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Welcome The sun may be shining outside (hopefully!) but there will be plenty of talent shining inside the Brewhouse. Our Summer season is packed full of performances from our fantastic local companies and schools as well as our ‘Brought to Burton’ shows (look out for the stamp in the brochure and try something new). This season is all about bringing some great music and comedy to Burton to help you celebrate the long summer nights and keep everyone in a sunny mood whatever the weather outside! We are really pleased to be welcoming back the amazing Andy Fairweather-Low with his unique brand of rock and roll and why not kick off your summer with a night of dancing and stardust with an incredible tribute by Absolute Bowie. Get the flares and face paint on! We also have stand up comedy from TV favourites Russell Kane and, fresh from the ‘I’m a celebrity’ jungle, Joel Dommet. The spaceman theme continues with comedy drama from new young theatre company The Sleeping Trees with their new play Sci-Fi? Not forgetting fantastic music and comedy from our resident local companies with The Mellow Dramatics presenting Gypsy and Little Theatre Company brining the broadway hit Avenue Q to the Brewhouse stage for the very first time! Don’t forget to check out our workshop programme, with a whole host of weekly activities for young people and some fantastic one off workshops for the grown ups to learn new skills, meet new friends and have fun! Plus we’ve made sure there’s something to keep everyone busy during the Summer holidays! There’s something for everyone to enjoy at the Brewhouse! We look forward to welcoming you!

Chloe Brown Brewhouse Arts Manager

Venue Hire

Volunteer with us

The Brewhouse has a range of flexible spaces available for hire from our auditorium, studios and cafe bar. Whatever you are planning; a meeting, a party or a performance, we have a competitive hire package to suit your needs.

Are you passionate about supporting arts and culture in Burton, do you have 1 or 2 hours a week to volunteer with us? Then we want to hear from you.

Contact: to find out more.

We are looking for Volunteers to help us spread the word about the Brewhouse in their village or community, to help out at promotional events, or to help steward during our live events. Contact: to find out more.

Brewhouse Café Bar Our Cafe Bar serves a range of delicious homemade cakes and fresh ground coffee; perfect for is perfect for an informal meeting, working lunch or a coffee with friends. Our Bar is open 1 hour before all of our live events, serving real Ale in partnership with Marston’s.


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Andy y Fairweath Fairweather-Low he & The Low Riders Ri £20, Auditorium Back by popular demand, Andy Fairweather Low & the Low Riders are at the Brewhouse this May. Cardiff-born Fairweather Low originally came to fame as vocalist and leader of the pop group Amen Corner and has, since then, played with Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton, Elton John and hundreds more. Join him and the Low Riders for a great evening of musical entertainment!

Saturday 6 May, 7pm

Stephanie Parrott’s Midland Youth Ballet

Swan Lake £10, Auditorium Midland Youth Ballet perform an all time traditional favourite, Swan Lake! Spectacular ballet including 32 fouettes by Odile, and of course the famous cygnets dance on Pointe! Ballet pupils are trained by Stephanie Parrott ARAD featuring pupils aged 6-19 years.

Thursday 11 May, 7pm


Colourful Cocktails Karaoke £7 (includes drink on arrival), Cafe Bar Unwind with Push The Bar for an evening of Colouring, Cocktails and Karaoke. Colouring is more fun when you are with friends and everything is more fun with a cocktail.


Friday 12 May, Friday 16 June & Friday 11 August, 7.30pm

OPEN MIC NIGHT Free, Cafe Bar There’s always a great atmosphere, so grab a drink from the bar and join for an informal, fun night. It’s the place to go for an alternative Friday Night out. We work on a first come first serve basis; so get there early if you want to perform. Whether you are a budding musician, performance poet or stand-up come and try out your material on a live audience!

