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Trowbridge Bookfest

Trowbridge Bookfest

September 28, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

Trowbridge BookFest is a ten day festival of books, literature and the arts. It is designed for the whole community to excite and energise the imagination and re-awaken interest in the power of words.

BookFest ’17 has something for everyone! Rhymetimes! Storytimes! Meet the Gruffalo! Poetry, creative writing sessions, fiction, crime, drama and a highly topical talk about the NHS.
Book early - these events are not to be missed!
All are FREE except where otherwise stated. We would love to see you there!

Shackleton

Shackleton

October 01, 2017 @ 11:00 AM

Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

Live music, playful performance and puppetry combine to tell a tall tale about stepping out of your comfort zone and saying yes to adventure! Mr Middle has created a predictable life of routine for himself and his loyal dog, Shackleton. To-gether they enjoy simple walks and evenings in, but Shackleton longs for more adventure. Not one for surprises, Mr Middle keeps his world as small as possible, but one day the garden gate is left ajar...

Morgan & West: Parlour Tricks

Morgan & West: Parlour Tricks

November 10, 2017 @ 7:30 PM

Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

Join time travelling magic duo Morgan & West for an evening chock full of jaw dropping, brain bursting, gasp eliciting feats of magic.

Morgan & West have fooled Penn & Teller (Fool Us ITV 1), competed to be the Next Great Magician (ITV 1), and even attempted to escape The Slammer (CBBC). Join these practitioners of prestidigitation for an unforgettable evening of magic, mystery, and the unexplainable.

 

Father Christmas Experience

Father Christmas Experience

November 25, 2017 @ 1:00 PM

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Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

Father Christmas has been working with us and Trowbridge Museum to plan some visits to meet children in Trowbridge this year. You’ll not only visit Father Christmas but you’ll get to take part in a craft session, where you’ll make something special to take home, get a photograph with Father Christmas and get a special present. Father Christmas will be with us on Saturdays Nov 25, Dec 16 and 23.

 

A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

December 08, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

The critically-acclaimed Pantaloons Theatre Company present a brand-new adaptation of Charles Dickens' fantastical festive fable.
 
It's Christmas Eve and tight-fisted Ebenezer Scrooge is meaner than ever. He is shunning his only living relative, underpaying his clerk and refusing to acknowledge the plight of the poor... but will timely visits from the Ghosts of Christmases Past, Present and Future change his miserly ways before it's too late?

Abominable Snowman

Abominable Snowman

December 23, 2017 @ 11:00 AM

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Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

A wonderfully playful and inventive take on the Abominable Snowman’s story. Moon On A Stick transform the stage once more this winter with this charming tale of an unlikely hero.

Join us on this snowy adventure into the mountains where things are not always how they seem. A delightful blend of puppetry, live-music and enchanting storytelling perfect for ages 4 and over.