heart - headingley enterprise and arts centre

What’s On

At the heart of Headingley we offer a varied programme of music, films, performance, literature and talks.

Scroll down to see our monthly listing and click on the ‘Next Month’ tab to see the following months programme.

Buy tickets  Box office 0113 2754548

Looking for classes and activities to keep you fit, be creative, discover new skills and much more? Check out our classes and activities here  HEART and HDT are proud of supporting two independent community groups in developing their interests and passions, these are Films at Heart and Jazz at Heart who have been with us from the very start and helped us flourish. Intrigued? Keep on reading here and here 

Events in February 2016

  • Friday 5th February
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    Jam Session

    First Friday of every month regular jam session run by jazz-at-heart and an excellent house band of young musicians often from the jazz course at Leeds College of Music.

  • Saturday 6th February
    2:00 pm - 9:30 pm

    Henry IV Parts 1 and 2


  • Tuesday 9th February
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Films at HEART - Ida

    Anna, a young novice nun, is told by her prioress that before she takes her vows she must visit her aunt, Wanda Gruz, her only relative. Anna meets Wanda, a chain-smoking, hard-drinking, sexually promiscuous judge who reveals that Anna’s name is Ida Lebenstein.
    Both women embark on a journey to discover their family story and where they belong.

  • Wednesday 10th February
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    THINK (NEW!)

    We are a community group based on the Philosophy in Pubs movement. We are a brand new group and we will be meeting on the second Wednesday of every month in the Heart Cafe.

    If you’re interested, drop us an email at thinkheadingley@gmail.com.


  • Saturday 13th February
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Valentine's Celebration with The Little Big Band

    The Little Big Band will be playing their signature swing, soul, blues and ‘Rat Pack’ numbers - guaranteed to get your heart pounding…
    And in the café a special mezze will be available until 8.00pm (£10.00 per person) please contact café for details and bookings
    Bar open all evening

  • Tuesday 16th February
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Odd Doll puppetry workshop for children

    Puppet workshop for children.

    The Shadow Puppet Workshop!

    Come and be creative with Odd Doll Puppetry! The puppeteers will teach you all about shadow puppetry and you will get to make your very own shadow puppet. We will then create a story together and perform it on a very special shadow puppet theatre, all set to live music!

    Suitable for ages 6+

    Children £4.00 accompanying adults free

  • Wednesday 17th February
    8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

    Quiz Night

    Join Heart’s monthly quiz night for a relaxed evening of fun! Topics include: celebrities, music, history, literature and cinema.

  • Friday 19th February
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Acoustic Night

    If folk music floats your boat, come along and bring your mates! Join us for our regular Acoustic Night at the cafe` – all players and singers are very welcome.

  • Saturday 20th February
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    Jazz@HEART presents FAMILY BAND

    Led by double bassist Tom Riviere, Family Band is a chordless quartet dedicated to a love of improvisation and loose structures. Influenced by the music of Ornette Coleman, Paul Motian and John Coltrane among others, the band are not afraid to stretch themselves and take risks. This is music created to make you feel. The band will play material from their debut album which has received airplay from BBC Radio 3 as well as brand new material.
    Line Up: Tom Riviere (Double Bass)
    Kim Macari (Trumpet)
    Riley Stone-Lonergan (Tenor)
    Steve Hanley (Drums)

  • Wednesday 24th February
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

    Classical Platform


    Guitarists SINTESI DUO

    David Kelly and Kieran Gunter

    £6 or £3 with NUS card. School-aged young people free!

    Tickets available from venue or HEART website.

    Check Classical Platform’s FB site for each month’s programme.
    Doors open 7.15pm

Category Key

  •   Closed
  •   Exhibitions
  •   General
  •   Other
  •   Performance
  •   Special events
  •   Talks