Tuesday 16 - Saturday 20 May, 7.30pm plus 2.30pm, Saturday matinee

The Mellow Dramatics

Gypsy £12 (Tuesday evening & Saturday matinee £10) Buy 4 tickets get a 5th free (Tuesday – Thursday evenings & Saturday matinee). Auditorium The Mellow Dramatics are proud to bring to the stage Gypsy. Argued to be one of the greatest of all American musicals, Gypsy tells the story of a pushy Mother trying to get her two daughters into the world of show business. The musical features classic songs, including “Let Me Entertain You”, “Rose’s Turn”, and the show stopping, “Everything’s Coming Up Roses”. Curtain up, light the lights!

Monday 22 May, 11am (followed by workshop at 12noon) 2.30pm (followed by workshop at 3.30pm)

Hubbub Theatre


workshop for the first 20 people to book!

Kessoku ReMix! £5, Cafe Bar Following the highly successful tour of ‘Kessoku – Tales of Togetherness’ in 2016, The Brewhouse is pleased to welcome back Hubbub Theatre Company with a dynamic ‘pop-up’ remix of this show in our Cafe Bar. A girl born in a peach, a kettle that turns into a raccoon? Come and meet these extraordinary characters from Japanese stories, beautifully told through movement, music and puppetry. We can guarantee an uplifting experience as we go from from Zen to Mayhem in just 30 minutes! After each show there will be an opportunity to talk to the company and a free 40 minute workshop for adults with Moderate Learning Disabilities for the first 20 people to book on. Suitable for all ages and abilities.


To find out more about the company please visit

Tuesday 23 & Wednesday 24 May, 7pm Plus 2pm, Wednesday matinee

Burton and South Derbyshire College

Rock of Ages £7 (£5 concessions), Auditorium Rock of Ages takes you back to the times of big bands with big egos, sporting even bigger hair! It features the hits of bands including Night Ranger, Pat Benatar, Twisted Sister, and more. Come along and see the performing arts students of Burton and South Derbyshire College bring this musical to life! This amateur production of “Rock of Ages” is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH, LTD.

Friday 26 May & Friday 2 June, 7.30pm

The Burton Musical Theatre Company

Summer Concert £10, Cafe Bar Come along and enjoy a variety of songs including full chorus numbers, trios, duets and solos. Performances will include numbers from Musicals such as Evita, Sound of Music, and Whistle Down the Wind, which is the next show to be performed by The Company in October 2017, as well as a selection of other popular music.

Tuesday 30 May, 1pm & 3pm

M6 Theatre Company

One Little Word £6 (£20 family ticket), Auditorium, Suitable for Ages 3+ A beautiful and gentle story of friendship, power struggles and the rich world of creative play. We meet two characters who play together - exploring new space, new objects, dressing up and taking turns - but struggles arise when one of them wants to be the ONLY Captain of the ship! Devised by Internationally renowned M6 Theatre Company, One Little Word captivates children’s imaginations with a moving story underscored with original music and told with just ONE spoken word.

“Magical” The Stage “Outstanding” Herald Scotland

Join us in our Cafe Bar before the show for some free hands-on family activities from 12 noon


Saturday 10 June, 12 noon

Search to hear the quartet

GEM Recitals

Harmonopoly, Barbershop Quartet £5, Cafe Bar GEM Recitals is delighted to present ‘Harmonopoly - Barbershop Quartet’ t’ for a lunch time recital of repertoire ranging from traditional barbershop favourites to some of their own arrangements of popular songs. Harmonopoly’s unique barbershop sound comes from the quartet’s extensive vocal training. Each member of the quartet is a graduate in ‘Voice & Opera’ from the Royal Northern College of Music, which gives them a unique approach to the barbershop style. This Manchester based quartet have most recently made a small ripple in the barbershop world after placing 2nd in the British Association of Barbershop Singers National Youth Competition 2015, so this promises to be a wonderful recital.

