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One Day Events
The Simon & Garfunkel Story
Tue 16th 07:30 PM
Direct from its success at London’s Lyric Theatre and a worldwide tour The Simon & Garfunkel Story is...

St Georges Hall, Bridge Street, Bradford, West Yorkshire BD1 1JT
Phone: 01274 432375
Web: http://www.bradford-theatres.co.uk/venues/st-georges-hall
Starts 16th Jul 2019, 07:30 PM
Graham Nash: An Intimate Evening of Songs and Stories
Wed 17th 07:30 PM
Legendary artist Graham Nash is coming to the Victoria Theatre Halifax on Wednesday 17 July. Graham is a two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee - with Crosby, Stills, and Nash and with the Hollies. He was also inducted twice into the Songwriter's Hall of Fame, as a solo artist and with CSN, and he is a GRAMMY Award winner.

Victoria Theatre, 2 Fountain St, Halifax, HX1 1BP
Phone: 01422 351158
Web: http://www.calderdale.gov.uk/victoria/
Starts 17th Jul 2019, 07:30 PM
Graham Nash: An Intimate Evening of Songs and Stories
Wed 17th 07:30 PM
Legendary artist Graham Nash is a two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee - with Crosby, Stills, and Nash and with the Hollies. He was also inducted twice into the Songwriter's Hall of Fame, as a solo artist and with CSN, and he is a GRAMMY Award winner.

Victoria Theatre, 2 Fountain St, Halifax, HX1 1BP
Phone: 01422 351158
Web: http://www.calderdale.gov.uk/victoria/
Starts 17th Jul 2019, 07:30 PM
Heritage Tour
Thu 18th 10:30 AM
Tours of Darlington Hippodrome provide you with the chance to explore the building and learn about its heritage and history.

Darlington Civic Theatre, Parkgate, Darlington, DL1 1RR
Phone: 01325 486555
Web: http://www.darlingtonhippodrome.co.uk/
Starts 18th Jul 2019, 10:30 AM
Friends of the Victoria Theatre: Theatre Tours
Thu 18th 11:00 AM
Have you always fancied taking a look around the Victoria Theatre? The Friends of the Victoria Theatre are running guided tours of this historic venue in July and September. These tours last approximately an hour and you will hear some fascinating stories about the building, its architecture and rich history. Places are limited to 20 per tour and must be booked in advance.

Victoria Theatre, 2 Fountain St, Halifax, HX1 1BP
Phone: 01422 351158
Web: http://www.calderdale.gov.uk/victoria/
Starts 18th Jul 2019, 11:00 AM
Bradford Science Festival
Thu 18th 06:00 PM
Book online for this free event to launch the Festival 18-21 July in Bradford

Little Horton Lane, Bradford BD1 1NQ
Phone: 0844 856 3797
Web: http://www.scienceandmediamuseum.org.uk
Starts 18th Jul 2019, 06:00 PM
Years & Years
Thu 18th 07:30 PM
The chart-topping electro-pop group – fronted by Yorkshire-born singer Olly Alexander – will play the UK’s biggest open-air arena

Burniston Rd, Scarborough YO12 6PF
Phone: 01723 383635
Web: http://www.scarboroughopenairtheatre.com
Starts 18th Jul 2019, 07:30 PM
Madness
Fri 19th 07:30 PM
Fresher of face and fleeter of foot than ever, it’s hard to believe 2019 will mark four decades since a rag tag of self-proclaimed ‘hoolies and urchins’ first emerged, gloriously unreconstructed, from the back streets of Camden Town fusing reggae, punk and pop on their classic debut album ‘One Step Beyond’

Burniston Rd, Scarborough YO12 6PF
Phone: 01723 383635
Web: http://www.scarboroughopenairtheatre.com
Starts 19th Jul 2019, 07:30 PM
Clare Teal And Her All Stars: Clare Teal
Fri 19th 07:30 PM
Winner of numerous awards, voted Jazz Vocalist of the Year three times running. This talented jazz vocalist and songwriter, whose influences range from Ella Fitzgerald to Cole Porter and Noel Coward, is '...one of the best vocal talents to emerge from the UK in a long, long while' (Michael Parkinson).

Grand Opera House, Clifford Street, York YO1 9SW
Phone: 0844 871 3024
Web: http://www.atgtickets.com/venues/grand-opera-house-york/
Starts 19th Jul 2019, 07:30 PM
Madness
Fri 19th 07:30 PM
Fresher of face and fleeter of foot than ever, it’s hard to believe 2019 will mark four decades since a rag tag of self-proclaimed ‘hoolies and urchins’ first emerged, gloriously unreconstructed, from the back streets of Camden Town fusing reggae, punk and pop on their classic debut album ‘One Step Beyond’.

