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Date(s): Sun 28 Jul 2013

Picnic in Tunstall Park

A celebration of Tunstall Park, past, present and future told through sounds, stories and words collected from people in and around the park.  On 28 July, B Arts with artists from across the country and communities in and around Tunstall Park will come together to perform and celebra ...

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    Sun 28 Jul 2013
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Date(s): Sat 3 Aug 2013

Mr Luckys Tea Party by Avanti Display

During a tea party a couple begin a celebration and party hats, even a cake, appear, however with each course the weather worsens, the downpour increases and their mood blackens. Performed to an evocative soundtrack with no text, this show is meticulous to character and detail. in typical ...

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    Sat 3 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 3 Aug 2013

Clay Taster Sessions by BCB

On Saturdays throughout August, hosted at The Wedgwood Museum, Potteries Museum & Art Gallery and It all kicks off on Saturday 3rd August at Gladstone Pottery Museum in Longton: Buckets of wet clay, life-size ceramic walls and traditional flower making! Join British Ceramics ...

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    Sat 3 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 3 Aug 2013

Emergency Poet

Poetry on Prescription!  Emergency Poet is the world's first and only mobile poetic first aid service. A mix of the serious and the theatrical - there are skulls, jars of eyeballs and other body parts inside the ambulance, as well as poemcetamols - and dressed in white ...

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    Sat 3 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 3 Aug 2013

Inflation by Tangled Feet

A bouncy castle sits in a public space (Tontine Square). On it Tangled Feet will try to solve the recession, understand currency trading and leep the darn thing up! Every attempt at order and structure is undermined by the moving landscape and actions of others. Using an evocative soundtra ...

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    Sat 3 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 3 Aug 2013

Red Shoes by Upswing

A dance piece in the air? Red Shoes draws from the rich imagery of fairytales both grim and glorious. The dancers enter a forest of poles, a place beyond the 'normal', where stange things occur, and strange people might live, the home of magic, imagination and ultimately transform ...

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    Sat 3 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 3 Aug 2013

The Reds by Natural Theatre Company in partnership with Birmingham Hippodrome

A haunting, funny, inscrutable and unannounced street animation that leaves people bemused, amused and as often as not, chatting amongst strangers. Like a sculptural flash mob, mingling, passing, ignoring, eluding a confident sense of purpose...have you spotted a REd? First there's on ...

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    Sat 3 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 10 Aug 2013

Clay Taster Sessions by BCB

CLAY TASTER SESSIONS: On Saturdays throughout August, hosted at Gladstone Pottery Museum, The Wedgwood Museum, Potteries Museum & Art Gallery and Longton Market. On the Saturday 10 August at The Wedgwood Museum in Barlaston you can joiusty old teapot molds, sticky clay ...

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    Sat 10 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 10 Aug 2013

Larkin About with Granny Tursimo

Not your average grannies! Meet the worlds first and only shopping trolley dance display team. The ladies from Granny Turismo have been delighting audiences since 2009 and are now one of the most talked-about acts around. The show has universal appeal and is part walkabout, part circle sh ...

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    Sat 10 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 10 Aug 2013

Falling Up by Mimbre

There is no such thing as a perfect body! A physical tale of 4 women and what makes them who they are. There is no such thing as a perfect body, but each one is extraordinary. From the UK's premier all female street theatre company, using acrobatics, dance and humour, Falling Up celeb ...

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    Sat 10 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 10 Aug 2013

Heights by Mattress Circus

Three clowns and not a red nose in sight! Heights: Mattress Circus is the journey of three clown acrobats falliing, fighting and laughing all the while reaching for new heights. The show is set behind and around a mattress. We use our physical differences to create comedy, acrobatics and ...

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    Sat 10 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 10 Aug 2013

The Q by Talking Birds

Fed up of waiting in line? The Q is a celebration of the Art of Queueing. The "Q Utility Vehicle" is wheeled about ny members of the mysterious orange-clad Q Coporation, to appreciate, enhance and antertain queues wherever they are found - at bus stops, banks, outside cinems,at ...

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    Sat 10 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 10 Aug 2013

The Small Job by Bureau of Silly Ideas

Bureau of Silly Ideas, says it all? Not quite... Road works are a pain but our acrobatic fools make a song and dance out of it! Over the years, Bureau of Silly Ideas have produced numerous outdoor shows, ranging from acrobatic spectaculars, to stunning water and light features, pyrotechni ...

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    Sat 10 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 10 Aug 2013

Shirt or Squirt by The Bureau of Silly Ideas

Pedal Power! This pedal powered amusement is a real crowd pleaser - The winner gets a yellow shirt and the loser gets a squirt! Shirt or Squirt is a racing game were two people on stataic bicycles pedal and generate electricity. This powers pumps that empty chambers of 'blood, sweat ...

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    Sat 10 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Mon 12 - Fri 16 Aug 2013

The Knowledge Emporium by Slunglow

The best sweetshop ever? Pop in to find out... The Knowledge Emporium is a sweetshop with one big difference: it doesn’t take money. It trades sweets for knowledge - your knowledge, your stories, your recipes or anecdotes or beliefs for sweets. Write something in the Big Book of Eve ...

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    Mon 12 - Fri 16 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 17 Aug 2013

Trolleys by C-12 Dance Theatre

A dance piece on shopping trolleys? Sounds like a lot of fun! TROLLEYS Part dance. Part ballet. Part outdoor spectacle. TROLLEYS is a ballet for five supermarket trolleys. Five shopping trolleys randomly appear in a public space. Two meet and fall in love. One grapples to find a friend. T ...

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    Sat 17 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 17 - Sat 24 Aug 2013

Magna Mysteria by Mercurial Wrestler

Magna Mysteria - Appetite, Stoke Maria Morrelini has disappeared. The last time you saw her you were in the audience watching as she and her sisters performed their act. You watched as she stepped through the mirror on stage and disappeared. She hasn’t been seen since. Magna Myster ...

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    Sat 17 - Sat 24 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 17 Aug 2013

The Knowledge Emporium by Slunglow

The Knowledge Emporiumby Slunglow presents findings from the Big Book of Everything We Know! All week Slunglow have been swapping your stories and knowledge for sweets and good times at the Knowledge Emporium. Now comes the exciting bit! Slunlow will take their findings from the Big Book ...

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    Sat 17 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 17 Aug 2013

Wheel House by Acrojou

Wheel House Heath Robinson meets Beckett meets The Wombles meets the Road... A gently comic dystopia, set in a different time where everything has a new value and survival relies on sharp eyes, quick hands, and, above all, friendship. Join these traveller-gatherers on the road to nowhere: ...

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    Sat 17 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 17 Aug 2013

Attachment by Dans La Poche

Attachment: noun Something that attaches; a fastening a tie or binding Exaggerated not wanting to be separated from someone or something.   Gracie draws inspiration from the peddlar women of old who roamed the countryside with their haberdashery & tiny wares.  Peddling storie ...

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    Sat 17 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 17 Aug 2013

Trolleys Workshop with C-12 Dance Theatre

Part dance. Part ballet. Part outdoor spectacle. TROLLEYS is a ballet for five supermarket trolleys. Trolleys spin, glide and slide in this highly physical, humorous outdoor performance where high- octane contemporary dance, acrobatics and street dance merge with the extraordinary world of ...

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    Sat 17 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 17 Aug 2013

Pavement Cafe Aug 17 What, Where and When...LISTINGS!

Clay Tasters: Free, friendly and fun ceramic workshops for the whole family, delivered by contemporary artists. The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery 
1.30 –3.30pm. Drawing on the floor, painting with clay and getting messy.  Join BCB artist Megan Randall to create graffiti-i ...

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    Sat 17 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Fri 23 - Sat 24 Aug 2013

As The World Tipped by Wired Aerial Theatre

A performance like no other, combining projections, aerial stunts, music and visual effects all played out on an impressive stage that tips from flat to upright during the show! This show has the feel and vibe of a festival, but only 10,000 lucky people in Stoke will get to see it. " ...

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    Fri 23 - Sat 24 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 24 Aug 2013

Sol Cinema - The Worlds Smallest Solar Powered Cinema

The Sol Cinema has been lavished with pride and style. The Sol Cinema is a micro movie house powered entirely by the Sun. We accommodate 8 adults comfortably for a unique cinematic experience. We use an LED video projector showing short movies in cinematic surroundings. We use a solar ...

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    Sat 24 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 24 Aug 2013

Clay Taster Sessions by BCB

CLAY TASTER SESSIONS: Free, friendly and fun ceramic workshops for the whole family, delivered by contemporary artists. On Saturdays throughout August, hosted at Gladstone Pottery Museum, The Wedgwood Museum, Potteries Museum & Art Gallery and Longton Market. The ...

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    Sat 24 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 24 Aug 2013

The Whale by Talking Birds

A giant metal Whale which swallows audiences whole, to enjoy a charming, playful and submersive theatre experience inside. Performed by a solo actor, for one person at a time, or small family groups.   The Whale is an extraordinary and unexpected visitor to high streets, public square ...

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    Sat 24 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 24 Aug 2013

Punt by Artizani

Meet two Oxbridge undergrads off for a relaxing punt. Blissfully unaware of reality and physics, the boat is now drifting down your busy street as they regale and serenade the public. This is a charming encounter you won’t want to miss. Established in 1989 by Artistic Director James ...

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    Sat 24 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 24 Aug 2013

The Semi-Automatic Bandstand by The Pressure Company

The Semi-Automatic Bandstand is both a 'Show' and a have-a-go 'Installation', and features the company's unique collection of surreal instruments and 'Anomalous Acoustic Apparatus'.  As the show title suggests, the instruments play tunes together 'autom ...

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    Sat 24 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sat 24 Aug 2013

Whats on, where and when? Your guide to Pavement Cafe 24 Aug!

Magna Mysteria - Collect your interactive Tarot card from Hanley Market before noon on 23 and 24 August to receive your instructions! The Whale - 11.00am - 3.30pm find the beast on Tontine Square! Punt - The chaps can be found floating around near The Potteries Shopping Centre at 11.30am ...

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    Sat 24 Aug 2013
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Date(s): Sun 8 - Sun 22 Sep 2013

Appetite and B Arts presents Pre-Picnic Workshops at Queens Park, Longton

Free hands-on creative workshops in the build up to the next Appetite and B Arts Picnic! From 12-4 pm on Sunday 8, Saturday 21 and Sunday 22nd of September, near the top lake on Queens Park in Longton. You can find free, fun family activities and arts workshops. Create your own airships ...

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    Sun 8 - Sun 22 Sep 2013
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Date(s): Wed 11 - Mon 30 Sep 2013

What Appetite did this summer! (Part 1-Bianco)

Appetite presented Bianco by NoFit State Circus Over 1800 people turned out to see the first official Appetite event this summer. Bianco by NoFit State Circus introduced a whole new audience to contemporary circus, right here, in Stoke-on-Trent. Over the weekend of July 26/27/28 Appetite ...

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    Wed 11 - Mon 30 Sep 2013
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Date(s): Wed 11 - Mon 30 Sep 2013

What Appetite did this summer! (Part 2-Picnic, Tunstall Park)

Almost 200 people turned out at Tunstall Carnival to celebrate Tunstall Park with B Arts and Appetite. Preliminary workshops were attended by over one hundred participants in the build up to this event and their creations were intergrated into the final Picnic event itself. From the fanta ...

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    Wed 11 - Mon 30 Sep 2013
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Date(s): Thu 12 - Mon 30 Sep 2013

What Appetite did this summer! (Part 3-Pavement Cafe)

Pavement Cafe Across four Saturdays in August Appetite turned the City Centre (Hanley) into a fantastic, frantic, feast of FREE theatre, dance, comedy and clowns! Over 8000 people stumbled across a wealth of wonderful acts and shows, the orange shirts kept the sun out mostly and when the ...

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    Thu 12 - Mon 30 Sep 2013
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Date(s): Fri 18 Oct 2013

Get Involved in Get Talking for Appetite

The Creative Communities Unit is holding a ‘Mad Hatter’s Tea and Cake morning’ to help people find out more about how they can get involved in Get Talking for Appetite Lots of truly incredible things happened over the summer...  The Appetite programme launched its t ...

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    Fri 18 Oct 2013
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Date(s): Fri 18 Oct 2013

Get Involved in Get Talking for Appetite at the Mad Hatters Tea Party 18 October

Over the summer a lot of amazing things happened, including the sun coming out and whole range of art events happening all across Stoke on Trent, including a beautiful circus, red people, punts, solar powered cinemas and the world tipping in front of our eyes, all courtesy of Appetite ...

