Have you ever been to a show and wanted to come home with a prop, or taken a fancy to a particular costume? Well, here is your chance to do just that with the ShowShoppers innovative new concept in theatre and craft.
Showshoppers presents Hans Christian Anderson’s ‘The Nightingale’ – the story of an Oriental emperor enchanted by the songs of a real, then a mechanical, nightingale, where all the props and costumes are for sale!
Brighton’s best artists, craftspeople and performers have come together to offer unique artwork, vintage kimonos and beautiful sets and props all wrapped up in a specially commissioned performance.
Neither a panto, nor straightforward theatre, there will be plenty of inventiveness, fun and some truly delightful artefacts for sale with Christmas in mind. It will delight adults and older (suggested accompanied 12+) children.
The show will be presented at the Old Ship Hotel, Brighton, running from Thursday 29th November to Sunday 2nd December, with matinees and evening shows on most days. Go along on Thursday & Friday to have the pick of items for sale. On Saturday. the show will be especially buzzing and on Sunday, take home a few last minute bargains.
Show times are :
Thursday 29th – 16.00
Thursday 29th – 19.00
Friday 30th – 12.00
Friday 30th – 16.00
Friday 30th – 19.00
Saturday 1st – 12.00
Saturday 1st – 16.00
Saturday 1st – 19.00
Sunday 2nd – 12.00
Sunday 2nd – 15.00
There will be ceramics, prints, jewellery, glass, paper sculpture, metal work and more – all for sale. Some items can be collected at the end of the run or when convenient/by arrangement. Most can be taken away on the day.
Follow the ShowShoppers preparations and catch a glimpse of the artwork on offer on their Facebook, Instagram and Twitter pages.
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ShowShoppers presents Hans Christian Anderson’s ‘The Nightingale” Theatre! Art! Shopping! Come and see a show where all the props and sets are designed and made by Brighton’s best artists and (almost) everything’s for sale. Complete all your Christmas shopping in one night whilst enjoying a show, an exhibition and lots of Christmas cheer! FAQs How can I contact the organiser with any questions? Please e-mail us on: firstname.lastname@example.org Follow us on Facebook; Twitter and Instagram