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  Events for Saturday, 29 October 2022
  • Handmade Christmas Fused Glass Decorations
    Handmade Christmas Fused Glass decorations | Sat 29 Oct | 11.15am-5pm | £65 (includes tea and coffee) | 16+yrs | Tutor Sarah Walkley | Studio 2 Make your own unique Christmas decorations from colourful fused glass with specialist glass artist Sarah Walkley. What will the workshop cover and how will it be taught? Learn how to cut glass into shapes and assemble the pieces to make attractive and professional-looking Christmas decorations. You will learn how to add sparkle, pattern and bling to make your decorations festive and individual. Students will be shown how to handle and cut glass safely. Demonstrations will be given to the whole group and individual tuition and support will be provided as needed. The students will be offered guidance and support to achieve success in completing their projects. Students can bring their own designs or use the ones provided. Finished pieces will be taken away to be fired and then available to collect from Brewery Arts at a later date.
    VENUE: Brewery Arts
    DATE:  29th October 2022
    TIME: 11:15 - 17:00
  • Nick Sharratt's Halloween Drawalong
    Starts 2pm | Tickets £9 | Theatre Join much-loved children's author and illustrator Nick Sharratt for a special Halloween-themed drawalong. He'll be sketching gently spooky characters from a selection of his fun-filled picture books, including the hugely popular You Choose, Shark in the Park and Pants series. And you can draw along with him! Nick has illustrated over 300 books and has worked with top authors including Julia Donaldson, Michael Rosen and Kes Gray. He's also the illustrator of Dame Jacqueline Wilson's phenomenally successful children's novels. Nick's been awarded a gold Blue Peter badge too! This event is ideal for Nick's younger fans. Bring pencils, paper and something to lean on.
    VENUE: Brewery Arts
    DATE:  29th October 2022
    TIME: 14:00 - 15:00
  • Led Zeppelin Tribute to rock Cumbria!
    TICKETS ON SALE NOW! https://tickets.ents24.com/event/led-zeppelin-tribute-to-rock-cumbria-/dave-milling-motorcycles/2202740?inf=acaf5db402a5fe9a CODA a Tribute to Led Zeppelin are very excited to be back at Dave Milling Motorcycles, Whitehaven, on Saturday 29th October! CODA are Europe's number one tribute to Led Zeppelin with an excellent show featuring all the Zep classics, live rarities and much more! The band are the most exciting and authentic representation of a LIVE Led Zeppelin show, with hand-made replica costumes, and replica instruments that will make you almost believe you are watching the gods of Rock themselves! Tickets: £12 plus booking fee in advance, £15 on the door. https://youtu.be/AZ49Rc4-Qyo
    VENUE: Dave Milling Motorcycles
    DATE:  29th October 2022
    TIME: 19:30 - 23:00
  • Tankus The Henge
    Doors 8pm | Tickets: £18 | Malt Room Standing Tankus the Henge have built their reputation on exceptional songwriting, spectacular live performances and relentless hard work, playing hundreds of shows across Europe and building a devoted fan base along the way. Their funk-fuelled repertoire is wildly eclectic, ranging from New Orleans-inspired swing to heavy rock riffs, and since their beginnings in the ratty alleyways of London's Soho, the band has evolved into a wild groove machine.
    VENUE: Brewery Arts
    DATE:  29th October 2022
    TIME: 20:00 - 23:00
  Recurring events in this month
  • Forty Farms Exhibition
    Forty Farms exhibition is an visual record of farming at period of profound change told through photography, film and word. From British life Photographer of the year Amy Bateman who in March 2021 embarked on a journey to record the stories of Forty Farms in the Lake District and Cumbria.
  • Art Explorers
    Art Explorers | Tue 20 Sep to Tue 6 Dec | 1.45-2.45pm | £60 (10 wks) | 7+ yrs | Tutor Ciara Heaton A creative art and craft class for young people in the home education community. A great opportunity to expand the imagination, develop new skills and experiment with lots of different materials and techniques.
  • Artseen Tuesday
    Tue 20 Sep to Tue 6 Dec | 4-5.30pm | 8-16 yrs | £85 (10 wks) | Tutor Sophie Martin | A fun and lively class where you can develop your skills in art, craft and design. Explore lots of different materials and techniques including drawing, painting, printmaking, clay and animation taking inspiration from a diverse range of artists and makers.
