What's On


Below is a list of all the exciting events and activities we have coming up. From gigs and films to creative workshops for children and adults, there's something for everyone at The Hive.

Aug

1

Sun

11:00

Canalscape Illustration at the Flaxmill Maltings


FREE

SUNDAY 1ST AUGUST 2021 11am - 12.30pm / TO BOOK EMAIL olivia@hiveonline.org.uk

Join Zoe Needle in making an illustrated folding storybook based on the Shrewsbury Canal and surrounding landscapes. You'll be shown how to cut a small lino or rubber stamp to decorate and use mixed media materials to make a visual story of the canal. Open to all ages, children under 8 years old will need support from an adult.

Aug

1

Sun

14:00

Ghost Poetry at the Flaxmill Maltings


FREE

SUNDAY 1ST AUGUST 2021 2pm - 4pm / TO BOOK EMAIL olivia@hiveonline.org.uk

Explore and celebrate the ghost of the Shrewsbury & Newport canal, which once flowed through the Flaxmill Maltings area, and was the very reason for the Flaxmill itself to be built there in 1797.

Poet, Jean Atkin will help you create your own written responses to this extraordinary place, and to the vanished canal.

Aug

6

Fri

10:00

SYT Presents the Summer Sessions: Beginners


Tickets from £10

Join SYT as we make our way back to The Hive for a series of drama workshops to inspire creativity and give you a place to play. Beginner sessions will offer 6-8 year olds skills in character building, improv comedy, devised performance and drama techniques.

Session One: Voice and Movement

This first beginners session will use drama games and activities to explore body and voice within the drama space. Perfect for complete beginners as a first step on their drama journey, while improvers will experience new techniques to help develop their work.

Session Two: Character and Storytelling

The second beginners session will build upon drama techniques learnt to create unique characters inspired by childrens literature. Develop skills to move stories from the page to the stage, and explore what happens when new characters enter.

Aug

6

Fri

13:30

SYT Presents the Summer Sessions: Juniors


Tickets from £10

Join SYT as we make our way back to The Hive for a series of drama workshops to inspire creativity and give you a place to play. Junior sessions will offer 9-12 year olds skills in character building, improv comedy, devised performance and drama techniques.

Session One: Build-a-Character Workshop

By the end of this workshop, you will have created a new character and short performance monologue. Using physical and vocal techniques, lots of drama and improv games you and your new imaginary friend can travel anywhere!

Session Two: Devised Performance

This workshop will use a range of contemporary and traditional drama techniques to explore how to create your own performances from scratch. Offering a crash course in developing original work and a toolbox of activities how to stage your performance.

Session Three: Writing for Performance

Interested in writing scripts, performance poetry or something from the heart? This workshop will enable participants to experiment with performance writing through the use of drama games and contemporary practices. Learn how words on the page move from rehearsal to paper, and back onto the stage again.

Session Four: Improve your Improv

Using props, games and theatrical experiments this session will introduce you to some of the techniques and etiquette of improv theatre. Perfect to build your confidence and communication skills. Expect the unexpected and prepare for the out-of-the-ordinary as the improv challenge begins!

Aug

7

Sat

11:00

Jembe Drumming Workshop at The Market Square


FREE

TO BOOK CALL THE HIVE ON 01743 234970

The sound of Jembe Drums will carry a West African rhythm to the Market Square. Local musicians Jonathan Bannister and Josh Arrowsmith will deliver a lively drumming workshop. No previous experience is necessary just a willingness to have a go! 1 hour workshops. No need to book, just turn up its FREE!

Commissioned by Shrewsbury BID as part of the Shrewsbury's Open campaign and hosted by local arts charity The Hive, these free outdoor activities for children and families will showcase the talents of local artists and the wider West Midlands bringing people back into Shrewsbury Town centre.

Aug

7

Sat

13:30

Jembe Drumming Workshop at The Market Square


FREE

TO BOOK CALL THE HIVE ON 01743 234970

The sound of Jembe Drums will carry a West African rhythm to the Market Square. Local musicians Jonathan Bannister and Josh Arrowsmith will deliver a lively drumming workshop. No previous experience is necessary just a willingness to have a go! 1 hour workshops. No need to book, just turn up its FREE!

