How do we make dance work?8 October 2015
The Leeds Beckett University School of Performing Arts, in collaboration with the University’s Centre for Culture and the Arts, will be encouraging attendees of a two day symposium to rethink practice and performance in 21st century contemporary dance practice.Read more
Graduates riding waves of success with new surf, snow and skate shop8 October 2015
A duo of entrepreneurial graduates from Leeds Beckett University have launched a brand new surf, snow and skate website selling clothing and accessories alongside a blog and social community.Read more
Our upcoming events
Thinking Dance 2015: Questioning the Contemporary
A Symposium: rethinking process, practice and product in twenty-first century contemporary dance practice.
Undergraduate Open Day
Our Open Days are a great way to find out why we are one of the most popular universities in the country. It's your opportunity to see our incredible campuses, talk to staff and students and find out everything you need to know about student life.
Post-Capitalism 2015: Rethinking Crisis, Culture, and Politics
The beginning of the twenty-first century has been turbulent and traumatic, with a global Financial Crisis, a prolonged depression, and deep cuts in public spending under the aegis of 'austerity'. How can we emerge from this period as a fairer, more equal society?
Post-Capitalism 2015: Paul Mason Talk and Film Screening of Boom Bust Boom with a Producer Q&A
We know that our world is in the process of seismic change, but how can we emerge from the crisis a fairer, more equal society?
Postgraduate Open Evening
Our open evenings are a great way to explore your options and talk informally with teaching staff, specialist advisors and current students.
‘Retaking the Commons: Culture, Politics, and the Public Realm’
In this event Dr Andrew Lawson and Dr Katy Shaw will discuss how the left can find new ways of challenging the neoliberal discourse of 'public bad/private good,' and ask how literary and cultural texts can reframe ideas of collective agency and the common good.