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POUND ARTS LISTINGS | November 2015

Box office: 01249 701628
www.poundarts.org.uk

 

Voices- Pound Arts- Theatre BathMUSIC Voice(s)
Friday 6 November, 7.30pm
World premiere Voice(s) brings together soprano Juliet Fraser and The Pound’s composer-in-residence Nicholas Peters to experiment with the multiple voices of a single performer to explore the interior worlds of memory, dream and identity.
£10 (£9 concessions)

 

THEATRE …And this is my Friend Mr Laurel
Saturday 7 November, 7.30pm
Fulfilling a long held desire to pay tribute to his hero Stan Laurel, Jeffrey Holland (Hi-de-Hi, You Rang M’Lord) tells this intriguing, funny and poignant tale of friendship, love and dedication about one of Hollywood’s great film comedians.
£13 (£11 concessions)

 

CORSHAM FESTIVAL: Magic and Mayhem
Thursday 19 – Sunday 22 November
Magic and Mayhem is coming to Corsham! The brand new Magic and Mayhem Festival is a delicious celebration of the rich and extraordinary heritage of cabaret, illusion, film, comedy and music in the wonderful historic and atmospheric period venues of Corsham. The Festival features ghost stories, live music with silent film, comedy from Richard Herring, music from jazz star Jacqui Dankworth, some of the UK’s top burlesque performers, Tim Burton-esque theatre from The Human Zoo Theatre Company, mischievous magician Paul Dabek, plus magic for all the family with the utterly spiffing Morgan and West, as well as a vintage afternoon of music and swing dance. See Corsham as you’ve never seen it before! Look out for the full programme at www.magicandmayhem.org.uk or pick up a copy at The Pound arts centre.

 

NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE: Of Mice and Men
Wednesday 25 November, 7pm
Golden Globe® winner and Academy Award® nominee James Franco (127 Hours, Milk) and Tony Award® nominee Chris O’Dowd (Bridesmaids, Girls) star in this landmark revival of Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck’s play is a powerful portrait of the American spirit and a heartbreaking testament to the bonds of friendship.
£15 (£14 concessions)

NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE: The Winter’s Tale
Thursday 26 November, 7.15pm

Shakespeare’s timeless tragicomedy of obsession and redemption is reimagined in a new production co-directed by Rob Ashford and Kenneth Branagh. Featuring Judi Dench as Paulina, and Kenneth Branagh as Leontes.
£15 (£14 concessions)

 

FILM: The Salt of the Earth (12a)
Tuesday 3 November, 7.30pm
For 40 years photographer Sebastião Salgado has been travelling in the footsteps of an ever changing humanity. He is now embarking on the discovery of pristine territories, in a huge photographic project, a tribute to the planet’s beauty.
£7 (£6 concessions) BUY ONE, GET ONE FREE TICKETS contact the box office for details: 01249 701628

 

FILM: Far From the Madding Crowd (12a)
Tuesday 3 November, 11am (Tuesday Tiddler screening) & Thursday 5 November, 11am & 7.30pm (public screening)
A sumptuous adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s classic love story. Bathsheba Everdene is an independent, beautiful and headstrong young woman who attracts three very different suitors. Each offers love and a different type of life, but who and how will she choose?
£7 (£6 concessions)

 

FILM: The Falling (15)
Tuesday 24 November, 7.30pm
Set in 1969 at an English girls school Lydia suffers from a fainting spell, it spreads throughout the school, and she must convince the administration to take action.
£7 (£6 concessions)

 

FAMILY FILM: Minions (U)
Friday 27 November, 4pm
A spin-off from the popular Despicable Me films. Minions live to serve. Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.
£7 (£6 concessions), £3.50 under 16s

 

MAGIC AND MAYHEM FESTIVAL EXHIBITION: Dominic Clare Firings
Thursday 19 to Thursday 26 November
With fire being a necessity in Dominic’s former home, he enjoyed observing the half-burnt logs and this fascination spilled out into his creative process.  Fire is used on his wood sculptures, scorching and blackening to seal and tighten the surface tension, revealing a purity of form.
Free entry.

 

MAGIC AND MAYHEM FESTIVAL EXHIBITION: Neil Kendall Photography
Thursday 19 to Thursday 26 November
Neil Kendall is known internationally as one of the world’s top burlesque and cabaret photographers.  Known for his use of vintage lighting his work has a distinctly cinematic feel to it which is derived from his love of old Hollywood Films.
Free entry.

