insideKENT Magazine Issue 49 - April 2016 - Page 24

EVENTS KentEvents Rapunzel Rocks // 1 Apr Ithaka // 5-17 Apr This Easter it's time to join in the fun at the all-new rock ‘n’ roll family production of Rapunzel Rocks. There will, of course, be laughs aplenty from Silly Billy the handy man, a gaggle of ghosts hindering the quest to find Rapunzel, and Joey the Jester discovering that his limbs have a life of their own in a hilarious ultraviolet sequence. Don't miss this spectacular Easter production full of magic, original rock and roll songs, dance routines, inspirational sets, fantastic costumes, lots and lots of laughter and enchantment that will thrill the child in all of us. So let your hair down at Easter and rock with Rapunzel! 2.30pm & 5.30pm. Price: £12.50-£16.00 Woodville Auditorium, Woodville Place, Gravesend DA12 1DD / 01474 337459 Ann Welch will exhibit new work in oil, watercolour and fresco at Creek Creative Gallery in Faversham from 5th-17th April. The show is called Ithaka, and is inspired by Cavafy’s revelatory poem of the same name, with its allusions to the travels of Odysseus and to the journey of life itself. The images on view reflect the Greek hero’s ports of call as well as those of the artist, and, most notably, of others seeking a better life over the wine-dark seas of the Aegean. From 10am. Price: Free (donations will be gratefully received to aid voluntary relief efforts on the island of Lesbos) Creek Creative Gallery, 1 Abbey Street, Faversham ME13 7BE Sublime Science // 5, 7 & 12 Apr Stig of the Dump // 8 Apr Barney is staying with his grandparents on the chalk Downs of southern England when he falls over the ed