Sarah Singleton looks at the top stage shows on offer this week

Explore your life creatively in a journal

ENTER a creative space and explore ideas around using a journal, in a series of workshops with award-winning multi-media artist Jill Carter.

Document your thoughts, journeys, life experiences and events in a relaxed, experimental and fun environment, combining elements of writing, drawing, painting, poetry, stitch and collage.

The course takes place at the Richard Jefferies Museum in Swindon on February 5, March 5 and April 9, 10am to 4pm, and costs £105. To book, visit

Dancers set to tell a tale

YOUNG dancers from primary and secondary schools across Swindon and beyond will come together to perform a series of dances at the Swindon Schools Dance Festival on Tuesday, exploring the theme of ‘Once upon a time.’ Performances take place at 3pm and 5.30pm at the Wyvern Theatre.

Tickets cost £10, and £7 for under 16s. To book, call 01793 524481 or visit

Star studied sky full of young talent

TALENTED young dancers will be performing intricate patterns across the stage in Constellations, by the Swindon Academy of Dance.

The show takes place at the Wyvern Theatre in Swindon, with performances at both 1pm and 7pm on Saturday.

Tickets are £17, with concessions at £14.50 available for the matinee.

To book, visit or call 01793 524481.