Volunteer Call Out: Leicester Arts Festivals

Leicester Arts Festivals (LAF) is a network of cultural Festivals that take place throughout the year within the city of Leicester. With members like Black History Month, Leicester Comedy Festival, Journeys Festival International, An Indian Summer, Night of Festivals and many more, the group works together to enhance and strengthen the Leicester Festivals that have a strong arts component. Leicester Arts Festivals is looking to recruit a pool of dedicated volunteers (for short and long-term) who will have the early opportunity to play a key volunteering role within three or more different Festivals over the period through to and including the City Festival in late August 2017. All volunteers

Journeys Festival International – A unique festival setting a standard for 2017

After 46 days of events between August and October, 180 cans of spray paint, 110 metres of gaffer tape, 15 pop-up performances, a theatre world premiere of Belarus Free Theatre’s Burning Doors, a UK moving image premiere of Sanctuary/Sustenance: The Story of Many Journeys in the ethereal setting of Portsmouth Cathedral and an epic #JourneysFest Manchester Museum Take Over, we are proud to announce that Journeys Festival International showcased the work of more than 150 artists, both international and UK based, supported by 30 fantastic partner organisations, across 3 cities. The annual Journeys Festival International in Leicester, and our inaugural events in Manchester and Portsmouth have dr

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