Burniston Rd, Scarborough YO12 6PF
Phone: 01723 383635
Web: http://www.scarboroughopenairtheatre.com
Starts 19th Jul 2019, 07:30 PM
Wine Dash
Sat 20th 09:00 AM
The cross-country dash starts in the beautiful surroundings of the Little Wold Vineyard and takes you up and down hills along part of the Wolds Way countryside with views only interrupted by our four wine stations - with wine provided by the House of Townend. Choose to enjoy 5km or challenge yourself to 15 miles and enjoy the wine in the last 5km.

Little Wold Vineyard, Brough
Phone: 01482 785751
Web: https://www.dovehouse.org.uk/events-challenges/challenges-events/wine-dash-2019
Starts 20th Jul 2019, 09:00 AM
Austentatious - An Improvised Jane Austen Novel
Sat 20th 04:00 PM
A six-piece comedy theatre ensemble whose cast includes Cariad Lloyd (Fosters Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer Nominee 2011), Rachel Parris (Hackney Empire New Act Of The Year Finalist 2011), Amy Cooke-Hodgson (Olivier Award winning La Boheme, Showstopper!), Andrew Murray (Private Eye), Graham Dickson (The Messiah, Scooter Thomas, The Pride), and Joseph Morpurgo (Monkey Toast).

Grand Opera House, Clifford Street, York YO1 9SW
Phone: 0844 871 3024
Web: http://www.atgtickets.com/venues/grand-opera-house-york/
Starts 20th Jul 2019, 04:00 PM
Lewis Capaldi
Sat 20th 07:30 PM
The 22-year-old singer songwriter has just scored his first UK Number One single with the sensational ‘Someone You Loved’ and will now play the UK’s largest open air arena on Saturday 20th July

Burniston Rd, Scarborough YO12 6PF
Phone: 01723 383635
Web: http://www.scarboroughopenairtheatre.com
Starts 20th Jul 2019, 07:30 PM
Speakeasy 1920s Fancy Dress Party
Sat 20th 07:30 PM
Don’t miss this roaring night out! Don your flapper dresses and fedoras  and come to the Town Hall Tavern for a fancy dress party like no other. Of  course, it wouldn’t be a 1920s party without some decadent drinks and  specialist cocktails will be served all night.   

Yeadon Town Hall, High Street, Yeadon, Leeds LS19 7PP
Phone: 0113 440 1596
Web: http://www.yeadontownhall.co.uk
Starts 20th Jul 2019, 07:30 PM
Longer Events
Studio to Selfie exhibitiion
The exhibition looks at the relationship between the photographer, the viewer and the subject and how now, in the era of the mobile phone camera and the selfie, the photographer is often all three.

235 Moorside Rd, Bradford BD2 3HP
Phone:
Web: https://www.bradfordmuseums.org/venues/bradford-industrial-museum
Ends 10th Nov 2019 04:00 PM
Whitby and the Cosmos: the Search for Dark Matter
The exhibition celebrates the donation of the ZEPLIN III Dark Matter Detector to the museum by Imperial College London and is supported by the Royal Society.It will feature exhibits ranging from 18th-century scientific instruments used by Captain Cook’s research team during their exploration of the South Seas to cutting-edge equipment from Boulby Underground Laboratory, just north of Whitby, where 21st-century scientists are leading the search for Dark Matter.

Whitby Museum, Pannett Park, Whitby YO21 1RE
Phone: 01947 602908
Web: http://: www.whitbymuseum.org
Ends 20th Jul 2019 04:30 PM
Dreamland
Dreamland is a new creative play installation designed for children from 0 – 4 years and their grown-ups, part of the free programme of specially commissioned play spaces at The Hullabaloo.

The Hullabaloo, Borough Road, Darlington, DL1 1SG
Phone: 01325 405680
Web: https://www.theatrehullabaloo.org.uk/free-shows/enchanted-forest/
Ends 23rd Nov 2019 04:00 PM
Enchanted Forest
Inspired by the ideas of local children, the forest is a magical interactive space with storytelling trees, luminous fairy ponds and musical lily pads. It is designed for a child to play in with their grown-ups and there are elements for crawlers and toddlers right up to children around 10 years

The Hullabaloo, Borough Road, Darlington, DL1 1SG
Phone: 01325 405680
Web: https://www.theatrehullabaloo.org.uk/free-shows/enchanted-forest/
Ends 2nd Nov 2019 02:00 PM
Positive Emotions
In its latest exhibition, Kunsthuis Gallery will exhibit work from fifty National and International artists responding to the theme “Positive Emotions”. Reflecting on emotions such as Joy, Serenity, Interest, Amusement, Enthusiasm, Optimism, Inspiration and Awe.

