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Today's date - Monday 11 December 2017

Sat 9 December to Sat 13 January - Mother Goose Xmas Panto

Burjesta Theatre presents....
Mother Goose Xmas Panto
9th December - 13th January
It's the original and funniest panto of 'em all, an adaptation of the 1806 Drury Lane shows featuring....
Mother Goose
A rather beleagured goose!
A wandering Golden Egg
The lovers, Harlequin and Columbine running away together
And in hot pursuit the villains of the piece...
Pantaloon and the Clown
+ Introducing the very strange...'Oddfish'!!
And with tickets at only £7 for adults and £5 for children
It truly is the best value panto in Liverpool.
So come along to the People's Panto at....
The Casa, 29 Hope Street, Liverpool, L1 9BQ
Click on the following link to book tickets go to Ticket Source and search 'Mother Goose Xmas Panto'
And here are all the dates and times -
Saturday 9th, 2pm
Monday 11th, 7pm
Thursday 14th, 7pm
Saturday 16th, 2pm
Tuesday 19th, 7pm
Wednesday 20th, 7pm
Saturday 23rd, 2pm
January: Saturday 6th, 2pm
Thursday 11th, 7pm
Saturday 13th, 2pm
Twitter - @burjesta Facebook - Burjesta Theatre
A PB Production for 'Theatre At The Casa'

2pm/7pm - The Casa, Hope St, Liverpool - location map


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Mon 11 December - In Search of a Prophet: Kahlil Gibran

St Bride's presents a special talk on Kahlil Gibran, the author of The Prophet In Search of a Prophet - Kahlil Gibran: An Unparalleled Spiritual Guide for Our Times Paul-Gordon Chandler will take the listener on a fascinating journey through the all-embracing spirituality of Kahlil Gibran, the early 20th century Lebanese-American poet artist and mystic, author of the bestselling book The Prophet. He explores how Kahlil Gibran, a supreme East-West figure, can be a much-needed guide in the midst of today's global challenges, related to peace, harmony and building bridges between the creeds of the Middle East and West. Paul-Gordon Chandler is an author, art curator, interfaith advocate, Episcopal priest and authority of Middle East-West relations This is a free lecture. There is no need to book and parking is available in the church grounds

6.00pm - St Bride's Church - location map

Telephone: 07501753618

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Tue 12 December - Liverpool Network Theatre Group - weekly workshop

Our ongoing weekly workshops are open to all. We share skills, try out new ideas, and most of all have fun!

Network workshops are held every week, including half term and summer breaks.

Please feel free to come along to any workshops, whatever amount of experience you have, from beginner to drama student to professional!

They are usually self contained in theme, so you don't need to wait until the end of a series to join. Also they continue alongside performance rehearsals, which occur on a different night.

Each workshop has a different theme, and are usually led by experienced workshop leaders or interested members of the group. Occasionally we have visiting workshop leaders to bring in different skills. Any member of Network is also welcome to lead workshops, following discussing their plans with the group and workshop organisers.

Members take it in turns to run workshops, on a range of practical skills, drama games and exercises, themes and plays. For information call 0151 733 9606.

We also have a play reading group who meet regularly to discuss ideas for new plays, on a separate evening to the workshops.

The start time is 7pm, running until 9pm.

Since we will now need to pay venue hire, we have agreed to charge �1.00 per person per workshop. Those who can afford to pay more are invited to do so.We can make special arrangements for those who cannot afford this.

If you decide to join Network there is a yearly subscription fee of �5 waged, �3 unwaged.

Why not come along? Non members also welcome.

7 pm till 9pm - 4th Floor of 76-78 Lord Street Liverpool L2 1TL. (the entrance is between McDonalds and Specsavers)
Telephone: 0151 733 9606

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Tue 12 December - Meeting of Liverpool Holistic Circle

Liverpool Holistic Circle is a forum for sharing and increasing knowledge of all things holistic.

The group is almost unique: there is no membership, no enrolment and no commitments. Just turn up on any Tuesday evening and join in with the information, inspiration, fun, sharing, tea and biscuits.

There is no formal membership, but to cover costs we request a donation of �4.00 per meeting attended.

Our weekly Tuesday meetings cover a huge range of subjects relating to complementary therapies, holism and spirituality. All like-minded people are welcome to come to join us, either regularly or as a one-off.

See website for details of the weekly talks, events, and activities.

7.30pm - The Rosicrucian Chapter, 19, Dovedale Road, Liverpool - location map


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Sat 16 December - Storytelling @ The Bluecoat

Regular tuition in the art of storytelling - Saturdays @ The Bluecoat. Tell stories and learn techniques for remembering or enhancing stories. Ideal for building confidence in acting and public speaking or just for the pure enjoyment of story.

10am-1pm - The Bluecoat, School Lane, Liverpool

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Sun 17 December - Carol Service with the Liverpool LGBT Choir (BSL Interpreted)

The Open Table and St Bride’s Christmas carol extravaganza is back Sunday, 17th December 2017! The Liverpool LGBT choir will perform along with West End Singer, Emma Dears, and we’ll sing loads of favourite carols with inspiring readings both traditional and contemporary. You're also invited to simple meal of soup, bread, mulled wine and mince pies following the service and everyone really is welcome! Service starts at 6.30pm, St Bride’s, Percy Street Liverpool L8 7LT. Open Table is a twice monthly service providing a warm welcome to Liverpool's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning, Intersex and Asexual (LGBTQIA+) community.

6.30pm - St Bride's Church - location map

Telephone: 07501753618

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Wed 20 December - Liverpool Friends of the Earth meeting

Friendly, informal meeting of Liverpool's local Friends of the Earth group. Past campaigns have included local regeneration, climate change and transport. Open to all!

We meet on the third Wednesday of every month.

6.30pm till 8pm - DoES Liverpool, Unit 3, Floor 4, Gostins Building, 32-36 Hanover Street, Liverpool - location map

Telephone: 07733 310667

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Wed 3 January - Liverpool Friends of Palestine Monthly Meeting

Monthly meeting of Liverpool Friends of Palestine. (Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of every month.) All welcome.

7pm - Unite The Union, Jack Jones House, 2 Churchill Way, Liverpool - location map


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Sat 6 January - Liverpool Friends of Palestine Vigil

Liverpool Friends of Palestine will be holding their monthly vigil on the steps of St Luke's Church (the bombed -out church at the top of Bold Street). Vigils held on the first Saturday of every month.

12pm till 2pm - Steps of St Lukes (bombed out) Church, Hardman St, Liverpool city centre - location map


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Sun 7 January - FOR FOLK SAKE Folk and Acoustic Showcase.

FOR FOLK SAKE is a monthly showcase of wonderful local folk and acoustic acts. The event is on the first Sunday of every month and is absolutely free.

7.30pm - Bumper, 14-18 Hardman Street. - location map


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Mon 8 January - Come Strut Your Stuff - open floor poetry and acoustic music

Come Strut Your Stuff - open floor poetry and acoustic music on the first Monday of every month at the Egg Cafe! (or on second Monday of the month when the first Monday clashes with a Bank Holiday).

All performers and listeners welcome. First time readers and performers encouraged. The Cafe normally gets very busy, so avoid disappointment by arriving early to claim a seat and a performance slot.

Hosted by Tony Kehoe and Dave Harley.

8pm - The Egg Cafe, 2nd Floor, 16-18 Newington, Liverpool City Centre - location map


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