Rebecca Antrobus, Showtown's Assistant Curator, will take you on a glorious waltz through time, right back to the creation of the oldest and most famous competitive dance event, the Blackpool Dance Festival.
Using archive footage and exploring the stories of the people behind its creation and huge success, this talk will explain why Blackpool is so significant within the world of dance. So grab your favourite dance partner and get yourself down to the Winter Gardens.
This talk will be part of the Winter Garden's Film Festival programme. For more information visit:
Special offer: Why not stay on for a film? Get a ticket to this talk and see Hindle Wakes (1952) in the Art Deco Opera House for just £2 extra.
Discount tickets available from the Winter Gardens Film Festival website.
23 May 2020