Kunsthuis Gallery, Mill Green Farm, Crayke, North Yorkshire YO61 4TT
Phone:
Web: http://www.kunsthuisgallery.com
Ends 27th Oct 2019 04:00 PM
Barbara Hepworth - on permanent display
This exhibition provides a survey of Hepworth’s extraordinary career, from early wood carvings to iconic stringed sculptures and polished bronzes from the 1970s.

Gallery Walk, Wakefield WF1 5AW
Phone: 01924 247360
Web: http://www.hepworthwakefield.org/
Ends 31st Dec 2019 04:00 PM
Wedding Dresses at the Royal Pump Room
Over 30 antique and vintage wedding dresses have been selected from the archives for this stunning costume exhibition which also lays bare some of the real life stories behind the dresses. Were these gorgeous dresses the foundation of a wonderful wedding and marriage? Accompanied by two dresses created by contemporary textile artist Julia Triston, this exhibition aims to not only showcase some exquisite historical costumes, but also to add to the discourse around “til death do us part”.

The Royal Pump Room Museum, Crown Place, Harrogate, HG1 2RY
Phone: 01423 556188
Web: www.harrogate.gov.uk/museums
Ends 15th Sep 2019 05:00 PM
A Hullabaloo in Wonderland
Come and join us down the rabbit hole for A Hullabaloo in Wonderland. We’ll be creating our very own version of Wonderland with a vert special tea party, mad hat making, games within the woods and a trail of things to discover. Prepare to meet unexpected characters around our building and within our creative play installation, Enchanted Forest! Be careful though… or it’ll be ‘Off with your head!” What curiosities will you find on this weird and wonderful adventure? Suitable for ages 1-

The Hullabaloo, Borough Road, Darlington, DL1 1SG
Phone: 01325 405680
Web: https://www.theatrehullabaloo.org.uk/free-shows/enchanted-forest/
Ends 2nd Nov 2019 03:00 PM
Printmakers Council
A nationally important collection of over 100 vibrant new prints will go on show - will feature work by leading printmakers including prize-winners from the PmC’s biannual competition. The gallery is open Tuesdays to Sundays (plus Bank Holiday Mondays)

Scarborough Art Gallery, The Crescent, Scarborough YO11 2PW
Phone:
Web:
Ends 8th Sep 2019 05:00 PM
William Powell Frith - The People's Painter - Bicentenary Exhibition
Click onto Richard's preview to find out more about this blockbuster exhibition which will bring together almost all Frith's entire canon of work, including his best known paintings from the Tate, V&A, Royal Academy and HM The Queen. https://yorkshiretimes.co.uk/article/William-Powell-Frith-The-Peoples-Painter-A-Bicentenary-Exhibition

Mercer Art Gallery
Phone: 01423500600
Web: www.harrogate.gov.uk/info/20152/mercer_art_gallery
Ends 29th Sep 2019 04:00 PM
William Powell Frith – The People’s Painter – Bicentenary Exhibition
Marking the bicentenary of his birth at Aldfield near Harrogate, this major exhibition of the work of William Powell Frith – whose great panoramas of Victorian life made him the most popular painter of his time – draws together over 70 paintings and prints from major national collections, including HM The Queen, Tate Britain, the Royal Academy and the V&A. There will also be previously unseen works of art loaned from private collections and descendants of the artist.

The Mercer Art Gallery, Swan Road, Harrogate, HG1 2SA
Phone: 01423 500600
Web: www.harrogate.gov.uk/museums
Ends 28th Sep 2019 05:00 PM
Grease The Musical
The world’s best-loved musical has been propelled to fresh, dizzying heights – grittier and more glamorous than ever in this hit brand-new production from Leicester Curve, directed by Nikolai Foster. After a whirlwind summer romance, leather-clad greaser Danny and girl-next-door Sandy are unexpectedly reunited when she transfers to Rydell High for senior year. But can they survive the trials and tribulations of teenage life, and find true love once more?

Leeds Grand, 46 New Briggate, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 6NZ
Phone: 0844 848 2700
Web: http://www.leedsgrandtheatre.com/
Ends 20th Jul 2019 10:00 PM
The Tracey Krupianka Exhibition
Tracey is one of the best selling artists in West Yorkshire, her work is much sought after. Entrance is Free. The Catalogue is also Free. Closed Sundays.

