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.


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Box office 0113 2754548


You can view our latest brochure here: Heart Events Feb-April 2015

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 April 2015

  • Saturday 11th April
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

    Tales from Victorian Leeds

    A murderous con-woman, a celebrity house-breaker, a ghost in The Leeds Library and an exiled Abyssinian Prince - Leeds has played host to a whole range of extraordinary characters over the years. It's streets and inhabitants have also been immortalised in songs and in poetry.
    In this collection of curious yarns and comical ballads, local storyteller Matthew Bellwood brings to light some forgotten tales from the city's gas-lit past, with a little help from shadow artist Rebekah Caputo.

  • Tuesday 14th April
    8:00 pm - 10:15 pm

    Films at HEART - Blue Ruin

    Dwight is a mysterious outsider whose quiet life on the margins is turned upside down when he returns to his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance.

    Proving himself an amateur assassin, he winds up in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family. BLUE RUIN is a classic American revenge story that won the FIPRESCI Prize in the Directors’ Fortnight program at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival.

  • Wednesday 15th April
    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 17th April
    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 25th April
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    Jazz@HEART - Matt Roberts Sextet

    Matt Roberts Sextet playing the music of Fats Navarro. Matt Roberts is a London-based trumpeter and composer who regularly appears at large venues and international festivals with his band Gentleman's Dub Club and has recently worked with Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, Paloma Faith, Hurts and Everything Everything. Expect a combination of choice standards alongside more obscure bebop compositions.

  • Wednesday 29th April
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

    Classical Platform

    Classical Platform (in the Shire Oak Room on the last Wednesday of March, April, May and June) showcases local young and old talent, students, amateur musicians, and aspiring professionals at the start of their careers.

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