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    Fri 18 Oct 2013
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Date(s): Sat 19 - Wed 30 Oct 2013

Appetite and B Arts presents Pre-Picnic Workshops at Burslem Park 19, 26, 27, 29, 30 October

Join us for an edible, audible experience in the dark at Burslem Park. Celebrate the Mexican 'Day of the Dead' whilst exploring the park and finding the secret worlds hidden there.   A celebration of the park, past, present and future, told through sounds and stories.&nbs ...

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    Sat 19 - Wed 30 Oct 2013
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Date(s): Sat 26 Oct 2013

Appetite presents Party Games Party! by Realplayer Performance 21-26 October

Realplayer is a new, international performance initiative from Sarah Thom and Mat Hand. We want to offer opportunities for togetherness and will place the audience at the centre of our process. We intend to engage with traditional and non-traditional arts audiences in places where people ...

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    Sat 26 Oct 2013
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Date(s): Mon 4 Nov - Fri 20 Dec

Appetite and New Vic Education presents Jelly and Ice Cream

A chance for you and your child to have fun with stories together and enjoy a trip to the theatre! Limited places available for one parent and one child aged 3 or under. Working in partnership with the New Vic Education Department, local libraries and selected Children's centres Jelly ...

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    Mon 4 Nov - Fri 20 Dec
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Date(s): Thu 14 - Fri 15 Nov 2013

Appetite presents Take Away

Appetite and Appetite community hubs will soon be hitting the road! As part of Appetite's aims are to introduce people to excellent art we have the rare ability to occasionally take some of our community hubs out of Stoke-on-Trent to see what the rest of the UK get's up to. These ...

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    Thu 14 - Fri 15 Nov 2013
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Date(s): Thu 21 Nov - Thu 19 Dec

Christmas in Stoke City Centre with the City Council, Appetite and others...

This year Stoke-on-Trent City Council are doing things a little differently in the city centre over the festive season with a little support from Appetite – so, why not come along and join in the fun?   Five themed late night shopping events in the city centre…   ...

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    Thu 21 Nov - Thu 19 Dec
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Date(s): Sat 7 Dec 2013

Appetite and Tin Box Theatre presents Pint Dreams

Appetite is working with The Princes Charities to help support Totally Locally Burslem on 7 December. Appetite will bring Maggie from the marvelous 'Tin Box Theatre' to Stoke-on-Trent as they present 'Pint Dreams' in the Leopard Hotel. This is a distinctive character balanc ...

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    Sat 7 Dec 2013
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Date(s): Wed 1 Jan - Wed 31 Dec

The Travelling Tea Room

Get a free brew for an opinion or two! The Travelling Tea Room is a beautifully decorated tent accompanied by a quirky 3 wheeled van that will appear at cultural events around this wonderful city. You are invited to relax, enjoy a cup of tea and a chat in the Travelling Tea Room. The Tra ...

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    Wed 1 Jan - Wed 31 Dec
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Date(s): Wed 1 Jan - Wed 31 Dec

Quick Glance Calendar

6 Towns Radio Awards               22 January (Click here for more information) Community Hub Starter Day       8 February   (Click here for more information) Appetite & a-n presents Granted: Collaborate Creatively  19 Fe ...

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    Wed 1 Jan - Wed 31 Dec
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Date(s): Fri 10 - Fri 17 Jan 2014

What do you think duck?

Appetite welcomes a new weekly update to the website. Quote of the week will provide you with a different quote each week from a participant, an audience member, a local artist, arts organisation or visiting theatre practitioner or maybe even you!   "Absolutely fantastic performa ...

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    Fri 10 - Fri 17 Jan 2014
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Date(s): Wed 22 Jan 2014

6 Town Radio Stoke on Trent Awards Ceremony

The 6 Towns Radio Stoke-on-Trent Awards Ceremony 2014 sponsored by Autonet Insurance will be held on the 22nd January 2014 at The Mitchell Arts Centre. The awards celebrate the finest in the area in a number of categories. The evening will see a wide variety of awards, guests and ent ...

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    Wed 22 Jan 2014
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Date(s): Sat 8 Feb 2014

Appetite presents The Starter Course

The Starter Course is an induction day for the groups we’ll be working with in 2014 as co-commissioners and co-programmers. Aims of the Starter Course ·       To encourage a stronger sense of belonging, understanding and connection to Appetite&r ...

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    Sat 8 Feb 2014
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Date(s): Wed 19 Feb 2014

Appetite and a-n presents Granted: Collaborate Creatively

Granted: Collaborate Creatively DATE: 19th February 2014 VENUE :The Mitchell Arts Centre, Broad Street, Stoke-on-Trent TIME: 1 – 4 pm   Appetite is proud to announce that we're hosting this opportunity for artists CPD at a heavily subsidised rate in association with a-n  ...

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    Wed 19 Feb 2014
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Date(s): Fri 21 - Sun 23 Feb 2014

For the Love Of It 2014!

£33 if you book after this date.
 Book onto For the Love Of It 2014 on NasaUK site Accommodation 
30 discounted rooms are available until 21 January at the nearby North Staffordshire Hotel Rooms are only 
£22.50 based on a shared room per person per night (&po ...

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    Fri 21 - Sun 23 Feb 2014
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Date(s): Fri 28 Feb 2014

Appetite and a-n presents Negotiating Public Art and Commissioning Projects

Negotiating Public Art and Commissioning Projects DATE: 28th February 2014 VENUE: The Mitchell Arts Centre, Broad Street, Stoke-on-Trent. ST4 1HG TIME: 10.30am – 4pm Created, developed and delivered by Frances Lord Appetite is proud to announce that we're hosting this opportuni ...

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    Fri 28 Feb 2014
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Date(s): Fri 2 May - Sat 7 Jun

PigdogandMonkeyfestos (Airspace Gallery)

Each month Appetite will feature a guest event from one of the other excellent arts organisations from Stoke-on-Trent. The first to feature in this new monthly spot is Airspace Gallery and their new exhibition Pigdog and Monkeyfestos! PIGDOGANDMONKEYFESTOS is an exhibition curated by Shau ...

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    Fri 2 May - Sat 7 Jun
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Date(s): Thu 22 May 2014

Community and Artist Networking Event

Appetite would be delighted if you joined us for the Community and Artist Networking Event on 22 May 2014. This event aims to bring people together from across the city to share ideas about art and cultural events, discuss future plans and make new connections in a friendly environment. &n ...

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    Thu 22 May 2014
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Date(s): Fri 6 Jun 2014

Appetite and a-n The Artists Information Company presents Granted: Dodge the Shredder

Appetite is proud to announce that we're hosting this opportunity for artists CPD at a heavily subsidsed rate in association with a-n, The Artists Information Company. A full day workshop empowering artists and individuals to fundraise effectively and create a financial strategy for t ...

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    Fri 6 Jun 2014
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Date(s): Sat 7 - Sat 14 Jun 2014

London Road Festival 2014

Now in its third year, the London Road Festival is set to give you more art, music, dance and colour! The main festival weekend takes place on Saturday and Sunday the 7-8th June with a week of follow up events under the banner of the Festival Echo continuing until the 14th June.   Sup ...

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    Sat 7 - Sat 14 Jun 2014
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Date(s): Mon 9 Jun 2014

Professional Dance Development Day with Corey Baker

Corey Baker, the Assistant Choreographer and Rehearsal Director of Spill, shares his personal experience of choreographic process, talking through stimuli, music, pace, use of narrative, arc of show, editing & crafting work.  A mixture of practical, theory and task based exer ...

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    Mon 9 Jun 2014
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Date(s): Thu 12 - Fri 26 Jun 2015

Its all about the road

Stoke’s London Road connects the buzzing, active communities of Boothen, West End and Oakhill to the town centre along a long, straight road that’s full of history, unusual buildings, old architectural features and public spaces waiting to be brought to life.  This year-l ...

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    Thu 12 - Fri 26 Jun 2015
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Date(s): Fri 13 - Sat 14 Jun 2014

Spill: A Playground of Dance

DanceXchange presents Spill – a FREE 30 minute outdoor production by celebrated Australian Artist Shaun Parker, of Shaun Parker & Company. Using the existing children’s playground equipment as the set, Spill takes dance to the heart of communities. Combining ...

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    Fri 13 - Sat 14 Jun 2014
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Date(s): Thu 19 Jun 2014

Appetite and a-n The Artists Information Company presents Granted: Developing audiences and raising money via crowdfunding

Appetite is proud to announce that we're hosting this opportunity for artists CPD at a heavily subsidsed rate in association with a-n, The Artists Information Company. Led by WeDidThis founder and producer Hen Norton.   This workshop is designed to explore and discuss an alternat ...

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    Thu 19 Jun 2014
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Date(s): Mon 7 Jul 2014

Stories from Pub Corners 7 July

Stories from Pub Corners by Potboiler Theatre Part of Appetite's 'The Kitchen' Hosted at The Holy Inadequate pub, between plenty of pints and hopefully lots of people, Stories from Pub Corners will be an evening of quirky, humorous and at times bittersweet story tell ...

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    Mon 7 Jul 2014
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Date(s): Sun 27 Jul 2014

Circus Sundae 27 July

A mouth-watering blend of physical circus, street dance, acrobatics and workshops with a twist for all to enjoy!  Featuring Loved Up by Upswing Sundae servings: 12.00: Loved Up (25mins) 12.35: Guest circus act (10mins) 12.45: Guest circus act (10mins) 13.00: Aerial hoop workshop (45 ...

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    Sun 27 Jul 2014
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Date(s): Thu 31 Jul - Sun 14 Sep

Download our summer brochure here!

You can download our full summer brochure "The Big Bite' by simply clicking this link here! SUMMER BROCHURE ...

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    Thu 31 Jul - Sun 14 Sep
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Date(s): Fri 1 - Sun 31 Aug 2014

Play Me, I'm Yours // 1-31 Aug

Play Me, I’m Yours, is a project by British artist Luke Jerram, which has reached over 6 million people worldwide. Donated pianos are adopted and decorated by local community groups then dotted across public spaces in Stoke-on-Trent for anyone to play and enjoy.  The pianos ar ...

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    Fri 1 - Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sat 2 Aug 2014

Sat 2 Aug -The Bell by Periplum

The Bell is a scorching spectacle that tells a tale of war and peace in an extraordinarily explosive 45 minutes. A battle takes place all around the audience in a world of fire and a fight for life. With acrobatics and moving action, including stilts, pyrotechnics and aerial performance, t ...

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    Sat 2 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sat 2 - Sun 3 Aug 2014

The Bell by Periplum 2-3 August

Sat 2 Aug 8pm / Show starts 9.30pm Sun 3 Aug 8pm / Show starts 9.30pm When booking your tickets online please ensure you select the date you want to attend from the dropdown menu! The Bell is a scorching outdoor show that tells a tale of war where a battle takes place all ...

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    Sat 2 - Sun 3 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sat 9 Aug 2014

Old Bill (part of Stoke South Carnival) 9 Aug

Inspired by the story of Old Bill and to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the First World War, a life-size replica of the tank, Old Bill, will be the centrepiece of the carnival in this world exclusive event. Send your messages for the pigeons to carry at this event. See how here   ...

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    Sat 9 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sat 9 Aug 2014

Birders Paradise by Anna Francis & Andrew Branscombe at Stoke Pride

A Birder is different from a Twitcher. While Twitchers will travel miles to see an exotic or rare bird type, Birders are much more interested in spending time with the wildlife and creatures that surround them in their daily lives. Anna Francis and Andrew Branscombe have created a mo ...

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    Sat 9 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Mon 11 Aug 2014

Free Piano Lessons as part of Play Me, I'm Yours - Potteries Museum

Local pianist, Gary Davies, will be visiting all of our piano locations in the next month to give free piano lessons. On Monday 11th he will be visiting the Potteries Musuem and Art Gallery between 10am - 11am. Remember to upload your photos and videos to www.stokestreetpianos.co.uk. ...

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    Mon 11 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Mon 11 Aug 2014

Free Piano Lessons as part of Play Me, I'm Yours - YMCA

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    Mon 11 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Thu 14 Aug 2014

Free Piano Lessons as part of Play Me, I'm Yours - Swanbank Church

Local pianist, Gary Davies, will be visiting all of our piano locations in the next month to give free piano lessons. On Thursday 14th he will be visiting the Swanbank Church between 10am - 11am. Remember to upload your photos and videos to www.stokestreetpianos.co.uk.   ...

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    Thu 14 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Thu 14 Aug 2014

Free Piano Lessons as part of Play Me, I'm Yours - Whitfield Valley Centre

Local pianist, Gary Davies, will be visiting all of our piano locations in the next month to give free piano lessons. On Monday 14th he will be visiting the Whitfield Valley Centre between 11.30am - 12.30am. Remember to upload your photos and videos to www.stokestreetpianos.co.uk.  ...

