Christmas workshops

Christmas workshops and entertainment in Axminister

9 November 2018

Light Up Axminister are holding their annual Christmas celebration and want you to get involved.

Yarlington are helping fund Light Up Axminster’s workshops through the Community Fund, providing activities and entertainment for all ages.

The annual celebration will see artists from Actiontrack Performance Company and The Pirates of the Carabina lead workshops in music, film, lantern-making and circus arts.

Workshops

Workshops start on Monday 12 November and are for all ages and all experiences!

  • Musician’s information session: Monday 12 November, 7pm, the Light House, EX13 5NQ

  • Lantern making: Tuesday 13 November, 6.30pm, Axminister New Youth Club, Pippins Community Centre

  • Costume making: Wednesday 14 November, 10.30am, the Light House, EX13 5NQ

  • Stilt-walking and circus workshop: Wednesday 14 November, 7pm, the Light House, EX13 5NQ

  • Animation workshop: Friday 16 November, 2.30pm, Millwey Community Centre

  • Lantern making: Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 November, 10.30am, the Light House, EX13 5NQ

  • Costume making: Wednesday 21 November, 10.30am, the Light House, EX13 5NQ

  • Music rehearsal: Wednesday 21 November, 7pm, the Light House, EX13 5NQ

  • Stilt-walking and circus rehearsal: Wednesday 28 November, 7pm, the Light House, EX13 5NQ


The workshops will end with a very special event on Saturday 1 December to celebrate the switching-on of the town’s Christmas lights.

Light Up Axminster are also looking for helpers to ensure the event is a success so if you want to perform, help marshal, are a first aider or want to help make costumers then contact Cindy Furse on cindy@lightupaxminster.co.uk or 07930 800225