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Melissa Corkhill

By Melissa Corkhill

29th September 2016

From mermaids dancing in Folkestone to music making in Saffron Walden this weekend sees plenty of inspiring library takeovers!

Melissa Corkhill

By Melissa Corkhill

29th September 2016

Melissa Corkhill

By Melissa Corkhill

29th September 2016

In the early 1960s, Joan Littlewood and architect Cedric Price conceived the Fun Palace as a ‘laboratory of fun’ and ‘a university of the streets’. It was to be a temporary and movable home to the arts and sciences, open and welcoming to all. Today, Fun Palaces is both an ongoing campaign for culture and also an annual weekend of events (1-2 Oct), where arts and sciences are a vital catalyst for community engagement.

Find an event local to you at funpalace.co.uk

THE FUN PALACES MANIFESTO

WE BELIEVE IN THE GENIUS IN EVERYONE, IN EVERYONE AN ARTIST AND EVERYONE A SCIENTIST, AND THAT CREATIVITY IN COMMUNITY CAN CHANGE THE WORLD FOR THE BETTER.

WE BELIEVE WE CAN DO THIS TOGETHER, LOCALLY, WITH RADICAL FUN – AND THAT ANYONE, ANYWHERE, CAN MAKE A FUN PALACE.

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