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Big Up: Vandal Factory live podcast

  • Sat 4 Nov
  • 12–1pm
  • First Floor, The Tetley
  • Free, drop-in

Vandal Factory are delighted to present their first live podcast on arts and activism.

How’s your hope? How’s your anger?

Vandal Factory create sharp and political work with and for diverse communities. Fusing theatre, storytelling and poetry, this session will explore how to make your activism bold and your art injected with activism.

Expect special guests, chat, music, poetry and provocations, all with humour and warmth.


Vandal Factory are a radical and raucous theatre company and podcast based in Seacroft, East Leeds. We discuss those magic moments where arts and activism meet!

BIG UP festival of art and social change is a celebration of West Yorkshire’s diverse ecology of community arts and social change work.

Getting here

Please note, there are no onsite parking facilities at The Tetley.

For more information about visiting The Tetley, click here.


  • This event will take place across our First Floor.
  • Our lift is located at the rear of our building for access to all floors.
  • There are baby change facilities on our ground and second floors.
  • Please call us on 0113 320 2323 or email info@yorkshire-contemporary.local if you have any specific questions about access.

For more information about visiting The Tetley, click here.