Saturday 17 June, 8pm

Russell Kane Right Man, Wrong Age £17, Burton Town Hall In this brand new show, Russell Kane unleashes another blisteringly-funny, award-winning stand-up performance about growing up and growing down. Are you 16-years-old, yet feel 21? Are you 40, but tragically faking 25? Or maybe you’re full-on 80 years, with the heart of three oxen and the sex drive of a bonobo chimp. Don’t worry: this is normal. No one is ever the ‘right’ age - it’s is the beauty and the curse of being a real person. Multi-award winning comedian, presenter, actor, author and scriptwriter Russell Kane is best known as the host of three series of BBC3‘s Live At The Electric, regular appearances on BBC1’s Live At Apollo, BBC3’s Unzipped, ITV2’s Celebrity Juice and I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! Now! Most recently, Russell travelled the world with you-tube stars filming the new survival programme, Stupid Man, Smart Phone, which is available on BBC iPlayer. ‘…at the top of his game’ The Guardian

“Extremely funny” Evening Standard

Tuesday 20 June, 7.30pm

Cave Collective

Scratch That Itch: New Brew £5, Cafe Bar Join local artists Cave Collective as they embark on creating a ‘New Brew’: bringing the first ever blend of a theatre scratch night to the Brewhouse Cafe Bar. This is a chance for you to have a ‘First Taste’ of some fantastic new writing and work in progress by 5 local and regional artists, writers and theatre companies. Have a drink at the bar, support local talent and join in with our friendly feedback and Q& A sessions after each artist has performed. The Brewhouse is part of In Good Company. An artist development scheme aimed at artists working in the Midlands Region, funded by Arts Council England This event is supported by In Good Company. 5

Thursday 22 June, 7.30pm Th

Adaire to Dance

Icarus £10 (£8 concessions, £5 student), Auditorium Adaire to Dance and Illuminos present Icarus, a new full length dance and digital interpretation of the well known Greek myth. Combining captivating choreography and illuminating interactive projections, watch with awe as the dancers take you on a journey to the Sun and beyond. Suitable for ages 6+ This project is supported by Arts Council England and Deda

Saturday 24 June, 2.30pm & 6.30pm

Central Stage

Don’t Stop Us Now £10 (£7.50 Concessions), Auditorium The students of Central Stage present highlights from the musicals Bugsy Malone and We Will Rock You as well as a fun mixture of comedy sketches, revolting rhymes and some of your favourite chart hits! Join us for our first theatre performance which is sure to have something for everyone!

Tuesday 27 June – Saturday 1 July, 7.30pm plus 2.30pm, Saturday matinee

Little Theatre Company

Avenue Q £12 (£10 concessions), Auditorium Winner of the Tony “Triple Crown” for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, Avenue Q is part flesh, part felt, and packed with heart. Filled with gut-busting humour and a delightfully catchy score, not to mention puppets, Avenue Q is a truly unique show that has quickly become a favourite for audiences everywhere. Although the show addresses humorous adult issues, it is similar to a beloved children’s show: a place where puppets are friends, Monsters are good and life lessons are learned.


Friday 7 July, 7.30pm

The Sleeping Trees

SCI-FI? £5, Auditorium, Suitable for Ages 12+ Looking for a fun, alternative night out with friends? Then look no further than this hilarious energetic comedy, with some great music thrown in too! SCI-FI? follows the intergalactic journey of the unlikeliest of heroes, happy-go-lucky farmer Charlie Sprog. At a time where the ancient planet of Plutopia rules the galaxy, Charlie is dragged from his quiet home planet and given one very simple mission: SAVE THE UNIVERSE FROM TOTAL DESTRUCTION. Accompanied by an inter-cosmic live music score like no other, the Sleeping Trees invite you to join them on a journey into the deep and infinite unknown. So strap on your helmets, jump into your space suits, complete the necessary six years of training required by NASA to fly into space AND THEN, grab yourself a ticket!

“A company set to rocket to stardom” ***** - Three Weeks “a theatrical story full of puns, heartbreak and visual humour the likes of which you’ll struggle to find elsewhere” **** - The Skinny “a blockbuster hour of cleverly scripted fast laughs and energetic comedy” **** - The List

Saturday 8 July, 7.30pm

The Tony Farrell Big Band

Big Band Evolution £12 (£10 concessions), Auditorium Celebrate the greatest music ever played! Since their emergence, Big Bands have forged their own unique ‘Big Band Sound’, full of power and energy, but also capable of tenderness and sophistication. Join the Tony Farrell Big Band on a journey showcasing the greatest big bands and their leaders.

