Tel 01905 456987    Email friends@swithuns.org.uk

Tel 01905 456987
Email friends@swithuns.org.uk

The Curse of Tosca - May 2018

Puccini revisited - a performance by University of Worcester Institute of Arts.
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Sampling St Swithun's

On 18 March we piloted 'Sampling St Swithun's' – a free series of day time workshops with innovators in sound, art and music in which visitors could try out sonic recording, create electronic textiles and digital visuals.
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Lecture: Believing in Fairies - May 2018

A look back at the role of the 'fairy' in history, folklore, and art.
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Lecture: Believing in Fairies

 

Date: 19th May 2018

Time: 14:00 - 16:00

Price: Free entry - donations welcome


A look back at the role of the 'fairy' in history, folklore, and art.

 

What are fairies? What did they symbolise through history and how have they been represented in art and literature?

Author and academic Dr Richard Sugg will speak on the fascinating history of fairy beliefs, with contributions from staff from the University of Worcester and an audience discussion.