LEEDS WAITS EVENTS

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Since 1983, The Leeds Waits have performed at many events and historic venues.

Our 2018 events are shown here:

29 April Performance for NEEMF Early Music Day, Temple Newsam House, Leeds, daytime
7 May Music for May Day, Oakwell Hall, Batley
13 May Tudor music and dance day with White Rose Early Dance, Oakwell Hall, Batley
18-20 May Performing at IGTP Festival, King's Lynn
23 June Music for the White Rose Tudor Ball, Clayhouse, Greetland
7-8 July Music for History Weekend, Temple Newsam House, Leeds, daytime
10-11 August Music for the Sealed Knot, Ashby Castle, Ashby de la Zouch, daytime
9 September Music for the Mystery Plays, York
12 September Music for the Mystery Plays, York
15 September Music for The Queen's Regiment, Oakwell Hall, Batley
16 September Music for the Mystery Plays, York

Our many performances last year are shown here:

30 March Lecture/recital for Friends of Leeds City Museums, Leeds
1 May Mayday Music at Oakwell Hall, Batley
13-14 May Music for the Queen's Regiment, Milton Keynes Museum
19 May Music for "Museums at Night", Oakwell Hall, Batley
24 June "White Rose" 15th century ball, Clayhouse, Greetland
2 July Music for the International Medieval Congress "Afternoon at the Museum", City Museum, Leeds
5 July Music for the International Medieval Congress civic reception, University Square, Leeds
8-9 July Music for the Queen's Regiment, Oakwell Hall, Batley
15 July Music for Tudor day, Temple Newsam, Leeds
16 July Music for Georgian day, Temple Newsam, Leeds
22 July Music for "Game of Thrones" themed event, City Museum, Leeds
6 August Music for Yorkshire Day, Oakwell Hall, Batley
12-13 August Music for the Trayned Bandes at the Castle, Skipton
2 September "The Fair Devil of Scotland" - Music of Mary Queen of Scots, the 1620s House, Donington-le-Heath
10 September Amnesty Concert: "The Fair Devil of Scotland" - Music of Mary Queen of Scots, Quaker Meeting House, Rawdon
16-17 September Music for the Sealed Knot, Crowland Abbey, Peterborough
6 October Music for the Pleasure Gardens (for Leeds Light Night), Central Library, Leeds
12 November "Lord Darnley and the Fair Devil of Scotland", Temple Newsam. Leeds
13 November Medieval studies golden jubilee party, University of Leeds
9-10 December Music for the Tudor Feast for "500 Years of Christmas", Temple Newsam, Leeds
17 December "A 17th Century Christmas", Temple Newsam, Leeds
20 December Guest spot in St. Austin's Choir Christmas Concert, Chantry Chapel, Wakefield

If you can't get to any of our public performances, there is a listing of performances by other groups of waits around the country and abroad here.