MON 13 JAN – FRI 17 JAN 2020
MON 13 JAN - FRI 17 JAN 2020
ART: Lis Naylor – Figurative Sculpture and Painting, The Hub, Leics, until 18 Jan
Contemporary figurative artist and sculptor, Naylor makes life size sculptures constructed around a steel armature using laser cut metal, found objects and cast plaster. Her first solo exhibition takes place at the new Hub, Leics.
THEATRE: Small Island, Phoenix Leics, NT Live, 16 Jan
Returning due to demand, Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel comes to life in an epic theatre adaptation, filmed live on stage as part of NT Live’s10th birthday Small Island embarks on a journey from Jamaica to Britain and follows three intricately connected stories. Hortense yearns for a new life away from rural Jamaica, Gilbert dreams of becoming a lawyer, and Queenie longs to escape her Lincolnshire roots. Hope and humanity meet stubborn reality as the play traces the tangled history of Jamaica and the UK.