Lincoln Performing Arts Centrehttps://lpac.co.uk Great Theatre At The Heart Of The City Thu, 23 Sep 2021 22:32:53 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://lpac.co.uk/media/cropped-iconL-copy-32x32.pngLincoln Performing Arts Centrehttps://lpac.co.uk 3232AUTUMN/WINTER 2021 SEASON LAUNCH – WE’RE BACK!https://lpac.co.uk/autumn-winter-2021-season-launch-were-back/ Tue, 14 Sep 2021 09:53:02 +0000https://lpac.co.uk/?p=5506879Hello and Welcome Back! It is an absolute delight to finally be returning to our building this autumn after a few test events over the summer – we can’t wait to see you again! It has certainly been a very challenging eighteen months, for some of us COVID has been truly devastating, but we’ve all been changed in some way, and here at Lincoln Performing Arts Centre we are no different. As much as we’re keen to look forward, it is important to hold onto the commitments to a more just and equitable future made in the heat of the pandemic, and also the achievements of those artists and members of our community that worked so hard to keep creativity alive during lockdown. To this end, as we reassess what we do and plan to rebuild, we won’t be looking to simply revert to the status quo. Instead, we’ll be taking a more long-term view about how best we can serve the public, making more of digital technology to share our work but also championing opportunities for more of us to take part in shared experiences across our programmes so that we can truly say the city is our stage.

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Hello and Welcome Back!

It is an absolute delight to finally be returning to our building this autumn after a few test events over the summer – we can’t wait to see you again! It has certainly been a very challenging eighteen months, for some of us COVID has been truly devastating, but we’ve all been changed in some way, and here at Lincoln Performing Arts Centre we are no different.

As much as we’re keen to look forward, it is important to hold onto the commitments to a more just and equitable future made in the heat of the pandemic, and also the achievements of those artists and members of our community that worked so hard to keep creativity alive during lockdown.

To this end, as we reassess what we do and plan to rebuild, we won’t be looking to simply revert to the status quo. Instead, we’ll be taking a more long-term view about how best we can serve the public, making more of digital technology to share our work but also championing opportunities for more of us to take part in shared experiences across our programmes so that we can truly say the city is our stage.

Please find a link below to our full autumn/winter programme, which takes us through the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness into the chill of winter and the new year beyond.

Physical copies of the brochure will be available to those on our postal mailing list soon, but in the meantime please take a moment to explore our new season, featuring a return of our free bar programme, PopOut Festival, a revitalised workshop programme, a stonking comedy line up featuring the Red Herring Comedy Club and a new staging of our family Christmas Show The Snow Hare in Winter.

DOWNLOAD THE AUTUMN/WINTER SEASON BROCHURE HERE

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BRING THEATRE TO YOUR HOME WITH DARKFIELD RADIOhttps://lpac.co.uk/bring-theatre-to-your-home-with-darkfield-radio/ Sat, 11 Sep 2021 13:59:11 +0000https://lpac.co.uk/?p=5493311From the creators of previous PopOut Festival highlights SEANCE and FLIGHT, which thrilled and spooked audiences back in 2018 and 2019 comes a new immersive audio theatre experience – DARKFIELD RADIO. DARKFIELD RADIO is an app, a brand new, innovative form of entertainment directly responding to the new age we are living in, immersing audiences in strange and curious worlds in their own home and bringing new meaning to the familiar spaces we inhabit. We went took a look behind the scenes at the creation of this unique event! Artists David Rosenberg and Glen Neath have been making work together since 2011. In 2016 they formed Darkfield with producer Andrea Salazar and began to create a series of shows in bespoke shipping container environments, using darkness and immersive experiences to explore fear and anxiety. In 2018 Darkfield brought SÉANCE to PopOut Festival and in 2019 FLIGHT, but for PopOut 2021 the company has something different in store, born out of the restrictions of the pandemic, but remaining true to their unique immersive audio aesthetic – Darkfield Radio. We caught up with Glen Neath to discuss the creation of these innovative new dramas: Darkfield Radio is a bit of a departure

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From the creators of previous PopOut Festival highlights SEANCE and FLIGHT, which thrilled and spooked audiences back in 2018 and 2019 comes a new immersive audio theatre experience – DARKFIELD RADIO.

DARKFIELD RADIO is an app, a brand new, innovative form of entertainment directly responding to the new age we are living in, immersing audiences in strange and curious worlds in their own home and bringing new meaning to the familiar spaces we inhabit.

We went took a look behind the scenes at the creation of this unique event!

