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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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 July 2015

  • Friday 3rd July
    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.

  • Wednesday 8th July
    7:30 pm - 9:30 pm


    Richard Wilcocks will talk about his travels in Croatia and his longstanding connections with the country and its people both before and after the break-up of Yugoslavia, with the help of Powerpoint images.

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

    Films at HEART - LILTING

    UK // 2014 // 91 mins // Dir Hong Khaou

  • Wednesday 15th July
    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 July
    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 18th July
    1:00 pm - 10:00 pm


    1 – 5pm: Alternative therapies, African drum workshops for children and adults, face painting, badge making and much more.

    7.30 – 10.00pm: Live band Mojah feat. Paulette Morris (Royal Blood) – reggae, dance music and ska.

    £4.00 per adult – children go free

  • Wednesday 22nd July
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Lecture Series: George Corson, Leeds Architect

    An illustrated talk by Eve Bradford on the life and work of this distinguished architect, designer of many landmark buildings in Leeds - and in Headingley.

    Talks start at 2.00pm with time for questions afterwards and followed by tea in the cafe.

  • Saturday 25th July
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    Jazz @ Heart - Simon Read Octet

    A familiar face on the Leeds jazz scene, monster bass player Simon Read brings his wonderful octet to HEART as part of their UK tour.
    You can hear the band's latest release at https://simonread.bandcamp.com/

  • Tuesday 28th July
    11:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Mimika Children's Theatre - Landscapes

    “Landscapes” is a wordless theatre presentation set inside a beautiful white dome.! It is an intimate, gentle and magical evocation of four areas of the natural world. Audiences travel from the Desert to the Rainforest from under the Sea to Antarctica.

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

    Poetry by Heart

    Do you like poetry? Then come to Heart regular poetry night on the last Wednesday of each month. This month is in partnership with Headingley LitFest

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