The Heart, Headingley Enterprise & Arts Centre, Bennett Rd, Leeds LS6 3HN
Phone: 0113 2754548
Web: http://heartcentre.org.uk
Ends 16th Aug 2019 11:00 PM
Summer exhibition
To mark the 50th anniversary of the first humans setting foot on the moon, the National Science and Media Museum’s summer exhibition takes a giant leap into space to explore how science has enabled people on earth to see and hear what happens in the depths of the galaxy. This free family showcase takes a look at some of the amazing space-age technology that has revealed the secrets of the universe, from the live TV broadcasts of the Apollo 11 moon landing in 1969, to the equipment that beamed

Little Horton Lane, Bradford BD1 1NQ
Phone: 0844 856 3797
Web: http://www.scienceandmediamuseum.org.uk
Ends 31st Oct 2019 04:00 PM
Conrad Shawcross Exhibition
This exhibition brings together works by artist Conrad Shawcross and celebrates the accompanying installation Chord, which can be seen on display at the Jute Shed, Halifax’s new art space at Dean Clough Mills.

The Piece Hall, Blackledge, Halifax HX1 1RE
Phone: 01422 525222
Web: http://www.thepiecehall.co.uk
Ends 21st Jul 2019 04:00 PM
AI: More than Human
AI: More than Human invites you to explore our relationship with artificial intelligence. This major centre-wide ‘festival-style’ exhibition explores creative and scientific developments in AI, demonstrating its potential to revolutionise our lives.

York Barbican, Paragon St, York, North Yorkshire YO10 4AH
Phone: 0844 854 2757
Web: http://www.yorkbarbican.co.uk/
Ends 26th Aug 2019 04:00 PM
Living Colour - Lee Krasner Exhibition
Lee Krasner is a key figure in American art, whose energetic work reflects the spirit of possibility in post-war New York.

York Barbican, Paragon St, York, North Yorkshire YO10 4AH
Phone: 0844 854 2757
Web: http://www.yorkbarbican.co.uk/
Ends 1st Sep 2019 04:00 PM
Stepping Out
The ultimate feel-good comedy, with live music and tap dancing! A modern classic about a group of strangers who come together every week for a tap dancing class in their local church hall, this comedy features a cast of ten characters, who gradually form friendships and reveal secrets, whilst their dynamic dance teacher Mavis strives to keep them in time.

Stephen Joseph Theatre, Westborough, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO11 1JW
Phone: 01723 370541
Web: http://sjt.uk.com
Ends 3rd Aug 2019 10:00 PM
Jesus Christ Superstar
Winner of the Olivier Award for Best Musical Revival, this ‘adrenaline-pumping’ (New York Times) production is back

York Barbican, Paragon St, York, North Yorkshire YO10 4AH
Phone: 0844 854 2757
Web: http://www.yorkbarbican.co.uk/
Ends 24th Aug 2019 10:00 PM
She Fest
She Productions take over the theatre for 2 weeks. Working alongside Emma Garness the theatre will be hostess to workshops, art exhibitions cabaret and comedy.

East Riding Theatre, 10 Lord Roberts Rd, Beverley HU17 9BE
Phone: 01482 874050
Web: http://www.eastridingtheatre.co.uk/
Ends 20th Jul 2019 10:00 PM
Les Miserables
After nearly a decade since the last sell-out UK tour, Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed Broadway production

Alhambra Theatre, Morley St, Bradford, West Yorkshire BD7 1AJ
Phone: 01274 432000
Web: http://www.bradford-theatres.co.uk
Ends 10th Aug 2019 10:00 PM
Stan Bulmer: Whispers - Exhibition
Stan Bulmer has had a successful career as a photographer in Barnsley for over 40 years. His father, the late Stan Bulmer Snr, was a well-known photographer for the Barnsley chronicle. In 1978 Stan Jnr and Stan Snr established their business Stan Plus Stan Two, photographing weddings and portraits before becoming the official photographers for Barnsley Football Club.

Barnsley Civic Theatre, Hanson St, Barnsley S70 2HZ
Phone: 01226 327000
Web: http://www.barnsleycivic.co.uk
Ends 31st Aug 2019 06:00 PM
Visible Girls: Revisited
A photographic exhibition by Anita Corbin, reuniting women with their adolescent selves; images revealing how we feel about, and reflect upon, our identity and society at the various stages in our lives.