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    Thu 14 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Wed 20 Aug - Sun 14 Sep

Hunt and Darton Café

A fully functioning café that blends art with the everyday. Hunt and Darton Café is a café like no other where spontaneity and performance meets great food and drink.  Customers can expect a welcoming atmosphere and food served with a twist! Open Wednesday to Su ...

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    Wed 20 Aug - Sun 14 Sep
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Date(s): Thu 21 Aug 2014

Free Piano Lessons as part of Play Me, I'm Yours - Bentilee Neighbourhood Centre

 Gary Davies, will be visiting all of our piano locations in the next month to give free piano lessons. On Thursday 21st he will be visiting the Bentilee Neighbourhood Centre between 10am - 11am. Remember to upload your photos and videos to www.stokestreetpianos.co.uk.  ...

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Date(s): Thu 21 Aug 2014

Free Piano Lessons as part of Play Me, I'm Yours - Market

Local pianist, Gary Davies, will be visiting all of our piano locations in the next month to give free piano lessons. On Thursday 21st  he will be visiting the Intu Potteries between 11.30am - 12.30pm. Remember to upload your photos and videos to www.stokestreetpianos.co.uk.  ...

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    Thu 21 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Fri 22 Aug 2014

Birders Paradise by Anna Francis & Andrew Branscombe at Hanley Park

A Birder is different from a Twitcher. While Twitchers will travel miles to see an exotic or rare bird type, Birders are much more interested in spending time with the wildlife and creatures that surround them in their daily lives. Anna Francis and Andrew Branscombe have created a mo ...

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    Fri 22 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Fri 22 Aug 2014

Hunt & Darton Café - Guest waiter: Scottee

Hunt & Darton Café is a fully functioning café that blends art with the everyday. Hunt and Darton Café is a café like no other where spontaneity and performance meets great food and drink.  Customers can expect a welcoming atmosphere and food served wit ...

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    Fri 22 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sat 23 - Sun 24 Aug 2014

Open House 23-24 Aug

NoFit State Circus make a welcome return to Stoke. Musicians, acrobats and aerialists explode out of caravans in an intoxicating brew of high-energy performance and circus. It's a standing performance with loads of opportunities for you to take part and run away with the circus for an ...

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    Sat 23 - Sun 24 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sun 24 Aug 2014

Hunt & Darton Café - Christmas Dinner

Have you ever wanted Christmas to be more than a day in December? Well, now's your chance! Hunt & Darton serve up their unique Christmas this Sunday 24 August - complete with the nativity where you (the customers) are the characters. Be sure to pop in as you're visiting t ...

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    Sun 24 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Tue 26 Aug 2014

Free Piano Lessons as part of Play Me, I'm Yours - Stoke Station

Local pianist, Gary Davies, will be visiting all of our piano locations in the next month to give free piano lessons. On Tuesday 26 August he will be visiting Stoke Station between 11.30am - 12.30pm. Remember to upload your photos and videos to www.stokestreetpianos.co.uk.  ...

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    Tue 26 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Wed 27 Aug 2014

Hunt & Darton Café - You do it day!

A fully functioning café that blends art with the everyday. Hunt and Darton Café is a café like no other where spontaneity and performance meets great food and drink. Wednesday 27 August is 'you do it' day. Open: 10am - 5pm. Turn up, get service with a smile ...

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    Wed 27 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Thu 28 Aug 2014

Free Piano Lessons as part of Play Me, I'm Yours - Hanford Cricket Club

Local pianist, Gary Davies, will be visiting all of our piano locations in the next month to give free piano lessons. On Thursday 28 August at Hanford Cricket Club at 11.30am - 12.30pm.  Remember to upload your photos and videos to www.stokestreetpianos.co.uk. ...

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    Thu 28 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Fri 29 - Sun 31 Aug 2014

Folk in a Box 29-31 Aug

Folk in a Box is a unique one -on-one music venue and performance space. It is a bespoke wooden box with a little front door for audience members and a little back door for performers. It can be set up anywhere.One audience member is allowed in at a time. The door is closed behind them. Th ...

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    Fri 29 - Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Fri 29 Aug - Thu 31 Jul

The Big Feast 29-31 Aug

Appetite will turn the city centre into a hive of fun over the last weekend in August. Featuring everything from street dance, explosive outdoor spectacles and folk music in a box, this is a real treat so  get stuck in! <span 13px;="" "="">Full ...

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    Fri 29 Aug - Thu 31 Jul
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Date(s): Fri 29 - Sun 31 Aug 2014

Audible Forces 29-31 Aug

Audible Forces by Oxford Contemporary Music brings seven of the UK’s finest sound artists to Stoke-on-Trent. Audible Forces serves up a seductive sonic treat in a series of captivating and sometimes spooky sound installations. Look out for the flock of pigeons carrying whistles to cr ...

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    Fri 29 - Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Fri 29 Aug 2014

Birders Paradise by Anna Francis & Andrew Branscombe at The Big Feast

A Birder is different from a Twitcher. While Twitchers will travel miles to see an exotic or rare bird type, Birders are much more interested in spending time with the wildlife and creatures that surround them in their daily lives. Anna Francis and Andrew Branscombe have created a mobile ...

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Date(s): Fri 29 - Sun 31 Aug 2014

A High Street Odyssey by Inspector Sands

The audience is kitted out with headphones and binoculars as the mysteries of the high street unfold in a dream-like journey that mixes the familiar with the strange and uncanny.  You will require tickets for this event. To book tickets please click the Attend button above and this wi ...

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    Fri 29 - Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Fri 29 - Sun 31 Aug 2014

New Horizons by Entrepreneurs

New Horizons is a street art initiative by Stoke-on-Trent based company, Entrepreneurs. New Horizons breathes a new lease of life into the city's streets by inviting artists from across the world to produce murals on blank walls and spaces. Entrepreneurs have invited two international ...

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    Fri 29 - Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sat 30 - Sun 31 Aug 2014

The Poetry Takeaway 30-31 Aug

Turn up to the takeaway and supply the ingredients for a 'home-cooked poem'. The world’s first purpose built poetry emporium that cooks up personalised, made to order poems. These are then performed and wrapped up for you to takeaway for free. this event is part of The Big Fe ...

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    Sat 30 - Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sat 30 - Sun 31 Aug 2014

Cannonballista 30-31 Aug

An intimate and interactive performance that introduces a human cannonballer with a troubling interest in DIY and jet engines. Betty Bruiser is the glamorous cabaret alter ego of Liz Clarke.  A visually stunning piece that celebrates ordinary women striving for something extraordinary ...

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    Sat 30 - Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sat 30 - Sun 31 Aug 2014

Dragon Heart Beats 30-31 Aug

Dragon Heart Beats is a red hot outdoor show featuring an extraordinary five metre hubcap dragon, with fiery propane dragon breath, smoke, music, lighting effects and pyrotechnics. Part of The Big Feast. This also features as a warm-up act for The Bell on 2-3 August.      ...

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    Sat 30 - Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sat 30 - Sun 31 Aug 2014

Faust by Southpaw Dance Company

A burning boxing ring and a literally explosive set provide the setting for some authentic 1920s styling in a show that you'll never forget.  You will require tickets for this event. To book tickets please click the Attend button above and this will take you through to our ticket ...

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    Sat 30 - Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sat 30 Aug 2014

Free Piano Lessons as part of Play Me, I'm Yours - Bus Station

Local pianist, Gary Davies, will be visiting all of our piano locations in the next month to give free piano lessons. On Sat 30 August at City Centre Bus Station at 10am - 11am.   Remember to upload your photos and videos to www.stokestreetpianos.co.uk. ...

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    Sat 30 Aug 2014
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Free Piano Lessons as part of Play Me, I'm Yours - Burslem Park

Local pianist, Gary Davies, will be visiting all of our piano locations in the next month to give free piano lessons. On Sat 30 August at Burslem Park at 11.30am - 12.30pm as part of an event to celebrate 60 years of Jazz in North Staffs. Remember to upload your photos and videos to www. ...

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    Sat 30 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sat 30 - Sun 31 Aug 2014

Miss High Leg Kick & Promettes

Based on the promenading ladies of post-war Brighton, these high-stepping, eye-catching city guides will show you a different side of the city. Don't miss this high camp troupe in their stylish uniforms - strut their stuff around the city centre (Hanley). The will be on the move and w ...

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    Sat 30 - Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sat 30 - Sun 31 Aug 2014

Haka Day Out by Corey Baker Dance Company

Corey Baker Dance delivers a taster menu of all things Maori. Workshops will offer the basics of Maori games, dancing and face-painting while the Haka sessions will teach those taking part how to perform the stirring and compelling dance made famous by the New Zealand rugby team. The peopl ...

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    Sat 30 - Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sat 30 Aug 2014

Push by Tangled Feet

A lip-smacking slice of physical theatre about mums and their relationships with their babies. Juggling baby-wipes and careers, mums present snapshots of motherhood through beautiful but disturbing moments of choreography, special effects and puppetry.  Show lasts 25 mins ...

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    Sat 30 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sun 31 Aug 2014

The Wheel House // 31 Aug

A striking performance by Acrojou that will transport you to another place featuring acrobatics, comedy and breathtaking moments of risk, which unfolds inside and around a stunning rolling house. “One of Britain’s most exciting dance and circus companies... stunningly inventive ...

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    Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sun 31 Aug 2014

Frantic by Acrojou - 31 Aug

Experience a moving and explosive show about our relentless devotion to busyness. Love, freedom, blood, sweat and rainstorms feature in this exploration of a man's mind and his hunger to escape. Show lasts 20minutes. Sunday only! ...

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    Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sun 31 Aug 2014

Birders Paradise by Anna Francis & Andrew Branscombe at Westport Lake

A Birder is different from a Twitcher. While Twitchers will travel miles to see an exotic or rare bird type, Birders are much more interested in spending time with the wildlife and creatures that surround them in their daily lives. Anna Francis and Andrew Branscombe have created a mobile ...

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    Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sun 31 Aug 2014

Sit Back by Moxie Brawl

Evoking the spirit of the 1940s with an entertaining dance theatre piece celebrating the female workforce of the Second World War. ...

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    Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Date(s): Sat 6 Sep 2014

The Grand Cross Fayre

Music | Performance | Food Saturday 6 Sept Hanford Park, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 4QG Free Entry from 12 – 7.30pm Bringing an extraordinary afternoon of outdoor delights to Hanford Park with live music including psychedelic sounds from Californian 4 piece White Manna, ...

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    Sat 6 Sep 2014
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Date(s): Sun 7 - Mon 8 Sep 2014

The Three Greens Event

A fun-packed day of arts workshops, community activities, fairground rides and performances. Free entry from 12-6pm Come and join us for a delightful day out for all to enjoy. Featuring: Music Workshops Dancers Food and drink stalls Climbing wall Fairground and bouncy castle Tomb ...

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    Sun 7 - Mon 8 Sep 2014
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Date(s): Thu 11 Sep 2014

Birders Paradise by Anna Francis & Andrew Branscombe at Hanley Park

A Birder is different from a Twitcher. While Twitchers will travel miles to see an exotic or rare bird type, Birders are much more interested in spending time with the wildlife and creatures that surround them in their daily lives. Anna Francis and Andrew Branscombe have created a mobile ...

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    Thu 11 Sep 2014
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Date(s): Fri 12 Sep 2014

Birders Paradise by Anna Francis & Andrew Branscombe at Spode Works

A Birder is different from a Twitcher. While Twitchers will travel miles to see an exotic or rare bird type, Birders are much more interested in spending time with the wildlife and creatures that surround them in their daily lives. Anna Francis and Andrew Branscombe have created a mobile ...

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    Fri 12 Sep 2014
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Date(s): Wed 1 Oct - Sat 28 Feb

The World in One City with The Jubilee Project

The World in One City Project The Jubilee Group is a club of 40-60 adults, young people and families living in Stoke On Trent and waiting for decisions on their visa or immigration/asylum status. The World in One City Project, delivered in partnership with British Ceramics Biennial, ...

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    Wed 1 Oct - Sat 28 Feb
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Date(s): Wed 8 Oct 2014

Appetite and GRAIN presents Photographers Talk by Mark Power

Power has been invited to respond to a new commission entitled ‘The City of Six Towns’.  He has been making work in Stoke-on-Trent throughout September and his new work will be exhibited in the public realm from November 2014 - February 2015 in Albion Square. After gradua ...

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    Wed 8 Oct 2014
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    Full price £5 / Concessions £3

Date(s): Sat 18 - Thu 16 Oct 2014

Family Stories with Upswing Aerial

Join us at The Mitchell Arts Centre as the wonderful Upswing  present their research findings and project ideas for 'Family Stories'. Following our time with the families that contributed to our research for Family Stories we are back at The Mitchell Arts Centre with the  ...