Wednesday 12 July, 5.30pm

Inclusive Club Night £5, Cafe Bar Our special summer themed club night will get you rocking and rolling to your favourite tracks and bounce to the beat with our resident DJ! Aimed at adults with additional needs and their carers, friends and family.


Friday 14 July, 7.30pm & Saturday 15 July, 6.30pm

Performing Stars Academy y

Cats £12 (£10 under 16’s), Auditorium The Performing Stars Academy Burton students are performing the well-known musicals ‘CATS’ by Andrew Lloyd Webber. Come and meet their characters and find out which cat will be chosen by Old Deuteronomy to be reborn!

Monday 17 July, 7.30pm

Harriet Eyley Sings For You £7, Cafe Bar

Friday 21 & Saturday 22 July, 7.15pm plus 2pm Saturday matinee

Inspiration School of Dance

Around the World £7 (£6.50 Saturday matinee), Auditorium Travel around the world with Inspiration School of Dance this Summer. Join us on our exciting adventure to far away and mystical lands. Experience the delights of different dance styles and cultures, as students perform with energy and passion. The show will take you to places you have never been before.


Friday 28 July, 8pm

Absolute Bowie Celebrating the life of David Bowie £16 Advance (£18 On The Door), Auditorium There will only ever be one David Bowie, he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie, Europe’s Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the Starman with a spectacular show uniting Bowie fans across the UK. The audience are taken on a journey experiencing the different personas of Bowie, from Ziggy Stardust and Aladdin Sane through to The Thin White Duke and the late 80’s. “Absolutely wicked. For anyone who missed it or fans who want to relive it I definitely recommend it. As close to the real thing that you’ll get. Enjoy.” - Woody Woodmansey (Spiders from Mars) Absolute Bowie has been voted one of the best tribute bands in the UK with their energetic (and theatrical!) stage show. Prepare to be taken from A to Z (Absolute Beginners to Ziggy!) with Stations to Station in between. Put your dancing shoes on and come ready for a real party atmosphere and celebration of the one and only David Bowie! Fancy dress optional! Please Note: This is a standing gig

Saturday 29 July, 8pm

tHe mAdHoUSe presents

Gary Edwards Jones The Music of Paul Simon plus support £12 Advance (£14 On The Door), Cafe Bar Paul Simon is an astonishing singer-songwriter, creating music and song that captures a 60s generation and beyond. His magnificent portfolio has few equals in the world of music and retains its relevance throughout decades of changing styles. Gary Edward Jones is an exceptional singer-songwriter who will pay homage to Paul Simon with a carefully selected set of songs. No way is this a tribute act, but close your eyes and ...



‘The Unlikely Hero...’ Season With VHS A unique film night awaits you in the cosy sy Brewhouse cinema; grab a drink from our Cafe Barr and come join us! nu s! At the Video Hang Session we will be exploring ploring Cult Classic cinema in a relaxed group swapping and d sharing all thingss cinema related. VHS is a community of film want m lovers who wan nt to revisit new and old films and discuss them m in new lights iin n a friendly environment. £6 Cinema


6.30pm pre-screening discussion 7pm screening

This Summer VHS bring you... The Unikely Hero... Thursday 4 May

Taxi After one too many speed offences Taxi driver Daniel must help inspector Julien, whose car chase skills are lacking, track down some German bank robbers. This unlikely pair may just save the day. Co-starring a young Marion Cotillard (Macbeth) and preceding the remake with Jimmy Fallon and Queen Latifah, Taxi is a highly entertaining piece of recent film history.

Thursday 1 June

Searching for Sugar Man Detroit folksinger Rodriguez seemingly disappeared in the 1970s after two poorly selling albums. Unbeknownst to Rodriguez, his music went on to great success in South Africa making him an unlikely pop icon. In the 1990s two fans decided to find out what happened to their hero. A bizarre yet heartening story to give you the strength to face Friday. Winner of Best Documentary Oscar for 2012.