TAKE PART ADULTS: Warming Winter Rugs
Wednesday 4 November, 10am – 4pm
Make a unique handmade rug this winter. Local textile artist Jess Tanner returns to guide you using a peg loom and colourful recycled fabrics. All materials provided but you’re welcome to bring along your own too. No experience necessary.
£40

 



POUND ARTS LISTINGS | December 2015

Box office: 01249 701628
www.poundarts.org.uk

 

LUNCHTIME RECITAL 2-You Percussion Duo: Shih-Han & Yu-Cheng
WEDNESDAY 2 DECEMBER, 1PM
Shih-Han and Yu-Cheng are both Taiwanese percussionists undertaking advanced studies at Birmingham Conservatoire. They present an exciting programme that includes works by Adi Morag, Emmanuel Sejourne, Anders Koppel and Maurice Ravel.
£7 (£6 concessions)

 

Rusty Shackle- Pound Arts- Theatre BathMUSIC Rusty Shackle
FRIDAY 4 DECEMBER, 8PM

South Wales indie folk roots band Rusty Shackle captivate audiences with their incredible live performances. Their shows blend well-crafted catchy tunes with stunning high energy level performances, drawing influences from Folk, Roots, Rock, Celtic and old time Blues.
£12 (£11 concessions)

 

MUSIC Gigspanner
SATURDAY 5 DECEMBER, 7.30PM

Legendary fiddle player Peter Knight and his trio Gigspanner have carefully curated and skillfully narrated program of material that goes way beyond the folk genres usual boundaries.
£12 (£11 concessions)

 

MUSIC Shine Fire and Frost
SATURDAY 12 DECEMBER, 7.30PM

Packed with warming classic seasonal songs which sit alongside Shine’s own spectral songwriting: harps and harmonies, lush vocals and Christmas sparkle make for a great celebration of the festive season.
£12 (£11 concessions)

 

MUSIC Richard Durrant with Amy Kakoura Candelit Christmas
MONDAY 21 DECEMBER, 7PM
With the evocative and wintry sound of early music from Christian, pagan and folk traditions as well as distinctive Durrant originals, this is a show of surprises and midwinter charm. Durrant is joined onstage by his special guest, singer Amy Kakoura.
£12 (£11 concessions)

 

NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE Jane Eye
TUESDAY 8 DECEMBER, 7PM
Almost 170 years on, Charlotte Brontë’s story of the trailblazing Jane is as inspiring as ever. This bold and dynamic production uncovers one woman’s fight for freedom and fulfillment on her own terms.
£15 (£14 concessions)

 

Little Red- Pound Arts- Theatre BathFAMILY THEATRE Little Red and the Wolves
FRIDAY 18 DECEMBER, 4PM & 7.30PM
Once there was a girl… and a wolf.  Scarlett heads for the bright lights of the big city. James longs to be in the forest and when the moon is full he feels different… When Scarlett and James meet, the wheels of fate are set in motion. Funny, scary and action packed.
(Ages 5+)


£10 (£9 concessions), £7 family

FAMILY THEATRE Hansel and Gretel
SATURDAY 19 DECEMBER, 7PM
Lost in the deep dark forest, Hansel and Gretel come across well-known fairytale figures who try to help, or hinder them, as they draw closer to a strange house that looks good enough to eat! Vibrant, traditional story telling; packed with laughs and songs.
(Ages 4+)
£10 (£9 concessions), £30 family

 

FILM The New Girlfriend (Cert 15)
TUESDAY 1 DECEMBER, 7.30PM
After Claire’s closest friend since childhood passes away, she drops by and finds David dressed in his dead wife’s clothes and feeding their baby with a bottle. Relieved he has someone with whom to share his secret, David and Claire create him a female persona named Virginia.
£7, (£6 Concessions)

 

FILM A Royal Night Out (Cert 12A)

THURSDAY 3 DECEMBER, 11AM & 7.30PM 

A fairy tale reimagining of V.E. Day in 1945, when Princess Margaret and her sister Elizabeth were allowed out from Buckingham Palace for the night, encountering romance and danger.

£7 (£6 Concessions)

 

BATH FILM FESTIVAL SCREENING – Film TBA

THURSDAY 10 DECEMBER, 7.30PM 

 

FILM London Road (Cert 15)

TUESDAY 15 DECEMBER, 7.30PM

£7 (£6 Concessions) BUY ONE, GET ONE FREE TICKETS

London Road documents the events of 2006, when the quiet rural town of Ipswich was shattered by the discovery of the bodies of five women.  This true story has been adapted into a critically praised musical, with the lyrics taken from recorded interviews and contemporary television news.

£7 (£6 Concessions) BUY ONE, GET ONE FREE TICKETS contact the box office for details: 01249 701628

FILM Mr Holmes (Cert PG)

THURSDAY 17 DECEMBER, 11AM & 7.30PM

TUESDAY TIDDLERS SCREENING 15 DECEMBER, 11AM

A retired Sherlock Holmes looks back on his life, and grapples with an unsolved case involving a beautiful woman. Starring Ian McKellen, Laura Linney and Frances De La Tour.

£7 (£6 Concessions)

 

TAKE PART ADULTS Festive Door Wreaths
WEDNESDAY 9 DECEMBER 10AM
Join Amanda from Daisy Chain Florists to create a wonderful winter door wreath, in time for Christmas. You’ll learn wreath making techniques using blue spruce and decorate with dried fruit and bows. Perfect to get into the festive spirit!
£30

 

EXHIBITION Pound Arts Open 2015

FRIDAY 4 – SATURDAY 19 DECEMBER, 10AM – 4PM

For the eighth year running we invite artists from Corsham and the wider South West region to submit scuplture, painting, photography, drawing, print, digital, textiles, ceramics and glass to our Open Exhibition. Look out for submission details from September

 

BOX OFFICE: 01249 701628
www.poundarts.org.uk