Commissioned by Shrewsbury BID as part of the Shrewsbury's Open campaign and hosted by local arts charity The Hive, these free outdoor activities for children and families will showcase the talents of local artists and the wider West Midlands bringing people back into Shrewsbury Town centre.

Aug

13

Fri

10:00

SYT Presents the Summer Sessions: Juniors


Tickets from £10

Join SYT as we make our way back to The Hive for a series of drama workshops to inspire creativity and give you a place to play. Junior sessions will offer 9-12 year olds skills in character building, improv comedy, devised performance and drama techniques.

Session One: Build-a-Character Workshop

By the end of this workshop, you will have created a new character and short performance monologue. Using physical and vocal techniques, lots of drama and improv games you and your new imaginary friend can travel anywhere!

Session Two: Devised Performance

This workshop will use a range of contemporary and traditional drama techniques to explore how to create your own performances from scratch. Offering a crash course in developing original work and a toolbox of activities how to stage your performance.

Session Three: Writing for Performance

Interested in writing scripts, performance poetry or something from the heart? This workshop will enable participants to experiment with performance writing through the use of drama games and contemporary practices. Learn how words on the page move from rehearsal to paper, and back onto the stage again.

Session Four: Improve your Improv

Using props, games and theatrical experiments this session will introduce you to some of the techniques and etiquette of improv theatre. Perfect to build your confidence and communication skills. Expect the unexpected and prepare for the out-of-the-ordinary as the improv challenge begins!

Aug

13

Fri

13:30

SYT Presents the Summer Sessions: Seniors


Tickets from £10

Join SYT as we make our way back to The Hive for a series of drama workshops to inspire creativity and give you a place to play. Senior sessions will offer 13-18 year olds skills in character building, improv comedy, devised performance and drama techniques.

Session One: Writing for Performance

You will be creating short solo pieces that help you to creatively express your ideas and emotions for the stage. Using practical exercises and group activities to support your writing, this workshop will give you the opportunity to share your work and receive helpful feedback.

Session Two: Improv for the unprofessional

Whether you are new to improv or a regular, this session is for you. As we unpack our props, gather our games and prepare to get a little chaotic, this workshop will give older players an opportunity to learn or refresh their improv skill and strut their stuff on the stage.

Aug

14

Sat

10:00

Under 5s Summer Music Making with Mary Keith


FREE

TO BOOK CALL THE HIVE ON 01743 234970

Join Buzzy Beats Mary in a magical music filled journey . No map needed just a sense of adventure. Instruments provided. Under 5s children with SEND or older children with profound and complex learning needs and their families. Free to attend but families need to have an All in or Actio membership number, to register please go to the Actio website: https://actioconsortium.wixsite.com/website

Aug

14

Sat

20:00

Rory Ingham Sextet


Tickets from £23

Showcasing the music of Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers this sextet features some of finest talent on the British Jazz scene. An exciting frontline of Rory Ingham (Trombone), Rueben Fowler (Trumpet) and Helena Kay (Tenor Saxophone) is propelled by a powerhouse rhythm section: Tom Cawley (Piano), Connor Chapman (Double Bass) and Luke Fowler (Drums). This will be an evening of hard-bop with a frighteningly fresh feel; wildly high-energy and unbelievably swinging.

Aug

19

Thu

16:00

Holding the Baby - Photographer Polly Braden in Conversation with Fran Pearson


FREE

TO BOOK CALL THE HIVE ON 01743 234970

Photographer Polly Braden will be In Conversation with Fran Pearson, single mother of Penny, 13 and Dominic, 11, and Shropshire resident. A former forensic psychologist and emergency care assistant with the emergency ambulance service, during the pandemic Fran worked as a vaccinator with the Covid-19 vaccination programme. She lives with her children in Eaton Constantine, a small village in rural Shropshire.

Polly and Fran will talk about their collaboration, the main themes of the exhibition and their experiences as single parents.

