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An evening of live music, poetry, and dancing to celebrate the 200th birthday of Bradford-born Anne Brontë, one of the world’s greatest 19th century writers. South Square Centre and The Brontë
An evening of live music, poetry, and dancing to celebrate the 200th birthday of Bradford-born Anne Brontë, one of the world’s greatest 19th century writers.
South Square Centre and The Brontë Parsonage Museum come together in this unique collaboration at Delius Centre. Come down to be entertained by an exciting lineup of musicians, poets and DJs, and try your hand at zine-making, badge-making and other DIY crafts.
This is a night to throw on your glad-rags, revel in performances, and enjoy amazing food and drink all for Anne Brontë’s birthday.
• FULL LINE UP TBC, check back for more info…
Anne is often thought of as the ‘other Brontë’, less famous than her sisters Charlotte and Emily, but she was a talented novelist, poet, visual artist and musician. This event is inspired by her creativity and the conviction with which she held her beliefs.
Full line-up of to be announced soon – watch this space!
A Party for Anne Brontë’s 200th Birthday is a Pay What You Feel event, no booking required: there is no set ticket price, just pay what you would like to contribute during or after the event.
(Friday) 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Delius Arts and Cultural Centre
29 Great Horton Rd, Bradford BD7 1AA
Create an original hand woven scarf at this beginners one day weaving workshop at South Square, Thornton, Bradford. In this beginners workshop you will be weaving on Ashford looms which are
Create an original hand woven scarf at this beginners one day weaving workshop at South Square, Thornton, Bradford.
In this beginners workshop you will be weaving on Ashford looms which are suitable for those new to weaving – the most difficult part of this workshop will be selecting your yarns from the sumptuous selection provided! (You are most welcome to bring any of your own stash of yarns especially if you have a specific colour theme in mind)
You could weave with a snugly, soft, shade dyed yarn, or go wild and create a crazy colourful scarf!
A perfect opportunity to design and make a totally unique gift or a fabulous treat for yourself!
You will be expertly guided through designing your scarf, preparing the loom and weaving by Central Saint Martins trained weaver Anne Crowther.
Only 6 looms available per session – book early! The workshop runs from 10.00 until around 16.30.
Price £55 to include all tuition and materials.
(Saturday) 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
South Square Centre