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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Flick through the May – July brochure online here


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 2014

  • Friday 4th 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.

    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    The Fringe Sisters

    Introducing The Fringe Sisters – a Leeds-based female quartet fronting an acoustic fusion of folk, bluegrass and vocal harmony. This summer, as they tour their debut album Homegrown, audiences will capture an integral phase of creative growth and freedom across this family band and its friends.

  • Saturday 5th July
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Opus

    Opus is a nine piece Latin ensemble which celebrates the rich musical culture of Brazil. In an exciting evening of Samba and Bossa Nova, they will feature the music of composers such as Joao Donato, Sergio Mendes, J.T. Merelles, Antonio Carlos Jobim and even Cuban legends Chucho Valdes, Paquito D'Rivera and Poncho Sanchez. Iressistable dancing music!

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

    Films at HEART - Nebraska

    An aging, booze-addled father makes the trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim a million-dollar Mega Sweepstakes Marketing prize. Told with deadpan humor and a unique visual style, it’s ultimately the story of a son trying to get through to a father he doesn’t understand.

  • Friday 11th July
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    Sweet Sounds of Summer with Free Range Choir

    Following on from their sellout performances of Sing Freedom, Free Range return to HEART with an evening of music to reflect the warmth and growth of the summer – glorious choral harmonies illustrated by visual images of the natural world.
    The varied programme also includes humour with ukuleles from The Retrolettes, interesting songs with jazz-style improvisation and a country flavour from Eclectic Sparks, United Harmonies singing traditional songs from southern Africa and witty words from Raftery the Poet.

  • Wednesday 16th 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.

  • Thursday 24th July
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Jody Kamali: One Man Variety Show

    Bristolian character comedian and clown, Jody Kamali, presents a sensational variety show featuring a plethora of unforgettable characters...all performed by one man.
    Prepare to be dazzled and amazed by an idiot, who regularly performs on the alternative comedy and variety circuit in London and the UK and also annually at the Edinburgh Festival.

  • Friday 25th July
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

    Jody Kamali: One Man Variety Show

    Bristolian character comedian and clown, Jody Kamali, presents a sensational variety show featuring a plethora of unforgettable characters...all performed by one man.
    Prepare to be dazzled and amazed by an idiot, who regularly performs on the alternative comedy and variety circuit in London and the UK and also annually at the Edinburgh Festival.

  • Saturday 26th July
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    Jazz at HEART - Apollo US presents Veronneau

    Launched in 2010, international quartet Veronneau have captivated festivals, concert halls and jazz clubs across North America and Europe. Led by French-Canadian singer Lynn Veronneau, the group play a mix of bossa nova, swing, samba and gypsy jazz performed not only in English but in French and Portuguese, too! The band return to the UK this summer following on from hugely successful festival appearances in recent years.

  • Wednesday 30th 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

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