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From 11:00am to 23:00pm
Inspiring, insightful and fun, Southlands More Than Words brings local talent and special guests together for a week of Literary and storytelling in the fabulous surroundings of Southlands Arts Centre. Starting on Sunday 22nd September with an Alice In Wonderland family day featuring Puppet show, in situ theatre, storytelling, games and writing activities. The following four evenings of Guest Authors, Film-makers and poetry will be topped off with a grand finale Friday open mic night.
Southlands More Than words #SAMTW celebrates storytelling in all forms and delivers a fantastic package of readings, screenings performances and discussion for a multitude of tastes - including those purist fans of walrus feeding or talking utter nonsense (with or without the Mad Hatter).
A licensed bar will be available at all the evening events.
Jam Tarts and light refreshments served during the Alice in Wonderland family fun day
FOR TICKETS: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/southlands-more-than-words-2019-tickets-67741840669
Family Fun Day with Alice in Wonderland Theme
Sun 22nd Sep 11:00am - 4:00pm
Storytelling (session times to be advertised on day via blackboard) What: Storytelling & Word games for young children & families Who: Roy Mapplebeck, Silvia Taylor, (TBC) Christiane Selvey ‘The Gruff ...
Theatre Rotto ‘The Walrus and The Carpenter’ puppet show
Sun 22nd Sep 11:30am - 3:15pm
‘The Walrus and The Carpenter’ Tickets £6.00 (combined ticket for both this activity session and later puppet show.) Hailing from Hastings, East Sussex, award winning international touring puppeteers ...
Panel of Indie ﬁlmmakers
Sun 22nd Sep 5:30pm - 9:00pm
A panel of Independent film makers ADULT THEMES - NOT SUITABLE FOR UNDER 18’s Admission £3:00 Film screenings, Panel discussion, Q&A, Networking. A mixed panel of inspiring Independent film makers sho ...
Barbara Fisher ‘Tales From An Old Hack'
Tue 24th Sep 6:30pm - 10:30pm
Tickets £5.00 Doors: 6.45pm Show time: 7.30pm Barbara Fisher takes us back to the glory days of local press in her book 'Tales From an old Hack’. The book is a funny, poignant and sometimes surprising ...
Godfrey Bell and Paul Hitchcock
Wed 25th Sep 8:30pm - 10:30pm
Tickets £5.00 from southlands.co.uk (Doors 18.30 show time 19.30) Godfrey Bell discusses his latest book about the hugely successful Scottish Victorian artist Colin Hunter who exhibited over 100 works ...
An Evening with John Betjeman performed by Brian Ellis.
Thu 26th Sep 6:45pm - 10:00pm
An Evening with John Betjeman performed by Brian Ellis. Admission £5:00 John Betjeman was born on August 28th 1908 near Highgate, London. Son of a cabinet maker and only child, Family holidays were sp ...
Open Mic night at Southlands Art Centre
Fri 27th Sep 6:30pm - 10:00pm
Join us with Local poets Authors Writers, Singers storytellers and live music invited to take the stage. Licensed bar available.