Vivo D’Arte – West Side Story

Vivo D’Arte present West Side Story, 18th – 22nd April, 7.30pm. www.vivodarte.co.uk. One of the most memorable and moving musicals telling the greatest love stories of all time. The score by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim.
Vivo D’Arte present a talented cast of young performers including many students and graduates of some of the UK’s finest music schools and performing arts institutions. Set in the historic Frogmore Paper Mill which provides a suitably dark and menacing backdrop for this production of West Side Story.

The Peter Ingram Gallery

Sunday 2nd – Thursday 20th April – Papier Mache by Philip Cox. He received no formal training as an artist, but was hired as a freelance painter and carver. A firm believer in “having a go”, he exhibited at the Nottingham Midland Group Arts Centre in 1986. This pivotal exhibition launched his new career as a professional sculptor.
Philip has been commissioned by International paper manufacturers to create artwork utilizing their materials

Volunteers Required

We are looking for many volunteers to help us move forward with our plans. Volunteers are our life blood. If you have the time and the interest in one of the many and varied aspects of the Mill, please contact us on volunteers@thepapertrail.org.uk. Role descriptions are being added soon. Something for everybody with our friendly team.

School Trips

Our education team offer a range of exciting workshops for schools covering Key Stages 1. 2. 3 and 4, outreach activities and school assemblies. A standard 2.5 hour visit includes mill tour, papermaking and
a third activity selected from
this list: weaving, braille, history, science, recycling, letterpress and art. And much, much more.

"Rags make paper, paper makes money, money makes banks, banks make loans, loans make beggars, beggars make rags. - Anon. English 19th C. "