Entertainment and Events at Leopold Square

We are thrilled to announce that our free summer season of live music and dance events will kick off this May Bank Holiday weekend – the perfect opportunity to join us from early ‘til late!  We have an exciting fusion of jazz, Latin, blues and soul with contemporary hits and pop classics so whatever your style, we have something to wow every audience with our show-stopping performances every weekend from May through to September.

Upcoming Events


Bank Holiday Big Swing Spectacular

Date: 04/05/2014
Venue: Leopold Square

We kick off the season with the first of our Bank Holiday Big Swing Spectacular events with two of Sheffield’s finest vocalists, Jem Hewitt and Emily West, who have come together to front a 5 piece superband. Jem’s soulful Falsetto and Emily’s warm lyrical style intertwine beautifully to create a...

Ryan Taylor Octofunk

Date: 11/05/2014
Venue: Leopold Square

A new 8-piece band featuring Sheffield's own Ryan Taylor and several young lions from Leeds College of Music's jazz programme combine with a mix of original and rearranged material. Finely-honed grooves, sparkling improvisation and a funky vibe are all guaranteed.

Gypsies of Bohemia

Date: 18/05/2014
Venue: Leopold Square

Leopold Square's favourite newcomers of 2013, the Gypsies return with Manchester's finest musicians in tow. With energetic Django-styled Gypsy jazz and their own virtuosic acoustic twists on the likes of Radiohead, this is an exciting act not to be missed!

Bank Holiday Big Swing Spectacular II

Date: 25/05/2014
Venue: Leopold Square

We are delighted that local legend, Nicola Farnon, will be returning to the Square to bring us the second of our Big Swing Spectacular events. A lively crowd always accompany her dazzling vocals and double bass playing. Nicola's excellent band brings fresh energy to standard material, and her...

All events are free and offer great entertainment with a whole range of live music performances, ranging from jazz to acoustic sessions, to pop, funk and soul.