An opportunity for those living with Autism to create and share artwork. All ages, mediums and abilities welcome.
Workshops - 22nd to 26th September
Exhibition - 28th & 29th September
Categories: Drama, Family
Bring your instrument or voice and join Roz Sluman's Big Shoes at our monthly Jazz Jam.
£5 participation / Audience Free
Alabama 3 are back in Carlisle with their unique concoction of Pop, Punk, Blues, Country Techno, Situationist electro.
Support from The Postcard Band who are rather like The Housemartins meets Happy Smiths
This is a Standing gig.
Tickets are £20* (*Plus a booking fee) available online.
Carlisle Blues / Rock Festival 10th Year Special Session
Todd Sharpville Band ft Wayne Baker Brooks USA
support from Malone Sibun Band & Tom JJ Band
Doors 12.30pm Show 1pm
Tickets £20 available from OFS, Carlisle Old Town Hall & Online
The popular afternoon of Blues returns after the Summer break.
Hosted by Redfish with their Soul-deep Rhythm & Blues.
Doors 3.30pm Show 4pm
Tickets £6 on the door
Victorian Theatre With Bite
New adaptations of nineteenth-century literature's greatest ghost and horror stories to modern-day audiences
Doors 7pm Show 8pm
Tickets £12 & £8 Concession
Available from OFS, Carlisle Old Town Hall & Online
You and your family can pop by to create your very own shadow puppets.
This is an opportunity for all ages. Children must always be accompanied by an adult.
11am to 3pm
An original story about friendship.
Martha is a rather eccentric independent woman who lives on her own in an odd house on the beach.
School holiday show
Age suitability: 4+
Running time: 55 minutes
Doors 2.30pm Show 3pm
Tickets £7 and £5 Concession
Since forming in 1969 the band have released over 20 original albums and influenced such bands as Iron Maiden & Thin Lizzy
Tickets £20 in advance
Based on the Isle of Skye, the Peatbog Faeries are one of Scotlands best known names in contemporary folk music.
Available at OFS & Online
THIS IS A STANDING SHOW
Categories: Music, Old Fire Station
Baroque Theatre Company presents this chilling journey into the disturbing, dark and supernatural imaginings of celebrated children's author Edith Nesbit. (The Railway Children, Five Children and It).
Tickets are £10 (£12 on the door) and are available online, The Old Town Hall and OFS.
Following three critically acclaimed shows and direct from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Steve Bugeja hits the road for his third and largest UK tour.
As seen on Love Island: Aftersun (ITV2) and Russell Howards Stand Up Central (Comedy Central) and a prolific writer for shows - The Russell Howard Hour, Mock The Week and
The Now Show.
Tickets are £12.50 and are available at OFS, The Old Town Hall and Online.
A unique evening of entertainment when you can go time travelling into the past with another sensational set of atmospheric old films from The Cumbria Film Archive.
Doors 6.30pm Show 7pm
The Nimmo Brothers, from Glasgow, Scotland have proved themselves to be one of the most respected exponents of modern blues the UK has seen since the blues boom of the 1960’s.
Tickets are £17.50 (£20 on the door) and are available online. Physical tickets will be available at OFS from 17th August.
THIS IS A STANDING GIG
In a world where rainy days and Mondays collide, one man’s solitary journey to find himself has only just begun…
The piano player from Frisky & Mannish Matthew Floyd plays the piano player from The Carpenters in a razor-sharp parody play about a life spent playing the piano.
Tickets are £14 (£12 concessions) and are available from OFS, The Old Town Hall and Online
Categories: Music, Comedy
Shaun Ryder returns with Black Grape
For a top night of very happy mayhem
Tickets £25 available online
This is a standing show
Idelwild front man Roddy Woomble brings his epic and tender indie folk set
Tickets £15 available Online
We also have a limited amount on sale at OFS
Experience the incredible sound of Otis Redding's music as two of the UK's most exciting raw soul acts join forces
Doors 7.30pm Show 8pm
Celebrating the unforgettable 1970s music scene, Glam 'N' Glitter is a brand new show taking you on a journey through all the hits, clothes and craziness of the 70s Glam era!
Tickets are £16.00 in advance (£18.00 on the door) and are available from OFS, The Old Town Hall and Online.
Redfish host the November Blues Jam!
Hosted by Redfish with their Soul-deep Rhythm & Blues. Redfish are an exciting blues band, featuring some very talented Scottish and Cumbrian musicians who create a distinctive sound that blends blues, roots, jazz and soul. They have appeared at a range of festivals including Maryport Blues Festival, Thornhill Music Festival and the Bowness Blues Festival.
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