We caught up with Gemma Holsgrove, new Festival Executive for Leeds International Festival 2019, which is brought to the city by LeedsBID. Gemma has an extensive background centred on using the arts to inspire, motivate and positively impact people’s lives. Q. Can you tell us a bit about your background? I started training professionally as a singer, dancer, actress ...Read More »
Pic cap (L-R) Start of a new partnership – LeedsBID Chief Executive Andrew Cooper, Gemma Holsgrove, Festival Executive for Leeds International Festival, Valli van Zijl, Vastint Regeneration Manager, and Morgan Cope General Manager of Tetley Bar & Kitchen. The Tetley is to be the new home of Leeds International Festival’s Village for 2019. In a unique partnership, festival organisers LeedsBID ...Read More »
Key developments for L19: A number of exciting developments have come to the fore as Leeds International Festival (LIF) makes plans for its return in 2019. The festival is happy to announce Gemma Holsgrove as its new Festival Executive, just a month after receiving international acclaim for improving the image and vitality of city centres worldwide. The festival was presented ...Read More »
Cultural Village jointly celebrates Tour de Yorkshire and International Festival in heart of Leeds Millennium Square in Leeds will be transformed into a giant cultural hub as the Tour de Yorkshire and Leeds International Festival come together to launch ‘The Village’ in the heart of the city centre. The Village – organised by Welcome to Yorkshire, Leeds Business ...Read More »
Space travel, the ethics of robot sex, special film score commissions, intimate audiences with…, and some serious tunes – Leeds International Festival is back Helen Sharman OBE, June Sarpong, Viv Albertine, Steve Lamacq, Yo La Tengo, Circuit des Yeux and many more Tickets on sale Friday 2nd February – 9am Leeds International Festival is back for its second year, with ...Read More »
The annual Leeds International Festival will return for its second year with an eclectic mix of events spanning music, tech and moving image.
Onscreen sporting sacrifice, inside a fashion icon and the future of sex: get into Leeds International Festival 2018 The annual Leeds International Festival will return for its second year with an eclectic mix of events spanning music, tech and moving image. Saturday 28 April – Saturday 12 May 2018 Leeds is set to welcome its second annual Leeds International Festival this ...Read More »