Glen Neath and David Rosenberg and Visitors Show Image

Artists David Rosenberg and Glen Neath have been making work together since 2011. In 2016 they formed Darkfield with producer Andrea Salazar and began to create a series of shows in bespoke shipping container environments, using darkness and immersive experiences to explore fear and anxiety.

In 2018 Darkfield brought SÉANCE to PopOut Festival and in 2019 FLIGHT, but for PopOut 2021 the company has something different in store, born out of the restrictions of the pandemic, but remaining true to their unique immersive audio aesthetic – Darkfield Radio. We caught up with Glen Neath to discuss the creation of these innovative new dramas:

Darkfield Radio is a bit of a departure from your previous work, how did it come about? “When the pandemic struck, we had three container shows open in King’s Cross that we had to close early,” says Neath, “Like everyone else we then had to decide how to present work with the new circumstances we were presented with. We were keen not to just provide our existing audio online as the work was made for a very particular environment, so we thought long and hard about the new parameters the pandemic set and we tried to make work with those specific obstacles in mind.”

But, despite the name, Darkfield Radio shows are a million miles away from something you might find on Radio 4. “Yes, indeed,” confirms Neath, “they are definitely not traditional radio plays, nor are they podcasts or streamed content, they are very much pieces of work that should feel like you’re having a show experience, even if it is in your own home.” The home setting must really affect how you approached the show. “Yes, “says Neath, “although all of our work uses binaural sound and darkness to situate each audience member at the centre of the story, unlike with SÉANCE or FLIGHT, we had to accept that the move to an app-based drama meant there were a few things we’d lose control over. By making work outside of containers the very particular sets we’ve created and the darkness we’ve previously relied upon are not there to inform the storytelling, but what we have found is that the at-home shows are actually more unnerving as they start to mess around with spaces you are very familiar with – the moment you put on your headphones your home becomes the setting for another world, blurring the lines between real and imagined.”

Darkfield Radio is split into six episodes across two seasons, but the pieces are not all linked, it’s more of an anthology experience. “That’s right,” says Neath, “Season One and Season Two are not connected but some of the shows are.” In Season One the episodes are technically standalone although Double and Visitors can be bought as a package, but this is more for practical purposes than narrative connections. “But for Season Two we got more ambitious,” explains Neath, “and all three shows in the KNOT trilogy are linked – the idea is that they are playing simultaneously in three locations and certain events coincide across all three. We also expanded the range of locations for Season One to include a car and a bench.” But Glen Neath is quick to point out that these are not arbitrary decisions, rather the form comes out of the story writing process and a consideration for the audience experience: “We never start a show with a story in mind,” says Neath, “we don’t write plays and then try to think of the best way to stage them, this isn’t something we are really interested in. Every part of our process takes into consideration its effect on the audience member. We often start a show with a piece of text or a philosophical idea. Double became an exploration of Capgras Syndrome, and an inspiration for the KNOT trilogy was Nick Chater’s book, The Mind is Flat – although we did move away from it as we progressed the project. The KNOT trilogy deals with the idea that we are improvising events in response to the stimuli offered to us and we have tried to create for the listener the idea that they are as lost in the world as the people they meet there. There are many overlapping moments across the three shows that we hope audiences will find satisfying as and when they come across them.

Overall, however, the feedback has generally been really good. Season One was the winner of the Columbia Digital Dozen Breakthrough Award 2021, for the most innovative new way to tell stories, and both seasons have been presented across several festivals from the Venice International Film Festival, TriBeCa New York and Edinburgh Festival.”

You can get a small teaser of the type of experience below in the trailer for Darkfield Radio.

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PopOut Festival 2021 Is Gohttps://lpac.co.uk/popout-festival-2021-is-go/ Wed, 01 Sep 2021 16:19:35 +0000https://lpac.co.uk/?p=5465442PopOut Festival is back! A lot has happened since our last festival in 2019, and it is with a sense of thankfulness and expectation that we look forward to this year’s PopOut Festival, which offers our trademark mix of outdoor performance, pop-up theatre and unexpected creative experiences that animate our city. It hasn’t been plain sailing and we’ve had to change our plans several times over the past two years to match shifting circumstances but life never stands still and we’ve learnt to adapt our ideas to reflect new challenges and opportunities. One such opportunity is an exciting new location for Roundabout Theatre down on the Brayford Waterfront, courtesy of University of Lincoln. This new site will allow us to spread out, making the most of the space with refreshments and free performance, alongside some top-notch drama fresh from Coventry UK City of Culture. Certainly, we wouldn’t be able to go ahead without the ongoing financial support of University of Lincoln or HM Government and Arts Council England’s Culture Recovery Fund, which has enabled us to commission and programme a number brilliant productions from immersive theatre with Darkfield Radio to three days of outdoor circus. We’ve also been able to

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PopOut Festival is back!