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    Sat 18 - Thu 16 Oct 2014
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Date(s): Sat 15 - Sun 16 Nov 2014

The Fire Garden 15-16 November (5-7pm) (SOLD OUT)

Appetite with Friends of Hanley Park Presents 'The Fire Garden' created by Walk the Plank. (ALL TICKETS NOW SOLD OUT) Over two evenings on 15 & 16 November (5-7pm) we inivite you to join us on an unforgettable family-friendly adventure into a fiery night-time landscape as Hanl ...

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    Sat 15 - Sun 16 Nov 2014
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Date(s): Tue 18 Nov - Fri 20 Feb

The City of Six Towns by Mark Power

The City of Six Towns is an exhibition of new work by Mark Power made in response to a commission in Stoke-on-Trent.  The exhibition is in the public realm, located in the new Albion Square in the city centre from 18 November 2014 – 20 February 2015. Power is a Magnum photograp ...

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    Tue 18 Nov - Fri 20 Feb
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Date(s): Thu 20 Nov 2014

City Centre Winterfest: Christmas Lights Switch on with a Twist!

This Christmas wrap up warm and head down to City Centre, Hanley for Winterfest! Presented by Appetite, in partnership with Stoke-on-Trent City Council and the City Centre Partnership. On Thursday 20 November (6:45 - 7:30pm) come on down for a Christmas Lights Switch on like no ...

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    Thu 20 Nov 2014
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Date(s): Fri 21 Nov 2014

The Consumerist Christmas Tree, Meir

Meir will be home to a spectacular six metre high Christmas tree – made from thousands of discarded plastic bags. The colourful Consumerist Christmas Tree has been commissioned by Appetite in partnership with the Meir Christmas Events Board working with the arts programme, Appetite. ...

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Date(s): Sat 22 - Sun 30 Nov 2014

The Consumerist Christmas Tree (Meir workshops & collection points)

The Meir Christmas Events Board is working with arts programme Appetite & anonymous Spanish Artists Luzinterruptus to make the 20ft tree using 5,000 carrier bags. The colourful Consumerist Christmas Tree will take pride of place outside Meir Health Centre – at the same time ...

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    Sat 22 - Sun 30 Nov 2014
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Date(s): Tue 25 Nov - Sun 21 Dec

Show your selfie exhibition & world record attempt!

Gallery 116 in partnership with Appetite presents a new project – Show Your Selfie. Located at Appetite's pop up venue 'A Room With A Brew' we invite you to take part in the wall of selfies, workshops and the pop-up photography studio. Send, bring in or take your own Sel ...

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    Tue 25 Nov - Sun 21 Dec
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Date(s): Tue 25 Nov - Sun 14 Dec

A Series of FREE Street Photography Workshops (30 Nov, 7 & 14 Dec)

FREE Street Photography Workshops  12 -3pm 30th Nov  / 7th Dec  / 14th Dec   Gallery 116 in partnership with Appetite present a series of Street Photography Workshops. Street photography is often captured in a split second moment and it regularly captures the daily li ...

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    Tue 25 Nov - Sun 14 Dec
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Date(s): Wed 26 - Sat 29 Nov 2014

A Room with a Brew!

Appetite are very excited to open their new pop up cafe and performance venue: A Room with a Brew! Popping up in 31 Stafford Street in Hanley, A Room with a Brew combines two of the best things in life, a good drink and great arts events. Lymestone Brewery will be bringing the fantastic ...

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    Wed 26 - Sat 29 Nov 2014
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Date(s): Sun 30 Nov 2014

City Centre Winterfest: Street Treat Sunday

The Christmas revelry will continue on Sunday 30 November (12 noon-3pm) with Street Treat Sunday, which will see the City Centre brought to life with a stocking full of superb street shows. Street Treat Sunday will bring a fantastical range of performances and entertainment all FREE ...

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    Sun 30 Nov 2014
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Date(s): Wed 3 - Sat 6 Dec 2014

This week at A Room with a Brew!

THIS WEEK AT A ROOM WITH A BREW... Thursday 4 December 4pm-9pm - Show Your Selfie by Gallery 116 Take your selfie in Gallery 116’s pop-up photography studio or send one in to be part of this unique exhibition and help attempt a Guinness World Record!  Friday 5 December 6:30-9p ...

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    Wed 3 - Sat 6 Dec 2014
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Date(s): Sat 6 Dec 2014

City Centre Winterfest: Crowd of Choirs and Local Craft Fayre

Visit the City Centre this Saturday 6 December (9am - 3pm) and be serenaded in your shopping with cheery Christmas carols from a crowd of local choirs. Featuring the Keele Bach Choir and The Loudmouth Women, from 11am.  As part of Small Business Saturday, the city centre will al ...

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    Sat 6 Dec 2014
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Date(s): Thu 11 - Sat 13 Dec 2014

A Room with a Brew - week 3

THIS WEEK AT A ROOM WITH A BREW...   We're excited to declare a liquorice allsorts box of a line up this weekend, with poetry, live music, theatre and storytelling all taking over the Brew cafe, as well as beverages from Lymestone Brewery and Ca ...

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    Thu 11 - Sat 13 Dec 2014
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Date(s): Thu 18 - Sat 20 Dec 2014

A Room with a Brew - week 4

THIS WEEK AT A ROOM WITH A BREW... Make sure you get down to Brew this weekend for some great music and perhaps a drink or two, it is Christmas after all! With Lymestone Brewery and Cafe Revival. Thursday 18 December 4pm - 8pm      Show your Selfie - exhibitio ...

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    Thu 18 - Sat 20 Dec 2014
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Date(s): Fri 6 - Sat 7 Feb 2015

The City of Six Towns by Mark Power: Artist Talks

We are delighted to invite you to a Photographer’s Talk by internationally acclaimed photographer Mark Power. ‘The City of Six Towns’ is an exhibition of new work by the photographer made in response to Stoke-on-Trent. On display in the public realm, the exhibition ...

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    Fri 6 - Sat 7 Feb 2015
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Date(s): Sat 28 Mar 2015

Its All About The Road Workshop

Placeshaker and Artist Maker, Dan Thompson, is hosting a new session #allabouttheroad, his year long project with Appetite and Second Look Stoke. This time he's hosting his session at the wonderul new creative space recently taken over by local particpatory arts experts B Arts. 72 Har ...

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    Sat 28 Mar 2015
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    FREE

Date(s): Fri 1 May 2015

The Oasis Social Club Workshops: Celebrate the Oatcake!

Get stuck into The Oasis Social Club!   The Oasis Social Club is a spectacular mobile space coming to Stoke on Trent in June. A pop up social club, it encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take part in performance, programming and debate. It’s ...

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    Fri 1 May 2015
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Date(s): Mon 4 May - Tue 28 Apr

In This Moment with Tin Box Theatre May 4

As part of Appetite's professional development scheme The Kitchen, Birmingham based company Tinbox Theatre are back in Stoke developing a new nature inspired piece of theatre for Stoke on Trent's parks ...   In this Moment Sharing Day   Do you live in Stoke? Do ...

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    Mon 4 May - Tue 28 Apr
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Date(s): Tue 12 May 2015

The Oasis Social Club Workshops: Alright Duck?

Get stuck into The Oasis Social Club! The Oasis Social Club is a spectacular mobile space coming to Stoke on Trent in June. A pop up social club, it encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take part in performance, programming and debate. It’s about ...

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  • Date(s):
    Tue 12 May 2015
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Date(s): Wed 13 May 2015

The Oasis Social Club Workshops: Imagining the Club

Get stuck into The Oasis Social Club!   The Oasis Social Club is a spectacular mobile space coming to Stoke on Trent in June. A pop up social club, it encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take part in performance, programming and debate. It’s ...

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  • Date(s):
    Wed 13 May 2015
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Date(s): Fri 15 May 2015

The Oasis Social Club Workshops: World Cafe and People Pottery

Get stuck into The Oasis Social Club! The Oasis Social Club is a spectacular mobile space coming to Stoke on Trent in June. A pop up social club, it encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take part in performance, programming and debate. It’s about ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 15 May 2015
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    Free!

Date(s): Sat 16 May 2015

The Oasis Social Club Workshops: World Cafe and People Pottery

Get stuck into The Oasis Social Club!   The Oasis Social Club is a spectacular mobile space coming to Stoke on Trent in June. A pop up social club, it encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take part in performance, programming and debate. It’s ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 16 May 2015
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Date(s): Thu 21 May 2015

The Oasis Social Club Workshops: What makes a Leader?

Get stuck into The Oasis Social Club!   The Oasis Social Club is a spectacular mobile space coming to Stoke on Trent in June. A pop up social club, it encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take part in performance, programming and debate. It’s ...

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  • Date(s):
    Thu 21 May 2015
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Date(s): Fri 22 May 2015

The Oasis Social Club Workshops: Creating the Commitee

Get stuck into The Oasis Social Club!   The Oasis Social Club is a spectacular mobile space coming to Stoke on Trent in June. A pop up social club, it encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take part in performance, programming and debate. It’s ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 22 May 2015
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Date(s): Sat 23 May 2015

The Oasis Social Club Workshops: Creating the Programme

Get stuck into The Oasis Social Club!   The Oasis Social Club is a spectacular mobile space coming to Stoke on Trent in June. A pop up social club, it encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take part in performance, programming and debate. It’s ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 23 May 2015
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Date(s): Sat 30 May 2015

The Oasis Social Club Presents... Meet the Host & Bingo Night!

The Oasis Social Club Presents... Meet the Host & Bingo Night! The Oasis Social Club is a spectacular mobile space coming to Stoke on Trent in June. A pop up social club, it encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take part in performance, programming ...

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    Sat 30 May 2015
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Date(s): Sat 13 - Sun 14 Jun 2015

Its All About The Road: A Guided Walk

When: Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 June at noon  Where: Meet outside Rubber Soul Records, 3 Hilde Street, Stoke on Trent, ST4 1NF. Ends at London Road Festival  #allabouttheroad facebook.com/allabouttheroad For more info visit here ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 13 - Sun 14 Jun 2015
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Date(s): Sat 13 - Sun 14 Jun 2015

Its All About The Road: A Performance

It's All About The Road The stories collected from London Road tell the history of a city, and that becomes the history of England...  It's All About the Road at The London Road Festival (13 & 14 June 2015):   It's All About The Road: A Performance ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 13 - Sun 14 Jun 2015
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Date(s): Thu 18 - Fri 19 Jun 2015

The Oasis Social Clubs Keep Fit & WORK IT WORKERS!

The Oasis Social Club: The Programme! The Oasis Social Club, a spectacular mobile space that has landed in Portland St, Hanley. Hosted by Stokie Barb Foreshaw, the club encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take part in performance, programming and debat ...

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  • Date(s):
    Thu 18 - Fri 19 Jun 2015
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Date(s): Thu 18 Jun 2015

The Oasis Social Club: Screenprinting SAY IT LOUD!

 The Oasis Social Club: The Programme! You are cordially invited to The Oasis Social Club, a spectacular mobile space that has landed in Portland St, Hanley. Hosted by Stokie Barb Foreshaw, the club encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take pa ...

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    Thu 18 Jun 2015
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Date(s): Thu 18 - Sat 20 Jun 2015

The Oasis Social Club: Barb Foreshaw & Daily Bingo!

The Oasis Social Club: The Programme! You are cordially invited to The Oasis Social Club, a spectacular mobile space that has landed in Portland St, Hanley. Hosted by Stokie Barb Foreshaw, the club encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take part in ...

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  • Date(s):
    Thu 18 - Sat 20 Jun 2015
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Date(s): Thu 18 Jun 2015

The Oasis Social Club: Anniversary of The Battle of Orgreave

   he Oasis Social Club can be found in front of the old Portland St Community Centre on Portland St, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent. ...

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    Thu 18 Jun 2015
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Date(s): Fri 19 Jun 2015

The Oasis Social Club: DO IT YOURSELF, DUCK! (DIYD)

The Oasis Social Club: The Programme! You are cordially invited to The Oasis Social Club, a spectacular mobile space that has landed in Portland St, Hanley. Hosted by Stokie Barb Foreshaw, the club encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take part in ...

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    Fri 19 Jun 2015
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Date(s): Fri 19 - Sat 20 Jun 2015

The Oasis Social Club: The World Cafe!

   Friday 19 June: 14:00 AND Saturday 20 June: 14:30 The World Cafe with 'practical philosoper' Ayisha De Lanerolle Round table discussions looking at what we want for our city and what’s already great about it – help us work towards a manifesto! '&l ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 19 - Sat 20 Jun 2015
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Date(s): Fri 19 Jun 2015

The Oasis Social Club: NORTHERN SOUL NIGHT!

