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Allendale
House
Hanham Road
Wimborne
Dorset
BH21 1AS
Tel/Fax: 01202 888992
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Storytelling Events

East Dorset Heritage Trust provides a box office service, providing tickets and booking assistance, for The Earthouse at the Ancient Technology Centre and Wimborne Community Theatre as well as hosting our own events from time to time.

How to Book:
Call the Box Office at East Dorset Heritage Trust on 01202 888 992
(9am to 5pm, Mon to Fri).
You can pay over the phone by credit or debit card and your tickets will be e-mailed to you. A bank surcharge is payable on all card transactions.

Alternatively, once you have booked your tickets over the phone, you can send a cheque to:
EDHT, Allendale House, Hanham Road, Wimborne Minster, Dorset, BH21 1AS.
Please check who the cheque should be made payable to before sending!

Tickets should be booked and paid for prior to the event. The purchase of tickets on the door is subject to availability and to a £1 per ticket surcharge.

         


Allendale House

Friday 11th August at 2:00pm

FIVE THOUSAND CHERRY STONES

5000 Cherry Stones Poster

A story told by Graham Rogers, based on the memoirs of his great uncle, Fred Smith, a Stoker aboard
HMS Jessamine during the First World War.

Through the winter storm struggles a tiny ship, the Jessamine. Tangled in the mast is Fred Smith, a stoker, a nobody, awaiting the
next wave and an end to his days in a world upon which he will barely leave a smudge. He will soon be able to tell his mother why he had
collected all those cherry stones.

Tickets £5


The Earthouse, Ancient Technology Centre

The Earthhouse at the ATC is the only purpose-built storytelling space in the country and the massive timber and earth structure can seat up to 250 people in the round, warmed by the fire in the centre pit and illuminated by candlelight and lanterns. The acoustics are phenomenal and the setting provides the most unique and magical stage for an unforgettable evening.
Doors open at 6.30pm, and performances begin at 7:30pm, unless stated otherwise. There is an interval during which time refreshments will be served (included in the ticket price). Tickets available through EDHT on 01202 888992. Online booking is available at www.earthousefairytales.eventbrite.co.uk

Saturday 14th October, 7.30pm

STOLEN, BY THE DEVIL'S VIOLIN COMPANY
PERFORMANCE STORYTELLING by DANIEL MORDEN
MUSIC by OLIVER WILSON-DICKSON & SARAH MOODY

Cages

A young woman goes missing. The search for her uncovers secrets which threaten to destroy her family...

Daniel Morden and the Devil's Violin Company transport us to the Land of No Return and an encounter with a king turned to stone, an old woman living in the claw of a giant cockerel, and a glass man filled with wasps.

Combining stunning storytelling and hypnotic string accompaniment, this is a tale of lost loves, bravery, and above all else, hope.

“You could hear a pin drop…like the air was all onstage with them”
BRISTOL OLD VIC

“A scintillating combination of music, sound and story”
THE TIMES

For information about future performances or the Ancient Technology Centre call 01725 517 618 or visit

www.ancienttechnologycentre.co.uk

www.earthousefairytales.eventbrite.co.uk


Wimborne Community Theatre

Wimborne Community Theatre creates original site-specific performances, set in unusual outdoor venues or non-theatre buildings. Members of the community work in partnership with artists and organisations to develop and perform stories inspired by local places and the lives of inhabitants, past and present, real and fictional. Over 1,000 people have been involved (aged from 6 months to 89 years), performing to audiences of several thousand. The number of core members expands with each production depending on who gets involved.

www.wimbornecommunitytheatre.co.uk

                                                                         © East Dorset Heritage Trust 2010 | Charity No: 1002126 | Company No: 2532151.