Here is the proposed program:
7.20am Vline train leaves Southern Cross station (for City folk)
10.30am GUIDED TOUR
Enjoy a 2 hour guided walk of the Stratford Arts Trail. A 3km all abilities trail along the Avon River and through the hamlet to 12 Artist created spaces. Listen to the recorded stories, local songs and Artist statements while walking between the sculptures spaces.
Dine at the locally renowned Badger and Hare Café housed in the towns 1800’s bakery. Select from 4 main course options and any drink from the menu.
2.30pm ARTIST TALK WITH CRYSTAL STUBBS
Crystal Stubbs is an Australian born glass artist based in Gippsland Victoria. She produces hot solid formed glass sculpture’s that are figuratively based. Her latest series of work, Character Series, incorporates cast crystal elements. Crystal graduated from Monash University with an Honours degree in 2001 and in 2005 Crystal won 3rd place in the Sculpture section of the prestigious Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize and in 2009 received a highly commended. https://www.crystalstubbsglass.com/
4.00pm AFTERNOON TEA @ SEGUE
5.00pm SHAKESPEARE 2019
Join local creatives from the Shakespeare festival and get a taste of what its like to run a major arts event in a small regional town, hosted by David Luxford.
6.50pm Train departs -arriving Southern Cross at 10.08pm
A short Teaser for Stratford on Avon is here www.youtube.com/watch?v=6kDK0wZJYo8 ,
Cost $50 pp includes all meals and activities *excludes transport to and from Stratford, booking essential.
www.stratfordcourthouse.com.au to book your place.
Thanks to Gavin Roberts for organising this!