Aug

21

Sat

10:00

Under 5s Summer Music Making with Sal Tonge


FREE

TO BOOK CALL THE HIVE ON 01743 234970

Playing with Words and Songs and playful ways to sensory stories with singing Sal. Under 5s children with SEND or older children with profound and complex learning needs and their families. Free to attend but families need to have an All in or Actio membership number, to register please go to the Actio website: https://actioconsortium.wixsite.com/website

Aug

22

Sun

11:00

Drawing Manga Characters with Sonia Leong


Tickets from £12

Learn the basics of drawing all sorts of Manga characters in different angles and poses, customise their hair and facial features, then dress them up in cool outfits.

Sep

4

Sat

10:00

Under 5s Summer Music Making with Sal Tonge


FREE

TO BOOK CALL THE HIVE ON 01743 234970

Playing with Words and Songs and playful ways to sensory stories with singing Sal. Under 5s children with SEND or older children with profound and complex learning needs and their families. Free to attend but families need to have an All in or Actio membership number, to register please go to the Actio website: https://actioconsortium.wixsite.com/website

Sep

5

Sun

10:30

Poetry and Visual Arts Workshop


FREE

TO BOOK CALL THE HIVE ON 01743 234970

To celebrate our reopening local artist Jamila and poet Emily will deliver a FREE poetry and visual art workshop in the media studio at The Hive for ages 16 and above. No previous experience is necessary just a willingness to have a go!

Sep

5

Sun

10:30

Environmental Arts Family Workshop


FREE

TO BOOK CALL THE HIVE ON 01743 234970

To celebrate our reopening local artist Zoe Needle will deliver a FREE botanical printmaking workshop at The Hive suitable for ages 5 and above. No previous experience is necessary just a willingness to have a go!

Sep

5

Sun

10:30

Songwriting Workshop


FREE

TO BOOK CALL THE HIVE ON 01743 234970

To celebrate our reopening local musician Beth Prior will deliver a FREE songwriting workshop at The Hive for ages 13 and above. No previous experience is necessary just a willingness to have a go!

Sep

5

Sun

10:30

Jembe Drumming Workshop


FREE

TO BOOK CALL THE HIVE ON 01743 234970

To celebrate our reopening local musicians Jonathan Bannister and Josh Arrowsmith will deliver a FREE lively drumming workshop at The Hive for ages 10 and above. No previous experience is necessary just a willingness to have a go!

Sep

5

Sun

13:00

Songwriting Workshop


FREE

TO BOOK CALL THE HIVE ON 01743 234970

To celebrate our reopening local musician Beth Prior will deliver a FREE songwriting workshop at The Hive for ages 13 and above. No previous experience is necessary just a willingness to have a go!

Sep

5

Sun

13:00

Poetry and Visual Arts Workshop


FREE

TO BOOK CALL THE HIVE ON 01743 234970

To celebrate our reopening local artist Jamila and poet Emily will deliver a FREE poetry and visual art workshop in the media studio at The Hive for ages 16 and above. No previous experience is necessary just a willingness to have a go!

Sep

5

Sun

13:00

Environmental Arts Family Workshop


FREE

TO BOOK CALL THE HIVE ON 01743 234970

To celebrate our reopening local artist Zoe Needle will deliver a FREE botanical printmaking workshop at The Hive suitable for ages 5 and above. No previous experience is necessary just a willingness to have a go!

Sep

5

Sun

15:00

Environmental Arts Family Workshop


FREE

TO BOOK CALL THE HIVE ON 01743 234970

To celebrate our reopening local artist Zoe Needle will deliver a FREE botanical printmaking workshop at The Hive suitable for ages 5 and above. No previous experience is necessary just a willingness to have a go!

Sep

6

Mon

19:30

Minari


Tickets from £5

Shropshire Supports Refugees, Shropshire Ethnic Minority Alliance, The Hive and Arts Alive present an International Film selection of 3 diverse films exploring what it is to be human. Sponsored by LApero French Bistro. Tickets £5 per film / £10 for all three films .

Minari

A Korean family moves inthe 1980's to rural Arkansas to start a farm. Light/Heart-warming drama. Rated 12A / Mild swearing / Explores Race.

