Japanese Star Festival - Tanabata Matsuri 2019
11:30 am11:30

Japanese Star Festival - Tanabata Matsuri 2019

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A Star Festival themed 'Japan Day' as part of Walkley Festival. Beautiful Japanese 'Obi and Kimono' exhibition, Japanese Calligraphy, Ikebana display, Obi colouring/design competition, games, origami, singing, storytelling and stalls for Japanese food and items. All welcome including accompanied children. £1 per person (under 2's free).

Fundraising event for running the Japanese Children’s Social Group which meets weekly at Walkley Community Centre.

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to 3 Jul

Stained Glass Taster Session

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A chance to see the variety of glass projects underway in these weekly classes, plus a range of demos as part of Walkley Festival. There will be the opportunity to have a go at cutting glass and to enrol on the classes at a discounted price. There are 6 taster sessions over two weeks. See Facebook event listing for more information about dates and times.
Natasha Sorrell 07726 963827 natashasglassroom@gmail.com

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Cabaret Boom Boom - Caretaker's Tales
1:00 pm13:00

Cabaret Boom Boom - Caretaker's Tales


As part of Walkley Festival, The Caretaker’s Tales (the Chrysanthemum years) 1pm, 3pm, 5pm; Shows last approximately 50 minutes. A unique family friendly promenade storytelling show all about some of Walkley’s larger than life characters from Victorian times, blending music, circus and puppetry. You’ll be rousingly entertained as performers from Cabaret Boom Boom lead the audience on a merry, quirky, history tale around the site of Walkley Community Centre.

Each show is followed by a cream tea served in the Ruskin Hall. Venue: Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street, S6 3TG

Cost: £1.00 Tickets will be limited to 80 per show, advance booking essential via https://cabaretboomboom.co.uk/event/victorian-day-22nd-june-2019/

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The Great Yorkshire Show Off 2019
7:00 pm19:00

The Great Yorkshire Show Off 2019


It's back! The Great Yorkshire Show-Off returns for a fourth year after the last three sold out shows. Don't miss it.

On Saturday 2nd February 2019 at Walkley Community Centre.

Who shall take the crown in 2019? Will Stan Skinny walk off as the undisputed champion or will one of Yorkshire's finest other Show Offs steal the crown? Only you can decide so come find out as we roll up, roll up to the greatest talent show in Yorkshire.

This year's contestants include a man who nibbles pitta bread, a drag king, a one man band and a dancing wrestler.

Hosted by Cabaret Boom Boom's irrepressible Mr Maynard Flip Flap, the evening will be rounded off with a special guest appearance from the King himself!

Get your tickets here

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Andro & Eve: The Kingdom Come #4
7:30 pm19:30

Andro & Eve: The Kingdom Come #4


Our drag king cabaret returns! Tickets are now on sale for The Kingdom Come 4 on Saturday 1st December, hosted by the brilliant Don One! Featuring some seriously talented and smoking hawt drag kings, including CHIYOLoui von Dini, Mo Terboat and Dick Slick!! With cosy vibes, plenty sparkle, cash bar, and delicious cake, come down Walkley Community Centre@ 7a Fir Street and discover queer heaven really is a place on earth! Book in advance to avoid missing out! 


More details and info here

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