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Published on 07 November 2018
Event date: 13/12/2018 19:30 Export event
An exploration of dementia through performance and multimedia art, created using real interviews, medical research, and reimagined Shakespeare. Following our hugely successful projects on anxiety disorders, fibromyalgia and autism, we are finishing our "Living with..." series with our most ambitious project yet!
WordForWord is collaborating with Shakespeare Switched, Patchwork Opera, Minerva Cumbria, Amy's Care and Cumbria County Council to achieve a bold look at the lives of those living with this condition.
This is a FREE event with a Q&A with the creators at the end of each performance.
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(22/09/2019 13:00 - 29/09/2019 16:00)
Living Is Easy With Eyes Closed
Cumbrian Artist Fliss Watts brings her brilliant and thought provoking work to The Parquet Room Sept 22nd - 29th
The concept for the exhibition involves large drawings of people with their eyes closed, partly inspired by the Beatles' lyric 'living is easy with eyes closed', and relating to the issue of climate crisis and denial.
First Viewing 1pm - 4pm : Sunday September 22nd
Then open 10am - 5pm : Monday September 23rd - 28th
Final Vieing 12 - 4pm : Sunday September 29th