Live music, Dance and Performance

Dance at Attenborough

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  • Contact Improv Jam

  • Thursdays, 6pm – 9pm 
20 September, 29 November, 20 December, 24 January

  • Pay What You Think

  • Contact Improv Jam welcomes every one of all abilities to express themselves through sensory contact.
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  • Chicas Locas Burlesque

  • Skytribe Dance Studio
  • 8pm – 10.30pm

  • Halloween Showcase, Saturday 3 November
  • £8, suitable for over 16s only
  • treat you to glamorous costumes, comedy, and tease with plenty of festive fun!
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  • Chicas Locas Burlesque

  • Skytribe Dance Studio
  • 8pm – 10.30pm

  • Christmas Showcase, Friday 14 December
  • £8, suitable for over 16s only
  • treat you to glamorous costumes, comedy, and tease with plenty of festive fun!

Music at Attenborough

September

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  • Knighton Opera present Il Trovatore (The Troubadour) Knighton Chamber Orchestra.

  • Thursday 27 September, Friday 28 September and Saturday 29 September

  • 7pm – 10pm
    £12
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  • Leicester Jazz House

  • Julian Argüelles’ Tetra, Thursday 6 September

  • 8pm – 10.30pm
  • £12 / £5 concession
  • Enjoy a spectacular line up of high quality jazz from the experimental, dynamic, warm and beautiful.
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  • Leicester Jazz House

  • Claire Martin & David Newton, Thursday 20 September (held at Fraser Noble Hall)
  • 8pm – 10.30pm
  • £12 / £5 concession
  • Enjoy a spectacular line up of high quality jazz from the experimental, dynamic, warm and beautiful.
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  • Your folk fix by Fire in Your Heart Folk Club

  • £10 / £8 concession

  • 7pm – 10pm

  • Saturday 22 September

  • Saturday 15 December

  • Leicester’s newest folk night celebrates the old and new, bringing you the time-honoured tradition of sharing stories through songs.

October

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  • Indian classical music presented by Sitar Music Society

  • Friday 5 October, 7pm – 9pm

  • £10 / £8 concession

  • From North to South features British-born artists exceptionally playing rhythms and melodies from different traditions that highlight the striking similarities and unique flavours of each genre. 
Music of India reflects the vibrancy of a changing land. Experience the contrasts, colours and complexity of classical music from different regions of India.

November


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  • Leicester Jazz House

  • Alan Barnes & David Newton,

  • Thursday 1 November

  • 8pm – 10.30pm
  • £12 / £5 concession
  • Enjoy a spectacular line up of high quality jazz from the experimental, dynamic, warm and beautiful.

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  • Indian classical music presented by Sitar Music Society

  • Sunday 11 November, 7pm – 9pm

  • £10 / £8 concession

  • From North to South features British-born artists exceptionally playing rhythms and melodies from different traditions that highlight the striking similarities and unique flavours of each genre. 
Music of India reflects the vibrancy of a changing land. Experience the contrasts, colours and complexity of classical music from different regions of India.

December


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  • Leicester Jazz House

  • Johannes Berauer’s Hourglass Quintet, Friday 7 December

  • 8pm – 10.30pm
  • £12 / £5 concession
  • Enjoy a spectacular line up of high quality jazz from the experimental, dynamic, warm and beautiful.
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  • Your folk fix by Fire in Your Heart Folk Club

    Advance: £8 / £5 concession

  • On the day: £10 / £8 concession

  • 7pm – 10pm

  • Saturday 15 December

  • Leicester’s newest folk night celebrates the old and new, bringing you the time-honoured tradition of sharing stories through songs.

January

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  • Leicester Jazz House

  • Kate Williams & Julian Siegel, Thursday 17 January

  • 8pm – 10.30pm
  • £12 / £5 concession
  • Enjoy a spectacular line up of high quality jazz from the experimental, dynamic, warm and beautiful.

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  • Knighton Chamber Orchestra with soloist Francois Salignat play Bartok 2nd Piano Concerto, George Butterworth’s ‘The Banks of Green Meadow’ and Brahms Symphony No 4.

  • Saturday 26 January, 7.30pm – 9.30pm
    £10 full / £8 Concession / £3 NUS

Soundbites

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  • Soundbites in our Princess Diana of Wales hall

  • Every Tuesday lunchtime starting at 12.45 - 1.45pm, FREE
  • Enjoy lunch at the Arts Bar café and experience a variety of delightful live music from local talented musicians and performers to entertain you during your lunch break in our Princess Diana of Wales hall. See full line-up here.
  • No need to book, just turn up and enjoy!

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