Whitley Arts Festival 2013

THE WHITLEY ARTS FESTIVAL 2013 - EVENTS DIARY - DAY BY DAY
For full details on the events, click on the links on the left hand side


FRIDAY 25th OCTOBER

CONSTELLATION
From 5.30pm - 10.30pm
A multi venue, multi disciplinary art trail featuring work from the minimalist to the monumental


Download your map here, or pick it up from any of the participating venues. Click here for a full line up and locations.
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25th OCTOBER - 15th NOVEMBER

TAKEAWAY GALLERY
Tuesdays - Saturdays 10.30 - 5.30
Takeaway Gallery - Harris Arcade
FREE


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SUNDAY 27th OCTOBER

CRASH TEST DRAMA

Rising Sun Arts Centre
6pm - 9pm.
£3 on the door

Act in or direct a 10-minute play!
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TUESDAY 29th OCTOBER

WORKSHOP:
Hexham Road Community Centre
10am - 12pm
FREE

Arts and crafts for kids and their families

FILM: In The House (Dans la maison) (15)
Palmer Building - Reading University
8pm.
£7.50 (members and concs £5.50)

France 2012 • in French with subtitles • directed by Francois Ozon • with Fabrice Luchini, Ernst Umhauer, Kristin Scott Thomas, Emmanuelle Seigner • 105 minutes
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WEDNESDAY 30th OCTOBER

WORKSHOP:
Hexham Road Community Centre
1pm - 3pm
FREE

Arts and crafts for kids and their families


WORKSHOP
Whitley Wood Community Centre
10am to 2pm
£1 entry fee per child (under 5's free)

Zoolab: come and create your own animal mask,
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THURSDAY 31st OCTOBER

WORKSHOP
Whitley Wood Community Centre
10am to 12noon and 1pm to 3pm
£1 entry fee per child (under 5's free)

Arts and Crafts - Get Creative from


FILM: Mud (12A)
Palmer Building - Reading University
7.45pm.
£7.50 (members and concs £5.50)

US 2012 • directed by Jeff Nichols • with Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Tye Sheridan, Sam Shepard • 130 minutes
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SATURDAY 2nd NOVEMBER - 10th NOVEMBER

THEATRE - SITELINES: Lounge Gig with Tom Adams
You choose the venue
You choose the time
£120 split between the audience that you gather!

Part gig, part theatrical storytelling, all entertainment! In your home!
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SATURDAY 2nd NOVEMBER & 3rd NOVEMBER

THEATRE - SITELINES: my heart is hitchhiking down peachtree street
J. Fergus Evans

Animation, installation, performance art, and spoken word in a show about a living far away from home
South Street's Cellar
2nd November: 5pm, 6.30pm & 8.30pm
3rd November: 1pm 3pm & 5pm
£10
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SUNDAY 3rd NOVEMBER

THEARE - SITELINES: Volume One by Beautiful Creatures
Global Cafe
4pm, 6pm & 8pm
£8

Volume One is an intimate performance in a public space, part audio book and part silent disco. For audiences of 15 in each 40 minute show.
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TUESDAY 5th NOVEMBER

FILM: A Hijacking (Kapringen) (15)
Palmer Building - Reading University
8pm.
£7.50 (members and concs £5.50)

Denmark 2012 • in Danish with subtitles • directed by Tobias Lindholm • with Pilou Asbaek, Soren Malling, Dar Salim • 103 minutes


TUESDAY 5th - THURSDAY 7th NOVEMBER

THEATRE - SITELINES: Jackson's Corner Produced by South Street
Picnic Cafe
6pm (each day)
£10

Celebrating 138 years of a retail history and marking the sad passing of a Reading institution.
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WEDNESDAY 6th NOVEMBER & THURSDAY 7th NOVEMBER

THEATRE - SITELINES: Don Quijote by Miguel de Cervantes
Tom Frankland & Keir Cooper in association with Ultimo Comboio
Venue TBC
7.30pm
£10.00

A playful exploration of Cervantes' novel where the title role will be played by a secret guest performer, unique to each date, who will join, unrehearsed the three core performers.
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THURSDAY 7TH NOVEMBER

FILM: Looking For Hortense
Palmer Building - Reading University
8pm.
£7.50 (members and concs £5.50)

France 2012 • in French with subtitles • directed by Pascal Bonitzer • with Jean-Pierre Bacri, Kristin Scott Thomas, Isabelle Carre, Marin Orcand Tourres, Claude Rich • 100 minutes
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FRIDAY 8TH NOVEMBER - SUNDAY 10TH NOVEMBER

THEATRE - SITELINES: I Do Dante or Die
Malmaison, Reading
8th Nov: 7pm
9th Nov: 5pm & 7.30pm
10th Nov: 12noon & 5pm

Dante or Die presents a brand new site-specific jigsaw puzzle through six rooms at the Malmaison in Reading, ten minutes before a couple say 'I Do'.
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THURSDAY 14TH NOVEMBER

FILM: The Great Beauty (La grande bellaza) (15)
Palmer Building - Reading University
8pm.
£7.50 (members and concs £5.50)

Italy/France 2013 • in Italian with subtitles • directed by Paolo Sorrentino • with Toni Servillo • 142 minute
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FRIDAY 15TH NOVEMBER

STAND UP CINEMA: Barry Lyndon
Rising Sun Arts Centre
7.30pm
£4.00 on the door

Various polls rate it as one of the finest movies ever made - it's a masterpiece.