Alt-Sheff Events http://alt-sheff.org/rss.php The guide to Sheffield's radical, alternative, ethical business and groups Sheffield Esteli Ceilidih Event http://alt-sheff.org/events/5774/ http://alt-sheff.org/events/5774/ Sun 17 Nov 2019, 7pm, Broomhall Centre, Broomspring Lane S10 2FD *** Sheffield Estelí Society present the fabulous Home Grown Ceilidh! Live music, fun social dancing, no experience necessary. A fundraiser for the Sheffield Estelí Society, keeping alive our Sheffield link with Nicaragua.Tickets: £7 advance, £8 on the door, £6 concessions. Under 16s free. Tickets from: www.welldressedband.org.uk. Please bring food to share. A bar will be providedSheffield Estelí Society Sheffield Modern – Sounds of the Estates after-party http://alt-sheff.org/events/5783/ http://alt-sheff.org/events/5783/ Fri 22 Nov 2019, 8pm, Foodhall, 121 Eyre St. S1 4QW *** Join Sheffield Modern architecture weekender for a "Lates" party at Foodhall, the DIY volunteer-run community centre/cafe/venue. With DJs Ashley Holmes (Plenty Vibes, NTS) and Winston Hazel (former member of Forgemasters, the first act to be released on Warp Records).8pm-midnight, £7 suggested donation on the door (nobody turned away for lack of funds). Bring your own drinks.The party follows a talk: Sounds of the Estates, at Site Gallery Project Space at 7pm. A panel discussion with speakers from Sheffield music community on the role of social housing estates in the local music scene, particularly in the 1990s. Speakers include Winston Hazel and Amy Carter, with moderator Auriel Majumdar. Facebook event page Sentinel: Music and Climate Change http://alt-sheff.org/events/5772/ http://alt-sheff.org/events/5772/ Thu 21 Nov 2019, 8-9.30pm, University of Sheffield Drama Studio, Shearwood Rd. S10 2TD *** A show inspired by themes of climate change and forced migration, conceived and composed by Richard Evans. Sentinel is a call-to-action without words. The show is a multi-sensory journey through the present and future effects of global warming, creating a layered perspective on the planet’s most urgent issue. Soundtrack of analogue synths mixed with classical vocals, laser lighting, video and visuals created directly from climate and migrant data. Tickets £13 Full price/£6 University of Sheffield students/£8 Concessions. All include a free after-show ‘In Conversation With’University of Sheffield venues Evening fundraiser for City of Sanctuary http://alt-sheff.org/events/5782/ http://alt-sheff.org/events/5782/ Sat 23 Nov 2019, 7pm, St. Columbas Church, Crosspool S10 5PL *** An evening of poetry, music, food and friendship to celebrate Yorkshire life and journeys. Donations go to City of Sanctuary.Food provided, bring your own wine and drink.