Barnsley Civic Theatre, Hanson St, Barnsley S70 2HZ
Phone: 01226 327000
Web: http://www.barnsleycivic.co.uk
Ends 31st Aug 2019 06:00 PM
Stones in his Pockets
A small village in rural Ireland is turned upside down when a major Hollywood film studio descends to make a historical blockbuster on location. The story is told through the eyes of Charlie Conlon and Jake Quinn, employed as extras along with numerous other locals. As cultures clash, it becomes clear that Tinseltown's romanticized dream of Ireland is a long, long way from reality. Just two talented actors brilliantly bring to life a multitude of extraordinary characters, ranging from the spoilt

Darlington Civic Theatre, Parkgate, Darlington, DL1 1RR
Phone: 01325 486555
Web: http://www.darlingtonhippodrome.co.uk/
Ends 20th Jul 2019 10:00 PM
30 Stories: Exhibition
Celebrate 30 amazing years of Square Chapel with our ’30 Stories’ exhibition. ‘30 stories’ showcases 30 unique stories from the people who have helped shape the organisation you see today.

Square Chapel, 10 Square Road, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HG1 1QG
Phone: 01422 349422
Web: http://www.squarechapel.co.uk
Ends 31st Jul 2019 04:00 PM
Bradford Science Festival
Taking place exactly 50 years after the first humans landed on the moon, the 2019 Bradford Science Festival promises to feature a look at space travel among its main attractions. As it brings together a whole raft of organisations from Bradford District and beyond to celebrate science and technology in a fun, family-friendly environment, the festival aims to attract even more than the 34,000 people who attended in 2018. Produced for the third time by the National Science and Media Museum, and ta

Little Horton Lane, Bradford BD1 1NQ
Phone: 0844 856 3797
Web: http://www.scienceandmediamuseum.org.uk
Ends 21st Jul 2019 04:00 PM
Wonka: The Untold Story of a Chocolate Factory
Have you ever wondered what happened before the factory opened its doors? The West Yorkshire Drama Academy invites you to meet Willy Wonka before fame struck; when he was a young and desperate man. Together, he and a naive inventor, Arthur Slugworth, make their way to the top of the global sweet-making business. However, as time goes on, Wonka begins to lose his grip on reality. As his secrets are threatened and his world is turned upside-down, he struggles to keep his sanity as he progresses

Lawrence Batley Theatre, Queen St, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD1 2SP
Phone: 01484 430528
Web: http://www.thelbt.org
Ends 19th Jul 2019 10:00 PM
David Worsley: Turn of the Wheel
This exhibition is by the Head Verger here at Bradford Cathedral. For seven years before joining the cathedral, David was a potter making handmade ceramic tableware. His pots are characterised by their clean lines and simple shapes, with the surface decoration created out of the process of the pot’s making. Meet the artist on Friday 19 July at 7pm. Free event. Refreshments available from 6:30pm.

Bradford Cathedral, 1 Stott Hill, Bradford BD1 4EH
Phone: 01274 777720
Web: https://www.bradfordcathedral.org/whats-on/artspace/turn-of-the-wheel/
Ends 1st Sep 2019 06:00 PM
Tramlines Festival
Tramlines Festival Adds Over 15 Acts To 2019 Line Up. The Tramlines Festival is an annual music festival held in Sheffield. The festival was originally free to attend, but now requires tickets. The line-up consists of national and local artists. The festival is curated and organised by a panel comprising local venue owners, promoters and volunteers.

Hillsborough Park, Sheffield
Phone:
Web: https://tramlines.org.uk/
Ends 21st Jul 2019 08:00 PM
Beer & Gin Festival
Enjoy a weekend of traditional cask, international craft beers, festival exclusive brews, gins from around the world all accompanied with glorious food. See website for session times.

Square Chapel, 10 Square Road, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HG1 1QG
Phone: 01422 349422
Web: http://www.squarechapel.co.uk
Ends 20th Jul 2019 10:00 PM
Wellbeing & Community Festival
Our first ever Wellbeing & Community Festival is a free two-day event to help the local community. Sunday 10-4 get active and creative, as well as showcasing the support services available in Calderdale.

The Piece Hall, Blackledge, Halifax HX1 1RE
Phone: 01422 525222
Web: http://www.thepiecehall.co.uk
Ends 21st Jul 2019 06:00 PM
Spotlight
Stuart Stage School present their fifth highly acclaimed annual showcase at the Lawrence Batley Theatre. This show once again features some of the North’s most talented young people presenting musical theatre at its best. Come and be enthralled by their stunning vocal and dance routines in a fast moving spectacular variety show.

Lawrence Batley Theatre, Queen St, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD1 2SP
Phone: 01484 430528
Web: http://www.thelbt.org
Ends 21st Jul 2019 10:00 PM