Apr 28 @ 7:45 pm – 10:30 pm
Boyhood (15) @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | England | United Kingdom
Richard Linklater’s (Before Sunrise, Before Sunset, Before Midnight) groundbreaking film telling the story of Mason from the age of 5 to 18, shot over a period of 12 years with the same cast. This extraordinary[...]
May 1 @ 2:00 pm
From Leek to Utopia @ Foxlowe Arts Centre
NB: Foxlowe Discussion Circle (based on Blue Mugge Discussion in Pubs – DiPs): Fri 1st May, 2.00pm, in The William Morris Room: A discussion on William Morris – focussing on his Leek experience which influenced[...]
The Situation celebrates its 4th birthday with a full day of live original acts. Three stages, 15 acts. A fun filled family event for people who love live music. Bar and cafe open for food and[...]
A More Serious Side of Mike Harding @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | United Kingdom
Described by Billy Connolly as the “funniest man in England” and acknowledged as the Grandfather of Folk, Mike’s current focus has shifted to his poetry and, in particular, an opportunity to share his work with[...]
May 7 @ 8:30 pm
Funhouse Comedy Club @ Foxlowe Arts Centre
ANDY WHITE, STEVE DAY, Phil Pagett, Tom Short Compere Lou Conran. Doors open at 8.00 pm. Please note line-ups may be subject to change. Our comedians are in high demand and may sometimes have to[...]
Folk Day afternoon concert 1.30pm. The Deacons, Los Angeles, Graham Dawson, The Birdscarers and others. FREE EVENT            
Evening ceilidh at Foxlowe. Cuckoo’s Nest with Martin Thompson plus The Deacons. Tickets £6 on the door.              
Gordie Mackeeman & His Rhythm Boys @ Foxlowe Arts Centre
Gordie Mackeeman and his Rhythm Boys 7.30pm for 8pm start. Tickets £12 online at www.biddulphupinarms.com or phone 01782 523277.
May 11 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Ceilidh Dance Session @ Foxlowe Arts Centre
DANCING FOR FUN AND FITNESS – AN ADDITIONAL SESSION BY POPULAR DEMAND Come and join a group of ceilidh dancers in the Rainbow Room (upstairs cinema room) at the Foxlowe Arts Centre. Beginners welcome; no[...]
May 12 @ 7:45 pm – 9:45 pm
The Imitation Game (12A) @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | England | United Kingdom
Benedict Cumberbatch and Kiera Knightley star in this pulse-pounding yet heart-wrenching thriller. Cumberbatch plays Alan Turing, the British mathematician, logician, cryptologist and computer scientist who led the charge to crack the German Enigma Code, helping[...]
May 14 @ 8:00 pm
Fairport Convention @ Foxlowe Arts Centre
              Fairport Convention (www.fairportconvention.com)  – in assoc. with Cuckoo’s Nest Folk Club – make their 25th annual pilgrimage to Leek. Foxlowe Arts Centre, 8.00 for 8.30pm start. Tickets £21[...]
The Peak District Big Band directed by John Milner @ Foxlowe Arts Centre
Peak District Big Band presents Big Band Sounds from the Forties to the Noughties. The Foxlowe 8.00 for 8.30pm start. Tickets £6 from Foxlowe Arts Centre or on the door. The Peak District Big Band[...]
May 19 @ 7:45 pm – 9:50 pm
The Company You Keep (15) @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | England | United Kingdom
Robert Redford’s thriller is a thoughtful gripping story of the human cost of political radicalism, examining how the youthful life choices of 60s anti-Vietnam activists affect them 30 years later. Jim Grant (Redford) plays a[...]
Peaks, Prairies, Protests and Potbanks” – an evening of acoustic music and poems featuring the songs of Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash and original local material with Pete Cash, Rick Ford, Mike Gledhill and special[...]
Useful and Beautiful – Architectural Metalwork in Leek @ Foxlowe Arts Centre
Useful and Beautiful – Architectural Metalwork in Leek Dr. Christopher Wakeling;  Wednesday 20th May; 7.00pm from Foxlowe,  (meet in Foxlowe prior to walk/talk). Admission Free – Bucket Collection            
Silken Burlesque Varietease @ Foxlowe Arts Centre
Back as part of the Leek Arts Festival! May I present to you: ♥ Raven Noir ♥ Mina Von Vixen ♥ Lily La Rosa ♥ Gipsy Danger ♥ Carrie Couture ♥ Mariposa Bop ♥ Eve[...]