   Friday 19 June  20.00 >> NORTHERN SOUL NIGHT! Hosted by Portland Street locals, Dave and Sue, step back in time to Stoke-on-Trent's Northern Soul heyday. With classic Northern Soul tunes and a dance demonstration!  The Oasis Social Club can be fo ...

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    Fri 19 Jun 2015
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Date(s): Sat 20 Jun 2015

The Oasis Social Club: World Food Day!

The Oasis Social Club: The Programme! You are cordially invited to The Oasis Social Club, a spectacular mobile space that has landed in Portland St, Hanley. Hosted by Stokie Barb Foreshaw, the club encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take part in ...

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    Sat 20 Jun 2015
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Date(s): Sat 20 Jun 2015

The Oasis Social Club: 3 C's (Cobridge Community Choir)

The Oasis Social Club: The Programme! You are cordially invited to The Oasis Social Club, a spectacular mobile space that has landed in Portland St, Hanley. Hosted by Stokie Barb Foreshaw, the club encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take part in ...

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    Sat 20 Jun 2015
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    Free!

Date(s): Sat 20 Jun 2015

The Oasis Social Club: Barb's Manifesto

The Oasis Social Club: The Programme! You are cordially invited to The Oasis Social Club, a spectacular mobile space that has landed in Portland St, Hanley. Hosted by Stokie Barb Foreshaw, the club encourages a lively and sociable atmosphere, inviting local residents to take part in ...

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    Sat 20 Jun 2015
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Date(s): Sat 20 Jun 2015

The Oasis Social Club: Closing Party with Stokeaoke!

The Oasis Social Club can be found in front of the old Portland St Community Centre on Portland St, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent.   ...

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    Sat 20 Jun 2015
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Date(s): Sat 8 Aug 2015

Stoke South Carnival

Presented by Appetite and Stoke South Carnival Committee... Stoke South Carnival Stoke South Carnival is back! Join in the carnival atmosphere at Fenton Park with fun for all the family! Come along and see the biggest entertainer on the planet, Titan the Robot or join The Story Exchange a ...

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    Sat 8 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Tue 11 - Fri 14 Aug 2015

Funny Peculiar - Eccentric Tales! (#BIGFEAST15)

Funny Peculiar by Red Herring - Eccentric Tales! Produced by Time Won't Wait Funny Peculiar is a hilarious promenade performance coming to The Big Feast in August. The performance explores the eccentricity of Stoke-on-Trent and its people and we want YOU ...

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  • Date(s):
    Tue 11 - Fri 14 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Mon 24 Aug 2015

The Taster Tour: Weston Heights!

The Taster Tour comes to Weston Heights! Coming to an area near you, The Taster Tour gives you a tantalising flavour of The Big Feast festival happening in the City Centre on 28-30 August. Sample world class performance on your doorstep, with these bitesize gems. Featuring surreal comedy ...

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  • Date(s):
    Mon 24 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Tue 25 Aug 2015

The Taster Tour: Fegg Hayes!

The Taster Tour comes to Fegg Hayes! Coming to an area near you, The Taster Tour gives you a tantalising flavour of The Big Feast festival happening in the City Centre on 28-30 August. Sample world class performance on your doorstep, with these bitesize gems. Featuring surreal comedy fro ...

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  • Date(s):
    Tue 25 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Wed 26 Aug 2015

The Taster Tour: Longton!

The Taster Tour comes to Longton! Coming to an area near you, The Taster Tour gives you a tantalising flavour of The Big Feast festival happening in the City Centre on 28-30 August. Sample world class performance on your doorstep, with these bitesize gems. Featuring surreal comedy from T ...

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  • Date(s):
    Wed 26 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Thu 27 Aug 2015

The Taster Tour: Talke!

The Taster Tour comes to Talke! Coming to an area near you, The Taster Tour gives you a tantalising flavour of The Big Feast festival happening in the City Centre on 28-30 August. Sample world class performance on your doorstep, with these bitesize gems. Featuring surreal comed ...

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  • Date(s):
    Thu 27 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Fri 28 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

Funny Peculiar by Red Herring (#BigFeast15)

The Big Feast 2015! Appetite Presents...  Funny Peculiar by Red Herring Produced by Time Wont Wait Funny Peculiar is a hilarious guided tour by outdoor performance company Red Herring and produced by Time Won't Wait, in which the audience are kitt ...

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    Fri 28 - Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Fri 28 - Sat 29 Aug 2015

Carousel by Southpaw Dance Company (#BigFeast15)

The Big Feast 2015! Appetite Presents... Carousel by Southpaw Dance Leading the way in stylish and energetic dance theatre, Southpaw Dance Company presents its newest work a visually spectacular, viscerally enthralling tale of a fairground after dark. Carousel features a splendid, fully ...

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    Fri 28 - Sat 29 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Fri 28 - Sat 29 Aug 2015

Deblozay by Rara Woulib (#BigFeast15)

The Big Feast 2015! Appetite presents... Deblozay by Rara Woulib Inspired by Haitian culture and it's relationship with the past, French company Rara Woulib will take you on a nocturnal journey on foot where theatre, music and dance come together to provide a joy ...

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    Fri 28 - Sat 29 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Fri 28 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

The Big Feast is back...(#BigFeast15)

Get stuck in... Appetite presents a jam-paked menu full of world class shows and events that are set to thrill audiences across Stoke-on-Trent this summer. We've teamed up with communities across the city to serve up this year's programme, showing art can be enjoyed by anyone, anyw ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 28 - Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Fri 28 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

Mr Wilsons Second Liners (#BigFeast15)

The Big Feast 15! Appetite presents... Mr Wilson's Second Liners Inspired by the second liners of New Orleans brass bands, Mr Wilson’s Second Liners play homage to the diehard days of 90s club culture, bringing upbeat dance tracks to the streets and getting audiences ...

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    Fri 28 - Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Fri 28 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

Monster Colours by Tombs Creatius (#BigFeast15)

The Big Feast 2015! Appetite presents... Monster Colours by Tombs Creatius Monster Colours is a collection of 30 beautiful traditional games, built from wood and colourfully illustrated for all the family to enjoy created by Spanish company Tombs Creatius. Appetite says...between perfor ...

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    Fri 28 - Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Fri 28 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

Kārvan - Together We Travel (#BigFeast15)

​The Big Feast 2015! Appetite presents… Karvan! Enter the Karvan, a wonderfully decorated 16ft caravan which invites the audience to travel the world through storytelling and poetry.  ''Traditionally, a ‘caravan’ or ‘karvan’ would b ...

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    Fri 28 - Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Fri 28 Aug 2015

Full Stop (#BigFeast15) CANCELLED DUE TO INJURY (Sorry)

The Big Feast 2015! Appetite presents... Full Stop by Light the Fuse CANCELLED DUE TO INJURY (Sorry) This is the bus shelter where anything can happen: queues become wrestling matches, little old ladies spark international incidents and yummy mummies fight to the death. From the 2a ...

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    Fri 28 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Fri 28 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

The Lift by Wet Picnic (#BigFeast15)

 The Big Feast 2015! Appetite presents... The Lift by Wet Picnic An elegant elevator on wheels arrives accompanied by three bellboys. Audience members are invited to step inside and choose one of ten different ‘floors’. Each button triggers a different scene, the l ...

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    Fri 28 - Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Fri 28 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

The Poetry TakeAway (#BigFeast15)

The Big Feast 2015! Appetite presents... The Poetry TakeAway Turn up to the takeaway and supply the ingredients for a 'home-cooked poem'. The world’s first purpose built poetry emporium that cooks up personalised, made to order poems. These are then performed and wrapped up ...

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    Fri 28 - Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Fri 28 - Sat 29 Aug 2015

Headphones by Corey Baker Dance (#BigFeast15)

Appetite and Brighter Futures Staff Hub presents… Headphones by Corey Baker Dance​ Appearing amongst the crowds of shoppers, this comical solo performance shuffles through a whole host of dance styles and music genres. Blending into the background to begin with, after c ...

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    Fri 28 - Sat 29 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Fri 28 - Sat 29 Aug 2015

Sufi:Zen by Akademi (#BIGFEAST15)

The Big Feast 2015! Appetite presents… Sufi:Zen by Akademi  An intimate dance theatre experience that unites the stillness of Zen mediation with rapturous motion.   Appetite says...don’t miss Akademi’s pioneering contemporar ...

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    Fri 28 - Sat 29 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Fri 28 Aug 2015

Pick N Mix Piccadilly (#BigFeast15)

The Big Feast 2015! Pick 'N' Mix Piccadilly by 6 Towns Radio Between shows at The Big Feast why not check out a selection of some of the best local musical talent handpicked by 6 Towns Radio! The lineup:  1:15pm: Merrym'n 2:15pm: Rob Wheeler and The Blackbirds 3:15: Jim ...

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    Fri 28 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Fri 28 Aug 2015

The Taster Tour: Tunstall!

The Taster Tour comes to Tunstall! Coming to an area near you, The Taster Tour gives you a tantalising flavour of The Big Feast festival happening in the City Centre on 28-30 August. Sample world class performance on your doorstep, with these bitesize gems. Featuring surreal co ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 28 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Fri 28 Aug 2015

The Restoration Agency! (#BigFeast15)

The Big Feast 15! Appetite presents …   The Restoration Agency by Out in the Playground Welcome to the Restoration Agency, for items lost but not forgotten. Step inside and you will find one of our highly-trained restoration agents busily investigating lost objects, searching ...

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    Fri 28 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Sat 29 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

Weighting by Extraordinary Bodies (#BigFeast15)

The Big Feast 2015! Appetite and Strathcross Community Hub present... Weighting by Extraordinary Bodies Weighting is an outdoor circus spectacle combining circus, dance and theatre by integrated circus company Extraordinary Bodies. Weighting tells the extraordinary story of an ordi ...

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    Sat 29 - Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Sat 29 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

Covet Me, Care For Me by Sheila Ghelani (#BIGFEAST15)

The Big Feast 2015! Appetite presents... Covet Me, Care For Me by Sheila Ghelani Fifty glass hearts are laid out on the floor each containing an object. During The Big Feast, members of the public will break their glass and claim the object for their own. ‘Covet me ...

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    Sat 29 - Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Sat 29 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

Soul of Fado by Nuno Silva (#BIGFEAST15)

The Big Feast 2015! Appetite presents... Soul of Fado by Nuno Silva Sensual contemporary dance, soul bearing Portuguese music and a flaming gondola are the main ingredients in this fire and dance performance infused with the steamy atmosphere of Lisbon’s Old Quarter.  Appetite ...

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    Sat 29 - Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Sat 29 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

Rien Nest Moins Sur (…mais c’est une piste) by Collectif de la Bascule (#BIGFEAST15)

The Big Feast 2015! Appetite presents... Rien N'est Moins Sur  (…mais c’est une piste) by Collectif de la Bascule  Elastic and daring French acrobats perform in a 12m circle around a giant see-saw, with juggling, dance and airborne acrobatics.  ...

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    Sat 29 - Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Sat 29 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

The Oasis Social Club by Rebecca Davies (#BIGFEAST15)

The Big Feast 2015! Appetite presents… The Oasis Social Club by Rebecca Davies The Oasis Social Club is a spectacular mobile space returning to Stoke-on-Trent after its jam packed visit to Portland Street in June. The Club is hosted by BARB FORESHAW, a Stokey woman played by artis ...

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    Sat 29 - Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Sat 29 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

Entrepreneurs: Live Mural Painting with Faunographic (#BigFeast15)

The Big Feast 15! Entrepreneurs Presents… Faunographic Check out live mural painting by Sheffield artist Faunographic brought to Stoke-on-Trent by Entrepreneurs. Watch her transform an ordinary billboard into an exciting new piece of art for the City Centre. Opposite Bet ...

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    Sat 29 - Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Sun 30 Aug 2015

Ature by Corey Baker Dance (#BigFeast15)

The Big Feast 15! Appetite and Brighter Futures Staff Hub Present...   Ature by Corey Baker Dance When you think “ballet” you may imagine glamorous opera houses, fancy set, magical costumes and classical music. In true Corey Baker Dance fashion however, choreographe ...

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    Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Date(s): Sat 5 Sep 2015

The Grand Cross Fayre!

Appetite and Hanford Village Residents Association Present... The Grand Cross Fayre!  Come along to Hanford Park for The Grand Cross Fayre, an extraordinary afternoon of live music and arts workshops…   The lineup: Progressive pop from a.P.A.t.T Harmony group&n ...

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    Sat 5 Sep 2015
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Date(s): Sun 6 - Thu 10 Sep 2015

Lullaby by Luke Jerram

Appetite presents…. Lullaby by Luke Jerram From the artist who created 2014’s piano perfect Play Me, I’m Yours, comes Lullaby, an extraordinary mass participatory night time bike ride. During a week in September a parade of illuminated bikes, decorated and rod ...