Thursday 6 July

Kung- Fu Hustle Kung-Fu Hustle is about a town ruled by the Axe Gang. Our hero Sing desperately wants to become a member. Sing’s ambitions ultimately bring about an explosive kung-fu battle. Who will emerge as the greatest Kung-Fu master of all? Kung-Fu Hustle mixes traditional Chinese style with a cartoonish and fast paced energy. Full of action and plenty of laughs!



Monday 1 May - Saturday 20 May

Burton and South Derbyshire College

Photo Canopy 2 Cafe Bar & Loft Gallery

Opening Event: Thursday 4 May

Monday 29 May - Saturday 10 June

Friday 7 July - Saturday 29 July

Burton and South Derbyshire College

The Brewhouse Open

Degree Show Cafe Bar, Loft Gallery & Corner Studio

Opening Event: Monday 29 May

Monday 19 June - Saturday 24 June

Burton and South Derbyshire College

End of year Show Cafe Bar, Loft Gallery & Corner Studio

Opening Event: Wednesday 21 June

Cafe Bar & Loft Gallery

Organised by The Brewhouse and Burton and District Arts Council (BADAC) The Annual Open Exhibition is an opportunity for all artists in the region to exhibit their work within our gallery. The exhibition showcases an interesting mix of styles, techniques and media ranging from traditional paintings to ďŹ lm. There are also a number of Awards available, prize winners will be selected by our panel of judges. Anyone can help select The People’s Choice Award, so come along and vote for your favourite artwork For more information and an entryy form, go to: Deadline for submissionss Saturday aturday 1 July

Preview and Awards wards Evening: Thursday 6 July


Saturday 30 September - Saturday 25 November

Made in the Middle Contemporary Craft from the Midlands Cafe Bar Made in the Middle is a recurring touring exhibition that celebrates some of the best contemporary craft and applied art from the Midlands and we are thrilled that The Brewhouse will be one of the host venues as it makes its way around The Midlands! Presenting ceramics, jewellery, metalwork and textiles; the exhibition provides a great opportunity to purchase and commission work from some of the best makers in the region. Made in the Middle is a partnership between Craftspace and the Herbert Art Gallery and Museum in collaboration with The National Centre for Craft & Design and is part of Craftspace’s 30th anniversary programme. #madeitm

Look out for information on our workshop programme coming soon!


Workshop Wednesdays For those looking to learn new skills, try something for the first time or find a fun and alternative night out with friends. For Ages 18+ (or 14+ where attending with an adult)

Wednesday 10 May, 7pm - 9pm

Wall Hanging’s with Tracey Parr £15 (including materials) Come and create your very own hand crafted wall hanging. Using a variety of fabrics and techniques you will construct and decorate your piece which will be yours to take home at the end of the session. Either bring your own fabrics, treasures and pictures to inspire your creation or use ours. Wall hangings make great statement pieces for the home, thoughtful presents and are perfect for a child’s bedroom.

Wednesday 7 June, 7pm – 9pm

Wire Flowers with Anna Roebuck £15 (Including materials) Learn to create a variety of flowers using wire and make a beautiful everlasting bouquet. Go big and create flowers for the garden or small and make a delicate brooch. The workshop is suitable for anyone and is a nice introduction to learning basic metalwork and jewellery making skills.

The Brewhouse Gallery Shop Looking for a unique gift? Pop in to The Brewhouse Gallery Shop p to find a unique gift for family, friends or a loved ed one. Our shop space stocks a range of unique, e, affordable handcrafted gifts, jewellery and cards, ds, much produced by local designer makers..


Family & Holiday Activities

Tuesday 30 May, 10am - 3.30pm

Wednesday 31 May, 10am - 3.30pm

Live Action Comic!

Planet You!

£18, Ages 7+

In this workshop we will explore what makes you, YOU! Bring in images and objects that have special meaning to inspire your unique art work; it could be a family memento, words from a song or even a picture of an amazing dress, place or team – whatever rocks your world!

