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    blood on the coal

    October 12 - 14, 7pm & 2pm (Saturday) Tickets £3.
    "Union Miners, stand together, and do not heed the owners' tale."

    Blood on the Coal tells the forgotten story of the coal mines of Bedminster, the men who dug the coal, and the women who struggled beside them.

    The show is an exciting blend of live music, choir, theatre and storytelling and involves 50 local people of all ages.

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New workshops

A new programme of fun, free workshops for all ages, at actacentre and across the City, starts back from Monday September 11th.

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Diversity and enriching the workforce - how are we doing?
Friday 22 September, 1.30 - 4.30pm at actacentre.
Future seminars:-
23 February: Local to global - 13 July: Wholly allianced; what makes a successful partnership? - September: Value for money; justifying community theatre in a context of poverty

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