Scott Tetlow: Emerging Figures: from the representational to the abstract (and back again)
Jan
19
to 10 Mar

Scott Tetlow: Emerging Figures: from the representational to the abstract (and back again)

In this amazing exhibition Scott explores a new approach to his work, drawing on his studies of the great masters he previously focused on the figure before tending to the background. Here, following his passion, Scott has experimented on manipulating the background until something happens, letting the results unfold and the abstract dictating a figure within.  

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February Half Term Activities & Holiday Club at the Whitaker
Feb
20
to 24 Feb

February Half Term Activities & Holiday Club at the Whitaker

February Half Term is just around the corner, but don’t worry here at the Whitaker we’ve got you covered with some amazing activities and holiday clubs available for you to help take the pressure off a little bit, and keep the kids entertained. With the added bonus that Kids eat half price all week! (T&C’s apply)

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An Interview with Scott Tetlow
Feb
22
to 23 Feb

An Interview with Scott Tetlow

If you happened to have missed our opening of current exhibition 'Emerging Figures' (attended by a record turnout) then we are delighted to tell you that Scott will be returning to the Whitaker once more for a more intimate discussion about his work and his journey so far as an artist. A FREE event with limited availability.

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Eat Theatre: The Cocktail Hour
Feb
15
8:00 pm20:00

Eat Theatre: The Cocktail Hour

EAT THEATRE is a Manchester based theatre company founded by actor Neil Bell specialising in hard hitting modern theatre tailored to fit into restaurants and bars where people can eat while they watch. The Cocktail hour, an innovative piece of immersive Theatre is an experience not to be missed.

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Eat Theatre: The Cocktail Hour
Feb
14
8:00 pm20:00

Eat Theatre: The Cocktail Hour

EAT THEATRE is a Manchester based theatre company founded by actor Neil Bell specialising in hard hitting modern theatre tailored to fit into restaurants and bars where people can eat while they watch. The Cocktail hour, an innovative piece of immersive Theatre is an experience not to be missed.

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Acoustic Night
Feb
6
7:30 pm19:30

Acoustic Night

Join us for our live Acoustic night every first Wednesday of the month hosted by the very talented Liam Spencer. Immerse yourself in some warm sounds and gentle harmony, as we celebrate all genres of music from participating artists and musicians in this open-mic evening.

 

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Olly's Woodland Learning & Film: Mary & the Witch's Flower
Feb
2
2:00 pm14:00

Olly's Woodland Learning & Film: Mary & the Witch's Flower

To launch this years ‘Rossendale Film Festival’ we’ve joined up with Olly of ‘Olly’s Woodland Adventures’ to bring another great ‘Forest School’ experience where young foresters can learn about the parkland around the Whitaker and roast marshmallows and pop corn on the fire, to eat whilst watching our screening of critically acclaimed, Mary & the Witch’s Flower at 3pm.

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Winter 5 Course Fine Dine
Dec
15
to 22 Dec

Winter 5 Course Fine Dine

Due to its success over recent years, the 'Winter Fine Dine’ evening will be making a welcome return this year under Head Chef David Dewhurst. This highly popular gastronomic event showcases the culinary expertise we offer at the Whitaker, arousing and delighting the tastebuds with the best in seasonal ingredients.

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Whitaker Christmas Quiz
Dec
12
7:00 pm19:00

Whitaker Christmas Quiz

The King and Queen of quizzes makes its grand return this Christmas at the Whitaker. With your right royal hosts Carl and Al taking their rightful place on the throne. Expect plenty quips, clips and blips! But most of all a night of fun and laughter, testing your general knowledge on film, music, literature, news and anything else that they can dream up.

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Film Night - In Between
Nov
15
7:30 pm19:30

Film Night - In Between

Part of a new wave of realist Palestinian cinema, a thrumming soundtrack from Palestinian hip-hop artists DAM provides a heady backdrop to the alternative city lifestyle as we see the three young flatsharers caught in between modern life in the city and their traditional values.

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Whitaker Art Group Exhibition
Oct
6
to 2 Dec

Whitaker Art Group Exhibition

Every Thursday morning the Whitaker is home to a local art group who over their sessions explore the local area reproducing what they see in a variety of different media. As part of the 2018 Rossendale Art Trail we are delighted to exhibit a selection of the work they have produced whilst being at the Whitaker.

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