Programming, Creating, Commissioning, Producing, Artist and Audience Development:  here is a small selection of some of our projects past and present, if we were to put everything on here we have done it would go on and on and on and on and well you get the point…..



Selby Arts Festival


We are currently working with a number of partners to develop a brand new mixed Art form festival for the North Yorkshire market town of Selby. The first festival will take place in July 2017 under the Artistic Direction of Dep Arts Director David Edmunds.



Leeds Spectacular Expression Of Rugby. Working in partnership with England Rugby 2015 & Leeds City Council to develop and implement the creative vision and programme of work to form the official cultural celebrations of the Rugby World Cup coming to Leeds in September 2015.



REACH is a three year partnership project between us and ARC, Stockton Arts Centre to tour high quality contemporary theatre to 9 venues in North East England. Funded by Arts Council England’s Strategic Touring Programme, the project will act as a catalyst to bring work to less-toured areas of the region.



WordPlay was a 12 month (2014/2015) partnership project between Dep Arts and Leeds Libraries to programme a number of performance events in the new arts space at Leeds Central Library and selected branch libraries across the City.



Escalator was an Arts Council England, East initiative that aimed to find, support and invest in artists and art form development through a range of programmes over a 12 month period.  Dep Arts led the project in terms of its delivery, managing all areas of the project including the budget.