A lot has happened since our last festival in 2019, and it is with a sense of thankfulness and expectation that we look forward to this year’s PopOut Festival, which offers our trademark mix of outdoor performance, pop-up theatre and unexpected creative experiences that animate our city.

It hasn’t been plain sailing and we’ve had to change our plans several times over the past two years to match shifting circumstances but life never stands still and we’ve learnt to adapt our ideas to reflect new challenges and opportunities.

One such opportunity is an exciting new location for Roundabout Theatre down on the Brayford Waterfront, courtesy of University of Lincoln. This new site will allow us to spread out, making the most of the space with refreshments and free performance, alongside some top-notch drama fresh from Coventry UK City of Culture.

Certainly, we wouldn’t be able to go ahead without the ongoing financial support of University of Lincoln or HM Government and Arts Council England’s Culture Recovery Fund, which has enabled us to commission and programme a number brilliant productions from immersive theatre with Darkfield Radio to three days of outdoor circus. We’ve also been able to invest in a fantastic new outdoor stage to complement the Skål Tipi outside Lincoln Performing Arts Centre. This all means that PopOut 2021 is set to be our most ambitious festival yet, full of wonderful shared experiences that celebrate the city as our stage.

With a such a packed programme there’s bound to something that inspires, so we do hope that you can pop along to PopOut 2021.

PopOut Festival Team

DOWNLOAD THE POPOUT FESTIVAL 2021 WHAT’S ON MAGAZINE HERE

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COMING SOON! POPOUT Community Theatre Grouphttps://lpac.co.uk/community-theatre/ Thu, 26 Aug 2021 13:28:37 +0000https://lpac.co.uk/?p=5449336This October LPAC will be launching a brand new adult community theatre group in collaboration with Lincolnshire One Venues!

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This October LPAC will be launching a brand new adult community theatre group in collaboration with Lincolnshire One Venues!

To kick things off we will be inviting group members to join us for a range of wonderful shows as part of POPOUT Festival 2021.

The group will then meet weekly on a weekday evening (term time) to create and rehearse their very own piece of Theatre which will be performed as part of POPOUT Festival 2022.

Dates and times TBC

 

To find out more or to join sign up email George Barnett at gbarnett@lincoln.ac.uk

(Participants must be a minimum of 16 years of age)

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Lincoln Performing Arts Centre Receives Second Grant from Culture Recovery Fundhttps://lpac.co.uk/lincoln-performing-arts-centre-receives-second-grant-from-culture-recovery-fund/ Fri, 02 Apr 2021 00:01:24 +0000https://lpac.co.uk/?p=5252876Lincoln Performing Arts Centre, owned and operated by University of Lincoln, has received a grant of £71,600 from the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund to help the organisation recover and reopen. More than £300 million has been awarded to thousands of cultural organisations across the country including LPAC in the latest round of support from the Culture Recovery Fund, the Culture Secretary announced today. Lincoln Performing Arts Centre was previously successful in its application for £153,363 last autumn, which helped to safeguard local jobs and support its creative programmes. This further commitment to the centre will allow University of Lincoln to plan for a more sustainable future for LPAC, reviewing its business model in the light of changes to the sector nationally and the needs of audiences locally, whilst providing infrastructure support through its transition. Artistic Director of Lincoln Performing Arts Centre, Craig Morrow, said: “We are incredibly grateful for this ongoing support in such difficult times. This second grant means that we now have the space to plan for our reopening in a way that will better address the needs of local communities, exploring the long term sustainability of the venue and revitalising our role within the city.”

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Lincoln Performing Arts Centre, owned and operated by University of Lincoln, has received a grant of £71,600 from the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund to help the organisation recover and reopen.

More than £300 million has been awarded to thousands of cultural organisations across the country including LPAC in the latest round of support from the Culture Recovery Fund, the Culture Secretary announced today.

Lincoln Performing Arts Centre was previously successful in its application for £153,363 last autumn, which helped to safeguard local jobs and support its creative programmes. This further commitment to the centre will allow University of Lincoln to plan for a more sustainable future for LPAC, reviewing its business model in the light of changes to the sector nationally and the needs of audiences locally, whilst providing infrastructure support through its transition.