Sound of Metal (2019)

Monday 4th October 7.30pm.A heavy-metal drummer, Ruben (Riz Ahmed again), begins to lose his hearing. Drama about disability, mental health, hope. Rated 15 / Heavy swearing / Scenes of a sexual nature / References to self harm / References to mental illness

Minding the Gap

Monday 1st November 7.30pm. The bond of a decade long friendship is tested as three young men encounter adult responsibilities and unexpected revelations after trying to escape volatile families in their hometown. Impacting documentary dealing with abuse, marginalisation, masculinities, friendship and skateboarding. Rated 15 / Heavy swearing / References to child abuse, domestic physical abuse, police violence, alcohol and drug abuse

Sep

10

Fri

10:30

Buzzy Beats


Tickets from £7

Join musical magpie Mary Keith on a busy, buzzy beat-filled musical journey. Using bodies, percussion instruments and voices we will fill the morning with joyous sound and song! No background tapes here!

For babes in arms, crawlers, walkers under 5's and their carers. We encourage the carers and parents to be fully involved - why should the little ones have all the fun?!

Sep

17

Fri

10:30

Buzzy Beats


Tickets from £7

Join musical magpie Mary Keith on a busy, buzzy beat-filled musical journey. Using bodies, percussion instruments and voices we will fill the morning with joyous sound and song! No background tapes here!

For babes in arms, crawlers, walkers under 5's and their carers. We encourage the carers and parents to be fully involved - why should the little ones have all the fun?!

Sep

23

Thu

11:00

Yoga for the Terrified


Tickets from £18

This taster course is spread over 3 weeks ; led by Sue Salmon.

A gentle introduction to Yoga practice for those who have always wanted to try Yoga but never dared!

Participants will need to bring their own mat and a cushion for support.

The course of 3 weeks starts on Thursday 23rd September, continues on 30th September and 7th October and is repeated in November on Thursdays 11th, 18th & 25th

Sep

24

Fri

10:30

Buzzy Beats


Tickets from £7

Join musical magpie Mary Keith on a busy, buzzy beat-filled musical journey. Using bodies, percussion instruments and voices we will fill the morning with joyous sound and song! No background tapes here!

For babes in arms, crawlers, walkers under 5's and their carers. We encourage the carers and parents to be fully involved - why should the little ones have all the fun?!

Sep

24

Fri

20:00

Gloria


Tickets from £6

Gloria

Chile, 2013, subtitled,

105mins, cert 15

Multi-award winning and sharply humorous, this sensitive drama of a young at heart 50-something is set against the striking backdrop of Chilean society in upheaval.

Oct

1

Fri

10:30

Buzzy Beats


Tickets from £7

Join musical magpie Mary Keith on a busy, buzzy beat-filled musical journey. Using bodies, percussion instruments and voices we will fill the morning with joyous sound and song! No background tapes here!

For babes in arms, crawlers, walkers under 5's and their carers. We encourage the carers and parents to be fully involved - why should the little ones have all the fun?!

Oct

4

Mon

19:30

Sound of Metal


Tickets from £5

Shropshire Supports Refugees, Shropshire Ethnic Minority Alliance, The Hive and Arts Alive present an International Film selection of 3 diverse films exploring what it is to be human. Sponsored by LApero French Bistro. Tickets £5 per film / £10 for all three films .

Minari

A Korean family moves inthe 1980's to rural Arkansas to start a farm. Light/Heart-warming drama. Rated 12A / Mild swearing / Explores Race.

Sound of Metal (2019)

Monday 4th October 7.30pm.A heavy-metal drummer, Ruben (Riz Ahmed again), begins to lose his hearing. Drama about disability, mental health, hope. Rated 15 / Heavy swearing / Scenes of a sexual nature/ References to self harm / References to mental illness

Minding the Gap

Monday 1st November 7.30pm. The bond of a decade long friendship is tested as three young men encounter adult responsibilities and unexpected revelations after trying to escape volatile families in their hometown. Impacting documentary dealing with abuse, marginalisation, masculinities, friendship and skateboarding. Rated 15 / Heavy swearing / References to child abuse, domestic physical abuse, police violence, alcohol and drug abuse.

