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Prema is a family friendly Arts Centre, promoting performance, live music and art exhibitions as well as accessible workshops, classes and creative experiences for kids and adults.

Prema, near Dursley in the Stroud valleys, offers an affordable day out for all folk in the South West.

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June

Sat 29
7:30pm

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Robin Dale in What Does Stuff Do? (Full Show)

£10/£7(c) • Friends £8/£6(c) • Family £25/£23(c) • On the day £15

What Does Stuff Do? is a lecture style performance in which Robin strives to understand the ever-unfolding relationships between people and stuff and to help fill in the space between art and science. His evening show is the full-length performance which is created for adults but will also be much enjoyed by young people over the age of nine.

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July

Tue 2
7pm - 9pm

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Celia Smith Wire Garden Birds

£38/£37(c) • Friends £36/£35(c)

Using a selection of recycled wire you’ll begin with line drawings and armatures to then transform into beautiful three-dimensional sculptures of garden birds, capturing their individual characteristics. Celia Smith will guide you through the process and all materials are provided so come along and give it a go!

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Wed 3
10:30am - 11:30am

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Sketch Cafe (July)

Free entry

Run by resident illustrator and passionate sketcher Eve Coy, these monthly sessions are just the ticket for those wanting to explore and discover different methods of sketching.

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Fri 12
7:30pm

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Sonia Sabri Company in Salaam

£10/£7(c) • Friends £8/£6(c) • Family £25/£23(c) • On the day £15

Salaam meaning ‘peace’ is Sonia Sabri Company’s latest stunning creation. This double-bill programme cleverly weaves a dialogue between live music and Kathak dance, celebrating harmony, inner-stillness and the simple joy of being alive.

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13 Jul -
14 Jul
10am - 4pm

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Stone Carving from Scratch

£98/£95(c) • Friends £96/£93(c)

Over the course of this two day workshop sculptor Seb Rasch teaches you how to transform a piece of stone into a thing of beauty! You will be introduced to a variety of tools and techniques whilst creating your design in clay before moving onto a piece of practice stone. An incredibly rewarding weekend learning a new skill and bringing your ideas to life in stone.

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Sat 13
1pm - 4pm

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Cut Paste Create - Contemporary Collage

£38/£35(c) • Friends £36/£33(c)

Look, sort, choose, arrange, rearrange, cut, paste, play, create … explore a range of approaches to contemporary collage making with collage artist Miranda Millward. As well as trying out a selection of mini projects Miranda will also talk about some of the low-fi techniques, such as image transfers, used in her work. Price includes and XL unique, hand-selected ephemera pack for each participant to take away so they can carry on collaging…

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Sat 13
2pm - 3pm

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Everybody Breathe

Free entry

Take the time to find peace in the company of other folk and families. Look up and feel the love for the beauty around us as we embark on a journey of mindfulness and meditation. Bring along a cushion or a blanket. Today’s meditation will be in silence so we warmly welcome children to attend who are able to fully participate and share the silence. For adults and families with children over seven.

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Thu 18
7pm - 9pm

celia smith wire drawing sculpture

Celia Smith Wire Garden Birds

£38/£37(c) • Friends £36/£35(c)

**NEW DATE ADDED** Following the runaway success of her exhibition last season our fabulous resident artist Celia Smith is opening her studio doors for an insight into her magical method of wire sculpture. Spend some time with this remarkable artist as you unravel some of the secrets of her technique.

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September

Tue 10
7pm - 9pm

celia smith wire drawing sculpture

Celia Smith Wire Garden Birds

£38/£37(c) • Friends £36/£35(c)

Following the runaway success of her exhibition last season our fabulous resident artist Celia Smith is opening her studio doors for THE ABSOLUTELY FINAL insight into her magical method of wire sculpture. Book now - places very limited.

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