Artistic Director of Lincoln Performing Arts Centre, Craig Morrow, said:

“We are incredibly grateful for this ongoing support in such difficult times. This second grant means that we now have the space to plan for our reopening in a way that will better address the needs of local communities, exploring the long term sustainability of the venue and revitalising our role within the city.”

Over £800 million in grants and loans has already been awarded to support almost 3,800 cinemas, performance venues, museums, heritage sites and other cultural organisations dealing with the immediate challenges of the coronavirus pandemic.

After months of closures and cancellations to contain the virus and save lives, this funding will be a much-needed helping hand for organisations transitioning back to normal in the months ahead.

Culture Secretary, Oliver Dowden, said:

“Our record breaking Culture Recovery Fund has already helped thousands of culture and heritage organisations across the country survive the biggest crisis they’ve ever faced.

Now we’re staying by their side as they prepare to welcome the public back through their doors – helping our cultural gems plan for reopening and thrive in the better times ahead.”

Sir Nicholas Serota, Chair, Arts Council England, said:

“Investing in a thriving cultural sector at the heart of communities is a vital part of helping the whole country to recover from the pandemic. These grants will help to re-open theatres, concert halls, and museums and will give artists and companies the opportunity to begin making new work.

We are grateful to the Government for this support and for recognising the paramount importance of culture to our sense of belonging and identity as individuals and as a society.”

The funding awarded today is from a £400 million pot which was held back last year to ensure the Culture Recovery Fund could continue to help organisations in need as the public health picture changed. The funding has been awarded by Arts Council England, as well as Historic England and National Lottery Heritage Fund and the British Film Institute.

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Light It In Redhttps://lpac.co.uk/light-it-in-red/ Sat, 20 Mar 2021 21:50:51 +0000https://lpac.co.uk/?p=5237364Lincoln Performing Arts Centre was lit up red on Friday 20 March for the final time as part of the We Make Events #LightItInRedCampaign, joining 2000 places across 25 countries to raise the plight of the hundreds of thousands of highly skilled professionals serving the events industry. Having previously lit up the outside of the venue, this time our technical team and students studying on the BA Technical Theatre and Stage Management course at University of Lincoln shone a new light onto our backstage areas, producing some wonderfully evocative images. Everyone is facing hardship as we collectively deal with the pandemic but the hospitality, events, and cultural industries have been hit particularly hard, with the voices of increasingly vulnerable organisations, small-businesses and freelancers increasingly falling on deaf ears. These normally viable and highly valuable organisations staffed by your friends, relatives, and the person down the street are at risk through no fault of their own and through the #LightItInRed initiative we stand as one with our colleagues across the world to lobby for temporary support until we can stand on our own two feet again. Certainly, some organisations are in a stronger position than others to weather the storm and

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Lincoln Performing Arts Centre was lit up red on Friday 20 March for the final time as part of the We Make Events #LightItInRedCampaign, joining 2000 places across 25 countries to raise the plight of the hundreds of thousands of highly skilled professionals serving the events industry.

Having previously lit up the outside of the venue, this time our technical team and students studying on the BA Technical Theatre and Stage Management course at University of Lincoln shone a new light onto our backstage areas, producing some wonderfully evocative images.

Everyone is facing hardship as we collectively deal with the pandemic but the hospitality, events, and cultural industries have been hit particularly hard, with the voices of increasingly vulnerable organisations, small-businesses and freelancers increasingly falling on deaf ears. These normally viable and highly valuable organisations staffed by your friends, relatives, and the person down the street are at risk through no fault of their own and through the #LightItInRed initiative we stand as one with our colleagues across the world to lobby for temporary support until we can stand on our own two feet again.

Certainly, some organisations are in a stronger position than others to weather the storm and we are fortunate at Lincoln Performing Arts Centre that University of Lincoln has stood by us. Nonetheless, with no income coming in our operational budget has necessarily been massively reduced (by over 90%), which means our ability to support local artists and creative practitioners is significantly diminished. However, with support from the Culture Recovery Fund we have been able to invest in some small-scale commissions and investment in the future.

