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What's On for 5 days starting:
Please check all dates with the venue before travelling as many theatres are currently closed.
ONE DAY EVENTS
Pussycat Dolls
Wed 28th October 06:00 PM
Reschduled from 15 April 2020

First Direct Arena, Arena Way, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS2 8BY
Phone: 0844 248 1585
Web: www.firstdirectarena.com
Starts 28th Oct 2020, 06:00 PM
The Stranglers
Fri 30th October 07:00 PM
The band have announced that they intend to take a step back from extensive tours with a full production in the UK and have released the details of a ‘Final Full UK Tour’ which will consist of a mammoth 21 date itinerary spanning from late October through to late November. Special guests for the complete tour are fan favourites Ruts DC.

Sheffield City Hall Barkers Pool Sheffield S1 2JA
Phone: 0114 2 789 789
Web: http://www.sheffieldcityhall.co.uk
Starts 30th Oct 2020, 07:00 PM
LONGER EVENTS
Heritage Tours
Delve into The Piece Hall's past with a free guided tour with one of our knowledgeable heritage guides who will lead you on a journey of discovery telling the stories of The Piece Hall from the Georgian period right through to the current day. TOUR TIMES Heritage tours begin from the Welcome Centre at the following times: Fridays 12pm Saturdays 12pm & 2pm Sundays 12pm & 2pm

The Piece Hall, Blackledge, Halifax HX1 1RE
Phone: 01422 525222
Web: www.thepiecehall.co.uk
Ends 31st Dec 2020 04:00 PM
New Light Prize Exhibition
The high-profile exhibition, celebrating its tenth anniversary in 2020, has in the past featured work by artists such as Norman Ackroyd CBE RA, Anne Desmet RA, Maxwell Doig, Mark Demsteader, Chris Cook, Mandy Payne, James Naughton and Jo Taylor. The New Light Prize Exhibition will be at Scarborough Art Gallery before moving on to Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery in Carlisle, The Biscuit Factory in Newcastle, and culminating in London at The Bankside Gallery.

The Crescent, Scarborough YO11 2PW
Phone: 01723 374753
Web: https://www.scarboroughmuseumstrust.com/whats-on/
Ends 10th Jan 2021 05:00 PM
A Contemporary Collection: Sculpture & Materials
On permanent display. The works on display in this exhibition have been selected from Wakefield's art collection to reveal the wide variety of materials artists have used to express sculptural ideas - through abstraction and figuration and from the early twentieth century up to the present day.

Gallery Walk, Wakefield WF1 5AW
Phone: 01924 247360
Web: http://www.hepworthwakefield.org/
Ends 31st Dec 2020 05:00 PM
Boom: Experiments in Sound
Part of the Sound Season. an interactive family exhibition launching during Bradford Science Festival. The exhibition will uncover how sound is central to our everyday lives, from helping us to judge distance, size and space, to bringing us entertainment in music and television. Families can journey through the science and sensations of sound, learning how sound waves are made and move through the world, how sound helps us to understand the environment around us, and how to manipulate and play with sound using bespoke interactive displays. Boom will feature the Oramics composition machine designed by electronic music pioneer, Daphne Oram, as well as interactive displays including a chance to measure the size of sound waves and experiment with how sounds change based on different spaces and distances.

Little Horton Lane, Bradford BD1 1NQ
Phone: 0844 856 3797
Web: www.scienceandmediamuseum.org.uk
Ends 17th Jan 2021 06:00 PM
Wonderlab Live
An all-new family experience featuring live demos, new experiements and fantastic adventures in the science of light and sound.

Little Horton Lane, Bradford BD1 1NQ
Phone: 0844 856 3797
Web: www.scienceandmediamuseum.org.uk
Ends 24th Jan 2021 04:00 PM
Frontline Faces From Near And Far
The new exhibition, now showing at Gallery on the Green in Settle, honours the true heroes of the Covid-19 pandemic - the people who put their own safety at risk to look after us all.

Gallery on the Green, 3 Green Head Ln, Settle BD24 9HL
Phone:
Web: http://www.galleryonthegreen.org.uk/now-showing/
Ends 6th Nov 2020 12:00 PM
New Light Prize - Shining a Light on Northern Art
Established in 2010, New Light celebrates and promotes both well-known and emerging artists by offering some of the region’s best awards and opportunities with the biennial new Light Prize Exhibition, fast becoming one of the UK’s largest and most talked-about open exhibitions. This year's exhibition showcases 125 artworks from 105 of the most talented artists in the UK with artworks across a range of media by artists at all stages of their career.

The Crescent, Scarborough YO11 2PW
Phone: 01723 374753
Web: https://www.scarboroughmuseumstrust.com/whats-on/
Ends 17th Jan 2021 05:00 PM
What's New Pussycat?
A brand new musical featuring the iconic songs of the internationally celebrated singer Sir Tom Jones, and written by the Tony-Award winning Joe DiPietro (Memphis the Musical), will premiere at Leeds Playhouse. WHAT’S NEW PUSSYCAT? takes Henry Fielding's classic comic novel, The History of Tom Jones, A Foundling and using the legendary hit songs of Sir Tom Jones, casts it in a fresh and vibrant new light in the swinging 60s.