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    Sun 6 - Thu 10 Sep 2015
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Date(s): Sun 6 Sep 2015

The Three Greens Event!

Appetite and Bentilee Community Partnership present... The Three Greens Event! Following on from 2014’s Three Greens Event, this year Bentilee celebrates dance over the last 80 years from all around the world. A fab, family day out with performances, stalls, refreshments and a funfa ...

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    Sun 6 Sep 2015
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Date(s): Thu 15 Oct 2015

Roundabout by Paines Plough

Appetite Presents... Roundabout by Paines Plough ​Roundabout is the world's first pop-up, plug and play theatre, presenting outstanding plays by some of the nation’s finest writers, along with fantastic guest companies and one-off performances and events from the local are ...

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    Thu 15 Oct 2015
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    £5.00 General / £3.50 concessions

Date(s): Thu 15 Oct 2015

Roundabout Season: Every Brilliant Thing by Duncan Macmillan with Jonny Donahoe

A Paines Plough and Pentabus Theatre production You’re six years old. Mum’s in hospital. Dad says she’s ‘done something stupid’. She finds it hard to be happy. So you start to make a list of everything that’s brilliant about the world. Everything that ...

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    Thu 15 Oct 2015
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Date(s): Fri 16 - Sun 18 Oct 2015

Roundabout Season: Our Teachers a Troll by Dennis Kelly

Paines Plough and Half Moon present Our Teacher’s a Troll by Dennis Kelly Two terrible twins with a talent for turmoil rule their school with terror and tyranny - until the arrival of a new head teacher with green scaly skin, sharp gnarly fangs, and a long spiky tail... Can the ...

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    Fri 16 - Sun 18 Oct 2015
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Date(s): Fri 16 - Sun 18 Oct 2015

Roundabout Season: Lungs by Duncan Macmillan

Paines Plough presents Lungs by Duncan Macmillan “I could fly to New York and back every day for seven years and still not leave a carbon footprint as big as if I have a child. Ten thousand tonnes of CO2. That’s the weight of the Eiffel Tower. I’d be giving birth to the E ...

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    Fri 16 - Sun 18 Oct 2015
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    £5.00 general / £3.50 concessions

Date(s): Fri 16 Oct 2015

Roundabout Season: The Jake Leg Jug Band!

The Jake Leg Jug Band! To the authentic sounds of 1920s and 30s America - Jazz, Blues, Gospel, Ragtime - The Jake Leg Jug Band add their own twist! With songs of murder, betrayal, gambling, liquor and redemption, all played on a mix of string and home made instruments,  ...

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    Fri 16 Oct 2015
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    £5.00 general / £3.50 concessions

Date(s): Sat 17 Oct 2015

Roundabout: Its All About The Road

It's All About The Road by Dan Thompson Following the culmination of his yearlong residency in London Road with Appetite community hub Second Look Stoke, hear social artist and writer Dan Thompson reading from his new book Its All About the Road at Roundabout. What conn ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 17 Oct 2015
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    Free!

Date(s): Sun 18 Oct 2015

Roundabout Season: The Human Ear by Alexandra Wood

Paines Plough presents The Human Ear by Alexandra Wood A man turns up at Lucy’s door claiming to be the brother she hasn’t seen in 10 years. But why has he come? Is it really him? And what happens when there’s another knock at the door?  Forced to confront the messy ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sun 18 Oct 2015
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    £5.00 general / £3.50 concessions

Date(s): Sun 18 Oct 2015

Roundabout: Keele Womens Community Choir

Keele Women's Community Choir! Fresh from their Big Feast appearance as part of atmospheric night time parade, Deblozay, Keele Women's Community Choir are back! Live from the wonderful Roundabout theatre, expect uplifting gospel, Croatian love song and a nostalgic nod to the 1960 ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sun 18 Oct 2015
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Date(s): Sat 24 Oct 2015

World In One City International Feast!

Appetite and the Jubilee Group present… The World in One City International Feast! To celebrate United Nations Day, The World in One City International Feast will bring you a banquet of internationally flavoured arts. From storytelling from around the world, dance inspired by Africa ...

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    Sat 24 Oct 2015
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    Free!

Date(s): Thu 29 Oct 2015

KULES Artist Residencies: Open Day!

KULES is an annual artists’ residency in Stoke-on-Trent that gives artists the chance to develop new works and engage with Stoke-on-Trent and its rich industrial heritage and unique resources. Each year KULES uses a different disused industrial space in the city bringing it back ...

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    Thu 29 Oct 2015
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Date(s): Mon 2 - Sat 7 Nov 2015

A Place at the Table by B Arts at BCB

A Place At The Table Mon 2 - Sat 7 November 7:30pm City streets. Late night. Wet rain on the pavement. Outside the supermarket a masked man stands in a skip tossing yellow-ticket sandwiches to an accomplice. Further down the road families emerge from a church hall clutching carrier bags f ...

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    Mon 2 - Sat 7 Nov 2015
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Date(s): Sat 7 - Sun 8 Nov 2015

KULES Artist Residencies: The Public View!

KULES Public View! KULES is an annual artists’ residency in Stoke-on-Trent that gives artists the chance to develop new works and engage with Stoke-on-Trent and its rich industrial heritage and unique resources. Each year KULES uses a different disused industrial space in the ci ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 7 - Sun 8 Nov 2015
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    Free!

Date(s): Sat 7 Nov 2015

Runga Rung, The Colour of Colours by Emergency Exit Arts

Appetite, Stoke on Trent City Council and City Centre Partnership present   Runga Rung, The Colour of Colours by Emergency Exit Arts   The City Centre will come to life this November as Runga Rung, The Colour of Colours takes to the streets of Hanley in celebration of Diwali. Ex ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 7 Nov 2015
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    Free!

Date(s): Sat 7 Nov 2015

Hindu Cultural Society Presents: Ramayan, The Epic

The Hindu Cultural Society presents Ramayan: The Epic The Hindu Cultural Society's amateur theatrical production brings to life the enthralling story behind the Hindu festival of lights, Diwali. Exploring the values of loyalty, service and friendship and the concept of dharma, whe ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 7 Nov 2015
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    £5/£3.00

Date(s): Sat 7 Nov 2015

An Evening of Classical Indian Music and Dance

An evening of Classical Indian Music and Dance! Enjoy an evening of Indian classical dance with performances by the Staffordshire Malayalee Association and Darshanodiya Dance School Stoke.   Date: Saturday 7 November 2015 Time: 7pm-9pm Location: Potteries Museum & Art Gallery ...

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    Sat 7 Nov 2015
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Date(s): Sat 7 Nov 2015

Diwali Day at Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

Diwali Day 7 November Potteries Museum & Art Gallery Pop along to the museum and join in the activities as they celebrate Diwali. the Hindu Festival of Light. Throughout the day discover the story of Diwali with shadow puppet and lantern workshops, take part in Rangoli craft activiti ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 7 Nov 2015
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    FREE

Date(s): Thu 19 Nov 2015

Christmas Lights Switch On 2015: A Christmas Love Story Painted in the Sky... by Cirque Bijou

Appetite, Stoke-on-Trent City Council and City Centre Partnership present…   A Christmas Love Story Painted in the Sky … by Cirque Bijou   In the countdown to this year’s Christmas Lights Switch On witness a heartwarming love story unfold high above your head ...

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  • Date(s):
    Thu 19 Nov 2015
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    Free!

Date(s): Sat 28 - Sun 29 Nov 2015

Reading the Riot Act by Periplum!

Appetite and Theresa Tainton present   Reading the Riot Act by Periplum The true stories of Stoke-on-Trent’s explosive 1842 Chartist Riots are brought to life in Reading the Riot Act, an unmissable interactive performance taking place in the grand former Fenton Library by the g ...

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    Sat 28 - Sun 29 Nov 2015
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Date(s): Fri 4 Dec 2015

Meir Lights Night 'A Time of Gifts' by B Arts

Appetite and Meir Christmas Events Board Present   A Time of Gifts by B-Arts Ahead of the Meir Lights Switch On, wrap up warm and welcome in the festive season to Meir with A Time of Gifts by B-Arts, featuring a stunning lantern procession through the streets ending in ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 4 Dec 2015
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    FREE

Date(s): Mon 11 - Sun 31 Jan 2016

On Your Marks - European City of Sport Launch (FREE TICKETS)

'On Your Marks' - Free tickets available NOW for Opening Ceremony    Free tickets are now available online for the spectacular opening ceremony to Stoke-on-Trent's year as the UK's European City of Sport. It takes place on Saturday, January 30 at ...

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  • Date(s):
    Mon 11 - Sun 31 Jan 2016
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    FREE

Date(s): Sat 30 - Sun 31 Jan 2016

World of Wedgwood Invites Visitors To ‘Play With Clay’

World of Wedgwood Invites Visitors To ‘Play With Clay’   Anyone who did not get to take part in the World of Wedgwood’s Hey Clay event in December now has another chance to see if they are a Master Potter in the making, with a weekend of ‘Play With Clay’ ...

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    Sat 30 - Sun 31 Jan 2016
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Date(s): Fri 4 Mar 2016

Forgotten Places: Falling in Love with Stoke Again Exhibition Launch

Forgotten Places: Falling in Love with Stoke Again is a new exhibition showcasing new photography by members of Appetite hub, Brighter Futures inspired by their home town of Stoke-on-Trent. Participants have been working with professional photographer Dan Burwood, director of Birmingham b ...

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    Fri 4 Mar 2016
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    Free!

Date(s): Sat 5 - Sat 19 Mar 2016

Forgotten Places: Falling in Love with Stoke Again

Forgotten Places: Falling in Love with Stoke Again is an exhibition showcasing new photography by members of Brighter Future's Appetite arts hub, Lullaby, inspired by their home town of Stoke-on-Trent. Participants have been working with professional photographer Dan Bu ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 5 - Sat 19 Mar 2016
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    Free

Date(s): Sat 12 Mar 2016

Avian Avenue: Stoke-on-Trent 1988 Launch

Avian Avenue, a new iPad/Android game from Dovetail Foundry explores the stories of the British terraced house over the past 100 years. Set on an ‘ordinary’ terraced street, every home tells its story – each from a different decade and from a different city in the UK. Pla ...

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    Sat 12 Mar 2016
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    Free

Date(s): Sat 2 Apr - Sun 28 Aug

The Big Feast is back!

The Big Feast is back this August 2016! Save the Summer Bank Holiday for a jam packed weekend full of seriously tasty events as The Big Feast returns to The Potteries from 26-28 August 2016! #BigFeast16 We're VERY excited to announce that we're set to fill the ...

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    Sat 2 Apr - Sun 28 Aug
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Date(s): Sat 25 Jun 2016

The Homecoming!

In partnership with Newcastle under Lyme BID, Appetite are very excited to bring you The Homecoming! 25 June will see the country’s best contemporary circus take over Newcastle-under-Lyme Town Centre in celebration of the creator and ‘father of the modern circus’ Ph ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 25 Jun 2016
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    Free

Date(s): Sat 30 Jul 2016

The Taster Tour: Newcastle Town Centre

On Saturday 30 July The Big Feast Taster Tour hits Newcastle under Lyme with Plunge Boom, Artizani & Scottee in tow! Location Newcastle Town Centre Date  Saturday 30 July, 10:30-16:30 Click on the links to find out more. Programme: Perf ...

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    Sat 30 Jul 2016
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Date(s): Sat 30 Jul - Wed 24 Aug

The Taster Tour 2016!

The Taster Tour aims to give you and your community a little taste of The Big Feast action and whet your appetite for the main event on August Bank Holiday. Featuring Kapow, Bees! The Colony, The Allotment and more. Check out the tour dates below to find out more...   Tour ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 30 Jul - Wed 24 Aug
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    Free

Date(s): Sat 13 - Sun 14 Aug 2016

The Enchanted Chandelier by Transe Express

Appetite is thrilled to bring you The Enchanted Chandelier. A bewitching outdoor musical concert like no other will see flying, fire wielding, musical performers set to transform Central Forest Park. A vast chandelier suspended over 50m above the park will slowly lift skywards to ...

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    Sat 13 - Sun 14 Aug 2016
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Date(s): Sat 20 Aug 2016

The Taster Tour: Stoke with British Ceramics Biennial

On Saturday 20 August, The Big Feast Taster Tour comes to Stoke Town with International Clay Day! Artizani, Avanti Display and 2Faced Dance take over Stoke as part of British Ceramics Biennial's International Clay Day.  Date  Saturday 20 August 2016 Click on the links ...

