User Date: Cinema

Cinema

Hannah (12A) 93MINS

Hannah is the intimate portrait of a woman’s loss of identity as she teeters…

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Carol Danvers becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught…

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In 1946 Rachael Morgan arrives in the ruins of Hamburg to be reunited with…

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Born into a tight-knit wrestling family, Paige and her brother Zak are ecstatic when…

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Cinema

Capernaum (15) 121MINS

After running away from his negligent parents, committing a violent crime and being sentenced…

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Young Rudolf Nureyev becomes a top ballet dancer in Russia, but a life-changing visit…

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A fast-living, cynical London music executive (Danny Mays) heads to a remote Cornish village…

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From DreamWorks Animation comes a surprising tale about growing up, finding the courage to…

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The citizens of Bricksburg face a dangerous new threat when LEGO DUPLO invaders from…

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From award-winning documentary filmmaker E. Chai Vasarhelyi (“MERU”) and world-renowned photographer and mountaineer Jimmy…

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Forty years on, Alien remains the greatest sci-fi-horror franchise of all time, with its…

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Jong-su, a part-time worker, bumps into Hae-mi while delivering, who used to live in…

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Outside of Birmingham, Ray and Liz raise their two sons living on the margins…

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Cinema

Children of The Snow Land (PG) 97MINS

3rd April 2019 – 4th April 2019

In the mountain villages of Nepal there is a difficult choice: If you want…

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Cinema

Dumbo (12A)

5th April 2019

A young circus elephant is born with comically large ears and given the cruel…

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Cinema

Missing Link (PG) 95MINS

5th April 2019

Tired of living a solitary life in the Pacific Northwest, Mr. Link — 8…

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Cinema

Us (15) 116MINS

5th April 2019

Accompanied by her husband, son and daughter, Adelaide Wilson returns to the beachfront home…

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Cinema

Benjamin (15) 83MINS

13th April 2019

In Simon Amstell’s bittersweet comedy, a rising young filmmaker is thrown into emotional turmoil…

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Cinema

A Clockwork Orange (18) 131MINS

13th April 2019

In an England of the future, Alex (Malcolm McDowell) and his “Droogs” spend their…

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Cinema

Monty Python’s Life Of Brian

18th April 2019

Just remember – He’s, not the Messiah, he’s a very naughty boy.

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Maggie Gyllenhaal plays a forty-year old married kindergarten teacher living in Staten Island who…

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Cinema

Sorry Angel (15) 113MINS

27th April 2019

Jacques is a writer living in Paris. He hasn’t turned 40 but already doubts…

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User Date: Theatre

Kids

Big Play

Starts 6pm | Tickets £6 U16 £5 | Theatre A school showcase of music…

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A boy falls and finds himself in a dark and terrifying new world. It’s a world of lost things: car keys, wedding rings, dads, and a mysterious girl who is building an amazing machine.

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Stage on Screen

Roh – La Forza Del Destino (encore Screening)

2nd April 2019

Leonora falls in love with Don Alvaro, but when her father forbids their marriage, a fatal accident triggers a drama of obsession, vengeance and tragedy.

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Theatre

Vulvarine: A New Musical

3rd April 2019

Grab your tights, your spanx and your most supportive sports bra! A new superhero for the modern world! Part of the Inspirational Women season of performances.

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The characters of Moomintroll, Snufkin, Little My and Thingummy & Bob are brought to life with 2D rod puppets and life size 3D puppets.

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Theatre

Unsung

25th April 2019

PAY WHAT YOU DECIDE PERFORMANCE

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Join acclaimed children’s writer and illustrator Nick Sharratt and draw along with him!

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All About Eve tells the story of Margo Channing. Legend. True star of the theatre.

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Stage on Screen

Roh – Faust (live Screening)

30th April 2019

The story of Faust, who trades his soul with the Devil for youth and power.

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Stage on Screen

Exhibition On Screen – Rembrandt

1st May 2019

For many, Rembrandt is the greatest artist that ever lived and this deeply moving film seeks to explore the truth about the man behind the legend.

