Tmesis Theatre are working on an exciting new heritage project at the Old Baths Site on Lodge Lane, recovering stories and history of the site.
They’re working with muralist Georgemma Hunt to create a mural on the wall, and creating soundscapes of stories and history of the site.
THEY NEED YOUR STORIES & MEMORIES! HEAD ALONG ON SATURDAY 2ND JULY, 4.30pm & BRING YOUR TEA!
Opened in 1878, it served residents for over a hundred years until its eventual closure amid city cutbacks in 1990.The baths were not only somewhere to exercise, wash clothes or get clean – they were vital social hubs of their day, bringing the community together in various ways. The baths were demolished in 1996 and the site has stood empty for numerous years.
THERE IS ALSO AN OPPORTUNITY FOR A BUDDING APPRENTICE MURALIST TO SUPPORT THE PROJECT!
Contact: [email protected] for more details