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Incredible Edibles

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[caption id="attachment_614" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Steven Harrison and stallholder Neil Gough at Neil's Fruit and Veg Stall at Kirkgate Market"][/caption] Opera North paid a visit to Kirkgate Market in Leeds City Centre today, as part of Shop at Leeds... Read More

Banishing the past and hailing the launch of Spring

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Press and PR Manager Lindsey Porter on the first concert across Four Seasons at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park It was one of the warmest days of the year to date and the Yorkshire Sculpture Park couldn’t have been more picturesque. As a golden sun was setting over the newly i... Read More

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

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The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (Les parapluies de Cherbourg), Jacques Demy's 1964 film starring Catherine Deneuve is showing in the Howard Assembly Room tonight at 7.30pm (Friday 8 April). Have a look at this trailer to see why the film is considered to be one of the most romantic... Read More

From Conception to Cradle

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In a time when ‘One Born Every Minute’ on Channel 4 television draws viewing figures of over 800,000 per episode, birth obviously retains its eternal fascination, in all its medical detail, joy and sleepless nights. Although everyone on earth has been through it, perhaps birth... Read More

An Aria with Various Variations

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Richard Boothby explains the dubious story behind the popular title of Bach's 'Goldberg Variations' ahead of Fretwork's performance of the piece at the Howard Assembly Room: While the Aria mit verschiedenen Veränderungen, or ‘Aria with various variations’ is Bach’s dising... Read More

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