WANTED: Superheroes of all shapes and sizes to help us Save the Day for our Comic based Live Action Film. Spend the day creating superhero style props and masks to use in our comic book style video. The finished video will be available online - WOW!

Thursday 1 June, 10am - 3.30pm

That Sounds Rubbish! £18, Ages 7+ Working as a band together we will create an exciting and contemporary musical score. Make your own instruments from recycled objects, learn to Beatbox and explore the sounds of everyday objects. At the end of the day you will have your own unique instrument to keep, your exclusive track beatbox sc beatbo score and access to the final tra ack professionally that has been np rofessionally produced. prod o uced.

£18, Ages 7+

Includes an afternoon film screening in the Brewhouse cinema, and you take away your framed design at the end of the day.

Saturday 2 June, 11am - 1pm

Stage Combat £10 (per grown up & child) Ages 7+ and their grown ups Local artists and theatre makers Notnow Collective bring this unique stage combat workshop to The Brewhouse. Aimed at all the family, but specifically dads and their children. Learn secrets of unarmed combat and the skill of sword combat. Whether you are gladiators, knights or ninja, we will teach you the moves and how to make it look dangerous, whilst keeping yourself and your fighting partner safe. This workshop is intergenerational: bond with your child in an active and creative way, whilst spending quality time together with plenty of laughter and learning through fun.


bCreative this Summer! We have a whole host of activities and things to keep you busy through the long Summer break. Look out for further information on the Brewhouse website, via the DASH Brochure or call Box OfďŹ ce for more information.


Each Monday and Tuesday in August, 10am - 3.30pm Monday 7, 14, 21 August & Tuesday 8, 15, 22 August

YouTube For You: Videos For & By Kids Ages 7+, £20 per day or £35 for 2 consecutive days. During August The Brewhouse is available for young people to hang with friends, get creative, learn new skills and produce amazing things!

Thursday 27 July, 1pm - 4pm

SPACE: THE TAKEOVER: Baby People on Tour Ages 11+ / FREE This summer The Brewhouse is working with the amazing “Baby People” a national music and hip hop development organisation. The Takeover is a Free open day to try out a range of activities, meet up with mates and hangout with vocalists, beat boxers, graffiti artists, music producers and break dancers. The day includes workshops and a performance.

There are weekly projects based around, making videos for The Brewhouse’s own YouTube channel. Learn skills to vlog, blog, film and edit. Develop skills in acting, presenting and music. If you are budding film maker, musician or just a creative person, come along and bCreative this summer. There will be a premiere screening for friends and family of films made during the Summer on 29 August! The Brewhouse working with YouTubekids ensuring material is appropriate and tailored for specific age groups.

We are offering a morning & afternoon bCreative Club 9am-10am & 3.30pm – 5pm Available at an additional cost of £5 per session or £7.50 for both.

Thursdays in August, 11am - 3pm

Fridays in August, 10am - 12noon

10, 17, 24 & 31 August

11, 18 & 25 August


Fun Time Fridays

Ages 11+

For pre-schoolers and their grown ups

Working with the UK’s only Hip Hop School, Baby People The Brewhouse Summer SPACE programme includes workshop sessions in music, dance, graffiti and media, all delivered by professional artists.

£3 + £1 for each additional sibling (Accompanying adult FREE)

See Brewhouse website and SPACE Staffordshire website for further details and timetable of events.

Children with Parents, grandparents and carers are all invited to Fun Time Friday! Join us for different messy art activities with movement and play. Our range of creative activities are sure to bring a smile to your child’s face, whilst providing opportunity’s to bond, learn and meet new friends. Includes children’s drink and biscuit.