Sally Barker, The Voice runner up @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | United Kingdom
              UK blues, jazz, and country singer Sally Barker made it through to the final of the Voice UK 2014. The prime time BBC TV programme saw Sally consistently championed[...]
Joni Talks & William Byrne present a Night at The Musicals @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | United Kingdom
Joni is returning to The Foxlowe for her third consecutive year as part of The Leek Arts Festival to perform her show “A Night At The Musicals”. It’s a celebration of some of the greatest[...]
May 26 @ 7:45 pm – 9:45 pm
The Theory of Everything (12A) @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | England | United Kingdom
Eddie Redmayne won both the BAFTA and the Oscar for Best Actor for his portrayal of Stephen Hawking in what is both a chronicle of one of the greatest minds of our time and a[...]
May 27 @ 8:00 pm
The Travelling Band @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | United Kingdom
              The Travelling Band (www.thetravellingband.co.uk/). Alternative folk from the winners of the Glastonbury New Talent Award 2008. Foxlowe Arts Centre 8.00 for 8.30pm start. £12 Tickets from The Foxlowe,[...]
May 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Paddington (PG) @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | England | United Kingdom
Half Term Children’s Matinee Screening Bring your favourite bear along for this wonderful movie adaptation of the beloved Michael Bond Paddington Bear books. Finding himself lost and alone at Paddington station, a Peruvian bear meets[...]
May 29 @ 8:00 pm
Climax Blues Band @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | United Kingdom
              Climax Blues Band (www.climaxbluesband.com)  at Foxlowe Arts Centre 8pm for 8.30pm start. £15 Tickets from Foxlowe Arts Centre, Leek TIC or online www.leekartsfestival.co.uk
Jun 2 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm
Still Life (12A) @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | England | United Kingdom
Eddie Marsan gives a wonderfully restrained performance in this poignant and beautifully crafted film. Marsan plays unassuming council worker John May whose job is to find the relatives, and to organise the funeral, of people[...]
Birmingham Conservatoire Folk Ensemble @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | United Kingdom
              Birmingham Conservatoire Folk Ensemble www.folkensemble.co.uk Directed by Joe Broughton and featuring 50 musicians in a frenzy of sound and excitement. Be warned – this gig always sells-out fast.[...]
Jun 9 @ 7:45 pm – 9:30 pm
St. Vincent (12A) @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | England | United Kingdom
Maggie and her adopted 12 year old son Oliver move next door to war veteran Vincent. When Oliver gets locked out after school one day, Vincent allows him to stay at his house until his[...]
Jun 11 @ 8:30 pm
Funhouse Comedy Club @ Foxlowe Arts Centre
BRIAN DAMAGE AND KRYSTTAL STUART MITCHELL, Fred Flamingo, Toby Blaire Compere Andy Kind. Doors open at 8.00 pm. Please note line-ups may be subject to change. Our comedians are in high demand and may sometimes[...]
Jun 16 @ 7:45 pm – 9:55 pm
Testament of Youth (12A) @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | England | United Kingdom
Vera Brittain’s beloved and powerful memoir is exquisitely realised in this moving portrayal of a generation lost to the First World War. After overcoming her family’s prejudices Vera wins a scholarship to Oxford, where her[...]
Jun 23 @ 7:45 pm – 9:45 pm
Birdman (15) @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | England | United Kingdom
The Oscar winning latest film from Alejandro González Iñárritu is a hugely inventive black comedy following Riggan Thomason’s efforts to mount a Broadway play. However, Riggan’s mind is slowly unravelling under the pressure of never[...]
Jun 30 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm
Two Days, One Night (15) @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | England | United Kingdom
Sandra, a young Belgian mother, discovers that her workmates have opted for a significant pay bonus, in exchange for her dismissal. She has only one weekend to convince her colleagues to give up their bonuses[...]
Jul 7 @ 7:45 pm – 9:30 pm
Whiplash (15) @ Foxlowe Arts Centre | Leek | England | United Kingdom
This exhilarating drama, Whiplash follows the intense relationship between a supremely talented young jazz drummer and his domineering mentor. Driven by dreams of becoming the next Buddy Rich, Andrew Neyman’s musicianship and sanity are tested[...]