Bank Street Arts

32-40 Bank Street, Sheffield, S1 2DS. Find further information on the venue location on the Maps page.

For access information please contact Bank Street Arts:
Tel: 0114 346 3034

Bank Street Arts is an innovative cross-disciplinary Arts Centre that provides a home, venue and setting for a wide range of creative individuals and organisations, housing some of the best new art, writing and culture from across the region and throughout the UK.

Event Date & time Description

Castlegate Festival Bar

Open 8th – 23rd June
Saturday 20th June 10am–11pm and Sunday 21st June 11am–4pm
Refugee Week logoBank Street Arts will host the Festival Bar where you can grab hot & cold drinks at any time, try some delicious tapas, relax in their renovated Georgian Courtyard – an oasis in the heart of the city! On the Saturday, catch an eclectic mix of live world music & poetry from visiting stars celebrating Refugee Week including Zimbabwe’s Stella Chiweshe, Sarah Yaseen & Tangled Roots performance poets – see website for full programme.

Fruits of the Orchard Exhibition

17th June to 11th July
Saturday 20th June 10am–6pm and Sunday 21st June 11am–4pm
Fruits of the Orchard artwork‘Fruits of the Orchard’ is an exhibition of contemporary artwork - drawing, painting and photography - by volunteers at BSA. Our buildings were originally the site of an orchard - the aim of the organisation is to nurture and grow the skills of the volunteers that keep it alive. This exhibitions showcases work by some of those often invisible volunteers without whom there would be no Centre.

Pop Up Shop

Saturday 20th June 10am–6pm and Sunday 21st June 11am–4pm Bank Street Arts has an eclectic mix of artists, writers, jewellers and individual creative practitioners. Meet some of them at the Pop Up Shop, specially set up for the Castlegate Festival and offering visitors the chance to purchase work produced by Resident Artists and Members.

Saturday Live

Saturday 20th June, 7pm to 11pm
Tickets: £3 in advance, £5 on the door at

Photo of a man performing on stageThe Bare Project presents Saturday Live: a scratch night for local performance artists. Featuring Live Art, immersive performance, spoken word, stand-up and
rehearsed readings.

To apply to showcase your work please email with a short summary of your piece, a title and a running time (if applicable) by the 8th June.