Community Activities 

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 Arts Festival.

Community Activities, Lectures, and Workshops are a large aspect of The Brighouse Arts Festival with theatre workshops, nature trails, community gardening and historical talks –there’s lots for all ages to enjoy.

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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Cartoons & Art Activities

Cartoons & Art Activities  Cartoons will be screened on the ‘Big Screen’ and enjoyed informally alongside Art Activities. Come along and get creative with potato printing, scribbling, sticking & lots of crafts related to the cartoons on show....

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Calderdale Calligraphers Event

Calderdale Calligraphers Event Calderdale Calligraphers will have several ‘happenings’ from 12:00pm. There is a wide selection of interesting and exciting papers for calligraphy and book making, as was well as calligraphic tools and equipment. Works by...

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BBC Back In Time For Tea Talk

BBC's Back In Time for Tea - Talk from Lesley Ellis Last summer my family and I embarked on an epic adventure as we explored the life of ordinary northern working folk through the food they ate. We began the experiment in 1918 shortly after the end of the First World...

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Street Theatre – Even Poorer Theatre

Coal Mimers Street theatre by Even Poorer Theatre  Ever wonder what used to go on right under your feet here in Brighouse? Coal Mimers?!   Wonder no more and allow our physical exploration of Calderdale's fascinating hidden mining history to grab you by the pick!...

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Minecraft Stop Motion

Minecraft Stop Motion Animation Workshop The creepers are coming! Is Stevie ready for action? Create unique movies using minecraft stop motion animation, swapping backdrops & props for endless storytelling. Children will be required to work in small groups. Ages...

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