Attenborough Arts Centre (formerly Embrace Arts) is the University of Leicester’s multi-use inclusive arts centre, with a history of promotion and encouragement of engagement in the arts by people with disabilities. Open to all, its award-winning building houses a 120-seater performance area, three studios, and an exhibition gallery. It has a diverse programme of performance and learning activity throughout the year, covering a wide range of art forms, primarily classical music, jazz, dance, comedy, theatre, live art, children’s theatre, spoken word and visual arts. It is located 10 minutes’ walk from the city centre on Lancaster Road, at the edge of the main University of Leicester campus.
Find us at...
- Attenborough Arts Centre
- Richard Attenborough centre
- Lancaster Road
- LE1 7HA
Leicester11-Dec-2019 12:00 PM - 13:15 PM
Our award-nominated lunchtime comedy club for you and your little one. With comedy for grown ups and toys, soft flooring and more for baby - a top night out during the day.
FREELeicester22-Dec-2019 01:30 AM - 15:00 PM
Spend time in the magical land of Fafunia, in an interactive puppetry and storytelling experience where anything is possible. Explore a forest of fairies during Autumn, or come and play in a Winter wo...0 - 16 years
Leicester26-Jan-2020 13:00 PM - 13:45 PM
Based on the book by author and illustrator Marie-Louise Gay, this visual adventure features puppetry, movement, and music.3 - 16 years