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 January 2015

  • Friday 2nd January
    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.

  • Tuesday 13th January
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Films at Heart


    India//2013//105 mins//subtitled//Dir Ritesh Batgra

    Saajan, an older man in the dusk of his life, is delivered the wrong lunch by Mumbai;s famously efficient lunchbox delivery system. Young housewife Illa had intended it for her emotionally indifferent husband. To Saajan's surprise, the food is a vast improvement on his usual meal. When he finds a note from Ila enclosed with another meal, he decides to write back.

  • Friday 16th January
    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.

  • Wednesday 21st January
    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.

  • Saturday 24th January
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    Jazz at Heart - Tom Rivière Quartet

    Playing new compositions from the leader and songs from the past. The music echoes old ballads, appropriates familiar structures and delves into more abstract places.

    Tenor saxophone: Matt Anderson
    Piano: Martin Longhawn
    Double bass: Tom Rivière
    Drums: Steve Hanley

  • Saturday 31st January
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    Friendly Fire

    After well received performances in the Autumn, Sound Company returns with Friendly Fire, a script in hand performance with songs.

    Young Billy Dean is one of Kitchener’s volunteers who impulsively signs up in the euphoria of recruitment. He realises what lies ahead but fails to see that he may be losing control of his destiny in the fog of war and its politics.

    8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    Matthew Holborn Quartet

    The Matt Holborn Quartet return to Heart this year for an evening of gypsy jazz and modern swing. This time the band invite special guest Arran Kent on clarinet to create a varied programme of music.
    Arran has been performing alongside Matt in the popular klezmer band Tantz and we thought it high time that he join the quartet for a couple of one off shows this year!

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