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Theatre

James Rowland – Team Viking

3rd May 2019

Starts 8pm | Tickets £12.50 | Theatre  Directed by Daniel Goldman Five years ago, James’s…

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Theatre

Flux

10th May 2019

PAY WHAT YOU DECIDE PERFORMANCE

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Stage on Screen

Nt Live – All My Sons

14th May 2019

America, 1947. Despite hard choices and even harder knocks, Joe and Kate Keller are a success story. They have built a home, raised two sons and established a thriving business.

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Theatre

A Different Tune

14th May 2019

This comedy follows the formation of a dementia embracing community orchestra.

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This comedy follows the formation of a dementia embracing community orchestra.

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This comedy follows the formation of a dementia embracing community orchestra.

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Equal parts historical and hysterical, lose yourself in the company of sailors, barmaids and bootleggers in this darkly comic cabaret.

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Comedy

Csi: Crime Scene Improvisation

19th May 2019

“Doubles as a hysterical murder mystery & a tight witty improv show.”

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Stage on Screen

Roh – Mixed Triple Bill (encore)

20th May 2019

Two recent works and one World premiere showcase the contemporary face of the Royal Ballet.

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Literature

Brewery Poets – May

31st May 2019

Doors 7pm | Tickets £5.50 | Warehouse Guest Poet:  Carola Luther Brewery Poets: Jennifer…

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Calling all adventure lovers!

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Don’t miss this rare chance to see a West End quality show in Kendal!

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Stage on Screen

Roh – Romeo & Juliet (encore Screening)

13th June 2019

Shakespeare’s star-crossed lovers encounter passion and tragedy in Kenneth Macmillan’s 20th-century ballet masterpiece.

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Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake comes to cinemas with a fresh look for the 21st century and is ‘as bold and beautiful as ever’ (★★★★★ Telegraph).

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Live Broadcasts

National Theatre Live – Small Island (12a)

2nd July 2019

Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel Small Island comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation.

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Live Broadcasts

Margaret Atwood: Live In Cinemas (12A)

2nd October 2019

The Testaments, Margaret Atwood’s highly anticipated sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, is revealed.

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Theatre

Dorian

16th October 2019

An inspired contemporary re-telling of Wilde’s Dorian Gray, exploring male vanity, gym culture, masculinity and body dysmorphia.

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Theatre

Thunder Road – The Body Snatcher

31st October 2019

Watch out! There’s a Snatcher about!

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Theatre

Susie Dent

5th November 2019

Take a journey into the curious, unexpected, and downright surreal origins of the words we use every day.

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Theatre

The Monster & Mary Shelley

8th November 2019

An outlandish trip through the mind of one of literature’s most influential imaginations.

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Theatre

Christmas Tales With Granddad

20th December 2019 – 28th December 2019

Creating a sense of the fireside in the theatre.

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User Date: Comedy

Hal’s literally filled our screens recently on Have I Got News For You, The Apprentice: You’re Fired, Bake Off: Extra Slice, and Live at the Apollo.

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Comedy

Comedy Club – April

5th April 2019

Fancy a giggle, come along to the Brewery’s monthly comedy night. 

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Our comedy club nights are not-to-be missed!

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Comedy

Kieran Hodgson – ’75

26th April 2019

Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Show nominee 2018

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Comedy

Mark Watson: The Infinite Show

16th May 2019

A kind of unstoppably funny Superhero.

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“She has plenty to say, and says it with pointedness and potency” Guardian

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Comedy

The Noise Next Door

17th May 2019

The U.K’s premier improv comedy troupe who have taken the comedy world by storm.

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Comedy

Comedy Club For Kids

18th May 2019

Fancy a giggle, come along to the Brewery’s comedy night designed especially for kids.

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Comedy

Justin Moorhouse: Northern Joker

18th May 2019

These days Justin’s not certain about anything apart from his uncertainty.

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Comedy

Arthur Smith – Syd

21st June 2019

Following the success of Arthur Smith Sings Leonard Cohen, the comedian, again accompanied by the mellifluous Smithereens, tells the story of his own father in this brand-new show.

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Comedy

Russell Kane: The Fast And The Curious

28th September 2019

Starts 8pm | Tickets £21.60 | Kendal Leisure Centre Plus support He’s back. The keenly-awaited…

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Comedy

Jason Byrne: Wrecked But Ready

24th October 2019

Jason Byrne returns with his brand-new show, Wrecked But Ready.

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Comedy

Luke Kempner – House Of Faces

7th November 2019

Comedian and Impressionist Luke Kempner hosts an ultimate reality show where no one is off limits.

