A useful guide of all the events, festivals, workshops, exhibitions and shows on over February! If you've got an arts event on that you think should be included on here, let us know!
09/02: Final of The Next Big Thing 2019 @ The Gaiety Theatre
13-16/02: MADF One Act Play Festival
MADF are back this February half-term weekend for their One Act Plays.
01/02: Piano Recital - Soo Hong Park @ The Erin Arts Centre
12/02: Northern Trombone Quartet @ The Erin Arts Centre
13/02: Brass at Braddan with Manx Concert Brass @ Kirk Braddan
15/02: An American in Paris - Duo B!z'art - 2 pianos in concert @ The Erin Arts Centre
Soo Hong Park will be playing at the Erin Arts Centre on the 1st.
02/02: Carmen by Bizet @ The Erin Arts Centre
03/02: La Traviata - Royal opera House @ King’s Court Theatre
06/02: The Tragedy of King Richard The Second - NT Live @ King’s Court Theatre
King's Court Theatre will be screening The Tragedy of King Richard The Second on the 6th.
07/02: I'm Not Running by David Hare from the National Theatre @ Northern Theatre Experience
13/02: Ocean's Eight @ The Erin Arts Centre
13/02: Hot Fuzz (2007) + Q&A with Rawdon Hayne @ Films in Peel
19/02: Don Quixote (live screening) @ Studio Theatre Ballakermeen
22/02: The Taming of the Shrew @ The Erin Arts Centre
27/02: The Shape of Water (2017) @ Films in Peel
The Shape of Water took the cinemas by storm in 2017 and will be screening at Peel Centenary Centre on the 27th.
03/02: Sunday @ the Dome
15/02: Half Term @ the Dome
04/02: Swing Dance Lessons @ Ramsey
06/02: Swing Dance Lessons @ The Manx Legion Douglas
07/02: Twiggy Heart Workshop @ The Flower Studio IOM
09/02: Paper Rose Workshop @ The Flower Studio IOM
The Flower Studio offers lots of creative workshops throughout the year including Paper Roses on the 9th.
09/02: Salsa Dance Workshop @ South Douglas Old Friends Association
10/02: Valentine's Mini Bloom Acrylic Canvas - Valentine Gift For Art Lovers @ The Isle Gallery
11/02: Swing Dance Lessons @ Ramsey
13/02: Swing Dance Lessons @ The Manx Legion Douglas
16/02: Kids Special Valentine Night Under The Stars Drop Off + Date Night @ The Isle Gallery
18/02: Hogwarts Castle: Harry Potter Inspired Art Workshop for Children @ The Isle Gallery
Janet Lees will be offering a series of 4 creative writing workshops centred around myth and folklore starting on the 20th.
18/02: Ceramic Portraits (wall plate) Children's Clay Sculpt Workshop @ The Isle Gallery
18/02: A Musical In A Day @ The Arts Hub
18/02: Swing Dance Lessons @ Ramsey
19/02: Crazy Creatures - 3D Lizard and Jungle Art - Mixed Media Kids Art @ The Isle Gallery
19/02: Fantastic Beasts : Magical beasts, Familiars & Magical Objects @ The Isle Gallery
20/02: Swing Dance Lessons @ The Manx Legion Douglas
Artreach Studio will be offering a whole host of workshops at the Gallery over half term for children as well as many adult workshops such as their Absolute Beginners and Improvers Oil Painting on the 25th.
25/02: Absolute Beginners in Oil Painting **Night time course @ The Isle Gallery
25/02: Swing Dance Lessons @ Ramsey
27/02: Swing Dance Lessons @ The Manx Legion Douglas
Born to Sing - Mummy Choir @ Mannin Music Studio every Mon at 10am and Wed
Starting 20/02: Magic Words - 4 Creative Writing Sessions with Janet Lees @ the Hub, Port Erin.
Starting at the end of Feb: Ukulele classes from age 6 to adult - contact Mannin Music for more details.
There will be a new exhibition on at the Isle Gallery from the 3rd showcasing the work of Helen Hughes titled 'Colourway'.
03/02: Colourway /ˈkʌləweɪ/ - A New Exhibition of Paintings by Helen Hughes @ The Isle Gallery
10/02: Exhibition on Screen - The Young Picasso @ The Erin Arts Centre
Exhibition on Screen: The Young Picasso will showcase the earlier works of this world famous artist on the 10th.
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