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Leicester Festival 2014
Leicester Festival - Workshop Programme
News - Meet our Leicester Festival artists
12th September 2014
We’re delighted to announce the artists selected to take part in our upcoming Leicester Festival.
News - UK Talent
3rd Sept 2012
WEYA will launch in Nottingham on 7 September 2012, 1,000 artists from 100 nations have been selected to take part in this unprecedented showcase of creative talent.
News - How will my application be assessed
23rd May 2014
If you're thinking of submitting your work in our current Call for Entries, here's an outline of how we'll go about assessing submissions and selecting artists.
News - Call for Entries - now closed
1st July 2014
Our open Call for Entries closed on Monday 30 June.
Event - Leicester Festival 2014
13th May 2014
Our third biennial showcase event takes place in Leicester. The city plays host to talented young artists presenting their work at established venues and independently run spaces.
Artist - Jo Kelen
Jo's been writing poetry for as long as she can remember and recently started performing. She‚Äôs performed in venues across Nottingham and at the Strawberry Fields Festival, Lei
Artist - Aleks Cicha
Biog to follow.
Artist - Se Rin Park
Biog to follow.
Artist - Matthew Barnard
Matthew Barnard lives in Scarborough. He graduated from University of Hull with a PHD in Music by Composition 2010
Artist - Bane
Bane lives in the Isle of Wight. He is a writer performer, writing mainly comedy and performing comedy and drama
Artist - Anna Collette Hunt
Working with ceramics, Anna creates objects of contemporary fine craft that rekindle a forgotten, childlike sense of curiosity and delight...
Artist - You?
Does your work not fit into one of our normal categories? Don't worry! Submit your work under the 'other' category as we really want to see your work.
• 52 days left until Leicester Festival 2014
• 52 days left until Leicester Festival - Workshop Programme
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