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    Sat 20 Aug 2016
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    Free

Date(s): Wed 24 Aug 2016

The Taster Tour: Portland St, Hanley

On Wednesday 24 August, The Big Feast Taster Tour comes to Portland St Green Space, with Avanti Display, Artizani and Kitsch n Sync! In association with Portland St Community Group and part of The Portland Inn Project.  Find out more about The Portland Inn Project and ...

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    Wed 24 Aug 2016
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Date(s): Fri 26 - Sun 28 Aug 2016

The Big Feast Cabaret Nights!

This year Appetite are teaming up with Victoria Hall, Hanley to bring you 3 evenings of fab entertainment over the #BigFeast16 weekend. From cutting edge contemporary circus for all the family and French inspired cabaret made here in Stoke, to eccentric and quirky fun from one of the best ...

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    Fri 26 - Sun 28 Aug 2016
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Date(s): Fri 26 Aug 2016

The Big Feast 2016!

Toe tapping tea dances, marvellous marching bands, superhero dance battles, synchronised ‘street swimmers’, 'buzzing' bee installations, awesome audio theatre, quirky cabaret evenings and much more, Stoke-on-Trent's THE BIG FEAST returns to take over the City Centre ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 26 Aug 2016
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    Various
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    Mostly Free (see events for details)

Date(s): Fri 26 Aug 2016

The Big Feast Cabaret Nights: Circus Remixed by Upswing (SOLD OUT)

THIS SHOW HAS SOLD OUT! Welcome to the first of The Big Feast Cabaret Nights!   Circus Remixed presented by circus theatre pioneers, Upswing is an action packed night where outstanding circus meets comedy, music, dance and spoken word.  For one night only Upswing ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 26 Aug 2016
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    7pm-9pm
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Date(s): Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016

Podium by Scottee #BigFeast16

Are you bored of tall people making decisions for you? Do you want to be the next Prime Minister? Do you want to tell everyone what you ate for dinner? Artist and reluctant adult Scottee is inviting kids of all ages and sizes to shout their thoughts to the world in an attempt to better un ...

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    Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016
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Date(s): Sat 27 Aug 2016

Happy Feet by The Ragroof Players #BigFeast16

 Let’s dance! The Ragroof Players present their latest show, Happy Feet, in which a team of fabulous DJs and dancers take you on a non-stop dance-a-thon through the decades. Everyone’s a part of the action as the crowd is whizzed through a dazzling dance-off led by the Rag ...

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    Sat 27 Aug 2016
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Date(s): Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016

Kapow by 2Faced Dance #BigFeast16

Three of planet Earth’s greatest superheroes are getting ready to battle it out for the title of ‘Most Supreme Superhero… Ever’, and YOU are invited to join them. Cheer on your favourite, boo the baddie and watch as these unlikely figures of manliness take on ...

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    Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016
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Date(s): Sat 27 Aug 2016

The Big Feast Cabaret Nights: Oulala by Lucie Labadie (SOLD OUT)

Welcome to second of The Big Feast Cabaret Nights... Parisian delights come to Stoke-on-Trent in Oulala, an evening of French inspired dance and performance transporting you back to ‘La Belle Époque’ (in English, ‘The Beautiful Era’) and the roarin ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 27 Aug 2016
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    8pm-10pm
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Date(s): Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016

BEES! The Colony by Artizani and Avanti Display #BigFeast16

What do bees get up to when they’re not buzzing? Welcome to a beehive like no other, tended to by two rather peculiar beekeepers. Wander amongst the honey-perfumed Bee Colony, you might find yourself looking into the vastness of space or catching a flick in the tiny bee cinema! Dare ...

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    Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016
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Date(s): Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016

The Allotment by Plunge Boom #BigFeast16

The Vegetable Nannies invite you to join them in their Allotment for a bit of gardening and childcare. They love nothing more than proudly showing off their allotment cherubs. Come and get stuck into the daily duties of feeding, bathing and caring for the baby fruits and vegetables, includ ...

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    Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016
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Date(s): Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016

The Street is Ours by Always Drinking Marching Band #BigFeast16

Guaranteed fun, joy and irreverence sprinkled with a contagious Mediterranean spirit! 8 musicians and a front man parade their original and powerful sound on the city streets. Theatrics, gags and interaction make for an unforgettable musical walkabout experience. Appetite says...Liked Mr ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016
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Date(s): Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016

Walking:Holding by Rosana Cade #BigFeast16

Walking:Holding is a thought provoking walk through your city in the hands of strangers. It asks people to experience what it is to walk in someone elses shoes. This August, artist Rosana Cade brings her fascinating project, which has travelled to cities across the UK, to Stoke-on-Trent. ...

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    Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016
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    Free (tickets must be booked in advance)

Date(s): Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016

Topiary Trauma by Kitsch n Sync #BigFeast16

Meet Daisy, Lawna and Mo, our glamorous 1950s housewives in sunny suburbia, who enjoy nothing more than a bit of baking and a quiet spot of gardening on a Sunday afternoon. But recently they have all been having some trouble with their topiary… are these ladies of leisure losing th ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016
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Date(s): Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016

Pseudo Synchro by Kitsch n Sync #BigFeast16

ATTENTION!!! Up, two, three, four, keep it up, two, three four… The Pseudo Synchro Swim Team are out and busy in training, being drilled by their swim captain with military precision and preparing for the biggest most spectacular synchronized swimming display of their lives (which t ...

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    Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016
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The Aperitif by Wet Picnic #BigFeast16

You are cordially invited to attend Lord Gredus’ annual feed, The Aperitif. An immersive headphone experience that transports you into the world of the Gredus Family in a unique take on silent disco.  As the audience you will be assigned your own waiter and be whisked int ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016
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    12:30pm & 3pm (Sat)  / 1:30pm & 4:00pm (Sun)

     
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    Free

Date(s): Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016

Of Man and Beast by Company Chameleon #BigFeast16

Following a group of male friends where bravado is high and aggression is everywhere, you have to be tough, funny and fast if you’re part of the gang. With a shifting pecking order, cracks in the group begin to appear, and soon the characters are forced to question just what it means ...

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    Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016
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Date(s): Sun 28 Aug 2016

The Tea Dance by The Ragroof Players #BigFeast16

Dust off your dancing shoes and join The Ragroof Players for their glorious traditional Tea Dance. Bring all the family for brilliant dance displays from the roaring 20s up to the fabulous 50s, vintage costumes, the company’s trademark instant dance classes and a chance for everyone ...

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    Sun 28 Aug 2016
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Date(s): Sun 28 Aug 2016

The Big Feast Cabaret Nights: CAMP by Scottee

Welcome to the last of our The Big Feast Cabaret Nights... For one night only, award-winning artist and Peter Kay lookalike, Scottee brings his gang of cabaret eccentrics to Stoke-on-Trent! He’s gathered some of the UK’s most mediocre talent for a proper new-fashioned var ...

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    Sun 28 Aug 2016
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Bill and Bobby by Stopgap Dance Company #BigFeast16

After a night on the town two revellers wake to find themselves in a bath. Convinced that the party is not over though, the two friends play a tipsy tribute to the dancing partnerships of the silver screen. Bill & Bobby celebrates a golden time of good old-fashioned entertainment, when ...

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    Sun 28 Aug 2016
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Date(s): Sun 2 Oct 2016

Direct Impact: Workshop with Paines Plough

As part of The Live Age Festival 2016, Appetite are excited to present a FREE drama workshop from Paines Plough. Ahead of the exciting Roundabout Season 2016 from 20-23 October in Hanley City Centre, this is a fantastic opportunity for drama enthusiasts to explore and develop their theatr ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sun 2 Oct 2016
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    3pm-4pm
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    Free (but book in advance)

Date(s): Thu 20 Oct 2016

Roundabout Season: Growth

Paines Plough presents Growth by Luke Norris That? That’s. I mean. Yeah. It’s a lump in a bag of lumps. I mean. It’s normal. Tobes is young, free and having a ball. Off. He’s successfully ignored his lump for two years but it’s starting to get in the w ...

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  • Date(s):
    Thu 20 Oct 2016
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    20 Oct: 8pm
    21 Oct: 7pm (including curtain raiser 'Man Up')
     
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    Adults: £7.50 / Under 16s: £3.50 / Concessions: £5.75 / 4 Friends for £25

Date(s): Thu 20 - Sun 23 Oct 2016

Roundabout by Paines Plough

For the second year running, Appetite is proud to present Paines Plough’s Roundabout!   Something strange and delightful has landed… it’s Paines Plough’s new portable Roundabout auditorium, a colourful, comfortable, spaceship-like venue. Evening Standard. Ro ...

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    Thu 20 - Sun 23 Oct 2016
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Date(s): Fri 21 - Sun 23 Oct 2016

Roundabout Season: I Got Superpowers for my Birthday

Paines Plough and Half Moon present... I Got Superpowers for My Birthday by Katie Douglas Ethan, William and Fiona are about as different as three almost-teens can be. The only thing they have in common is that tomorrow is their birthday. And they’ve just discovered they have super ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 21 - Sun 23 Oct 2016
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    21 Oct: 11am 
    22 Oct: 12pm
    23 Oct: 11am & 3:15pm
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    Adults: £7.50 / Concessions: £5.75 / Under 16s: £3.50 / 4 Friends for £25

Date(s): Fri 21 - Sat 22 Oct 2016

The Roundabout Tours!

Curious about Roundabout? Get an exclusive behind the scenes tour of this unique theatre when it comes to Stoke-on-Trent. Reserve your free place in advance by emailing us at askus@appetitestoke.co.uk with your name and postcode, or otherwise pop along (limited spaces available). To ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 21 - Sat 22 Oct 2016
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Date(s): Sat 22 Oct 2016

Roundabout Season: Love, Lies and Taxidermy

Paines Plough, Theatr Clwyd & Sherman Cymru present Love, Lies and Taxidermy by Alan Harris This is a boy meets girl kind of story. Son of a Polish taxidermist meets daughter of a failing ice cream salesman at a medical research facility in Merthyr Tydfil. First date in Tesco and thi ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 22 Oct 2016
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    15:00 & 18:00
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    Adults: £7.50 / Concessions: £5.75 / Under 16s: £3.50 / 4 Friends for £25

Date(s): Sat 22 Oct 2016

Roundabout Theatre: The Poetry Takeaway Live

The Poetry Takeaway is one of Appetite’s firm favourites. We are very excited then to be bringing it back, this time to the special Roundabout theatre space and this time in a special LIVE version!   The Poetry Takeaway Live brings the magic of The Poetry Takeaway to the ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 22 Oct 2016
  • Time(s):
    7:30pm
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Date(s): Sat 22 Oct 2016

Roundabout Season: Extra-Special Baby Sensory Session

Using the special LED lights and cosy interior of the Roundabout theatre, welcome to a baby sensory session with a difference! Our fun-filled, highly interactive class for babies from 6 months to 3 years! We put the children at the heart of our story as we explore. Expect music, drama ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 22 Oct 2016
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    2pm-2:45pm
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    £10 (including Love, Lies & Taxidermy)

Date(s): Sat 22 Oct 2016

Roundabout Season: Now Its Not The Time by Scratch n Sniff Theatre

A scratch (y) show that will entertain, enthrall and question everything. (They hope). Witness two people doing their best to work together to create a show while they question everything they do. Are they actually any good at this? They want to know, is this okay? Will you change their s ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 22 Oct 2016
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    8:45pm-9:30pm (tbc)
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    Pay What You Decide (book in advance for free)

Date(s): Sun 23 Oct 2016

Roundabout Season: Birthday Party!

A birthday party where it’s everyone’s birthday! Come and join in the fun in Roundabout for party games, party hats, cake and laughter. For children. (Adults can accompany). Followed by I Got Superhero Powers for My Birthday at 3:15pm (needs to be booked separately). Tickets ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sun 23 Oct 2016
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    2pm
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Date(s): Sun 23 Oct 2016

Roundabout Season: Sculpture Making Workshop

Drop in to our sculpture making workshop with artist Shaun Doyle in association with KULES. Exploring all things underground, from mining and tunnelling to everything hidden, this workshop will explore what materials are best suited to making an underground environment. This drop in works ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sun 23 Oct 2016
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    Running from 12pm to 4pm - just drop in
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    Free - no booking required

Date(s): Sun 23 Oct 2016

Roundabout Season: Poetry Picnic

Got an appetite for poetry and want to try cooking some up for yourself? Families supply the ingredients for home cooked poems with The Poetry Takeaway Team at this drop in workshop taking place in the Poetry Takeaway Van. A creative afternoon for all ages. Plus, get the chance to p ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sun 23 Oct 2016
  • Time(s):
    Running from 12pm-4pm (drop in)
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  • Cost:
    Free - drop in

Date(s): Thu 17 Nov 2016

Christmas Lights Switch On 2016: The Christmas Dream Machine

It’s Christmas Eve and like many children across Stoke-on-Trent, Ava is far too excited to go to sleep

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  • Date(s):
    Thu 17 Nov 2016
  • Time(s):
    6:30pm-7pm
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    Free

Date(s): Tue 7 Feb 2017

OffSite Introduction Session

Interested in making outdoor work? Find out more about the Offsite programme

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  • Date(s):
    Tue 7 Feb 2017
  • Time(s):
    6:30pm
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  • Cost:
    Free

Date(s): Tue 11 Apr 2017

Grants for the Arts Advice Session

  10:30-12:00 // Group session aimed at artists (FULLY BOOKED) 13:00-14:30 // Group session aimed at community groups/festivals (SPACE AVAILABLE) 15:00-18:00 // Available for 1:1 sessions depending on length of workshops. (FULLY BOOKED) This funding advice session will be run by Nikki R ...