  • Contemporary Dance
    Tue 20 Sep to Tue 6 Dec | 4.15-5.45pm | £70 (10 wks) | 11-14 yrs | Tutor Emily Davies This class develops skills in contemporary dance, building techniques while focussing on creativity. Be part of a fun and exciting group, with opportunities to perform on stage and elsewhere with your friends. A step up from our younger ‘Creative Dance’ class. If you've not attended a Brewery Youth Dance class before and would like to try the session out before committing to the term, please contact emily.davies@breweryarts.co.uk
  • Young Music Producers
    Tue 20 Sep to Tue 6 Dec | 4.30-6pm | £50 (10 wks) | 11-14 yrs | Tutor Tiiva Learn how to write and record your own songs and music using Ableton. Working with a professional music producer will be a fun and creative way to write together. The group will use a digital lab to make their own piece of music and explore the creativity of producing music along the way. What will the session cover and how will it be taught? Learn how to write and record your own songs, produce and make beats, using digital software in a creative space. We'll play around with effects like reverb, beat making and building our own synth sounds, to make a track as our own music group. Learn how to write and produce with your voices, and instruments in an open safe space, sharing ideas and expressing yourself through music making. We'll be writing, improvising and producing using Ableton and GarageBand.
  • Brewery Youth Dance
    Tue 20 Sep to Tue 6 Dec | 6-7.30pm | £70 (10 wks) | 15 yrs + | Tutor Emily Davies
  • Artseen Wednesday
    Wed 21 Sep to Wed 7 Dec | 4.30-6pm | £85 (10 wks) | 8-16 yrs | Tutor Amy Williams | A fun and lively class where you can develop your skills in art, craft anddesign. Explore lots of different materials and techniques including drawing, painting, printmaking, clay and animation taking inspiration from a diverse range of artists and makers. What do I need to bring? Please bring your own apron or wear old clothes. All other materials and equipment are provided.
  • Brewery Film Crew
    Wed 21 Sep to Wed 7 Dec | 4.30-6pm | £70 (10 wks) | 12-16 years | Tutor Film On The Brain Ever wanted to be a star on the big screen? Ever wanted to create your own films and be a director, cinematographer, or script writer? Whether you want to be in front or behind the camera, come and learn the skills to create your own short films and engage an audience through the lens of a camera. Who is it for? Anyone ages 12-16 can join, no acting or technical know-how is required, you'll have the opportunity to explore all aspects of film.
  • Makers Club
    Thu 22 Sep to Thu 8 Dec | 4-5.30pm | £85 (10 wks) | 7-11 yrs | Tutor Amy Williams/Chris Barnes Immerse yourself in a number of art projects over the term, taught by different makers with expertise in their field. An opportunity to invent, make and build with different materials….the only limit is your imagination!
  • Junior Drama
    Thu 22 Sep to Thu 8 Dec | 4-5pm | £60 (10 wks) | 7-11 yrs | Tutor Chris Jones A fun session for those who love to act, explore and use their imaginations Age 7-11 yrs? Want to try both dance and drama at Brewery Arts on a Thursday? Sign up to our Junior Drama and Creative Dance and save 10%. What will the class cover and how will it be taught? Students will learn a multitude of skills and techniques to add to their acting toolbox such as devising, script work, creating characters and vocal and physical techniques. There will be opportunities to work towards exciting projects and show off your new skills in the Brewery Arts Theatre! If you've not attended the class before and would like to try the session out before committing to the term, please contact emily.baxter@breweryarts.co.uk
  • Stage Stars
    Thu 22 Sep to Thu 8 Dec | 4-4.45pm | £60 (10 wks) | 4-6 yrs | Tutor Emily Davies Move, make, create and play in our brand new performing arts class for little ones. Work on different skills for the stage, exploring different themes through dance and drama, using our imaginations and developing our creativity. A great starting point for any young children who were born to perform! If you've not attended a Brewery class before and would like to try the session out before committing to the term, please contact emily.davies@breweryarts.co.uk
  • Creative Dance
    | Thu 22 Sep to Thu 8 Dec | 5-6pm | £60 (10 wks) | 7-11 yrs | Tutor Emily Davies A fun and inclusive class centred on creative and contemporary dance. You and your friends are at the heart of the work you create, plus lots of performance opportunities Age 7-11 yrs? Want to try both dance and drama at Brewery Arts on a Thursday? Sign up to our Junior Drama and Creative Dance and save 10%. If you've not attended a Brewery Youth Dance class before and would like to try the session out before committing to the term, please contact emily.davies@breweryarts.co.uk
  • Young Actors
    Thu 22 Sep to Thu 8 Dec | 5.15-6.45pm | £70 (10 wks) | 11-14 yrs | Tutor Chris Jones Explore who you are and the world around you through drama activities, productions and games. What will the class cover and how will it be taught? Build on theatre skills to bring scripts to life, build confidence, form a strong and supportive theatre company and make friends. Open your minds to different ways of performance including clowning, physical theatre, comedy, puppetry and mime. If you've not attended the class before and would like to try the session out before committing to the term, please contact emily.baxter@breweryarts.co.uk
  • Brewery Youth Theatre
    | Thu 22 Sep to Thu 8 Dec | 7-9pm | £75 (10 wks)| 15-19 yrs | Tutor Emily Baxter | Studio 1 Brewery Youth Theatre has been selected to participate in the prestigious National Theatre Connections Festival. This involves working towards performances in both the Brewery Arts theatre in March 2023 and a regional partner theatre in the North West. If you are young and passionate about theatre, committed to productions and developing skills and techniques (whilst still having lots of fun), this company will help you be the best you can be Commitment to this project is essential and a full rehearsal schedule will be available at the start of the term.
