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Moving Heaven and Earth

November 23, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join the court of Charles I for an immersive experience recreating the sights, sounds and tastes of a royal banquet and theatrical entertainment at Bolsover Castle, with talks to find out more and craft activities for all the family. The festivities are led by Professor Angie Hobbs from the Department of Philosophy at The University of Sheffield and Dr Crosby Stevens, a freelance curator and conservator.

Performances will take place at 11:00, 12:30 and 14:00.

Please note:

  • There will be Jacobean sweetmeats and treats to sample (please inform welcome staff of any allergies as there may be nuts in some of the products).
  • There will be essentials oils diffusing into the air (please advise welcome staff of any allergies).
  • The venue is fully accessible. For those with mobility requirements there is some walking required as it is a promenade experience. There are chairs available. The venue and performance is fully wheelchair accessible.
  • The event is family friendly (Recommended ages 7+).

Alongside this performance, craft activities and workshops will also be available: ‘Draw Your Dreams’, 10:00-15:00 and ‘Behind the Mask’ 10:00-15:00.

This event is part of the ‘Myth, Dream, Love’ hub series organised by The University of Sheffield.

In partnership with

Kelham Island Museum, Dead Earnest Theatre, Ignite Imaginations, Bolsover Castle, English Heritage

Contact email address

engage@sheffield.ac.uk

Booking required?

Yes


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Details

Date:
November 23
Time:
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Website:
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Description for print
Join the court of Charles I for an immersive experience recreating the sights, sounds and tastes of a royal banquet and theatrical entertainment at Bolsover Castle, with talks to find out more and craft activities for all the family.
Is booking required?
Yes
If your event is part of a series, please put the series title here
Myth, Dream, Love
Contact email address
engage@sheffield.ac.uk
Event partners
Kelham Island Museum, Dead Earnest Theatre, Ignite Imaginations, Bolsover Castle, English Heritage
Region
Yorkshire and the Humber
City/town
Sheffield
Accessibility information
Fully Accessible. Assistance Dogs only. For further information please contact the venue.
Image copyright information
'Bolsover Castle' image credit: English Heritage

Venue

Kelham Island Museum
Alma Street
Sheffield, South Yorkshire S3 8RY United Kingdom
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Accessibility information
Fully Accessible. Assistance Dogs only. For further information please contact the venue.
Phone:
0114 272 2106
Website:
http://www.simt.co.uk/kelham-island-museum