Regular Workshops

Term Dates:

Colour Coded Listings:

Monday 24 April – Saturday 15 July No family or young people’s sessions over half term; Week beginning 29 May

Families (pre-schoolers & their Grown-Ups) Children & Young People (Ages 6 – 16) Adults (Ages 16+)

Monday 2nd Monday of the Month, 10am - 12noon 8 May, 12 June, 10 July

(Term time only)

Messy Mondays Pre-school & Families £3 + £1 for each additional child (includes children’s drink & biscuit) Accompanying adults FREE Parents, grandparents and carers are all invited to our monthly events which offer a combination of singing, storytelling, movement and play. Our range of creative activities are sure to bring a smile to your child’s face, whilst providing opportunity’s to bond, learn and meet new friends.

Every Monday, 5pm - 6pm (Term time only)

bDance kids Ages 6-10 / £4 per session A fun and funky introduction to dance, aimed at developing co-ordination and confidence. Young dancers are encouraged to be creative and expressive through different dance styles. Classes are taught in a relaxed, fun environment,


Every Monday, 5.30pm - 7pm (Term time only)

The Space Ages 7+ / £4 per session Plus moderation fee for those pursuing an Arts Award Each Monday we set aside the music, art, and cinema space for young people to develop new skills and produce amazing things! Tutors are on hand to lead a variety of skills incorporating Movie Making, Art, DJ, Digital Media, g Music Making & Production techniques, choose one or have ago at lots. For those interested in gaining a qualification we can support participants to work towardss an n ‘Arts Arts Award’ at all levels.

Every Monday, 6pm - 7pm (Term time only)

bDance Teens Ages 11 - 16 / £4 per session e hottest Learn the coolest dance moves to the tracks! This class will help you gain confidence, fitness levels leve and flexibility. Classes are taught in a relaxed, fun environment.

Tuesday Every Tuesday, 1pm – 2pm Starts on 19 May

Crochet Club Adult / £5 Join local knit and crochet designer, Lime Green Lady, for weekly crochet workshops in the Cafe Bar. Learn to crochet and improve your skills in this friendly group who tackle a new theme every 6 weeks. Yarn, hooks and equipment are all provided, but feel free to bring your own too.

Every Tuesday, 10.30am - 12noon

Carers Cafe FREE

Wednesday Every Wednesday, 10.30am - 12noon

Re-Balance Adult / £3 ReBalance is aimed at older people with mobility issues. It offers an enjoyable way to build strength, balance, co-ordination and confidence through dance based movement. These sessions are mainly seated and provide a safe, social and fun environment. One hour session plus tea, biscuits and chat!

Every Wednesday Art Cafe, 2.30pm - 4.30pm iDance, 5.30pm - 6.30pm

Art Cafe & iDance Ages 16+ years. Carers welcome. £5 both sessions or £10 both sessions plus a meal deal (£3 for Art Cafe or iDance only)

Every Wednesday (Term time only) 5.15pm – 6.30pm

bDance Youth ut h Company (Junior Youth) Ages 11-13 / £50 payable le e in 2 instalments of £25

6.30pm – 8pm

bDance Youth Company (BYD) Ages 14+ / £60 payable in 2 instalments of £30

Aimed at adults with additional needs and their carers Art Cafe and iDance welcome you to come along and develop new skills and make new friends in a relaxed, social and fun environment.

bDance run a number of Youth Dance Companies based at the Brewhouse, these provide opportunities to work with professional dance artists and be involved with performances and projects throughout the year.

For further information please contact Cathy on 07980 511 543 or come along to a session to find out what it’s all about!

We also run bDance in Uttoxeter, for Information on this please contact: catherine.clissett@

Funded by Comic Relief Local Communities Grant


Regular Workshops

Term Dates:

Colour Coded Listings:

Monday 24 April – Saturday 15 July No family or young people’s sessions over half term; Week beginning 29 May

Families (pre-schoolers & their Grown-Ups) Children & Young People (Ages 6 – 16) Adults (Ages 16+)

Thursday Every Thursday, 9.30am - 10.30am (Term time only)

Upbeat Ages 1+ £4 + £1 for each additional sibling (Accompanying Adult FREE) A session especially for pre-schoolers. Fantastic music and movement sessions for children from 4 months upwards and their grownups to enjoy together. Classes are fun, informal, support children in all areas of their development and are led by experienced practitioners, so come along sing, dance and let yourself go!

