20150901 - Alfie Deyes + Festival 800

ALFIE DEYES: POINTLESS - A 21ST CENTURY CHARTER?

3.7m YouTube followers. 2.24m Twitter followers. 2.3m Instagram followers. 1.3m Facebook likes. Alfie will be meeting his fans and signing copies of his new books. Alfie Deyes is festival800's vlogger. He runs the YouTube channels Pointless Blog, PointlessBlogTV and PointlessBlogGames. Alfie has released two books in his "Pointless Book" series and is due to release another in late 2015.


Start Time: 12pm

Tue 01 Sep 2015 -
Tue 01 Sep 2015

20150903 - Shappi Khorsandi

SHAPPI KHORSANDI: BECAUSE I'M SHAPPI

“There is free speech in my native Iran, but no freedom after you have spoken”. Star of Live At The Apollo, Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow, Friday Night with Jonathan Ross, and Have I Got News for You and Q.I is back with a brand new show. She has whip-crack jokes and is effortlessly funny as she handles every subject with a razor sharp wit, softened only by her deliciously mischievous delivery a...

Thu 03 Sep 2015 -
Thu 03 Sep 2015

EggBox - Shout

EGG BOX YOUTH THEATRE: SHOUT

If you want to sing or write songs, dance or choreograph, be a stand-up comedian, a musician, write sketches, direct, produce or learn more about backstage – there’s a place for you. No matter what your interests or experience everyone is welcome to join our creative journey! All of the original material will be produced by young people with the support of the Egg Box professional team.

7-11 Years


Fri 04 Sep 2015 -
Fri 18 Dec 2015

EggBox - Loudmouth

EGG BOX YOUTH THEATRE: LOUDMOUTH

If you want to sing or write songs, dance or choreograph, be a stand-up comedian, a musician, write sketches, direct, produce or learn more about backstage – there’s a place for you. No matter what your interests or experience everyone is welcome to join our creative journey! All of the original material will be produced by young people with the support of the Egg Box professional team.

12-18 Years


Fri 04 Sep 2015 -
Fri 18 Dec 2015

OurAuntieRosa

OUR AUNTIE ROSA

THE FAMILY OF ROSA PARKS REMEMBERS HER LIFE AND LESSONS

“I only knew her as Auntie Rosa until the 4th grade,” Sheila told us. “One day we learned about Rosa Parks in class and she looked just like my auntie so I told my classmates, ‘That’s my auntie'.  The class all laughed in disbelief and made fun of Sheila who raced home after school and learned for the first time that her aunt was, in fact, a very specials human-being.

Fri 04 Sep 2015 -
Fri 04 Sep 2015

Smashed Hits

LISTEN TO THE BANNED: SMASHED HITS/BANNED MUSIC

Martin Cloonan and Ole Reitov

Martin Cloonan is Professor of Popular Music Politics at the University of Glasgow. He is author of Popular Music and the State in the UK (2007) and Co-editor of Policing Pop (2003)

Popular Music and the State examines why politicians and policymakers in the UK have sought to intervene in popular music - ...

Sat 05 Sep 2015 -
Sat 05 Sep 2015