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  • Lunchtime Talk - Clothing the Other: Fashion and the British Empire in India Loading...
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    Lunchtime Talk - Clothing the Other: Fashion and the British Empire in India

    Thursday 18 May

    In this talk, Ibtisam Ahmed looks at the role of clothing in defining and enforcing British rule in India.

  • Wheee! Puppets and Masks Loading...
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    Wheee! Puppets and Masks

    Saturday 20 May - Sunday 02 July

    by Alison Duddle: A fascinating exhibition of objects and puppets many of which have been used by the renowned company Horse & Bamboo in recent productions.

  • Wheee! Festival: Architects of Air - A Premiere of a Brand New Luminarium Loading...
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    Wheee! Festival: Architects of Air - A Premiere of a Brand New Luminarium

    Monday 29 May - Sunday 04 June

    Architects of Air regularly tour the world with their extraordinary structures which astonish and delight audiences of all ages – from babes in arms to nonagenerians. Externally intriguing in shape, their interiors are brilliantly iridescent and full of unexpectedly glorious spaces.

  • Wheee! Festival: The Building Dance Show Loading...
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    Wheee! Festival: The Building Dance Show

    Monday 29 May

    Let your imagination run riot as hundreds of cardboard boxes are stacked, squashed and rebuilt. Help create enticing caves, precarious castles and fabulous creatures as together we experience an incredible story.

  • Wheee! 2017 Loading...
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    Wheee! 2017

    Monday 29 May - Sunday 04 June

    Our eagerly awaited international festival of theatre and dance for children is the place to be this May half term holiday with high quality shows in the theatre, a brand new Luminarium and our ever-popular FREE Family Weekend in the park...

  • Wheee! Festival: Suites Curieuses Loading...
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    Wheee! Festival: Suites Curieuses

    Friday 02 June

    Inspired by Marjolaine Leray’s popular minimalist picture book – which features a particularly savvy Red Riding Hood getting the better of a not very clever wolf

  • Wheee Family Weekend Loading...
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    Wheee Family Weekend

    Saturday 03 June - Sunday 04 June

    The Wheee! family weekend is always special and this year is no exception.

  • Wheee! Festival: One Little Word Loading...
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    Wheee! Festival: One Little Word

    Sunday 04 June

    Two characters play together, exploring space, objects, dressing up and taking turns. However, struggles arise when one of them wants to be the ONLY Captain of the ship!