Every Thursday, 10.45am – 11.30am (Term time only)

Baby Upbeat Ages 0-1 / £4 per session The benefits of music and movement for child development are well known and it is never too early to start. Simple movement activities support babies to develop co-ordination, balance, and body control. This class is for 7 weeks suitable for babies from new born to crawling and is relaxed, informal and fun. Places are limited book to avoid disappointment.

Every Thursday Ages 6-10 : 5pm - 6pm / Ages 11+: 6pm – 7.30pm (Term time only)

Trinity Warriors Academy £5 per session or £8 for both Thursday & Saturday sessions Trinity Warriors have worked on Blue Peter, Got to Dance, Ashley Banjo’s Secret Street Crew and have featured in numerous music videos. Being part of The Trinity Academy means that participants can access exclusive workshops (previously led by Flawless, Diversity etc.) and have the opportunity to compete nationally under the ‘Trinity’ umbrella.


Friday Every Friday, 1.30pm (Last session 30 June)

Friendly Fridays Adults (those with additional needs) £3 (includes interval refreshment) Friendly Fridays is aimed at those living well with dementia and their carers but is equally suitable for anybody who would like a get together in our cosy cinema to enjoy musical fun and entertainment in a relaxed and informal setting.

Saturday Every Saturday (Term time only) Ages 6-10: 11am - 12 noon Ages 11+: 12 noon - 1pm

Trinity Warriors Academy £5 per session or £8 for both Thursday & Saturday sessions Trinity Warriors have been an established dance crew since 2001 and have gone on to achieve great things; they have worked on Blue Peter, Got to Dance, Ashley Banjo’s Secret Street Crew and have featured in numerous music videos. Being part of The Trinity Academy means that participants can access exclusive workshops (previously led by Flawless, Diversity, Antics etc.) and have the opportunity to compete nationally under the ‘Trinity’ umbrella.



Parking is available in the adjacent Sainsbury’s Car Park at a cost of £1 for 2 hours and it is free after 3pm


Diary of Events May Friday 5 May Saturday 6 May Thursday 11 May Friday 12 May Tuesday 16 - Saturday 20 May Monday 22 May Tuesday 23 & Wednesday 24 May Friday 26 May Tuesday 30 May

Andy Fairweather-Low & The Low Riders Stephanie Parrott’s Midland Youth Ballet PUSH THE BAR Presents Colourful Cocktails Karaoke Open Mic Night The Mellow Dramatics: Gypsy Hubbub Theatre: Kessoku ReMix! Burton and South Derbyshire College: Rock of Ages The Burton Musical Theatre Company: Summer Concert M6 Theatre Company: One Little Word

June Saturday 10 June Friday 2 June Friday 16 June

GEM Recitals: Harmonopoly, Barbershop Quartet The Burton Musical Theatre Company : Summer Concert Open Mic Night

Saturday 17 June

Russell Kane: Right Man, Wrong Age

Tuesday 20 June

Cave Collective: Scratch That Itch: New Brew

Thursday 22 June

Adaire to Dance: Icarus

Saturday 24 June

Central Stage: Don’t Stop Us Now

July Tuesday 27 June - Saturday 1 July Friday 7 July Saturday 8 July Wednesday 12 July Friday 14 July & Saturday 15 July Monday 17 July Friday 21 & Saturday 22 July Friday 28 July Saturday 29 July

Little Theatre Company Avenue Q The Sleeping Trees: SCI-FI? The Tony Farrell Big Band: Big Band Evolution Inclusive Club Night Performing Stars Academy: Cats Harriet Eyley: Sings For You Inspiration School of Dance: Around the World Absolute Bowie: Celebrating the life of David Bowie tHe mAdHoUSe presents Gary Edwards Jones The Music of Paul Simon plus support

August Friday 11 August

Open Mic Night

Brewhouse Arts Centre Summer 2017  

The Brewhouse Arts Centre's Summer Season Brochure 2017.

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