SlungLow (@SlungLow )


Bio Large scale people’s theatre creators. Cultural Community College. We run The Holbeck- a Community club. Culture can be dangerous in the right hands.
Location United Kingdom
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Account created 23-02-2009 15:19:44
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iPhone : Today in #Leeds 5-6.30pm:The lovely folk at @Slunglow have invited local doula Mandy Kazmierski & I to #holbeckwmc - join us to talk about the role of the end of life doula, watch short #documentary Holding Space & decorate a memory boat… #EndofLifeDoulaUK

iPhone : Sound check! Wow the Honeybirds and the Tom Sharp Orchestra sound great. We kick off in half an hour, get yeself down to the Holbeck.

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iPhone : Lots of activity at the club tonight - performance skills in the lounge, ukuleles in the bar, residents meeting in the concert room and Kids Klub on the bus. Here we go!

Twitter Web App : Brett Chapman Brett will be working with us in January as we create a people’s theatre short film with over 100 people from Leeds. You can find out how to get involved here -

Twitter Web App : Delighted to reveal that Brett Chapman 's documentary Standing In The Rain, which captures the ups and downs of our first few months at The Holbeck, will be presented as part of the #LIFF2019 Yorkshire Short Film Competition!

iPhone : Were on the hunt for an exceptional women to serve as the Chair of our Board of Trustees. Can you help us on our search?…

iPhone : GOOD GRIEF rehearsals have BEGUN 💀 Meet your cast, Canice, Angelina, Adam, Jess, and Grace. Our Director Rachael, SM Rebecca and our musician Duncan. Now that is a TEAM! Thank you SlungLow for having us at The Holbeck! Time to MAKE A SHOW in 11 DAYS! 🤪

iPhone : So good to have The Holbeck Choir back in the building! Kicking off this term with the Five Stair Steps’ ‘Ooh Child’. Classy.

TweetDeck : And here’s one we made earlier. Last term we heard from John Fox and Sue Gill – trailblazers of public, community art with Welfare State International. You can hear the talk here……

TweetDeck : On Sun 23rd Nov we close the series with Kiera Martin’s celebration of Yorkshire / Irish folk culture with music, chat and dancing.
All 3 events are pay what you decide and will be recorded and made available online. Come and get involved.

TweetDeck : Next Sun 20th Oct - Dr Jane Riddiford, Co-Director of Global Generation, with 25 years’ experience delivering ground-breaking environmental projects. Jane’s talk is about the cosmic story of where we came and how it’s personal and meaningful to all of us.

TweetDeck : We start this Sun 13th Oct 5pm with BEING AN END-OF-LIFE DOULA. Join us for a life-affirming talk about the dreaded ‘D word’ and a screening of Rebecca Kenyon’s award-winning documentary, Holding Space.

TweetDeck : At The Holbeck we want to uphold those old ideals. Mixing your ales might be a mistake, but old wisdom and new wisdom mix very well. So this autumn we invite you, members and wider community, to a series of events to nourish your mind, body and soul. It’s called Big Ideas...

TweetDeck : Working Mens Clubs were set up by working people interested in self-improvement. Recreation hand-in-hand with education. The club wasn’t just a place to go for a beer but a self-organised framework of political, educational and social activities. The members demanded lectures.