To celebrate the launch of the Bumper Package – consisting of the book Bobby Baker: Redeeming Features of Daily Life edited by Michèle Barrett and Bobby Baker, a series of nine DVDS of past and current shows and a revamped website – there will be two special events. Each event will involve abundant toasts, toast, specialised buns and actually much more serious stuff.
Saturday 8 March
Bobby Baker in conversation with Lois Weaver, artist and Professor of Contemporary Performance Practice from Queen Mary, University of London.
Sunday 9 March
Discussions chaired by Dr Nick Ridout from Queen Mary with artists including Sarah Tonin of Creative Routes, Mark Storor, Siân Stevenson and Ali Zaidi of Moti Roti on the notion that ‘the personal is political’.
The finale each evening will be a 1st F.E.A.T.
F. fundamental adj essential or primary
E. ephemeral adj lasting only for a short time
A. affective adj to move someone emotionally
T. treat n any delightful surprise or specially pleasant occasion
feat n a remarkable, skilful or daring action
This F.E.A.T. will include colourful ladle dancing, Bobby Baker and one dozen Queen Maryites.
Complimentary customised cakes and boxes of beverages will be provided.
Date and time
8–9 March 2008
This is now a past event.
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London, E1 6AB
Tel: 020 7247 5102
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