A free festival weekend that celebrates influences and talent from around the world in one weekend. Jubilee Square will be transformed into a vibrant melting pot with a main stage of world music delights, street food and hands on creative workshops influenced by every corner of the globe.
A full one hour set from one of the UK's most talented performance poets
Nine Arches Press presents a poetry show double bill with Jacqueline Saphra, Benjamin Tassie and Angela France
Come to the De Montfort Hall this September to see the finest bodybuilders in the UK compete for entry to the UK British Championships.
Leicester's most exciting poetry and rap night. 2 headline acts, 10 open mic spots and a speed poet.
Performance poetry compered by Jess Green with 2 headliners and 10 open mics
Kevan Manwaring & Chantelle Smith perfoming for Leicester's Everybody's Reading Festival
What is professional wrestling? Is it a sport, or theatre, or a soap opera, or dance, or a superhero comic? In October 2016 we published Performance and Professional Wrestling, a book that tried to answer some of these questions. This event invites professional wrestling fans to meet some of the contributors to this book and to share their own experiences of this form. Bring your lucha masks, spandex singlets and steel chairs for an afternoon of pro-wrestling chat!
A full one hour set from one of the UK's most talented poets for Leicester's Everybody's Reading Festival
Mellow Baku performing for Leicester's Everybody's Reading Festival and Black History Month
Guest poets perfoming for the Theatre's support week for World Mental Health Day
It’s October. The days are getting shorter. The nights are getting longer. It’s that time of year, where we cower in fear behind locked doors as the dead walk the streets. Or it should be, but what with all the drinking and dressing up like batman, who has the time to be scared anymore? It’s October. The days are getting shorter. The nights are getting longer. It’s that time of year, where we cower in fear behind locked doors as…
Join us for a Halloween night of ‘Boo!’lesque. We present group and solo performances from Chicas Locas burlesque and the Skytribe Tribal Fusion belly dancers. Expect glamorous costumes, comedy and tease, with more than a sprinkle of mischief. There will be a costume competition so ghoul yourself up and get ready to cackle at our most popular event of the year.
Curve Young Writers is a creative writing group for young writers between the ages of 14 and 17. They have been working with local performer, poet and playwright Jess Green and will be sharing what they have been creating.
Ray Mears will take you on a journey through why he values the wilderness and explain why he believes it is vital for the human spirit and creativity
Inspired by real events, this personal story follows a family finding their way through unfamiliar territory. A story about parents, sisters, and the complex love that binds families together. Using a mix of video projections, sound, live performance, and creative accessibility, People of the Eye explores memories, feelings of isolation, and finding the joy in difference.The DH Ensemble (The Deaf & Hearing Ensemble) is a group of deaf and hearing actors, directors, theatre makers, writers, artists, musicians, dancers and all…
Tetrad kicks off its new season with a bang! Here and Now is a day festival of participatory talks, workshops, improvisations and a headline performance.
Tetrad hosts its flagship performance work in progress night Us & Them, to showcase some exciting new work from around the region and beyond.