The Classics presents: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland at Gravesend Library

Saturday, 9 March 2019

Event Details

THE CLASSICS PRESENTS THE MAD HATTERS TACTILE TABLECLOTH: EXPLORE ALICES ADVENTURES WITH VISUAL ARTIST WENDY DAWS
10AM – 1PM
PRICE: £4.00 PLUS BOOKING FEE

 

In this three-hour drop in session Wendy Daws will lead you in a professional community workshop which has a focus on visual/ tactile arts.

Create, draw and mount a tactile Alice inspired themed drawing of your own to take home, and contribute to a giant community led tactile tablecloth, embossed with colourful squares which will contain your choice of drawn motifs and characters from the book.

Wendy will collect the embossed squares and create a giant community Alice in Wonderland character tablecloth ready for the installation reveal at Faversham Library on the 30th March 2019. This workshop is accessible to the visually impaired.

Ages: All ages welcome
Access: This workshop is accessible to the visually impaired and will have a BSL interpreter present: Christopher Sacre.

 

WONDERFUL WONDERLAND FACES BY LIKE A MAGPIE FACE PAINTING

11.15 AM – 1.15PM

PRICE: £2.00

 

Allow Like A Magpie Face Painting to transform you into the one of the characters of your choice from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland in a matter of minutes, using safe, non-toxic, hypo-allergenic face paint that can be washed off easily with water.

Price: £2.00 per face. Cash payment only.

Ages: 4+

 

ALICE IN WONDERLAND BY LET’S ALL DANCE.

A FAMILY FRIENDLY ALICE BALLET PLUS PHOTO OPPORTUNITY.

1.30 – 2.30PM

PRICE: £7.00 PLUS BOOKING FEE

 

Don’t be late for this very important date!

A fantastical new ballet for the whole family!

Let’s All Dance makes three guest appearances in North Kent Libraries during March 2019 with this fabulous family favourite. Stunning dancing, much loved characters and super costumes bring the famous tale to life in this magical ballet production.

Come and join Alice as she enters the curiouser and curiouser world of the White Rabbit, Queen of Hearts and Mad Hatter.

Take part in a photo opportunity with dancers after the show. Optional post show ballet classes are available to purchase.

Ages: Suitable for ages 2-11 years, families, and children with additional needs. Children under 18 months do not require a ticket.

Running time: 40 mins

Access: This show is accessible and will have a BSL interpreter present.

 

A POST SHOW BALLET WORKSHOP BY LET’S ALL DANCE

2.40 – 3PM

PRICE: £2.00 PLUS BOOKING FEE

Dance with the White Rabbit, the Queen of Hearts and Alice. Come along to this movement workshop and learn a few ballet steps with the dancers from Alice in Wonderland.

Date:
Time:10 AM - 3 PM
Location:Gravesend Library, Windmill Street, Gravesend, Kent. DA12 1BE.
Cost:Various
Suitable for:All ages

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