Playhouse Square, Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7UP
Phone: 0113 213 7700
Web: www.leedsplayhouse.org.uk/
Ends 31st Oct 2020 10:00 PM
Fingers, Thumbs and the Spaces Inbetween - Ellie Brennan
Eston Arts Centre is pleased to announce the first solo show of North East artist, Ellie Brennan, called Fingers, Thumbs and the Spaces Inbetween. She returns to Teesside to show a range of different objects, with a number of brand new works having been made during the lockdown period. Open - Thursday 10-4pm /Friday 10-4pm /Saturday 10-1pm

Eston Arts Centre, 176-178 High Street, Eston, Middlesbrough, TS6 9JA
Phone:
Web:
Ends 31st Oct 2020 04:00 PM
A Portrait of Place
Artisan glassmakers Stephen Gillies and Kate Jones produce internationally acclaimed works from their studio in Rosedale Abbey, continuing a local glass-making tradition that has endured since the 16th century. To celebrate their 25th anniversary year, Gillies Jones explore the place they call home in a stunning exhibition of blown and engraved glassware that reflects the marks left over time by geology, water, nature and human endeavour. Light is integral to this work, animating the glass, revealing layers of colour and engraving.Gallery open daily 10am until 5pm (until 31 October)November onwards 10:30 until 4pm. Free Entry. Evening reception: Friday 9 October 6pm for 6.30pm An audience with... Saturday 24 October 2pm – 3pm; £5 Hear Stephen and Kate talk about their work. Booking Essential at northyorkmoors.eventbrite.com

Inspired by… gallery, The Moors National Park Centre, Danby YO21 2NB
Phone:
Web: https://www.northyorkmoors.org.uk/visiting/whats-on/nym-events/a-portrait-of-place
Ends 9th Nov 2020 06:00 PM
Island Women - Creativity & Isolation - Interpretation of Change
Varied crafts using recycled materials and local products, made during the lockdown. Wednesdays & Saturdays. 10am-4pm.

Hedon Museum, Town Hall Complex, St Augustine Gate, Hedon, Hull, HU12 8EX
Phone: 01482 890 908
Web: hedonmuseumsite.wordpress.com
Ends 25th Nov 2020 04:00 PM
In the moment: The art of wellbeing
Created to explore how art can help relaxation and provide a break from life’s daily worries and inspired by research that visiting an art gallery is good for your health. The exhibition, in partnership with the Arts Council Collection, features the works of high-profile artists such as L.S. Lowry, Tracey Emin, Damien Hirst, Henry Moore and Marc Chagall. The use of sculpture, colour and intricate sketching alongside video allows visitors to explore their own personal responses to the art. closed Monday and Tuesday

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, York YO30 1DD
Phone:
Web: https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/beningbrough-hall-gallery-and-gardens
Ends 31st Oct 2021 03:30 PM
Back to the big screen
Cinemas open daily. Cinemagoers can get back to the big screen this half term and enjoy the wide selection of films on offer at Pictureville cinema. There is something for kids and adults alike, from jaw dropping 3D IMAX documentaries such as Walking with Dinosaurs and Apollo 11: The First Steps Edition, to special Kids’ Club screenings, including Hotel Transylvania on Halloween weekend (10.30, 31 October and 1 November). Take a look at the full cinema programme this October

Little Horton Lane, Bradford BD1 1NQ
Phone: 0844 856 3797
Web: www.scienceandmediamuseum.org.uk
Ends 1st Nov 2020 04:00 PM
Bradford Science Festival
Bradford Science Festival will continue to bring organisations from the district together to provide mind-boggling experiments, valuable careers and education advice, and family fun for all ages. Activities will take place in the museum on a ticketed basis and through digital channels, along with accompanying printed learning packs and programmes on BCB radio. Nearly all events will be free.

Little Horton Lane, Bradford BD1 1NQ
Phone: 0844 856 3797
Web: www.scienceandmediamuseum.org.uk
Ends 1st Nov 2020 06:00 PM
Bradford Science Fair
Join for a week of surprising science and fascinating fun at the museum and online.

Little Horton Lane, Bradford BD1 1NQ
Phone: 0844 856 3797
Web: www.scienceandmediamuseum.org.uk
Ends 1st Nov 2020 04:00 PM
Scarborough Halloween Trail
Between October 24 and November 1, you can find hidden ghoulish characters all around the town centre in a number of different Augmented Reality trails that you can track down and explore using your smartphone. See the spooky side of Scarborough town centre in a truly innovative way with dancing skeletons and zombies as your guide.

Scarborough town centre
Phone:
Web: https://www.discoveryorkshirecoast.com/whats-on/seasonal-events/Scarborough-Scarborough-Halloween-Trail/details/?dms=3&venue=1711963&feature=1005&utm_source=Communicator&utm_medium=Email&utm_content=Scarborough1&utm_campaign=Consumer+Email+October+2+#
Ends 1st Nov 2020 04:00 PM
Halloween Movie Magic!
Sheffield FlyDSA Arena are terrifyingly-excited to announce a fangtastic weekend of Halloween Movie Magic! Over the weekend of Friday 30th October to Sunday 1st November Daisy D̶u̶k̶es̶̶ Spooks Drive-In Cinema Experience will be arriving in Sheffield for 3 days of Covid-Safe fun!

FlyDSA Arena, Broughton Lane Sheffield, Yorkshire S9 2DF
Phone: 0114 256 56 56
Web: www.flydsaarena.co.uk
Ends 1st Nov 2020 11:45 PM
Halloween Drive-in Cinema Experience
Featuring interactive actors & 100 square metre LED screen – the World’s largest mobile outdoor screen. The countdown is now on... we are now one month away from the most thrilling weekend of the year! Daisy Dukes Halloween Drive-In Cinema rolls into Sheffield Friday 30 October to Sunday 1 November, providing three days & nights of socially distanced fun and frights in the Arena car-park!

FlyDSA Arena, Broughton Lane Sheffield, Yorkshire S9 2DF
Phone: 0114 256 56 56
Web: www.flydsaarena.co.uk
Ends 1st Nov 2020 11:00 PM