Past Events

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Through the Woods, Darkly

Events during the Frome Festival 9 - 18 July 2010

For Frome Festival 2010 Rook Lane Arts is working with a whole range people of all ages to celebrate the power of fairytales as a way of exploring and interpreting our lives.

Highlights include Marina Warner on Angela Carter and her female protagonists, a special screening of Neil Jordan’s The Company of Wolves, co-written with Carter, schools’ exhibition of fairytale inspired creative work, and weekend story-telling events from Frome Story Circle and Open Story Tellers alongside magical afternoon teas from the Food Frome Cafe.

To find ‘Through the woods, darkly’ events, follow the witches finger.

Sat 3rd July Public Launch "Through the Woods, Darkly" Public Launch
Sat 3rd July Words and Music Sweetbriar present The Wonderful Birch
Sat 3rd July Talk Director Jo Ann Kaplan discusses Angela Carter
3 - 24 July Public Launch Corinna Sargood
Sat 10th July Words Frome Story Circle in the Food Frome café
Sun 11th July Words Open Story Tellers
Tues 13th July Workshop Creative writing with Rose Flint
Tues 13th July Film Company of Wolves
Sat 17 July Talk Marina Warner on Angela Carter
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Tales from the Arch

Click here to read our visitor-generated fairy tales, taken from fragments posted on the arch!

Rook Lane Chapel

Available to the community as the perfect setting to showcase skills and artistic talent, this prestigious venue is used for performances and exhibitions.

Around the chapel

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This magnificent Grade I listed building in the heart of Frome, Somerset provides the most elegant and timeless of surroundings for your special day.