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Spark Festival

23 May - 4 June 2016

Everybody's Reading Festival

16-19 November 2016

Leicester Belgrave Mela

Sunday 21 August 2016

Let's Dance International Frontiers

Launches 29 April 2017

Leicester Comedy Festival

8-26 February 2017

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Leicester Arts Festivals have teamed with De Montfort University’s Arts Management degree course to undertake a festival…

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Let’s Dance International Frontiers 2016 Round Up
June 2, 2016 | No Comments

Let’s Dance International Frontiers 2016 was a great success, 10 days filled with thought provoking dialogues, networking and innovative dance. This year’s festival was…

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Journeys Festival

ArtReach awarded Ambition for Excellence Funding from Arts Council England
June 1, 2016 | No Comments

ArtReach is delighted to announce that Journeys Festival International has been awarded three year support from Arts Council England’s Ambition for Excellence fund. The…

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Black History Month 2016 Call Out
May 30, 2016 | No Comments

In 2016, BHM will recognise the life and work of South African Social Rights activist Desmond Tutu on the occasion of his 85th Birthday…

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Leicester Pride build up in full swing
May 28, 2016 | No Comments

The build up to Leicester Pride 2016 is now in full swing. Their new website went live last week and already lists some of…

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Summer Piano Recital at New Walk Museum
May 22, 2016 | No Comments

The Leicester International Music Festival is delighted to present a Piano Recital by world class concert pianist, Paul Lewis.

Friday 3rd…

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P Money, Compozers & Rose Windross for Festival2Funky
April 25, 2016 | No Comments

2Funky Arts has announced the full line up for Festival2Funky 2016. Now in its 4th year, Festival2Funky will be a fantastic celebration of Black…

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The countdown to The Spark Festival 2016 has begun
April 24, 2016 | No Comments

The countdown to The Spark Festival 2016 has begun.

It promises 13 days of unforgettable arts experiences for children 0 – 13 years, at venues…

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The Spark secures funding for Among Ideal Friends
April 22, 2016 | No Comments

The Spark Arts for Children is delighted to announce it has been successful in securing funds for a new project Among Ideal Friends. The…

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Dates announced for Leicester Comedy Festival
April 22, 2016 | No Comments

Leicester Comedy Festival, founded by Geoff Rowe and Big Difference Company, today announced the dates for the 2017 festival.  This follows on from the…

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The Magic of Imaginative Neighbourhoods
March 21, 2016 | No Comments

The Spark Arts for Children and Leicester City Council’s Neighbourhood Services are delighted to announce they have been successful in securing funds for the…

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