SPECIAL EVENTS

Wigan Borough Dance Festival  presents Company Chameleon's 'Amaranthine'  

Weds 26 February, 12-12.30pm, Leigh Civic Square, FREE

Company Chameleon, winner of the One Dance UK Greater Manchester Award 2019, are touring Greater Manchester this February and they're popping-up in Leigh! 

Amaranthine is a highly physical, fast paced male and female duet, which tells the story of two people who are deeply in love and also in conflict. Showcasing a rich mix of dance styles and featuring an absorbing soundtrack, this is a magnetic dance piece that will leave you mesmerised.

Don’t miss this one-off opportunity to see this international dance company perform as part of Wigan Borough Dance Festival, programmed in partnership with Wigle Dance.

No need to book, just turn up. Please note this performance is outdoors, audience members should dress appropriately for the weather. 

Secret Writers Club -

An Alternative Exhibition Tour

Saturday 18 April 2020, 1-2pm, FREE

Join us for a tour of Simeon Barclay's solo exhibition Bus2Move, led by the Secret Writers Club. 

Throughout the exhibition, acclaimed poet Louise Fazackerley will be working with local writers to create new poems and prose in response to the immersive installation which combines costume, film and video, photography, lighting and sound.

The Secret Writers Club meet every month at The Turnpike to share ideas and develop work together. The group is open to new members - to find out more visit our Workshops page. 

The Alternative Exhibition Tour is free to attend, please reserve your place by emailing hannah@theturnpike.org.uk 

OPENING HOURS

TUESDAY-FRIDAY 10-4

SATURDAYS 10-2

THE  GALLERY IS OCCASIONALLY CLOSED FOR EXHIBITION CHANGEOVERS, ALWAYS CHECK THE WEBSITE BEFORE YOU PLAN YOUR VISIT

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