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Eurosession Autumn Bal @ Heeley Institute – Thurs 18th Sept

September 10, 2014 by


Sheffield Eurosession will be hosting bal folk quartet Waar is Boris? at the Heeley Institute on Thursday, September 18th.  They will be leading a dance and music workshop before combining violins, guitar and diatronic into a fusion of live performance and dance. Sheffield Eurosession stage open access performance workshops influenced by traditional European roots music, […]

Sum Studios 1st Birthday Party – Sat 19th July, 6pm-12 pm

July 8, 2014 by


Sum Studios will be celebrating its first birthday with a open air public party in the courtyard from 6pm – midnight on Saturday, July 19th. There will be a public bar, street food stalls and live music from Clubs & Spades, Hot Soles, Mike Hughes and Tandem alongside DJ sets by The DJ Pipes, Winston […]

Sensoria Festival presents ‘I Dream of Wires’ @ Heeley Institute – Sat 21st June, 7.30pm onwards

June 13, 2014 by


The Heeley Institute will be hosting the UK premiere of Robert Fantinatto’s documentary ‘I Dream of Wires’ on Saturday, 21st June. Canadian director Fantinatto explores the role of the modular synthesizer in the evolution of electronic music, using interviews with pioneering artists Trent Reznor, Carl Craig and Gary Numan alongside contributions on the re-emergence of the […]

Nicola Farnon CD Launch at Hagglers Corner – Sun 15th June, 5pm-8pm

June 11, 2014 by


Meersbrook based Jazz vocalist and double bass player Nicola Farnon will be performing at Hagglers Corner this Sunday, June 15th. Featuring Piero Tucci and Phil Johnson, Nicola will be launching two new CDs, a studio album and a live concert recording, as well as raising money for the Langsett Advice and Resource Centre, which provides free […]


June 11, 2014 by


On Monday 16 June, as part of Bike Week, there will be screening of an inspiring film, Wadjda in the Heeley Institute Doors open 8.00 pm screening begins at 8.30 pm, Film to finish approx 10.10 pm Wadjda is the first feature-length film to be wholly shot in Saudi Arabia and the first feature-length film to […]

Heeley Festival 2014

June 9, 2014 by


Heeley Festival 2014 takes place on Saturday 21st June, 12noon – 5pm The streets, buildings and green spaces of Heeley will be hosting an array of entertainments and culinary treats, with a pop-up zoo, strawberry cream teas in the Heeley Parish Church, a classic car show outside Sum Studios and a car boot sale at […]

Curtis Eller’s American Circus (+ support from Sieben) @ Heeley Institute – Sat 5th April – 8pm onwards

March 24, 2014 by


The Big Boulder Rolls On will be bringing Curtis Eller and his American Circus to Heeley on Saturday, April 5th as part of a nation-wide tour also passing through London, Bristol and Manchester. The New York-based banjo playing yodeller is touring the UK with both American and British musicians for the first time, and will […]

Acupuncture Awareness Week – £10 taster sessions @ The Treatment Space

February 27, 2014 by


Acupuncture Awareness Week (3rd to 10th March) is supported by the British Acupuncture Council and aims to help better inform people about the practice of acupuncture. With 2.3 million acupuncture treatments carried out each year, acupuncture is one of the most popular complementary therapies practised in the UK today. Yet many people only discover acupuncture […]

Winter Crafts Workshop @ Heeley Institute – 15th Feb – 12-3pm

February 7, 2014 by


The Heeley Park Team will be holding a Winter Crafts Workshop at the Heeley Institute on Saturday, February 15th. The family-friendly workshop will include kite-making and flying with the Community Kite Project, and winter-themed painting with ‘Artists in the Making’, a locally-based company that provides art and digital photography workshops for kids. There will also […]

First Friday Folk @ Heeley Institute – Feb 7th – 8pm onwards

January 30, 2014 by


First Friday Folk evenings are singers/musicians nights where all are welcome to perform or listen.The event is also open to all ages, which provides the opportunity for younger performers to air their talents. Audience members are most welcome to come along, lend their support and join in with any chorus songs. A really friendly evening. For […]

Martin Carthy @ Heeley Institute – Sat 1st Feb – 8pm onwards

January 23, 2014 by


World-renowned music interpreter, singer and guitarist Martin Carthy, described by Q Magazine as ‘Arguably the greatest English folk song performer, writer, collector and editor of them all’, will be performing at the Heeley Institute on Saturday, February 1st. Awarded an MBE for services to English Folk Music in 1998, Martin is part of a musical […]

Brooks Williams (+ support from Paul Littlewood) @ Heeley Institute – Fri 17th Jan – 8pm onwards

January 2, 2014 by


Brooks Williams will be performing at the Heeley Institute on Friday, January 17th as part of the Big Boulder Festival 2014 fundraising nights. Brooks has spent the last 25 years playing American and Blues on stages and at festivals worldwide, and has been described by Dirty Linen as ‘one of America’s musical treasures’. Ranked as one […]

First Friday Folk @ Heeley Institute – 3rd Jan 2014 – 8pm onwards

January 2, 2014 by


After the wonderful launch event in October, there’s now a range of First Fridays to choose from this year, starting this week on Friday January 3rd! If you haven’t been before this is bit of a deviation from the usual format. There are occasional special guest nights but most evenings are singers/musicians nights and all […]

Singing Knives Records present: Sublime Frequencies in North & West Africa @ Heeley Institute – 18th Dec 2013

December 17, 2013 by


Exhilarating, hallucinatory, harrowing, ecstatic and surreal, Hisham Mayet’s films continue to provoke and amaze in equal measure. Mayet will be premiering his brand new film, Vodoun Gods on the Slave Coast, featuring Voodoo ceremonies, and discussing Sublime Frequencies, a label he co-founded in 2003. Highlights will include stories of his experiences from the last 10 […]