Polly Dunbar: Tilly and Friends
Seven Stories, Newcastle: Friday 22 February,11am & 1.30pmMeet best-selling author and illustrator Polly Dunbar for an event full of music, puppets, drawing and fun. There will also be a free public book signing afterwards. Tickets are £3 per person in addition to admission fee and there will be one free adult with every child. See www.sevenstories.org.uk/whats-on/eventsfor more details or call 0845 271 0777.
Northern Stage, Newcastle: Friday 22 February, 5.15pmA very special event to celebrate balletLORENT’s Rapunzel, written by Carol Ann Duffy. Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy reads from her award-winning poetry collections from the set of Rapunzel, with musical accompaniment from John Sampson. Book sales will be available on the night. Carol Ann will sign and dedicate books after the event. Tickets: £12.50 / £10 concs / £6 children from www.northernstage.co.uk. If you want to attend this event alongside balletLORENT’s Rapunzel, call the box office on 0191 230 5151 to find out what discount is available.