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Looking Forwardhttps://lpac.co.uk/looking-forward/ Tue, 23 Feb 2021 16:44:02 +0000https://lpac.co.uk/?p=5215441Following the announcement of the Government’s roadmap for reopening, we thought we would update you on Lincoln Performing Arts Centre’s plans. Whilst we welcome a timetable with clear milestones that show us the way forward, we do so with an air of cautious optimism. It is clear that social distancing will be in place for indoor events until at least midsummer, but we acknowledge that this is a moveable timescale, dependent on many factors, and that any events scheduled for later in the year may be subject to restrictions that might necessitate further rescheduling. Consequently, as we begin to put events on sale again for 2021, we would like to reaffirm our commitment to a money-back guarantee in the event COVID-related complications so that you can book with confidence. As we begin to reopen, we will be taking time to make sure we do so in a way that keeps audiences as safe as possible. Our plans for the rest of 2021 currently include a summer programme of community-led performances, alongside popular family entertainment and outdoor performance in the city. We then hope to re-open our café and offer a regular programme of activity across all of our spaces from

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Following the announcement of the Government’s roadmap for reopening, we thought we would update you on Lincoln Performing Arts Centre’s plans.

Whilst we welcome a timetable with clear milestones that show us the way forward, we do so with an air of cautious optimism.

It is clear that social distancing will be in place for indoor events until at least midsummer, but we acknowledge that this is a moveable timescale, dependent on many factors, and that any events scheduled for later in the year may be subject to restrictions that might necessitate further rescheduling.

Consequently, as we begin to put events on sale again for 2021, we would like to reaffirm our commitment to a money-back guarantee in the event COVID-related complications so that you can book with confidence.

As we begin to reopen, we will be taking time to make sure we do so in a way that keeps audiences as safe as possible. Our plans for the rest of 2021 currently include a summer programme of community-led performances, alongside popular family entertainment and outdoor performance in the city. We then hope to re-open our café and offer a regular programme of activity across all of our spaces from the autumn.

In the meantime, keep your eyes open for online events and workshops and some big announcements about the future for Lincoln Performing Arts Centre, and creative and cultural opportunities in the city.

Until then, take care and see you again soon!

All our love,

The LPAC Team

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IMPORTANT UPDATEShttps://lpac.co.uk/important-updates/ Tue, 09 Feb 2021 17:28:39 +0000https://lpac.co.uk/?p=5198906Here we have outlined any changes to events due to the ongoing pandemic. Please see below a list of events that have either been postponed, alongside them will state their new date, and any events that have been cancelled. If you have purchased tickets for these events and now require a refund, please see further below as to how to proceed with your order. Andy and The Odd Socks – Cancelled (please contact our box office) Jenny Éclair: Sixty (FFS!)– Postponed to Friday 3 September (All tickets have automatically been transferred to the new date) Semeli Papavasileiou Quartet – Cancelled (please contact our box office) Fire and Light Trail – Postponed new date TBD If you are unable to attend the new date or the event you had originally booked for has been cancelled you are of course, entitled to a full refund of the cost of your tickets. If you in a position to donate your pre-paid ticket back to us as a gesture of financial support, we would be hugely appreciative. However, our situation is not unique, and we appreciate that Coronavirus will impact on many areas of the economy, and so refunds will, of course, be available

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Here we have outlined any changes to events due to the ongoing pandemic. Please see below a list of events that have either been postponed, alongside them will state their new date, and any events that have been cancelled. If you have purchased tickets for these events and now require a refund, please see further below as to how to proceed with your order.

Andy and The Odd Socks – Cancelled (please contact our box office)

Jenny Éclair: Sixty (FFS!)– Postponed to Friday 3 September (All tickets have automatically been transferred to the new date)

Semeli Papavasileiou Quartet – Cancelled (please contact our box office)

Fire and Light Trail – Postponed new date TBD

If you are unable to attend the new date or the event you had originally booked for has been cancelled you are of course, entitled to a full refund of the cost of your tickets.

If you in a position to donate your pre-paid ticket back to us as a gesture of financial support, we would be hugely appreciative. However, our situation is not unique, and we appreciate that Coronavirus will impact on many areas of the economy, and so refunds will, of course, be available without question.

Please contact our box office via email at enquiries@lpac.co.uk as to how you would like to proceed with your booking.

We are a small team and we appreciate your patience and understanding during this time. If you have any further questions please respond this email and a member of our box office staff will be in touch.