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User Date: Art

Art

INSPIRED

25th March 2019 – 18th May 2019

Our annual exhibition celebrates the achievements of learners who attend some of our visual arts courses and workshops for adults.

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Art

Silk Painting And Batik

18th April 2019

A fun, creative course that explores all the techniques associates with Silk Painting and Batik

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User Date: Literature

A night for spoken word artists, novelists, storytellers, comedians and anyone with something to say

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Literature

Scrutinise

6th April 2019

A brand new spoken word night for Verbalise performers who are developing new material for full-length shows.

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Literature

Verbalise – April 2019

27th April 2019

A night for spoken word artists, novelists, storytellers, comedians and anyone with something to say.

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Literature

Verbalise – May 2019

25th May 2019

A night for spoken word artists, novelists, storytellers, comedians and anyone with something to say.

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Literature

Luke Wright – Poet Laureate

20th June 2019

Luke Wright seeks poetry’s top job. Has own quill.

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User Date: Creative Learning

Creative Learning

Dance Fit

Dance Fit is a fun, aerobic dance class that you can take at your own pace. Develop strength, stamina and overall fitness whilst moving to a variety of music.

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Creative Learning

Sivananda Yoga

Sivananda Yoga, one of the branches of Indian Hatha yoga, is medium paced and suitable for all abilities.

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Creative Learning

Digital Workflow And Printing

This course will take you through a complete digital workflow from the basic file created in the camera through to the final pigment print

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Creative Learning

French Advanced Conversation

This course is for advanced students with a very good knowledge of spoken French.

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Creative Learning

French Year 5 – Tuesday

25th September 2018 – 2nd April 2019

Learn to describe your interests and leisure, express your ideas with confidence on a range of topics, talk about the present, past, future and conditional events.

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Creative Learning

French Year 6

26th September 2018 – 3rd April 2019

This course for students with a good knowledge of spoken French will be run “tout en français!”

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Creative Learning

French Year 4

26th September 2018 – 3rd April 2019

This course is for students who have studied French for 3-4 years have a rusty O level/GCSE or some experience of the language.

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Creative Learning

Ceramic Hares

6th April 2019

Learn some of the key skills of a sculptor (Pinch, slab & coil) and in the process, you will create your very own masterpiece that you can be proud of.

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Creative Learning

German Advanced Year 6

17th September 2018 – 15th April 2019

This course develops your confidence in speaking, revises and expands aspects of grammar and vocabulary.

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Creative Learning

Woodland Photography

15th April 2019

Hone your camera skills and capture the beauty of the woodlands on the St Catherine’s estate near Windermere.

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Creative Learning

German Conversation

17th September 2018 – 15th April 2019

This course focuses on conversational German.

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Creative Learning

Songwriting (course)

15th April 2019

If you have always wanted to put your words (or someone else’s) to music but were not sure how to begin, then this workshop will help you get started.

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Creative Learning

Photography For All

15th April 2019

Are you new to digital photography and wandering how to get the most from your camera?

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Creative Learning

Jewellery Club

17th September 2018 – 15th April 2019

Create your own unique piece in our fully-equipped jewellery space.

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Creative Learning

Brewery Community Choir

17th September 2018 – 15th April 2019

Our Brewery Community Choir offers you the chance to enjoy singing in a relaxed and fun environment.

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Creative Learning

Painting Scapes

18th September 2018 – 16th April 2019

Learn how to paint land, sea, tree and city-scapes using acrylic, watercolour and pastel with renowned local artist Thuline de Cock.

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Creative Learning

Pottery – 3pm – 5.30pm – Tuesday

18th September 2018 – 16th April 2019

This is an introductory Pottery course for beginners and returning students who wish to develop their work.

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Creative Learning

Piano For Improvers

15th January 2019 – 16th April 2019

An informal and relaxed course during which you will develop your keyboard skills.

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Creative Learning

Pottery – 6.30pm – 9.30pm – Tuesday

18th September 2018 – 16th April 2019

The course explores the practical and creative applications of clay and covers a wide variety of traditional pottery techniques.

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Creative Learning

Italian Intermediate 2

19th September 2018 – 17th April 2019

If you would like to continue extending your knowledge of more idiomatic language and look in greater detail at aspects of grammar and sentence structure, this is the course for you.