Oct

8

Fri

10:30

Buzzy Beats


Tickets from £7

Join musical magpie Mary Keith on a busy, buzzy beat-filled musical journey. Using bodies, percussion instruments and voices we will fill the morning with joyous sound and song! No background tapes here!

For babes in arms, crawlers, walkers under 5's and their carers. We encourage the carers and parents to be fully involved - why should the little ones have all the fun?!

Oct

8

Fri

20:00

BIrds of Passage


Tickets from £6

Colombia, 2018, subtitled,

125 mins, cert 15

A thrilling depiction of the origins of the international drugs trade in Colombia, this is an explosive tale of indigenous traditions, gangsters, and fratricidal war.

Oct

10

Sun

19:45

Kris Drever


Tickets from £16

Drevers voice and guitar now form a part of the

backbone of todays contemporary roots and folk

scene. Hugely admired as a solo artist, collaborator,

and member of folk superstars Lau, he is a

phenomenal and prolific artis

Oct

15

Fri

10:30

Buzzy Beats


Tickets from £7

Join musical magpie Mary Keith on a busy, buzzy beat-filled musical journey. Using bodies, percussion instruments and voices we will fill the morning with joyous sound and song! No background tapes here!

For babes in arms, crawlers, walkers under 5's and their carers. We encourage the carers and parents to be fully involved - why should the little ones have all the fun?!

Oct

16

Sat

20:00

Provoked to Madness by the Brutality of Wealth


Tickets from £10

A solo theatre show from Gobscure

what dya need books for, yr homeless?

After years of reading and studying, this show is about our revenge. This highly visual performance offers a chance to rewrite the future and is all about asking questions and regaining our voice. Alex Kelly of Third Angel Mentoring Scheme 2019 in association with Sheffield Theatres continues as collaborator. Supported by Camden Peoples Theatre Bursary, Arc Stockton Residency, served as part of a protest with Bethlem Gallery group exhibition. Supported by Museum of Homelessness Artistic Associateship. Supported by DASH in association with The Hive. Performance includes swearing and is appropriate for 16 years and above.

Oct

19

Tue

10:30

On Your Doorstep


FREE

Arts Alive and Media Active present On Your Doorstep An enchanting show for older audiences. Inspired and developed as part of a 3 year long Creative Conversations project with older people. Poetry, stories and imagery are interwoven to create a theatrical experience to entertain and delight any adult age. Why not bring your Nana to the show or your older neighbour? This performance is FREE but booking is essential.

Oct

19

Tue

14:30

On Your Doorstep


FREE

Arts Alive and Media Active present On Your Doorstep An enchanting show for older audiences. Inspired and developed as part of a 3 year long Creative Conversations project with older people. Poetry, stories and imagery are interwoven to create a theatrical experience to entertain and delight any adult age. Why not bring your Nana to the show or your older neighbour? This performance is FREE but booking is essential.

Oct

22

Fri

20:00

A Season In France


Tickets from £6

France, 2017, subtitled, 100mins, cert 12

A college professor flees his native Chad and seeks asylum in France. This compassionate and observant film shows the human stories behind the statistics.

Oct

24

Sun

19:45

Heidi Talbot and Boo Hewerdine


Tickets from £16.5

Heidi has been nominated for folk singer of the

year at the BBC Radio 2 folk awards and Irish Music

Awards. Joining her this autumn tour will be long-time

collaborator, Ivor Novello award nominated singer-

songwriter Boo Hewerdine. Boo has performed with

artists such as KD Lang, Kris Drever, and Eddi Reader

Nov

1

Mon

19:30

Minding the Gap


Tickets from £5

Shropshire Supports Refugees, Shropshire Ethnic Minority Alliance, The Hive and Arts Alive present an International Film selection of 3 diverse films exploring what it is to be human. Sponsored by LApero French Bistro. Tickets £5 per film / £10 for all three films .

Minari

A Korean family moves inthe 1980's to rural Arkansas to start a farm. Light/Heart-warming drama. Rated 12A / Mild swearing / Explores Race.

