Parade created by Edgelands Arts with people from across the Holme Valley, and embracing the theme of Generations of Innovators, will fill the streets of Holmfirth with a riotous carnival of colour and music. The parade is inspired by the PLACES which make up the Holme Valley, the PEOPLE who live in it, the TEXTILES which are manufactured here and the CRAFTS made in people’s homes. Communities from across the Holme Valley have come together to learn…

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Word Weavers Cabaret

16th June 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Small Seeds, Castlegate
Huddersfield, HD1 2UD United Kingdom
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£3 – £5

The WORD WEAVERS cabaret brings together poets from across Kirklees in celebration of words spoken and written. Hosted by spoken word artist Rose Condo, the event will feature some of the best poets in the district. The night will also be interwoven (see what we did there!) with a few fun phrase-making games! If you live or work in Kirklees and would like to apply to perform at the WORD WEAVERS cabaret, please complete this short online form. The deadline to…

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July 2019

Go Compose Project – an Electronic Music Production Summer School

13th July 2019 - 18th August 2019
University of Huddersfield, Queensgate
Huddersfield, HD1 3DH
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FREE

Welcome to the Huddersfield Electronic Music Production Summer School 2019 Do you want to learn DJing, computer based music production, audio electronics and sound composition?   The department of Music and Drama at the University of Huddersfield, in partnership with the Yorkshire Sound Women Network and Sound and Music, is offering a 6 weekend series of free workshops for girls and young women* in Kirklees between the ages of 11 and and 22 (see more information on the specific workshops in the menu above). The workshops…

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October 2020

Our Biennale Big Draw

24th October 2020 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Maker World, Unit 33/34
Piazza, Shopping Centre, Huddersfield, HD1 2RS United Kingdom
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FREE

Our Biennale is back for 2020/21 and the first event will be part of The Big Draw – the world’s largest drawing festival. Come and be part of a huge collaborative map which imagines a new future for Huddersfield.Join illustrators Ruth Dyer and Harriet Lawson to draw a new Huddersfield town. In this free drop in session for all the family, we’ll design new buildings, grow new plants, decide what the shops are selling, come up with inventions and imagine…

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Our Biennale Big Draw

25th October 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Maker World, Unit 33/34
Piazza Shopping Centre, Huddersfield, HD1 2RS United Kingdom
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FREE

Come along to the second day of Our Biennale's first event this year, which is part of The Big Draw – the world’s largest drawing festival. Be part of a huge collaborative map which imagines a new future for Huddersfield. Join illustrators Ruth Dyer and Harriet Lawson to draw a new Huddersfield town. In this free drop in session for all the family, we’ll design new buildings, grow new plants, decide what the shops are selling, come up with inventions…

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January 2021

‘Living World’ Sound Art Project

January 6 @ 6:00 pm - February 10 @ 7:30 pm
Online
FREE

With Yorkshire Sound Women Network & Lawrence Batley Theatre Learn to create sound art inspired by your local environment with sound artist Jo Kennedy, and help create a public exhibition! Girls and young people of marginalised genders in Kirklees aged 11-16 years old are invited to join this free online six week course during January – February 2021.   During the course you will: learn about ‘soundwalks’ make an environmental soundwalk using free apps create interactive sound objects collaborate on an environmentally-themed interactive sound installation for public display Six weekly sessions…

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