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Christmas at Newton Park House

Christmas at Newton Park House Thurs 15 – Sat 17 December Thurs & Fri – 6:30pm & 8pm – Sat 2pm, 4pm, 6pm, 8pm   Visit Newton Park this Christmas! A unique and exciting opportunity to discover the story of a true gem of Georgian architectural beauty.   This immersive performance invites you to explore the grand rooms …
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The Egg Theatre – Leverhulme Arts Scholarships

The egg theatre seeks writers and theatre-makers for a new three-year writing and dramaturgy scheme The egg theatre has received funding from The Leverhulme Trust to develop a specialist Arts Scholarship programme over the next three years. Between 2013 and 2015 the egg theatre will offer 5 Arts Scholarships per annum to talented artists and theatre-makers, providing space and time for …
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How theatres can make everyone fight for the arts

I’m shamelessly reposting Lyn Gardner’s excellent blog piece in the Guardian  – original can be found here – because I think it’s a realistic call to action.  Read on… and, forgive the pun, act. Local theatres must engage with their communities through education and participatory initiatives, thereby creating an army of advocates governments can’t ignore …
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