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Events at Wainsgate

The Athletics of Intimacy

Three-Day Workshop with K.J.Holmes

Start date: June 21, 2019

End date: June 23, 2019

Tickets: Email: robdothopper@aol.co.uk

Dance

This workshop combines skills and applications of somatic researches that include release techniques and body mind practices such as Body-Mind Centering® systems and patterns of development and evolution, embodiments of Contact Improvisation, and tunings of somatic approaches within solo, duet (strong emphasis on partnering) and ensemble dancing.

Wainsgate Dances Performance Weekend

Start date: June 29, 2019

End date: June 30, 2019

Dance

A weekend of performances: Words and Actions from Jonathan Burrows, Katye Coe, Francesca and Matteo Fargion, Wendy Houstoun, Charlie Morrissey

Kinship Workshop

Thomas Goodwin

Start date: July 12, 2019

End date: July 14, 2019

Dance

Kinship Workshops take participants into rural landscapes to spend time in nature. The focus of the work is how somatic and embodied experiencing can facilitate change in the way we relate to nature, landscapes and other animals.

Mark making and Moving

Wendy Houstoun

Start date: August 16, 2019

End date: August 18, 2019

Tickets: Email: robdothopper@aol.co.uk

Dance

Wendy Houstoun is a movement/theatre artist who remains committed to finding new forms to address her themes. Over the years, her work has developed a uniquely distinctive style that combines movement with text, and meaning with humour. Since 1980, Wendy has worked extensively as a solo performer, and in collaboration with companies and artists whose work challenges, enriches, and extends the boundaries of, dance and theatre.

Stuart McCallum

with pianist Mark Slater and the Amika string quartet

Date: September 15, 2019

Time: 7pm

Tickets: £10/£8/£3 (u-18)

Music

A firm Hebden Bridge favourite, Manchester-based jazz guitarist Stuart McCallum returns to Wainsgate after his appearances with The Breath and with singer/songwriter Zoe Kyoti, for what promises to be a most delightful concert.

Beware of Trains

Date: September 29, 2019

Time: 7pm

Tickets: £10/£8/£3 (u-18)

Music

Neo-classical, folk-noir and theatrical parlour pop

ME and Deboe

Date: October 5, 2019

Time: 3pm

Tickets: £10/£8/£3 (u-18)

Music

ME And Deboe play driving acoustic music that lives or dies on dexterous fingers and determined singing.

Clare Shaw

supported by Ian Humphrys

Date: October 19, 2019

Time: 7pm

Tickets: £10/£8/£3 (u-18)

Spoken Word

“Clare Shaw writes rawly and brilliantly” Jackie Kay

Deep Cabaret

Date: October 20, 2019

Time: 7pm

Tickets: £10/£8/£3 (u-18)

Music

Deep Cabaret emerged fully-formed from the intertidal mudflats and cowbelly quicksands of Morecambe Bay creating an entrancement of riffs and drones. Desert blues improv and noir-drenched drone songs