10 Minute Tales

Part of Storyhouse Women Running from
Last event: Sunday 28 April 2019 at 12.30pm

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Part of: Happy International Women's Day! #StoryhouseWomen

Join us for a series of of short, inspiring tales on a range of diverse topics, each within 10 minutes, from women who have a story to tell. This will be followed by a Q&A.

Women telling a story at this event include:

• Chinwe Mirian, who will discuss her role as a Cancer Research UK Ambassador and her Public Health research for her Master’s Degree.

• UK McDonald’s Football Mum of The Year 2018, Helen Atkinson will share her inspirational story.

• Butul Taufik will talk about the Bank of America Merriill Lynch Red Chair campaign and how its invigorating women to become decision-makers in a room where they are outnumbered.

• Motherwell CIC CEO Kate Blakemore will speak on role models and mentoring.

• Chester Soroptimists talk about their campaign, ‘Purple Teardrop’, and a parliamentary petition to ban sex from the media and advertising.

This event will be chaired By Rebecca Reidel (Author and Founder of HistFestUK)

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2 hr 55 | A film about friendship between Bruno, who repairs film projectors and travels along the inner-German border in his truck, and the psychologist Robert, who is fleeing from his own past.

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2 hr 28 | The story of Travis, a man who wanders out of Mexico and into Texas one day, in the blazing heat of the “Big Bend”.

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3 hrs 25 | A devastating curse rises from the ashes in Verdi’s monumental tale of superstition and rivalry.

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Cinema ROH Live: The Sleeping Beauty (TBC)

3 hr 25 | Magic and fairytale characters are brought to life through ballet in this well-known family favourite.

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Cinema ROH Live: The Marriage of Figaro (TBC)

4 hrs | Director David McVicar brings out the revolutionary elements in Mozart’s great comic opera of intrigue, misunderstanding and forgiveness.

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3 hrs | A new production of the much-loved Royal Ballet fairytale classic.

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Cinema ROH Live: Turandot (TBC)

3 hr 20 | Puccini’s final opera is a glorious pageant of rich colour, dance and drama in Andrei Serban’s classic staging.

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3 hr 10 | Christopher Wheeldon’s new full-length ballet brings the magic realism of this famous modern Mexican novel to The Royal Ballet.

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