Sound of Metal (2019)

Monday 4th October 7.30pm.A heavy-metal drummer, Ruben (Riz Ahmed again), begins to lose his hearing. Drama about disability, mental health, hope. Rated 15 / Heavy swearing / Scenes of a sexual nature / References to self harm / References to mental illness

Minding the Gap

Monday 1st November 7.30pm. The bond of a decade long friendship is tested as three young men encounter adult responsibilities and unexpected revelations after trying to escape volatile families in their hometown. Impacting documentary dealing with abuse, marginalisation, masculinities, friendship and skateboarding. Rated 15 / Heavy swearing / References to child abuse, domestic physical abuse, police violence, alcohol and drug abuse .

Nov

5

Fri

10:30

Buzzy Beats


Tickets from £7

Join musical magpie Mary Keith on a busy, buzzy beat-filled musical journey. Using bodies, percussion instruments and voices we will fill the morning with joyous sound and song! No background tapes here!

For babes in arms, crawlers, walkers under 5's and their carers. We encourage the carers and parents to be fully involved - why should the little ones have all the fun?!

Nov

5

Fri

20:00

Ash Is Purest White


Tickets from £6

Ash Is Purest White

China, 2018, subtitled, 135mins, cert 15

An epic, bittersweet tale from China's most prominent film director showcasing his ability to capture the spirit and complexity of a nation in rapid social and economic transition.

Nov

11

Thu

11:00

Yoga for the Terrified


Tickets from £18

This taster course is spread over 3 weeks ; led by Sue Salmon.

A gentle introduction to Yoga practice for those who have always wanted to try Yoga but never dared!

Participants will need to bring their own mat and a cushion for support.

The course of 3 weeks starts on Thursday 23rd September, continues on 30th September and 7th October and is repeated in November on Thursdays 11th, 18th & 25th

Nov

12

Fri

10:30

Buzzy Beats


Tickets from £7

Join musical magpie Mary Keith on a busy, buzzy beat-filled musical journey. Using bodies, percussion instruments and voices we will fill the morning with joyous sound and song! No background tapes here!

For babes in arms, crawlers, walkers under 5's and their carers. We encourage the carers and parents to be fully involved - why should the little ones have all the fun?!

Nov

19

Fri

10:30

Buzzy Beats


Tickets from £7

Join musical magpie Mary Keith on a busy, buzzy beat-filled musical journey. Using bodies, percussion instruments and voices we will fill the morning with joyous sound and song! No background tapes here!

For babes in arms, crawlers, walkers under 5's and their carers. We encourage the carers and parents to be fully involved - why should the little ones have all the fun?!

Nov

19

Fri

20:00

Bait


Tickets from £6

UK, 2019, 89 mins, cert 15

Stunningly shot in 16mm black and white on a handheld camera, this is a remarkable, up to the minute story of tensions between locals and incomers in Cornwall with a stunning final outcome.

Nov

20

Sat

19:45

The Trials of Cato


Tickets from £15

The remarkable rise of award-winning trio The Trials of

Cato on the UK folk-scene has been the subject of

massive critical attention. Dubbed The Sex Pistols of

folk, (J Davis) they pay clear homage to the tradition

whilst twisting old bones into something febrile and

modern, with stomping tunes and captivating stories

Nov

26

Fri

10:30

Buzzy Beats


Tickets from £7

Join musical magpie Mary Keith on a busy, buzzy beat-filled musical journey. Using bodies, percussion instruments and voices we will fill the morning with joyous sound and song! No background tapes here!

For babes in arms, crawlers, walkers under 5's and their carers. We encourage the carers and parents to be fully involved - why should the little ones have all the fun?!

Dec

3

Fri

10:30

Buzzy Beats


Tickets from £7

Join musical magpie Mary Keith on a busy, buzzy beat-filled musical journey. Using bodies, percussion instruments and voices we will fill the morning with joyous sound and song! No background tapes here!

For babes in arms, crawlers, walkers under 5's and their carers. We encourage the carers and parents to be fully involved - why should the little ones have all the fun?!