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Creative Learning

Italian Post Beginners

19th September 2018 – 17th April 2019

If you have completed a first year in Adult education or have an elementary knowledge of Italian, which you would like to build upon, this is the course for you.

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Creative Learning

The Brewery Sewing Bee

17th April 2019

Learn to sew and make garments using patterns, or make accessories and household items for yourselves or for gifts.

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Creative Learning

Italian Intermediate 1

20th September 2018 – 18th April 2019

Look in greater detail at aspects of grammar and sentence structure

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Creative Learning

Expressive Drawing

18th April 2019

Create drawings using different approaches to develop freer, more expressive drawing styles in response to observation of a range of subjects

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Creative Learning

Watercolour Summer Landscapes

18th April 2019

Start to work with watercolour paint, exploiting its beautiful properties, using big washes and brushes to build layers of colour

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Creative Learning

Brew-kulele Group

18th April 2019

The Brew-kulele Group provides an opportunity for ukulele players who know some chords and can read a melody written in tablature or standard notation to join an ensemble to practice and perform in a fun and relaxed environment. 

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Creative Learning

Portraits In Oils

23rd April 2019

Develop portrait painting in oils, working direct from a model.

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Creative Learning

Life Drawing

24th April 2019

An opportunity for people of all abilities, including beginners, to develop drawing direct from a life model

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Creative Learning

Untutored Life Class

19th September 2018 – 24th April 2019

An opportunity for people with some experience to develop drawing and/or painting direct from a life model.

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Creative Learning

Art Innovators – Home Education Art Group 8-16yrs

25th April 2019

Be inspired by a wide variety of artists and cultures and get hands-on with lots of different materials and techniques.

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Creative Learning

French Year 5 – Friday

21st September 2018 – 26th April 2019

This course is for those who have already completed 5 years’ study, have a rusty 0 level or some experience of the language

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Creative Learning

The Writers Tool Box

21st September 2018 – 26th April 2019

Explore the writer’s toolbox from simile to suspense with the intention of producing original work of your own

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Creative Learning

Portraiture

26th April 2019

This course will provide an opportunity for people of all abilities, including beginners, to develop their drawing and painting skills

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Creative Learning

Portrait Painting (5 Weeks)

26th April 2019

Tutor Catherine MacDiarmid | £69 | 5 weeks This course will provide an opportunity…

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Creative Learning

French Year 3

21st September 2018 – 26th April 2019

This course is for those who have already completed 2 years’ study, and have some experience of the language.

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Creative Learning

Pottery – 6.30pm – 9.30pm – Friday

21st September 2018 – 26th April 2019

This is an introductory Pottery course for beginners and returning students who wish to develop their work.

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Creative Learning

Spring Flowers And Blossoms

27th April 2019

Paint flowers/blossoms in acrylic and finish off with some pastel.

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Creative Learning

Drawn To Nature – Sculpture

29th April 2019

Discover the creative possibilities of making art and craft from and in the natural environment at the Footprint, Windermere.

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Creative Learning

Nature Writing At The Footprint

11th May 2019

A one-day course exploring the springtime woodlands nearby to inform our writing on place and nature.

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Creative Learning

Willow Tipis For Your Garden Climbers

11th May 2019

Learn some traditional principles of willow and hedgerow weaving

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Creative Learning

Guitar: Play The Songs You Love

3rd June 2019

If you have a guitar and have learned a few chords, this course will assist you in putting your knowledge to good use and to start enjoying playing.

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User Date: Dance

Roll up roll up!

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Try out juggling, poi, hoops and exciting movement.

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If you can’t wait to be king come along and explore the iconic story of the Lion King through movement, theatre and song

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Dance

Byd – Fortnite Dances 7-14 Yrs

10th April 2019

Love fortnite? Then this is the dance workshop for you!

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Dance

Byd – Boys Only! 7-14 Yrs

11th April 2019

No girls allowed in this exclusive boy only dance workshop!

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User Date: Exhibition

Exhibition

Being Inbetween

29th March 2019 – 1st June 2019

“Being Inbetween” is an acclaimed photographic series of portraits with recorded interviews of girls aged between ten and twelve, exploring the complex transition between childhood and young adulthood.

