Festival Blog

Written by Festival Director Matthew Harrison-Lord with the latest announcements, news and information on Brighouse Arts Festival 2018 #BrighouseFest

 

Tom Ratcliffe Exhibition

Tom Ratcliffe Art Exhibition Dr Tom Ratcliffe, a former art teacher, painter and theoretical artist, is returning to the sixth-annual Brighouse Arts Festival with an exhibition of his latest works.Tom has exhibited nationally and has delivered many art history talks...

Nobuo Okawa Exhibition

Nobuo Okawa Art Exhibition One of the greatest and most prestigious artists living in Calderdale is exhibiting as part of this year's Brighouse Arts Festival Print artist and ceramicist. Specialised in mezzotint. Born Tokyo, but travelled to UK in late 1970s to study...

Make Do Theatre Writing Workshop

Make, Do Theatre Writing Workshop Along side their show Little Change, Make, Do Theatre are running TWO different workshops.  For more information about the complimentary workshop Make,Do: Devise use the following...

Make Do Theatre Devising Workshop

Make, Do Theatre - Devising Workshop Along side thier show Little Change, Make, Do are running TWO different workshops.For more information about the complimentary workshop Make,Do: Write use the following...

R C Bridgestock at Brighouse Library

BBC's Liz Green will be hosting RC Bridgestock with Pamela Clare & Ashley Dyer at this years 'Deadly' literatuture event. Fact to Fiction - Sleuth Like A Pro. 'When DI Jack Dylan hears radio presenter, Liz Green, describe a potential murder scene at Brighouse...

Murder at the Library

Murder  at the Library event at Brighouse Library on Saturday  20th October  10.00am – 12.00 noon  M is for Murder    With Liz Mistry, Carmen Radtke and David McCaffrey chaired by Emma Truelove from Bradford Radio Royal.  This panel will be 1 hour of conversation with...

Ken Dodd King of Comedy and Knotty Ash Talk

Ken Dodd, King of comedy and Knotty Ash.Talk by Pat Osborne.  Pat will be providing a light hearted talk on the life and works of Ken Dodd.  With insights into lesser known aspects of his life, as well as the golden moments of comedy career. This talk is not...

Alice Bradshaw Guided Tour

Alice Bradshaw Artist Residency + Guided Tour Alice is Brighouse Arts Festival 2018's artist in residency and wil be based at Brighouse Tip researching & undertaking Rubbish Conversations based on recycling culminating in a public performance on site on Thurs 11th...

Keith Whitely Musicals Talk

Keith Whitely Musicals Talk Keith Whitely is a theatre and literature professional with a delightful light-hearted tone and lyrical mastery of words. After last years sell out talk, this year Keith is providing insight into his many musical numbers and works. An...

Festival Launch

Brighouse Arts Festival Opening Launch Featuring Hipperholme Community Choir & Calderdale College University Centre Acting Performance Foundation Degree Students. Join the festival organisers as we celebrate the launch of Brighouse Arts Festival 2018...