October issue is out tomorrow

october front 14 for promosThe October issue of artsbeat is out tomorrow and will be delivered across the county before the first of the month.

Featured this month are artists Kristan Baggaley, Paul Johnstone and Carl Longmate; belly dancer Diana Mehira who is on the front page in a gorgeous outfit; the amazing wire sculptures of Robin Wight; Rebecca Soanes’ photography; storyteller Sophie Snell; the Derby Folk Festival and Sunjay Brayne who is one of the many performers; am dram productions at Belper and Wirksworth; details about the new look Déda in Derby; the Chatsworth Road Festival in Chesterfield and a new arts hub at Whaley Bridge. There are also details about a literary weekend at Buxton and an interview with author Kathy Lette. You can even win tickets to one of the events at the weekend.

There will also be all the regulars including the latest arts news in arena, what’s on listings in agenda, Library Life, Bookshelf, reviews in Attitude and the Have A Go pages with lots of ideas for courses and workshops.

If you think you should be featured in the magazine, have any ideas for features or would like to advertise then contact me by email at editor@arts-beat.co.uk.