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The knowing the score conference

Music and Sport come together in perfect harmony

On the 26 June the school and the Leeds Arts Research Centre, hosted ‘Knowing the Score’, a conference which saw papers presented on the intersecting research fields of Music and Sport presented in partnership with Headingly Literature Festival, Fields of Vision, and Music in Leeds.

Natasha Parcei in front of a screen Natasha Parcei
Oliver performing Ursonate Post-truth

Dr Oliver Bray performs in Venice

Dr Oliver Bray, the Dean of the School of Film, Music and Performing Arts and Head of Performing Arts performed his solo work Ursonate Post-truth in Venice on Friday 10 May.

Dancers from the festival

Beyond Dance: Dystopia

My name is Sophie Gaffney and I am a third-year student studying BA (Hons) Dance at Leeds Beckett University. I am currently creating a new dance piece called Dystopia, Lift Off 2019 and the Beyond Creative Arts Festival.

Leeds Beckett Logo Sophie Gaffney
People dancing

European Unions: Chapter One

Performance academics at Leeds Beckett University are collaborating with arts organisations across Europe to develop new, non-verbal methods of adult theatre education and increase participation in theatre.