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September 2019

Talks & Poetry
Tue 10 Sep, 1:00pm at Red Brick Auditorium
Tickets £8, duration 90mins

Captain Scott and his four companions died in the Antarctic in 1912.We examine the different ways in which artists represented death in the polar wasteland and portrayed failure as heroic sacrifice.  

Talks & Poetry
Sat 14 Sep, 1:30pm at Copper Auditorium
Tickets Free (donations welcome), duration 90mins (including interval)

Join Historian David Glover as part of heritage open days as he presents a wide selection of old Halifax views, from the 1880s to the 1980s.

Talks & Poetry
Sat 14 Sep, 8:00pm at Red Brick Auditorium
Tickets £14 (£12 concessions), duration 60 minutes

This is Lemn’s life story: a story of neglect and determination, misfortune and hope, cruelty and triumph.

Talks & Poetry
Sun 15 Sep, 3:00pm at Red Brick Auditorium
Tickets £14 (£12 concessions)

David Harper is a BBC TV presenter well known for his appearances on Bargain Hunt, The Antiques Road Trip, Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is, Flog It and For What It’s Worth.

Talks & Poetry
Wed 18 Sep, 2:00pm at Red Brick Auditorium
Tickets £6 (£5 concessions), duration 90 mins

The Man Who Feuded with Wainhouse. Join historian David Glover as he talks about this controversial character.

Talks & Poetry
Mon 23 Sep, 7:00pm at Copper Auditorium
Tickets £5, duration 1hr 15mins

An evening celebrating a new collection of stories by David Constantine, the author of the short story behind the Oscar-nominated film 45 YEARS.

October 2019

Talks & Poetry
Wed 02 Oct, 2:00pm at Red Brick Auditorium
Tickets £6 (£5 concessions), duration 90 mins

Join local historian David Glover as he presents the early years of Victoria, beginning with the curious marriage of her parents.

Talks & Poetry
Thu 03 Oct, 7:45pm at Copper Auditorium
Tickets Pay What You Can (£20-£1), duration 60 mins no interval

Inspired by playwright, Harold Pinter and his Hackney gang, this show mixes memoir, poetry and spontaneous testimony. It asks, "Who has power over you?"

Talks & Poetry
Tue 08 Oct, 1:00pm at Red Brick Auditorium
Tickets £8, duration 90 mins

This lecture explores the impact of new technology and designs; innovations such as Lincrusta Walton and Anaglypta and the many ways wallpaper was used in homes.

Talks & Poetry
Wed 09 Oct, 2:00pm at Red Brick Auditorium
Tickets £6 (£5 concessions), duration 90 mins

Join local historian David Glover as he gives a talk on the Queen Mother, a national mother-figure.

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