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Creatives

Ace creative places and people to know about in Bradford

Festivals and Events: People and Places that programme events by other people

Training: People and Places where you can learn about live arts and performance related things

Performance Maker: People and Places that make professional live arts and performances

Venue: Places where you can go to see performances on a regular basis

Project: People and Places that aim to develop live arts and performance

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509 Arts

509 Arts consults, makes, explores and creates. Based in Yorkshire, working throughout the UK.

509arts.co.uk
alan.dix@509arts.co.uk
@509Arts

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30 Chapel Street

A Hub for Social Innovation in Bradford.

beta.30chapelstreet.com
hello@30chapelstreet.com
@30Chapelstreet

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154 Collective

A collective of artists creating new engaging work with collaboration at its heart.

154collective.info
Contact via website
@154collective

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BCB Radio

Bradford’s community radio station.

www.bcbradio.co.uk
Contact via website
@bcbradio

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Art Works

Participatory arts charity based at our venue the Delius Arts & Cultural Centre.

www.artworkscreative.org.uk
info@artworkscreative.org.uk
@ArtworksBD1

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The Alhambra

The North’s premier receiving venue

bradford-theatres.co.uk
Contact via website
@BradfordTheatre

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Bent Architect

Creating fresh, engaging, entertaining theatre for, with & by the communities we live amongst.

www.bentarchitect.co.uk
@BentArchitectCo

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Bloomin Buds

Theatre productions and workshops to help young people access opportunities and challenge the class divide.

budstheatre@outlook.com
@Bloomin_Buds

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Bradford College

Bradford College is an award-winning education institution.

bradfordcollege.ac.uk
information@bradfordcollege.ac.uk
@BradfordCollege

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Bradford 2025

Bids for the UK City of Culture 2025

www.bradford2025.co.uk
info@bradford2025.co.uk
@bradford_2025

Bradford Fringe Festival

Female led, open access, mixed arts festival taking place across Bradford City Centre.

bradfordfringe@gmail.com
@BradfordFringe

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Bradford Literature Festival

From poetry to politics, comics to comedy, a festival celebrating the wonderful world of words.

www.bradfordlitfest.co.uk
@BradfordLitFest

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Bradford Museums

Home to some of the most exciting museums & galleries in Yorkshire.

www.bradfordmuseums.org
@BradfordMuseums

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Bradford Playhouse

A theatre offering performances, venue hire and community productions.

www.bradfordplayhouse.org.uk
Megan@bradfordplayhouse.org.uk
@BradPlayhouse

Bradford Producing Hub

Development project for live arts. Training, commissions, advice, spaces, support, R&Ds, events, activities, audiences.

bdproducinghub.co.uk
hello@bdproducinghub.co.uk
@bdproducinghub

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Bread + Roses

Cooperative cafe, co-working and event space on North Parade.

thebreadandroses.coop
Contact via website
@BreadandRosesBD

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The Brick Box

An international arts company using art, love and magic to inspire people and transform places.

thebrickbox.co.uk
hello@thebrickbox.co.uk
@thebrickbox

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Bronte Parsonage Museum

A  writer’s house museum maintained by the Brontë Society in honour of the Brontë sisters – Charlotte, Emily and Anne.

bronte.org.uk
bronte@bronte.org.uk
@BronteParsonage

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Common Wealth Theatre

Political, contemporary , site-specific theatre events.

commonwealththeatre.co.uk
tracy@commonwealththeatre.co.uk
@Common_WealthHQ

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Cecil Green Arts

Community arts CIC made up of circus performers, fine artists, puppeteers and musicians.

cecilgreenarts.co.uk
cecilgreenarts@gmail.com
@CecilGreenArts

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Cultural Ecology Project

Creative training program offering female, South Asian, arts practitioners creative opportunities.

madiha@culturalecologyproject.com
@AnsariMadiha

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Dance United Yorkshire

A charity delivering high-quality contemporary dance projects to hard-to-reach young people across Yorkshire.

www.duy.org.uk/dance-united-yorkshire
E-mail via website

@DUYorkshire

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Displace Yourself

A theatre company that uses the power of live performance to promote global equality.

displaceyourselftheatre.co.uk
Contact via website
@DisplaceTheatre

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Drunken Film Festival

Bradford’s Indie Film Fest!

www.drunkenfilmfest.com
@DFF_Bradford

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Freedom Studios

A contemporary theatre company creating original work and supporting and developing creatives.

www.freedomstudios.co.uk
hello@freedomstudios.co.uk
@Freedom_Studios

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Fuse Art Space

Art space, publisher, book shop, music, other stuff.

www.wearefuse.co
hello@wearefuse.co
@fuseartspace

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Hive Bradford

Community arts organisation using creativity to connect, engage & develop individual potential.

www.hivebradford.org.uk
info@hivebradford.org.uk
@Hive_Bradford

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Ilkley Literature Festival

The north of England’s oldest and largest literature festival.

ilkleyliteraturefestival.org.uk
info@website.co.uk
@ilkleylitfest

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Irregular Arts

Irregular (Arts) performance & projects created with people in the space where the arts meets entertainment.

irregulararts.com
jenny@irregulararts.com
@IrregularArts

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Kala Sangam

An intercultural arts hub which aims to reflect the diversity of the city.

www.kalasangam.org
info@kalasangam.org
@Kala_Sangam

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Keighley Creative Space

Keighley Creative Space is for artists and craftspeople as studios, exhibition and rehearsal space.

keighleycreative.space
contact@keighleycreative.space
@KeighleyCreate

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The Leap

THE LEAP is the new Creative People and Places programme for Bradford

www.theleapbradford.co.uk
info@theleapbradford.co.uk
@theleapBD

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Liberty Arts Yorkshire

Movement, music and theatre classes for the heart and soul.

libertyartsyorkshire.com
libertyartsyorkshire@gmail.com
@arts_liberty

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Mind The Gap

One of Europe’s leading learning disability theatre companies.

www.mind-the-gap.org.uk
arts@mind-the-gap.org.uk
@MtGstudios

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Punjabi Roots

Leading group in entertainment for weddings, festivals & events providing: DJ set ups, Bhangra dance, Dhol players, Band Bajas,

punjabiroots.academy
hiya@punjabiroots.academy
@PRAlearning

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Q20

Creating and delivering experiences, bespoke & off the shelf.

www.q20events.co.uk
info@q20theatre.co.uk
@Q20Events

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South Square Centre

Contemporary Art Gallery | Artist Studios | Community Space | Cafe | Framers

southsquarecentre.co.uk
info@southsquarecentre.co.uk
@South_Square

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Sponge Tree

Providing sensory + natural art, play, workshops and training, in all sectors of the community.

sponge-tree.com
spongetree@live.com
@spongetree1

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Theatre In The Mill

Your local Bradford theatre supporting artists and developing new work.

theatreinthemill.com
theatre@bradford.ac.uk
@TiM_Bfd

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Wur Bradford

We do creativity with people in Bradford. Art is for everyone!

wurbradford.wordpress.com
wurbradford@gmail.com
@wurbradford

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