Keep your eyes peeled to this website over the coming weeks as we start to announce community activities, workshops, lectures, performances, exhibitions, tours and talks for The Brighouse Festival: Bridging Arts and Community.
Community Activities, Lectures, and Workshops are a large aspect of The Brighouse Arts Festival 2017: with theatre workshops, nature trails, community gardening and historical talks there’s lots for all ages to enjoy.
Juliet Barker, Author Talk, Unique Event After Festival Week. Tuesday 17th October. Rastrick Library. £3read more
Liz Mistry Come and listen to Bradford based Crime Writer Liz Mistry. Liz write's gritty crime fiction drawing on the richness of Bradford's diverse cultures and her writing is heavily influenced by Tartan Noir writers such as, Stuart MacBride, Ian Rankin and Val...read more
Meet Andrew: French teacher, writer and long-distance cyclist. Andrew P Sykes. 2.00pm on Saturday 14 October 2017 at Brighouse Library. Free Eventread more
Street Theatre by students from Calderdale College in Halifax. Students studying the Acting Performance Foundation Degree will be entertaining the streets. Sat 7th October. FREE.read more
Matthew Evans & Ryburn Valley High School Exhibition – local artists are exhibiting their works at Ryecorn Wholefoods and Cafe 43 throughout the festival week. Free to attend exhibition.read more
A specially curated exhibition at the Harrison Lord Gallery featuring prints by Lucy Pittaway; the Tour de Yorkshire official artist. Free all festival week during shop hours.read more
Theatre Workshop for ages 10-16 at the Brighouse Assembly Rooms on Saturday 14th October. Fay Beesley will be leading a fun, interactive drama and theatre workshop for £2 for the whole session.read more
Art for Kids – Sticky, Messy, Creative fun with Rachel Kellett for Kids! Sat 7th October, Brighouse Assembly Rooms from 2pm. £2.50 per child. Unlimited Fun Art.read more
Join the Calderdale Big Band for an evening concert with welcomed audience dancing. Assembly Rooms. Sun 15th October. £12read more
Ukulele Concert with play along finale. Come to an amazing professional Ukulele evening and bring your own to play along for the finale. St John’s Church, Rastrick, £6read more