Adult Contemporary Dance

Sjaan Dance Academy 14 St Mary's Walk, Hailsham

Monday 6th September at 20:15, £5 per person (please pay on the day) The Sjaan Dance Academy, 14 St Mary’s Walk Delve into contemporary dance to develop your agility, strength and stamina.  Contemporary is a form of expressive dance that combines components of different dance genres such as classical ballet, modern, lyrical and jazz styles.   … Continue reading Adult Contemporary Dance

£5

Intermediate Bass Guitar Workshop

Online Event

7th September - 7.30pm Online Event Tickets - £7.50 available from 26th July at wwww.ticketsource.co.uk/hailsham-festival (booking fee applies) Join us as we break down the elements to a successful bass line – the theory behind the biggest, baddest riffs and how to create your own! Focusing on the rhythmic and harmonic tools that will step … Continue reading Intermediate Bass Guitar Workshop

£7.50

Flamenco Friday

Sjaan Dance Academy 14 St Mary's Walk, Hailsham

Friday 10th September at 18:00, £5 per person (please pay on the day) The Sjaan Dance Academy, 14 St Mary’s Walk Clap your hands and stamp your feet - learn to dance Flamenco!  Bringing a fusion of Spanish traditions, music, dance, clapping and improvisation, Flamenco is a fiery and rhythmic dance.   Learn some intricate footwork … Continue reading Flamenco Friday

£5

Wealden Writers Event

Hailsham Parish Church High Street, Hailsham

Saturday, 11th September. 10.00am - 2.00pm. Hailsham Parish Church Free Hear a presentation by Ronda and David Armitage (of the Lighthouse Keeper series of children’s books) and hear the results of this popular group’s  short story competition. A literary event with our local writing group. During the day between 1.00 and 2.00pm the winners of … Continue reading Wealden Writers Event

Bedtime Care Bear Dance Workshop

Sjaan Dance Academy 14 St Mary's Walk, Hailsham

Saturday 11th September at 13:00, £5 per person (please pay on the day) The Sjaan Dance Academy, 14 St Mary’s Walk A magical introduction to the world of dance for teeny tiny dancers.  Pre-schoolers are invited to come and meet Bedtime Care Bear to join the dancing fun!  Movement to music makes children come alive … Continue reading Bedtime Care Bear Dance Workshop

£5

All-Comers Orchestra

Hellingly Community Hub 144 Hawks Road, Hailsham

Sunday 12th September - 2.00pm - 5.00pm Hellingly Community Hub, Hellingly BN27 4EP Tickets £5.00 (Under 16s - £3) available from July 26th at www.ticketsource.co.uk/hailsham-festival (booking fee applies) Did you play an instrument when you were at school only to give up? Is it gathering dust in the loft or under the bed? Why not … Continue reading All-Comers Orchestra

Beginners’ Piano and Keyboard Workshop

Hellingly Community Hub 144 Hawks Road, Hailsham

Tickets - £5  (Under 14's £2.50) Book online from July 26th at www.ticketsource.co.uk/hailsham-festival (booking fee applies) A fun way to start piano and keyboard playing. All ages from 8 – 98. Keyboards supplied. You need no previous experience to take part in this informal workshop. Or perhaps you started to learn as a child but gave … Continue reading Beginners’ Piano and Keyboard Workshop

DDMix

Sjaan Dance Academy 14 St Mary's Walk, Hailsham

Monday 13th September at 09:30am. £5 per person (please pay on the day) The Sjaan Dance Academy, 14 St Mary’s Walk Former ballerina and Strictly Come Dancing judge, Darcey Bussell is the creator of DDMix.  Diverse Dance Mix is a full body aerobic workout program using segments of dance from around the world with easy … Continue reading DDMix

£5

Downland Poets

Hailsham Parish Church Lounge High Street, Hailsham

Hailsham Parish Church Lounge - 2.30 - 4.30pm - Monday, September 13th Free The long established Downland Poets are delighted to once again share a selection of original poetry and some old favourites with anyone who loves the written word. An “open mic” after refreshments invites you, if you wish, to share your poem(s), so please … Continue reading Downland Poets

Riff-Writing for the Aspiring Session Guitarist

Online Event

Online Event Tickets - £7.50 from July 26th at www.ticketsource.co.uk/hailsham-festival (booking fee applies) A deep dive into the world of guitar riffs through a variety of genres, including Rock, Metal, Disco and more. We’ll analyse how these riffs work within the songs and look at ways to improve your own riff-writing abilities! The session will be … Continue reading Riff-Writing for the Aspiring Session Guitarist

£7.50

Tap Dancing

Sjaan Dance Academy 14 St Mary's Walk, Hailsham

Wednesday 15th September at 19:00, £5 per person (please pay on the day) The Sjaan Dance Academy, 14 St Mary’s Walk Dig out your dancing shoes and join us for another tap dance workshop!  Guaranteed to make you smile, tap dancing is an enjoyable, rhythmic dance for all abilities.  Learn the techniques and tips for … Continue reading Tap Dancing

£5

Global Warming – how do we deal with it? 

Hellingly Community Hub 144 Hawks Road, Hailsham

 Hellingly Community Hub (Blue Room) 16th September, 2.30 – 4.30pm   Free with advance booking. Come along and join in, or just listen to, this lively debate about a subject on which everyone has an opinion!  There is no doubt that our planet is subject to Global Warming as a result of Climate Change. If it is here to … Continue reading Global Warming – how do we deal with it?