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Chatteris, March and Wisbech libraries hosting top class acts




‘The Library presents. . .’ – a programme bringing high-class affordable arts to the libraries at Chatteris, March and Wisbech – is back.

Over the coming weeks and months the highly-successful ‘Library presents. . .’ series will bring comedy, drama, puppets and family activities to our three Fenland libraries.

The highlights will include ‘The Hard Way’, by the enchanting and talented Louise Jordan, telling the story of English Suffragette Hannah Mitchell, which will be performed at Wisbech library.

The Hard Way (26717791)
The Hard Way (26717791)

Other sessions include vocal fun with the popular Opera Dudes at Chatteris library and comedy with Victor and Albert at March library.

The performances and workshops have been hand-picked by over 350 Cambridgeshire library users, who have helped to shape the tailor-made programme. Sessions in Fenland will include:

Chatteris Library (2 Furrowfields Road PE16 6DY)

Opera Dudes (26717794)
Opera Dudes (26717794)

Linocut printmaking (workshop) Sat, March 14, 10am. Suitable for: 16+ years.

Common Lore (theatre and spoken word) Sat, May 2, 7pm. Suitable for: Adults and young people 12+ years.

Vocal Fun with the Opera Dudes (fun and friendly singing workshop) Sat, May 16, 2pm. Suitable for: Adults and young people 12+ years.

Desert Island Flicks (comedy) Sat, June 20, 7pm. Suitable for: Adults and young people 12+ years.

March Library (City Road PE15 9LT)

Samba drumming (workshop) Sat, March 7, 2pm. Suitable for: Children 7+, young people and adults.

Comic mayhem with Victor and Albert (comedy) Fri, March 20, 7pm. Suitable for: Adults and young people 13+ years.

The Unexpected Adventures of Darwin the Chimp (puppetry) Sun, April 26, 2.30pm. Suitable for: Families with children 5+ years.

Poetry Comics (workshop) Sat, June 27, 2pm. Suitable for: Children 7+ years and young adults.

Wisbech Library (Ely Place PE13 1EU)

The Hard Way (theatre) Fri, March 27, 7.30pm. Suitable for: Adults and young people 16+ years.

Fused Glass (workshop) Sat, May 2, 2pm. Suitable for: Children 8+ years, young people and adults.

Ninebarrow (music and storytelling) Fri, May 29, 7pm. Suitable for: Adults and young people 12+ years.

Eggs on Legs (puppetry performances for families) Sat, June 13, 4.30pm. Suitable for: Families with children 3-8 years.

The Spring season brochure is available now and tickets can be booked online at www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/arts or in participating libraries.


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