Light Up Lancaster is a wonderful, family friendly light art festival in the centre of Lancaster. Come along on Friday and Saturday evenings (1st and 2nd November) to discover artworks, installations and performances, all with light at their heart and this year exploring the theme of Into the Skies to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Moon Landing.
Saturday daytime will offer a host of workshops and activities to enjoy, then join us for the festival finale at 8pm – a spectacular firework display lighting up the skies of Lancaster!
From forth the fatal loins of these two foes
A pair of star-crossed lovers take their life
Critics’ Circle Award winning company, Ballet Cymru, present an extraordinary adaptation of Shakespeare’s masterpiece “Romeo and Juliet”.
Intense fighting, passionate duets and universal themes echo through dramatic and lyrical choreography.
Exquisite costumes and extraordinary video projections create a world of danger and excitement where two young lovers are caught in an age old feud.
“Romeo and Juliet” is a dynamic and unique collaboration between 3 of Wales’ outstanding arts organisations; Ballet Cymru, Coreo Cymru and The Riverfront in Newport.
Full Price £18
Under 18s £14
Concessions £1.50 off
Supporters £1 off
Scandinavian-influenced folk-rock band BAAB will play for folk dancing at More Music – originally built as a dancehall. The band who have delighted audiences at Solfest, The Winter Droving in Penrith and The Green Gathering will be teaching Swedish Polskas, Hottices and other dances in a workshop immediately prior to the Bal.
BAAB are a beguiling montage of mythical beasts and melodies, combining pulsing rhythms with traditional Scandinavian folk to create a heavy stomp perfect for traditional dances.
Free Dance workshop at 6pm please book a place!