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Re-opening Updatehttps://lpac.co.uk/re-opening-update/ Thu, 07 Jan 2021 16:33:41 +0000https://lpac.co.uk/?p=5146982***An update on our re-opening*** Unfortunately, with the implementation of a new national Lockdown we have no choice but to cancel our re-opening plans for Lincoln Performing Arts Centre until April 2021 at the earliest. If you have booked tickets for any socially distanced live events scheduled during that time you will be contacted shortly. Our Artistic Director, Craig Morrow, has the following message: “Given the ongoing volatile nature of the pandemic it is with deep regret that we will now have to remain closed until much later in the year. Although we have constantly adapted to the Government’s ever-shifting guidance and timelines for re-opening, putting in systems and infrastructure to enable us to host socially distanced events, whilst devising new creative ways of allowing audiences to experience performance, we have been foiled at every turn and often with only a couple of days notice. This has undoubtedly been frustrating for audiences, but soul-destroying for staff and artists who have worked tirelessly to meet the guidance issued to the cultural sector. Although I completely understand and support the need for such reactive measures it makes it no less devastating. Back in the October 2020 we were lucky enough to receive

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***An update on our re-opening***

Unfortunately, with the implementation of a new national Lockdown we have no choice but to cancel our re-opening plans for Lincoln Performing Arts Centre until April 2021 at the earliest. If you have booked tickets for any socially distanced live events scheduled during that time you will be contacted shortly. Our Artistic Director, Craig Morrow, has the following message:

“Given the ongoing volatile nature of the pandemic it is with deep regret that we will now have to remain closed until much later in the year. Although we have constantly adapted to the Government’s ever-shifting guidance and timelines for re-opening, putting in systems and infrastructure to enable us to host socially distanced events, whilst devising new creative ways of allowing audiences to experience performance, we have been foiled at every turn and often with only a couple of days notice. This has undoubtedly been frustrating for audiences, but soul-destroying for staff and artists who have worked tirelessly to meet the guidance issued to the cultural sector. Although I completely understand and support the need for such reactive measures it makes it no less devastating. Back in the October 2020 we were lucky enough to receive some funding from HM Government’s Culture Recovery Fund, which was in part to cover the costs of a spring programme. Obviously this can no longer go ahead and so we will be adapting our plans once again to direct this funding towards artist commissions for future performance and participatory activity. I am really thankful for the ongoing support we’ve received from the University of Lincoln in such challenging circumstances but also the wider public who we are desperate to meet again and have continued to offer such kindness in difficult times.”

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Make Your Own THE SNOW HARE IN WINTER Christmas Decorationshttps://lpac.co.uk/make-your-own-the-snow-hare-in-winter-christmas-decorations/ Fri, 18 Dec 2020 10:19:07 +0000https://lpac.co.uk/?p=5106253Make your own The Snow Hare in Winter Decorations and see them featured in the show! Lincoln Performing Arts Centre (LPAC), in collaboration with Under the Bed Theatre, are inviting families to get involved with festive craft-making activities and to see their creations become a part of this year’s Christmas show for younger audiences, The Snow Hare in Winter. Themed around the characters and imagery of The Snow Hare in Winter the crafted decoration ideas are made using both recycled and arts and crafts materials, including cork baubles, cardboard tubes and washed-out tin cans to create baubles, bright-eyed owl lamps and tin lanterns. The Christmas Decoration Project is an opportunity for family members of all ages to spend time together making heart-felt decorations to brighten up their homes during this, the darkest time of the year. Once completed, take a photo of your creations and send it to LPAC’s team to be included in the recorded staged theatre show of The Snow Hare in Winter which will be available to stream 24th December – 6th January. Entries need to be submitted to the venue by 20th December for inclusion. To find out how to make your very own The Snow

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Make your own The Snow Hare in Winter Decorations and see them featured in the show!

Lincoln Performing Arts Centre (LPAC), in collaboration with Under the Bed Theatre, are inviting families to get involved with festive craft-making activities and to see their creations become a part of this year’s Christmas show for younger audiences, The Snow Hare in Winter.

Themed around the characters and imagery of The Snow Hare in Winter the crafted decoration ideas are made using both recycled and arts and crafts materials, including cork baubles, cardboard tubes and washed-out tin cans to create baubles, bright-eyed owl lamps and tin lanterns. The Christmas Decoration Project is an opportunity for family members of all ages to spend time together making heart-felt decorations to brighten up their homes during this, the darkest time of the year.

Once completed, take a photo of your creations and send it to LPAC’s team to be included in the recorded staged theatre show of The Snow Hare in Winter which will be available to stream 24th December – 6th January. Entries need to be submitted to the venue by 20th December for inclusion.

To find out how to make your very own The Snow Hare in Winter decorations, check out this fantastic tutorial, introduced by Under the Bed Theatre.

Once you’ve made your decorations, take a photo and UPLOAD HERE or EMAIL TO DAWN.

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