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We’re opening our doors at noon on the 30th September for you to come and see what goes on inside Hamilton House!
What workshops can I go to during the day?
Here are just some of the drop-in classes we’ve got lined up (times are subject to change):
In Dance Studio One we’ll have all these classes for you to try:
13:40–14:25: Break Dancing for Kids
14:30–15:15: Tai Chi
15:20–16:05: Tribal Belly Dance
16:10–16:55: Contact Improvisation
And in Studio Two…
13:40–14:25: Bollywood Dance
14:30–15:15: Yin Yoga
15:20–16:05: Lyrical Contemporary Dance
16:10–16:55: African Dance
In our Community Arts Space there will be art & craft workshops throughout the day:
12:00–13:00: Mandala workshop with Daniel Bowler
13:15–14:15: Painting for Beginners with Grace Aguilera
14:30–15:30: Life Drawing with United Models
15:45–17:00: Wood Whittling with Harry Samuels
In our Conference Space you’ll find the following talks and workshops:
12:00–12:45: ‘Stability & Clarity in Change’ Balanced View Talk
13:00–14:00: The Original Spinners Dance Class
14:15–15:15: ‘What a character!’ Theatre-West playwriting workshop
15:30–16:30: Lyrically Justified Creativity Workshop
Bristol Bike Project will be holding free bike check-ups and will also have a BBQ and Fire Pit.
And in our Wellbeing Rooms you can enjoy Facial Reflexology, Holistic Massage, Thai Yoga Massage and Shiatsu. Book today to avoid the queues on Saturday!
There’ll also be a quiet room (if you need a break from the crowds); drumming and graffiti workshops outside on the decking; regular tours of the building and an exhibition featuring the work of Hamilton House artists in the gallery.
Is there stuff to do for kids?
Yes, loads! There’ll be a Tea & Tots play corner, an animal trail, face painting and a balloon giveaway, all happening in the Events Space, and whilst they are being entertained get yourself a chair massage from one of our Wellbeing therapists!
After Open Day finishes, stick around and join us for live music and DJs, film, poetry and performance at the Coexistence Festival!