Dec

10

Fri

10:30

Buzzy Beats


Tickets from £7

Join musical magpie Mary Keith on a busy, buzzy beat-filled musical journey. Using bodies, percussion instruments and voices we will fill the morning with joyous sound and song! No background tapes here!

For babes in arms, crawlers, walkers under 5's and their carers. We encourage the carers and parents to be fully involved - why should the little ones have all the fun?!

Dec

17

Fri

10:30

Buzzy Beats


Tickets from £7

Join musical magpie Mary Keith on a busy, buzzy beat-filled musical journey. Using bodies, percussion instruments and voices we will fill the morning with joyous sound and song! No background tapes here!

For babes in arms, crawlers, walkers under 5's and their carers. We encourage the carers and parents to be fully involved - why should the little ones have all the fun?!

Dec

18

Sat

19:45

The Furrow Collective


Tickets from £15

The Furrow Collective is an English/Scottish band

consisting of Lucy Farrell (viola, voice & saw), Rachel

Newton (harp, fiddle, voice), Emily Portman (banjo,

concertina, voice) and Alasdair Roberts (guitars,

voice). Drawn together by a shared love of traditional

song and balladry.

Dec

21

Tue

11:00

Half Moon Presents: Glisten


Tickets from £12

The perfect alternative family Christmas experience. What does it look like? How does it move? Listen, what can you hear? Welcome to a world of shiny things. Welcome to Glisten!

Glisten is an interactive performance for babies aged 0-18 months and children under 5 years and their grown-ups. A sparkling immersive journey exploring the world of reflective materials accompanied by an ambient soundscape and laid-back music. The theatre will fill with colour, sounds and surprises, creating a sensory landscape ready to explore after the performance is over.

Glisten is beautifully co-created by theatre-maker Daniel Naddafy and visual artist Phoebe Stubbs.

The show is 20 minutes long followed by a free play session.

Dec

21

Tue

13:00

Half Moon Presents: Glisten


Tickets from £12

The perfect alternative family Christmas experience. What does it look like? How does it move? Listen, what can you hear? Welcome to a world of shiny things. Welcome to Glisten!

Glisten is an interactive performance for babies aged 0-18 months and children under 5 years and their grown-ups. A sparkling immersive journey exploring the world of reflective materials accompanied by an ambient soundscape and laid-back music. The theatre will fill with colour, sounds and surprises, creating a sensory landscape ready to explore after the performance is over.

Glisten is beautifully co-created by theatre-maker Daniel Naddafy and visual artist Phoebe Stubbs.

The show is 20 minutes long followed by a free play session.

Dec

21

Tue

15:00

Half Moon Presents: Glisten


Tickets from £12

The perfect alternative family Christmas experience. What does it look like? How does it move? Listen, what can you hear? Welcome to a world of shiny things. Welcome to Glisten!

Glisten is an interactive performance for babies aged 0-18 months and children under 5 years and their grown-ups. A sparkling immersive journey exploring the world of reflective materials accompanied by an ambient soundscape and laid-back music. The theatre will fill with colour, sounds and surprises, creating a sensory landscape ready to explore after the performance is over.

Glisten is beautifully co-created by theatre-maker Daniel Naddafy and visual artist Phoebe Stubbs.

The show is 20 minutes long followed by a free play session.

Dec

22

Wed

11:00

Half Moon Presents: Glisten


Tickets from £12

The perfect alternative family Christmas experience. What does it look like? How does it move? Listen, what can you hear? Welcome to a world of shiny things. Welcome to Glisten!

Glisten is an interactive performance for babies aged 0-18 months and children under 5 years and their grown-ups. A sparkling immersive journey exploring the world of reflective materials accompanied by an ambient soundscape and laid-back music. The theatre will fill with colour, sounds and surprises, creating a sensory landscape ready to explore after the performance is over.

Glisten is beautifully co-created by theatre-maker Daniel Naddafy and visual artist Phoebe Stubbs.

The show is 20 minutes long followed by a free play session.

Dec

22

Wed

13:00

Half Moon Presents: Glisten


Tickets from £12

The perfect alternative family Christmas experience. What does it look like? How does it move? Listen, what can you hear? Welcome to a world of shiny things. Welcome to Glisten!