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User Date: Kids

Join us for this magical workshop.

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Join us for this magical workshop.

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Be inspired by the magical illustrations of Moomin creator Tove Jansson. 

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Come for a fun day in our pottery studio to explore this wonderful tactile medium.

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Kids

STICKY FINGERS 2-4 yrs

11th September 2018 – 4th June 2019

Express your creativity and imagination in lots of different art forms.

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Kids

Art Explorers – Home Education Art Group 5-8yrs

18th September 2018 – 23rd April 2019

An inspiring art class for children in home education.

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Kids

Artseen 8-16

11th September 2018 – 27th April 2019

Join us for a fun and lively class where you can develop your skills in art, craft and design.

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Kids

Bya – Youth Pottery

2nd November 2018 – 26th April 2019

Get hands-on with clay in our pottery studio.

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User Date: Music

Music

Karen Matheson

“..has the ability to inject pure emotion into a song. The kind of voice that can leave you shell-shocked’’ The Sunday Times

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Moya Brennan, Voice of Clannad and First Lady of Celtic Music is touring internationally to showcase her new studio album Canvas.

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A special musical tribute to the legendary Elvis Presley

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‘London Astrobeat Orchestra’ perform songs from the iconic Talking Heads’ ‘Stop Making Sense’ movie, live.

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Music

Tom Paxton And The Don Juans

14th April 2019

Within days of writing and playing together, they knew they were onto something. Now they’re taking it on the road!

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Music

Malcolm Middleton (arab Strap)

18th April 2019

“Right up there with Nick Cave, Leonard Cohen and Johnny Cash” SUNDAY TELEGRAPH

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Music

Kendal Soul Train

19th April 2019

Have your tickets ready for an uplifting journey filled with funk, soul, disco and Motown classics.

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Music

Secret Affair

20th April 2019

“Glory Boys” 40th Anniversary Tour 1979-2019

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Come and celebrate the captivating Irish singer Cara Dillon.

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Music

Cara Dillon

26th April 2019

One of Ireland’s finest vocalists

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Music

Electric Swing Circus

27th April 2019

Ladies and Gentlemen, hold onto your hats. The circus is coming to town!

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Reggae, Dub, Roots & Dancehall

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Music

Flook

9th May 2019

“The most enthralling sounds around.” The Scotsman

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Music

Eddi Reader

24th May 2019

EDDI READER announces her brand new studio album ‘Cavalier’ released worldwide on September 28 by Reveal Records.

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Music

Riot Jazz Brass Band

31st May 2019

Riot Jazz Brass Band hail from the grimy protoplasm of Manchester’s prolific creative scene. Since 2008, they have been spreading unconditional love and irresistible energy across the nation and continent.

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Music

Maisha

5th June 2019

‘If you’re not moving to Maisha’s music, you may want to check your pulse ‘ Jazzwise Magazine

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Music

Honeyblood

15th June 2019

Major UK tour to coincide with launch of new album In Plain Sight

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Music

The Selecter

2nd August 2019

“Still knocking out righteous tunes after all these years” VIVE LE ROCK

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Music

Peatbog Faeries

19th October 2019

“Nothing prepares you for the high octane music of the Peatbog Faeries. Powerful melodies are dextrously pumped out with a smart degree of techno attitude, while cross-rhythms ricochet over a heavy bass that hits you forcefully like a massive heartbeat.” The Scotsman

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Music

Nine Below Zero

25th October 2019

“Are We There Yet?” 40th Anniversary Tour

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Music

Talisk

1st November 2019

“The musicianship is phenomenal, the enthusiasm infectious – Folk Radio UK

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Music

Showaddywaddy

7th December 2019

One of the finest rock & roll bands of the 1970s, Showaddywaddy also proved to be one of the most successful and enduring.

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Music

Big Country

12th December 2019

Part of their European tour 2019 Big Country are performing at the Brewery.

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Music

Fleetwood Bac

13th December 2019

The world’s first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic ‘Rumours’ line-up

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Music

Turin Brakes Acoustic

17th January 2020

The estimable London 4-piece release their eighth studio album through Cooking Vinyl on January 26th 2018, followed by a UK & European tour.

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User Date: Workshops & Classes

Workshops & Classes

Mature Movers – 60+yrs

We are firm believers that anyone and everyone can dance.

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