Tags: Wordpool

Spooky Poems on the Prom…

On Halloween, Wednesday 31st October, please join us as Blackpool Dead Good Poets’ Society will be performing pieces from their new anthology, ‘Haunted Blackpool’ at the Illuminations installation of the same name. Situated on The Cliffs, Queen’s Promenade, the ‘Haunted Blackpool’ project is a collaboration between Blackpool Arts Service, Blackpool Illuminations and the Dead Good […]

Wordpool Spooky Fun Family Day – 31 Oct 2012 – Free

12.30- 4pm at the Oracle, 49 St Annes Road, Blackpool FY4 Lots of spookily fun things to do for all ages… WATCH – the magical Pied Piper of Hamlyn presented by Professor Popups Puppet Theatre and 2 Day a contemporary dance piece performed by Revoe school children. MEET – authors Simon Puttock (find out why the baby […]

   

DANCING WITH WORDS

DANCING WITH WORDS

  Wander around the Central Library building to discover incidental dances amongst the books! Students from schools and colleges in Blackpool will perform site-specific dances created in a one-off Choreography Lab based upon our connection with, and use of, WORDS. Performances are from 11am on Saturday 12th November 2011 in various locations in the Central Library Blackpool. […]

AFTERNOON TEA DANCE

AFTERNOON TEA DANCE

  Join us for tea, biscuits and a good old natter about are memories of dance in Blackpool then join in the dances…learn new ones and try out the classics. Tony Sharkey will guide you through some images of the dancing ages of Blackpool where you can tell your stories and share your memories. Then […]

Witter

Robin Ross, the local artist behind the Urban Art Fair and The Old Rock Factory, has been busy with his Wordpool newspaper. Robin has printed ‘A Thousand Words’ onto the Witter page. If anyone has been doodling on their Witter page, or printing  / painting etc, please bring them in to Central Library.

LISA WIGHAM / IN THE FALL EXHIBITION

LISA WIGHAM/ IN THE FALL/ EXHIBITION / PREVIEW Local artist Lisa Wigham from Two a.m. Press launches her new exhibition          In The Fall at Supercollider tomorrow evening, 7th October at FYCreatives, Church Street, Blackpool from 6-9pm. Supercollider | Contemporary Art Projects FYC / 154 – 158 Church Street / Blackpool / […]

AT THE FRINGE

AT THE FRINGE

Wordpool Fringe is growing. Michelle and her team are co-ordinating activities, performances and workshops for Friday 11th Nov & a special Wordswap Event at Central Library for Sat 12th Nov. If you’re part of a creative  writing/ poetry/ drama/comedy group or  book club or any group that uses words creatively and would like to join in please email us: artsdevelopment@blackpool.gov.uk