Join us on Orton Square this summer as we celebrate our local communities and artists across this free weekend of live entertainment and activities for all ages.

Taking place from Fri 11 – Sun 13 Aug, the weekend will feature live music, musical theatre, choirs, spoken word, poetry, workshops dance and much more, all for free! Scroll down to see the full line-up.

Curve on the Square is kindly supported by PPL PRS.


Selected performances on Saturday and Sunday of Curve on the Square will be available with British Sign Language Interpretation. Interpreted performances are indicated below with the BSL hands symbol, shown on the left.

Your interpreting team for Curve on the Square will be Emma Phillips, Stacey Green, Krista Norris and Sarah Vann Brooke.

An Induction Loop Hearing System will also be available on the square across the weekend.


Friday 11 August, 6pm - 9pm

6pm – 6.30pm Matt Hilton
Host, Musical Theatre & Pop
6.40pm – 6.50pm Moving Together Senior Company & Over 55s Group 
7pm – 7.30pm Yasmina Berraoui
Musical Theatre
7.30pm – 7.55pm Matt Hilton
Host, Musical Theatre & Pop
8.10pm – 9pm 80s Revellers 
Live Music

Saturday 12 August, 11am - 9pm

11am – 11.50am Little Curve on the Square
Children’s Workshop
12 noon – 12.30pm Nupur Arts
12.30pm – 1.10pm Mix It
Participation Workshop
1.20pm – 1.50pm Indialily Cooper
Musical Theatre
2pm – 2.30pm String Beats UK 
Sarangi & Tabla Duo
2.40pm – 3.10pm Ava Fletcher
Musical Theatre
3.20pm – 3.40pm Curve Community Company
Community Performance
3.50pm – 4.20pm Joshua Taylor – Williams
Musical Theatre
4.30pm – 4.45pm Ruben Whitter
Spoken Word
4.45pm – 5pm Oviya Thirumalai
Spoken Word
5pm – 5.15pm Carol Leeming MBE
Spoken Word
5.15pm – 5.30pm The Orator
Spoken Word
5.40pm – 6.10pm Dulzo The Great
6.10pm – 6.40pm Sly & Estar
Rap Duo
6.55pm – 7.45pm Harri Georgio
8pm – 9pm Lady Affirmation
Pop R&B Singer

Sunday 13 August, 11am - 5pm

11am – 12 noon Mary Bonam
Family Workshop
12.10pm – 12.50pm Leicester Musical Memory Box
Community Workshop
1pm – 1.30pm Heart of England Chorus
Acapella Group
1.40pm – 2.10pm Aimee Cooper
Musical Theatre
2.20pm – 2.50pm Alex Budding 
Musical Theatre
3pm – 3.30pm Hajimari – Bullfrog Festival Taiko
Drumming Group
3.40pm – 4.10pm Junkyard Cats Jazz Band
Live Music
4.20pm – 5pm Ally & James
Singing Duo