Glisten is an interactive performance for babies aged 0-18 months and children under 5 years and their grown-ups. A sparkling immersive journey exploring the world of reflective materials accompanied by an ambient soundscape and laid-back music. The theatre will fill with colour, sounds and surprises, creating a sensory landscape ready to explore after the performance is over.

Glisten is beautifully co-created by theatre-maker Daniel Naddafy and visual artist Phoebe Stubbs.

The show is 20 minutes long followed by a free play session.

Dec

22

Wed

15:00

Half Moon Presents: Glisten


Tickets from £12

The perfect alternative family Christmas experience. What does it look like? How does it move? Listen, what can you hear? Welcome to a world of shiny things. Welcome to Glisten!

Glisten is an interactive performance for babies aged 0-18 months and children under 5 years and their grown-ups. A sparkling immersive journey exploring the world of reflective materials accompanied by an ambient soundscape and laid-back music. The theatre will fill with colour, sounds and surprises, creating a sensory landscape ready to explore after the performance is over.

Glisten is beautifully co-created by theatre-maker Daniel Naddafy and visual artist Phoebe Stubbs.

The show is 20 minutes long followed by a free play session.

Dec

23

Thu

11:00

Half Moon Presents: Glisten (SEND Performances)


Tickets from £12

The perfect alternative family Christmas experience. What does it look like? How does it move? Listen, what can you hear? Welcome to a world of shiny things. Welcome to Glisten!

Glisten is an interactive performance for babies aged 0-18 months and children under 5 years and their grown-ups. A sparkling immersive journey exploring the world of reflective materials accompanied by an ambient soundscape and laid-back music. The theatre will fill with colour, sounds and surprises, creating a sensory landscape ready to explore after the performance is over.

Glisten is beautifully co-created by theatre-maker Daniel Naddafy and visual artist Phoebe Stubbs. The show is 20 minutes long followed by a free play session.

These performances are for families of children with additional needs as part of Shropshire Councils All In programme.

Dec

23

Thu

13:00

Half Moon Presents: Glisten (SEND Performances)


Tickets from £12

The perfect alternative family Christmas experience. What does it look like? How does it move? Listen, what can you hear? Welcome to a world of shiny things. Welcome to Glisten!

Glisten is an interactive performance for babies aged 0-18 months and children under 5 years and their grown-ups. A sparkling immersive journey exploring the world of reflective materials accompanied by an ambient soundscape and laid-back music. The theatre will fill with colour, sounds and surprises, creating a sensory landscape ready to explore after the performance is over.

Glisten is beautifully co-created by theatre-maker Daniel Naddafy and visual artist Phoebe Stubbs. The show is 20 minutes long followed by a free play session.

These performances are for families of children with additional needs as part of Shropshire Councils All In programme.

Dec

23

Thu

15:00

Half Moon Presents: Glisten (SEND Performances)


Tickets from £12

The perfect alternative family Christmas experience. What does it look like? How does it move? Listen, what can you hear? Welcome to a world of shiny things. Welcome to Glisten!

Glisten is an interactive performance for babies aged 0-18 months and children under 5 years and their grown-ups. A sparkling immersive journey exploring the world of reflective materials accompanied by an ambient soundscape and laid-back music. The theatre will fill with colour, sounds and surprises, creating a sensory landscape ready to explore after the performance is over.

Glisten is beautifully co-created by theatre-maker Daniel Naddafy and visual artist Phoebe Stubbs. The show is 20 minutes long followed by a free play session.

These performances are for families of children with additional needs as part of Shropshire Councils All In programme.

Jan

23

Sun

19:45

Dan Walsh & Rachel Baiman


Tickets from £15

Dan Walsh & Rachel Baiman

BBC Folk Awards Best Musician nominee Dan Walsh combines British, Irish and American folk music delivered with a healthy dose of funky grooves all performed with his unique and dazzling take on clawhammer style banjo. Joining him is singer-songwriter and fiddle player Rachel Baiman. Performing poignant songs coupled with lively humour for a truly memorable live show.