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Bright Owls in Shrewsbury - appeal for host families
31 Mar 2017
Caring host families are being sought once again by Shrewsbury-based language school Bright Owls. Interested families are now invited to get in touch to discuss this rewarding cultural opportunity!   Following a successful programme that has been running for several years, European students will be visiting the UK again this year to learn English and experience the UK’s unique culture, under...
Bright Owls language school in Shrewsbury town centre
06 Mar 2015
Shrewsbury-based language school, Bright Owls, have launched their annual search for caring host families who can provide accommodation for visiting students this July.    Offering a unique cultural and linguistic experience for all involved, previous host families have enjoyed the chance to engage with the students, who are mostly from Spain.    Host families should be able to provide a bed,...
Jazz concert with local Network in Shrewsbury
10 Jul 2013
A Shropshire entertainment venue is preparing to host one of the UK jazz scene's biggest names this weekend. On Saturday evening, the Chris Gumbley Quintet will take to the stage at the Hive on Belmont, as part of the Shrewsbury Jazz Network's regular series of concerts at the intimate venue. Shrewsbury Jazz Network are delighted to welcome back the Chris Gumbley Quintet with music that...
Live puppet show at the Hive in Shrewsbury town centre
17 Apr 2013
Staff at a Shropshire arts venue are preparing to welcome acclaimed puppet group Krazy Kat Theatre. They will host a spectacular childrens' puppet show next month as part of the venue's diverse programme of arts activities for spring. The Hive in Shrewsbury will present a performance of The Waving Cat of Japan, which is claimed to be a cultural extravaganza which will wow young audiences. The...
Waving Cat of Japan - puppet show
04 Apr 2013
Staff at a Shropshire arts venue are preparing to host a spectacular childrens puppet show. As part of its diverse programme of childrens arts activities for the spring season, the Hive in Shrewsbury is looking forward to presenting The Waving Cat of Japan. This cultural extravaganza is set to wow audiences of all ages in May! The live performance at the Hive on Tuesday May 28 will showcase the...
Puppet show at the Hive venue in Shrewsbury
26 Feb 2013
A Shrewsbury arts venue is preparing to host a spectacular childrens puppet show, as part of its eclectic programme of arts activities for the spring season. The Hive Music and Media Centre in Shrewsbury, is looking forward to presenting The Waving Cat of Japan - in an extravaganza which is set to wow audiences of all ages! The live performance at the Hive, will showcase the tale of Maneki Neko,...
Espana Y Ole Spanish event with Bright Owls
14 Jan 2013
A Shrewsbury based language school is looking forward to hosting a unique and highly authentic Spanish evening later this month. Located at the Hive on Belmont, Bright Owls will be presenting a stunning mix of live music and Spanish food, bringing a flavour and taste of true Spanish culture to local people. Named Espana y Ole, those looking for something a little different to experience on a...
Cinema in Shrewsbury with film society at Hive
04 Jan 2013
Reeling from strength to strength, a well-established film group has today unveiled a brand new surround sound system at a popular arts venue. Members of the Shrewsbury Film Society at the Hive Music and Media Centre believe their latest development will help deliver a true cinematic experience with a difference for the benefit of their audiences, bringing an added dimension to regular film...
Jazz concerts and gigs in Shrewsbury
03 Jan 2013
Two of the hottest acts on the UK jazz scene will shortly be making appearances at a leading Shropshire arts and music venue. The Hive Music and Media Centre in Shrewsbury is preparing to host the renowned Mornington Lockett alongside the Tom Hill Trio - followed by a further concert from acclaimed musician Tim Kliphuis, who will also perform within a trio of talented musicians. Shrewsbury Jazz...
Hive 2013 spring arts programme for Shrewsbury
20 Dec 2012
Bosses at Shropshire arts venue the Hive have today unveiled their exciting spring programme for the New Year, ahead of the introduction of a new online booking facility. A varied events programme promises to further deliver creative and educational opportunities for everyone of all ages and interests. Strengthening its position as one of the county's premier venues for entertainment, the youth...
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