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  • Date(s):
    Tue 11 Apr 2017
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Date(s): Sat 24 Jun 2017

The Homecoming 2017

Newcastle BID and Appetite are proud to present The Homecoming 2017. On Saturday 24 June, the modern circus returns to Newcastle-under-Lyme for the fourth year of outdoor circus extravaganza The Homecoming! Bringing some of the best in national & international contemporary circus talent t ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 24 Jun 2017
  • Time(s):
    11am-4pm
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    Free

Date(s): Fri 28 - Sat 29 Jul 2017

Water Fools by ilotopie

An outstanding outdoor show performed entirely on the lake at Central Forest Park!

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 28 - Sat 29 Jul 2017
  • Time(s):
    Doors open 7.45pm
    Show starts 9.15pm prompt
    Show ends 10.15pm approx
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  • Cost:
    Standard Adult from £8.95

Date(s): Wed 9 Aug 2017

The Taster Tour at Trentham Gardens

This year the Appetite Taster Tour stops off at Trentham Gardens on Wednesday 9 August.   You'll be able to catch the following acts all set in the beautiful surroundings of the Trentham Estate Gardens. Get yourselves a little taste of the Big Feast Festival, live, in Trentham Gardens. E ...

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  • Date(s):
    Wed 9 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    11am-4pm
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    Included with usual Garden Entry Fee

Date(s): Sat 19 Aug 2017

The Taster Tour at World of Wedgwood

This year the Big Feast Taster Tour stops off at World of Wedgwood on Saturday 19 August.   Each year we take shows from the main festival and shows similar to those you'll see at #BigFeast17 (25-26 August, Stoke-on-Trent City Centre) to different locations around the area to give you all ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 19 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    11.00am - 3.00pm
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Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

The Big Feast 17!

Prepare for another amazing August Bank Holiday weekend! Our annual arts extravaganza The Big Feast is returning once again to the streets of Stoke-on-Trent City Centre on Friday 25th & Saturday 26th August. This year fill your boots with a jam packed assortment of astonishing, u ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    10:30am - 7pm
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    Free!

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

Urban Astronaut by Highly Sprung Performance #BigFeast17

Suspended 20ft in the air, spinning, turning, flipping on a flying machine, the Urban Astronaut visit us from the future to save the earth.  Urban Astronaut provides a glimpse of a future that might be... Where problems surrounding air pollution have grown to a crisis point, is there any ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Fri 25 August: 12.30pm & 4pm
    Sat 26 August: 1.30pm & 4pm
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    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

Campervan of Love by New Art Club #BigFeast17

Cupid’s job is to make people fall in love but it hasn’t been going well of late. His powers have deserted him with disastrous effects. The world is falling out of love and it’s all his fault. With the help of his amazing Campervan and an array of supporting characters, Cupid learns ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Fri 25 August 1.30pm & 4.30pm
    Sat 26 August 11am & 2.30pm
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    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

Audition Project by Miss Leg High Kick #BigFeast17

5, 6, 7, 8… Join the chorus line for your big audition experience! Learn the dance steps of the audition scene from 1985 film 'A Chorus Line' led by Miss High Leg Kick, Steve Nice and Abi Cunliffe with special guest appearances by Reggie Roberts and Luciana Hutt. 45 minutes of dance, r ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Fri 25 August 1pm
    Sat 26 August 12.30pm
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  • Cost:
    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 Aug 2017

You and I Know by Candoco Dance Company #BigFeast17

Cutting edge dance company Candoco explore how we can fall in and out of love in this romantic duet set to collection of pop songs and choreographed by Strictly Come Dancing’s Arlene Philipps!  Candoco, the contemporary dance company of disabled and non-disabled dancers, twists percept ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Fri 25 August 1.30pm & 2.30pm
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    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 Aug 2017

Salaam by Sonia Sabri Company #BigFeast17

Salaam, meaning ‘peace’, celebrates harmony, inner-stillness and the simple pleasures of being alive! Kathak dance combines with live music in an uplifting and exhilarating performance.  Salaam combines a rare treat of Tabla music by the world-renowned maestro. Sarvar Sabri performs ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Fri 25 August 1.30pm & 2.30pm
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    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

Follow the Birds by Laurel Gallagher (Feral State) #BigFeast17

Follow the Birds on a trail through the Big Feast and become part of the story

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Fri 25 August 11am - 5pm
    Sat 26 August 11am - 5pm

    Workshop
    Sat 26 August 1pm - 4.30pm, Big Feast HQ
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  • Cost:
    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

Reynard the Fox by The Fabularium #BigFeast17

The tale of Reynard the Fox follows the woodlands’ most infamous scoundrel who prides himself on being the trickster of the forest. As he makes his way to the King’s court for the Royal Gathering, Reynard cannot resist the temptations to trick, defy and confuse the creatures he meets ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Fri 25 August  11am & 2.45pm
    Sat 26 August  11.45am & 2.45pm
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    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

Flatpack: Assemble Presents Colour Box #BigFeast17

A family-friendly weekend of awesome animations and workshops. Build your very own car using scrap cardboard, arts and crafts in our DIY Drive-In Workshop or create your very own instruments in Make & Shake and then settle in to be entertained by animations from Flatpack’s Colour Box To ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Fri 25 August & Sat 26 August
    10.30am -11.30am DIY Drive in Workshop
    11.30am -12.30pm Dream Weavers (Animated Film)
    3pm - 4pm Make & Shake Workshop
    4pm - 5pm Melody Makers (Animated Film)


     
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    Donate What You Decide

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

The Little Library Van #BigFeast17

The Little Library Van, a mobile storytelling service by Stoke-on-Trent Libraries that serves children and families throughout the city, brings a love of reading to this year's Big Feast.   Beautifully decorated by local author and illustrator, Kate Leake, pop in for storytime during t ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Fri 25 August 11am - 4pm
    Sat 26 August 11am - 4pm
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    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 Aug 2017

The Whale by Circo Rum Ba Ba #BigFeast17

Step inside a giant inflatable whale to enjoy The Mariner’s Museum and discover a secret museum of deep sea wonders. Curiosities include mermaids’ purses, an arm wrestling octopus, a skeleton with xylophone ribs and bewildering flotsam and jetsam! Plus, in children’s show The Pirate ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Fri 25 August only: 11am, 11.30am, 1pm, 1.30pm, 3pm & 3.30pm
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  • Cost:
    Free but booking advised. Call Potteries Museum & Art Gallery on 01782 232 323

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

Fantastical Tales with Storyteller Peter Chand #BigFeast17

It’s storytime in Hanley Indoor Market. Join renowned storyteller Peter Chand as he spins fantastic tales all about being a kid. Plus, find out about ‘pop up’ theatre in the round Roundabout by Paines Plough & their show ‘How To Be A Kid’ coming to Stoke-on-Trent this October. ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Friday 25 August 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
    Saturday 26 August <span 13px;"="">11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
     
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    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

Playground Victories by Light the Fuse and Scribbled Thought #BigFeast17

A huge playground waits to be conquered! Performers climb, crawl, swing and storm all over it capturing the highs and lows of playgrounds past, present and future from pirate adventures to first snogs. Joyfully comic theatre meets circus. Check out and download the full programme includ ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Fri 25 August 2.30pm
    Sat 26 August 11am & 1.30pm
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  • Cost:
    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

Like a Tree by Lucy Enskat - Hocus Pocus Theatre #BigFeast17

A magical story told with puppetry...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Fri 25 Aug 11.45am, 2pm & 3.30pm
    Sat 26 Aug 12.30pm & 3.30pm
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  • Cost:
    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

Mr. & Mr. Burn by Ramshackalicious #BigFeast17

An explosive, chaotic, offbeat Vegas double act with a touch of disaster ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Friday 25 August 12pm & 2.30pm
    Saturday 26 August 12pm & 2pm
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    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

Charlie O Taney The Brooklyn Healer by Miraculous Theatre Company #BigFeast17

Are you looking at me? After unexpectedly receiving the healing gift from a dying Chinese man, Charlie O’ Taney was forced to make an abrupt career change: from Mafia Hit-man to Brooklyn Healer… An interactive show full of miracles. A performance for 1-4 people at a time. No need to ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Fri 25 Aug 11am-1pm and 2.30pm-4.30pm
    Sat 26 Aug 11.30am-1.30pm and 2.30pm-4.30pm
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  • Cost:
    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

Strong Lady by Strong Lady Productions #BigFeast17

A genuine strong woman, Betty Brawn presents an exhilarating array of feats of strength...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Friday 25 August 11am & 1pm
    Saturday 26 August 11.30am & 2pm
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    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

Settling: A Photographic Archive in Stoke by Sam Ivin #BigFeast17

From across the country and all over the world, people have made journeys to Stoke-on-Trent and created new lives in the city. Working with local residents and using images from family photo albums, award-winning photographer Sam Ivin presents a brand new exhibition exploring people’s st ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Fri 25 August 10.30am - 5pm
    Sat 26 August 10.30am - 6pm
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  • Cost:
    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

H.O.H. by Far From the Norm #BigFeast17

A veritable mash up of fast paced footwork and physical floor work

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Friday 25 August 12pm & 3pm
    Saturday 26 August 11.30am & 3.30pm
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  • Cost:
    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

Lance Moi En L Air by Joli Vyann and L Eolienne #BigFeast17

Thrilling acrobatic skills meet athletic and graceful dance.

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Friday 25 August 1pm & 3pm
    ​Saturday 26 August 12pm & 3pm
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  • Cost:
    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

The Poetry Takeaway #BigFeast17

A firm Stokie favourite and the world’s first purpose built poetry emporium, The Poetry Takeaway is back to cook up personalised, made to order poems, performed and wrapped up for you to takeaway! Turn up to the takeaway and supply the ingredients for a home-cooked poem.  Part of Roun ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Fri 25 Aug: 12pm - 3:30pm 
    Sat 26 Aug: 12pm - 3:30pm 
     
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    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

The Spurting Man by Avanti Display #BigFeast17

A famous performer shows off his tricks to his servant in a series of comic interactions climaxing in a cascading human fountain. Performed on four continents and in nineteen different countries, The Spurting Man is one of the classic European street theatre shows. The show dissects the u ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Friday 25 August 2pm & 3.30pm
    ​Saturday 26 August 2.15pm & 5pm
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  • Cost:
    Free

Date(s): Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

The Big Feast HQ #BigFeast17

Thanks to the kind support of Big Feast Headline Sponsors, Realis Estates, for providing us with the former Argos store for our Big Feast HQ. Join us for hands-on family activities, film screenings, performances and more.  Don’t forget to pop in to pick up your Big Feast Kids Pack full ...

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  • Date(s):
    Fri 25 - Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Friday 25 August 10.30am - 5pm
    ​Saturday 26 August 10.30am - 7pm
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    Free

Date(s): Sat 26 Aug 2017

The Poetry Takeaway Live #BigFeast17

Check out The Poetry Takeaway van live in action as the 'Poet Chefs' take to the stage on Saturday evening of The Big Feast alongside participants from our project with the Roundhouse, Voices Nationwide! Part of Roundhouse presents Voices Nationwide in association with Appetite and Stoke- ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Saturday 26 August 6pm
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    Donate What You Decide

Date(s): Sat 26 Aug 2017

Royal Opera House Reimagined #BigFeast17

The Royal Opera House bring the magic of ballet and opera to the streets of Stoke-on-Trent. Explore your city as you have never seen it before in 3 extraordinary performances...  Alice in Wonderland: A rabbit hole has opened up in Stoke-on-Trent. Follow Alice on her adventures in Alice ...

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  • Date(s):
    Sat 26 Aug 2017
  • Time(s):
    Bus Station 11am
    Piccadilly 12.30pm
    Parliament Square 2pm
    Outside M&S 3pm
    Albion Square 4.30pm
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  • Cost:
    Free