  • Inspired By Nature: Digital Photography For Beginners
    Mon 3 Oct to Mon 31 Oct | 10am - 12pm | £75 (4 wks) | 16+ yrs | Tutor Eric Pye | Footprint Nature has provided many photographers with their inspiration and here is your chance to do the same. Enjoy the beautiful woodland environment while you learn through a mix of theory, demonstrations and assignments that will help you to master the controls of your camera. By the end of the course, you will have received and practised the basics of digital photography. You will learn the controls of your camera, the basics of metering and exposure control together with techniques to aid composition. You will also have an enhanced idea about what to look for and how to turn what you see into meaningful photographs. Suitable for beginner and early intermediate photographers. You will need a digital camera, its instruction manual, a memory card, clothes suitable for outside and some means of making notes.
  • Pumpkin Carving at Tullie
    Come carve a spooky pumpkin with us this October half term. We provide the pumpkin and we'll even clean up all the mess. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Slots at 11am, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm on 18 and 29 Oct. £4 per pumpkin.
  • Handmade Christmas Fused Glass Decorations
    Handmade Christmas Fused Glass decorations | Sat 29 Oct | 11.15am-5pm | £65 (includes tea and coffee) | 16+yrs | Tutor Sarah Walkley | Studio 2 Make your own unique Christmas decorations from colourful fused glass with specialist glass artist Sarah Walkley. What will the workshop cover and how will it be taught? Learn how to cut glass into shapes and assemble the pieces to make attractive and professional-looking Christmas decorations. You will learn how to add sparkle, pattern and bling to make your decorations festive and individual. Students will be shown how to handle and cut glass safely. Demonstrations will be given to the whole group and individual tuition and support will be provided as needed. The students will be offered guidance and support to achieve success in completing their projects. Students can bring their own designs or use the ones provided. Finished pieces will be taken away to be fired and then available to collect from Brewery Arts at a later date.
  • Nick Sharratt's Halloween Drawalong
    Starts 2pm | Tickets £9 | Theatre Join much-loved children's author and illustrator Nick Sharratt for a special Halloween-themed drawalong. He'll be sketching gently spooky characters from a selection of his fun-filled picture books, including the hugely popular You Choose, Shark in the Park and Pants series. And you can draw along with him! Nick has illustrated over 300 books and has worked with top authors including Julia Donaldson, Michael Rosen and Kes Gray. He's also the illustrator of Dame Jacqueline Wilson's phenomenally successful children's novels. Nick's been awarded a gold Blue Peter badge too! This event is ideal for Nick's younger fans. Bring pencils, paper and something to lean on.
  • Led Zeppelin Tribute to rock Cumbria!
    TICKETS ON SALE NOW! https://tickets.ents24.com/event/led-zeppelin-tribute-to-rock-cumbria-/dave-milling-motorcycles/2202740?inf=acaf5db402a5fe9a CODA a Tribute to Led Zeppelin are very excited to be back at Dave Milling Motorcycles, Whitehaven, on Saturday 29th October! CODA are Europe's number one tribute to Led Zeppelin with an excellent show featuring all the Zep classics, live rarities and much more! The band are the most exciting and authentic representation of a LIVE Led Zeppelin show, with hand-made replica costumes, and replica instruments that will make you almost believe you are watching the gods of Rock themselves! Tickets: £12 plus booking fee in advance, £15 on the door. https://youtu.be/AZ49Rc4-Qyo
  • Tankus The Henge
    Doors 8pm | Tickets: £18 | Malt Room Standing Tankus the Henge have built their reputation on exceptional songwriting, spectacular live performances and relentless hard work, playing hundreds of shows across Europe and building a devoted fan base along the way. Their funk-fuelled repertoire is wildly eclectic, ranging from New Orleans-inspired swing to heavy rock riffs, and since their beginnings in the ratty alleyways of London's Soho, the band has evolved into a wild groove machine.