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The Sheffield culture guide written by in-the-know locals

Inspiring greatness, preserving traditions.

Alim Kamara is a British-Sierra Leonean rapper and storyteller. As a child living in Sierra Leone, Alim would listen to Djelis (storytellers), admiring the way they weaved lessons through their tales. He set up Storie Storie to inspire through engaging storytelling workshops and performances based on these traditional Sierra-Leonean folk tales.

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Covidery (+ Q&A)

Tue. 15 June 2021

Covidery explores a group of characters from all over the world in different situations and their response to the Covid 19 pandemic and lockdown - and make unexpected connections along the way.

Our Mate, Max

Fri. 18 June 2021 — Sat. 19 June 2021

Portland Works

Follow the lives of two young men from starting secondary school, falling into university, being thrown into real life and becoming lost in the regularity of reality. Examining substance abuse, erectile dysfunction, grief, feeling lost, and hats.

Evening Talk: Malice in Wonderland – Cecil Beaton and his Friends

Mon. 14 June 2021

In this evening talk, Hugo Vickers, Cecil Beaton's biographer and literary executor, will explain how the photographer turned himself into an extraordinary figure.

Anqa Collective: In Conversation

Wed. 16 June 2021

Meet refugee founders from the Anqa Collective, Europe's first marketplace for refugee-led businesses. Hear them share both their inspiring business journeys and personal stories.