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We’re thrilled to welcome communities back to Leicester city centre this month with a range of free live outdoor performances and activities for all ages on our Orton Square stage.
Curve on the Square will begin on Fri 6th Aug (6pm – 9pm) and Sat 7 Aug (10am – 12pm, 2pm – 4pm and 6pm – 8pm). Over the course of the month you’ll be able to enjoy live performances from local artists, including beat-boxing, dance, puppetry, storytelling, acoustic sets, choirs and more.
Stay tuned for full details of the line-up, coming soon.
Diana Vickers (West End star, no.1 chart-topping recording artist and The X Factor finalist) is to star in the UK Tour of Dial of M for Murder alongside TV and stage favourite, Tom Chambers, (Top Hat, Strictly Come Dancing).
Coming to Curve this autumn, this ultimate masterclass in suspense is guaranteed to entwine you with its spine-chilling twists and turns.
Made famous by Alfred Hitchcock’s world-renowned film of 1950, the iconic Dial M for Murder will leave you spellbound.
Check out the new trailer now!
Find out more about Curve Young Company (CYC) and Dial M For Murder in the latest episode of our Curve in Conversation podcast, featuring interviews with star of stage and screen Tom Chambers, Curve Associate and Curve Young Dance Company leader Mel Knott, and Mary-Jean Caldwell, a former CYC member who has gone on to become a professional performer.
Listen to the full episode here.
Take your first step into Narnia with the cast of Leeds Playhouse's smash hit production of C. S. Lewis' The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, which will open its major UK and Ireland tour here at Curve this November!
Read the casting announcement and find out more here.
If you’d like to join the CYCC family, we’d love to hear from you! Our groups next term are:
• CYCC Act (School Years 7+)
• CYCC Dance (School years 7+)
• CYCC Musical theatre (School years 7+)
• CYCC Kids CYCC Kids (for Primary ages)
• CYCC Technical, Design and Production (School years 10+)
Applications close on Sunday 8 August.
CYCC bursaries are available.
Curve Associates Nupur Arts Youth Association present Emerge, a project organised during the global pandemic to support young and upcoming dance artists develop their own pieces.
Mentored by the inimitable Kamala Devam, Emerge is a digital showcase of the work of six incredible solo dancers from South Asian and Contemporary dance disciplines.
Emerge is supported by Curve Theatre and Arts Council England and features work from artists Anekha Pillai, Anjana Bala, Bethany Mitchell, Shree Savani, Shreya Vadnerkar and Yanaëlle Thiran.
Watch the World Premiere of Emerge until the end of July.