Foxlowe Arts Centre

Foxlowe Arts Centre
Market Place, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6AD

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Bill Kirchen Atlantica Launch European Tour

Bill Kirchen and Austin de Lone team up for a hands-across-the-Atlantic collection with their new studio album, Transatlanticana, out on August 26, 2016 on Red House Records. This long-overdue release unites the pioneers of two major musical movements: Kirchen co-founded the original Americana band, Commander Cody and his…

Bridget Jones's Baby

After breaking up with Mark Darcy (Firth), Bridget Jones's (Zellweger) "happily ever after" hasn't quite gone according to plan. Fortysomething and single again, she decides to focus on her job as top news producer and surround herself with old friends and new. What could possibly go wrong? Bridget meets a dashing…

Captain Fantastic

Viggo Mortensen stars as an idealistic father raising his children away from contemporary civilisation in the charming, eccentric film Captain Fantastic from actor/director Matt Ross. In the lush wilderness of the Pacific Northwest, Ben (Mortensen) lives with his six children in Thoreau-esque seclusion, giving them a…

Coop, Boyes & Simpson

Supported by the Peace Through Folk Choir

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Embrace of the Serpent (El abrazo de la serpiente)

  • 2015
  • Colombia/Venezuela/Argentina
  • 125 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Ciro Guerra
  • Cast: Nilbio Torres, Jan Bijvoet, Antonio Bolivar
  • UK release: 10 June 2016

The story of the relationship between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and last survivor of his people, and two scientists who work together over the course of 40 years to search the Amazon for a sacred healing plant.

Fairport Convention

Veteran folk group whose current line-up features founding member Simon Nicol with Gerry Conway, Chris Leslie, Dave Pegg and Ric Sanders. Mad March Comedy With Leek Comedy Club


John Bramwell

Acoustic show from the I Am Kloot frontman.

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  • 4 stars
  • 2016
  • Spain
  • 96 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Pedro Almodóvar
  • Cast: Emma Suárez, Adriana Ugarte, Inma Cuesta

When a woman searches for her 18 year old daughter, she finds herself investigating her own past.

Tue 28 Feb

Livewire The Ac/dc Show

Live/Wire is The AC/DC Tribute show. The unique six man tribute to rock music's greatest band AC/DC, complete with cannons, a wall of Marshalls and over two hours of High Voltage Rock 'n' Roll. And in this AC/DC's fortieth year, the band cover both eras as always with both Bon Scott and 'Pete' Brian Johnson present to…

Louis Barabbas

Former mime-artist and street-sweeper Louis Barabbas is a writer, performer and label director, best known for caustic love songs and energetic stage shows. He has performed all over the world, from Mexico and the USA to mainland Europe and Australia, sharing stages with such disparate acts as Motorhead, Supergrass…


London-Irish contemporaries of their great mates, The Dropkick Murphys & Flogging Molly, Neck are, simply, the real deal. Known as 'The Heavy Artillery of Irish Music', and consisting of a Clash-inspired electric backline, an authentic Traditional Irish music lead section, and a former Shane MacGowan's Popes…

Fri 2 Jun

Nocturnal Animals

Winning the Grand Jury Prize at the 2016 Venice International Film Festival, Tom Ford follows up his debut, A Single Man, with a haunting romantic thriller of shocking intimacy and gripping tension. Exploring the thin lines between love and cruelty, and revenge and redemption, Academy Award nominees Amy Adams and Jake…

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Peter Knight's Gigspanner

Traditional and contemporary folk.

Quilter And The Ghost

Award-winning Arletty Theatre presents Quilter and the Ghost, the second of this season's Live & Local presentations here. Recluse hoarder Quilter and her Ghost have collected stories over many, many years in their big old echoing house. Every room is filled with whispers, except for one locked and silent room…

Thu 30 Mar

Richard Digance

Comedy folk singer-songwriter.

Rodina Featuring Joe Tatton

Rodina return to the Foxlowe to launch their 3rd album You Got Soul on Friday April 14th. Fronted by singer-songwriter Aoife Hearty & featuring pianist / guitarist Joe Tatton Huge talent" - Craig Charles, their new album is a blend of Jazz, Soul and Americana and beautifully written songs Excellent" Jamie Callum…

Seann Walsh: One for the Road

Sharp and energetic observational humour from this fast-riser.

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Shappi Khorsandi: Oh My Country! From Morris Dancing to Morrissey

  • 3 stars

As a way of celebrating the 40th anniversary of her arrival in Britain, Shappi's offering up a love letter to her country.

The Situation Presents ,eyre Llew,dreamwave,the Kings Pistol,goya .

Dream wave first arrived on the shoegaze scene in October 2014, founded by Marcus Gibson and Daniel Simm. The band are known for their dreamy, atmospheric sounds with influences from bands such as Slowdive, Chapterhouse, Whirr as well as taking some influence from heavier bands such as Deftness. ERYE LLEW Eyre Llew…

The Situation Presents Neck London Irish Psycho-ceilidh.

FRIDAY JUNE 2 ND A six-piece 'Psycho-Ceilídh' band juxtaposing perfectly the swirling, spiritual abandon of authentic Traditional Irish music with the electric energy blast of a full-on, pumped-up-to-MAX Punk band and in the process, distilling the sound of two other mighty London rebel bands, The Clash & The…

The Situation's 6th Birthday Bash

The Situation celebrates it's 6th year with a line up of the top local acts on the scene right now.

Sound Of The Sirens

Plus support from Off The Grid

A United Kingdom

  • 4 stars
  • 2016
  • US / UK / Czech Republic
  • 111 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Amma Asante
  • Cast: Rosamund Pike, David Oyelowo, Tom Felton, Laura Carmichael
  • UK release: 25 November 2016

In post-war London, Ruth (Pike) and black law student Seretse (Oyelowo) fall in love; the thing is, he's first in line to the throne of Bechuanaland (today's Botswana). Based on a true story; Pike and Oyelowo bring a warm human touch to this sentimental but well-crafted history lesson.

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