May 28th, 2013
Pawlet Brookes, Director of Serendipity talks to Pukaar News about the recent Let's Dance International Festival which took place in Leicester.
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May 16th, 2013
Emerging Artists Showcase their Work at Signatures as part of the Let's Dance Festival. A showcase of new ideas by emerging choreographers and two students from De Montfort University. The platform nurtures and supports undiscovered talent and enables them to realise their creative potential. The artists have been...By May 16th, 20130 comments
May 15th, 2013
St Martins House in Leicester was filled with the sound of Brazilian music on Friday 10 May with a group of Brazilian dancers performing Zumbi for the Let's Dance International Festival. The dance is based on the story of Zumbi dos Palmares who became the figure head of black resistance against injustice and oppression in...By May 15th, 20130 comments
April 30th, 2013
Leicester's bid to become the next UK City of Culture has been boosted by news that Lord Richard Attenborough CBE - the actor and director who grew up in the city has sent his support for the bid....By April 30th, 20130 comments
April 30th, 2013
29 April saw the launch of the Let's Dance Festival at Leicester's Athena venue. The launch had acts from across the globe with a Capoeira group from Brazil and the Rock Kids Crew, a break dance group from Europe, Iran and Asia, as well as performances from Misha B and Akala. The festival organised by Serendipity...By April 30th, 20130 comments
April 22nd, 2013
This weekend saw the Leicester Riders beat the Plymouth Raiders in a two legged BBl Play-Offs Semi Final. The riders beat the Raiders overall 156-126 on aggregate, winning both home and away games. The win sees the riders through to the BBL Play-Off final at Wembley Arena on Sunday 28 April. For tickets ring box...By April 22nd, 20130 comments
April 15th, 2013
This weekend saw the Leicester Riders face the London Lions in a two legged BBl Play-Offs Quarter Final. The riders beat the Lions overall 143-129 on aggregate, winning both home and away games....By April 15th, 20130 comments
April 9th, 2013
Today saw the launch of an urban art project at Leicester's Curve Theatre. A piano designed by Kasabian Keyboard player Ben Kealey will be in the foyer for members of the general public to play from 4PM to 6PM every day.
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April 1st, 2013
Leicester Riders won their second piece of silverware this season on Saturday night becoming BBL Champions by beating Durham Wildcats 93-70 at home at the John Sandford Sports Centre.
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March 29th, 2013The Christ in the Centre put on its first performance of the day to highlight the story of Easter in Humberstone Gate this morning. Hundreds gathered to watch the adaptation of the existing play called The First Easter written by noted playwright Meg Harper. The stage was set for a cast of 40 to act out the hard to read yet interesting...By March 29th, 20130 comments
March 29th, 2013
Pukaar News caught up with Leicester Riders in an exclusive interview with head coach Rob Paternostro and team captain Barry Lamble as they talk about plans for tomorrows game against Durham Wildcats. If the Riders win tomorrow it will see them crowned as BBL Champions....By March 29th, 20130 comments
March 1st, 2013
A new video launched by Crimestoppers entitled 'A Class A Thank you for Tackling Drugs' has been launched today to combat drug crimes in the UK. The only charity in the UK which fights crime, has been around for over 25 years. The charity hopes that the video will raise awareness and educate the public on signs how...By March 1st, 20130 comments
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