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See below for details of my next show that’s open to the public. Do come along!

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  • If you’d to book a show for your group, organisation, school, or event, please contact me, Anneliese, on info@theBigBuzz.biz.
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  • Find out about the different shows I perform here.
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Next show open to the public:

Friday 16 May 2014 - York
What: Buzzing! Moth Night, consisting of a Buzzing! moth show, plus moth catching with ‘Yorkshire Moth Man’, Dr David Chesmore
Who for: Adults and families
When: 7.30pm
How much: Adults: £2.50 Children: £1 (Includes refreshments)
Booking: No need to book. Just turn up!
Where: York Cemetery Chapel
Find out more: Here
Find out about previous Buzzing! moth nights at York Cemetery: Here and here

Wednesday 28 May 2014 - Hay on Wye
What: Buzzing! show and book signing
Why: Part of the Hay Festival
Who for: Children (5-12) and families
When: 10am
How much: £4
Where: The Cube, Hay on Wye
Book your tickets and find out more: Here

Saturday 5 July 2014 - London
What: Buzzing! show and book signing
Why: Part of the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition
Who for:  8- to 14-year-olds (and accompanying adults)
When: 1pm
How much: Free!
Where: The Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

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Sunday 23 March 2014 - York
What: Book signing as part of York Authors bookstall
Who for: Everyone interested in books
Why? York Literature Festival
When: 11am to 7pm (different York Authors will be there at different times during the day)
How much: Free
Where: Friargate Theatre, Friargate, York
Read all about it

Friday 11 October 2013 - York
What: Book signing as part of York Authors launch event
Who for: Everyone interested in books
When: to be confirmed
How much: Free
Where: Waterstones, York

Saturday 19 October 2013 - Malton
What: Minibeast Morning - minibeast poetry activities and Buzzing! book signing
Why: Ryedale Book Festival
Who for: Children (with accompanying grown-ups)
When: 9.30 - 11 am
Where: The Milton Rooms, Malton

Monday 29 July - Tuesday 27 August 2013 - Harrogate
What: Poetry workshops and Rhyme Time Rambles
Who for: Children, grown-ups and families
When: 11 am to 3 pm
How much: Free
Where: RHS Harlow Carr, Harrogate
Read all about it

Saturday 20 July 2013 - Acomb, York
What: Buzzing! show and book signing - *and* awarding of ADAM Festival children’s poetry competition prizes
Why: Part of the ADAM Festival (Acomb Dance Arts and Music Festival)
Who for: Children, grown-ups and families
When: 12.30 pm
How much: Free
Where: Acomb Explore Library, York
Find out more: Here

Sunday 7 July 2013 - Museum Gardens, York
What: Buzzing! book signing
Why: Part of the action-packed RES Insect Festival
Who for: Children, grown-ups and families interested in all things insect-related!
When: 11 - 3pm
How much: Free entry for under 16s, £1 for adults
Where: Museum Gardens, York
Read all about it: Here

Thursday 30 May 2013 - York
What: Buzzing! moth night. Consists of a Buzzing! moth show by me, followed by moth trapping with Yorkshire Moth Man Dr Dave Chesmore
Who for: Adults, children and families interested in moths
When: 7.30 pm
Where: York Cemetery
What will it be like? Read about a previous Buzzing! moth night
 

Friday 22 March 2013 - York
What: Flying High - a family show celebrating birds, real and imaginary. Performed by me and spellbinding storyteller Catherine Heinemeyer
Why: Part of York Literature Festival
Who for: Families (with children aged 5 - 12)
When: 6.30 - 8pm
How much: £5
Where: Jacob’s Well, Trinity Lane off Micklegate, York YO1 6EL
Book tickets: 01904 623568, www.yorktheatreroyal.co.uk
Read all about it: Here

Saturday 16 March 2013 - York
What: Book Signing at Waterstones bookshop, York, of my Buzzing! book, which is a National Insect Week recommended children’s book and teachers’ resource and has been nominated for the 2013 Carnegie Medal.
Why: Because Spring and York Literature Festival are around the corner!
When: 11am to 3pm
How much: Free
Where: Waterstones bookshop, High Ousegate, York YO1 8RX
Find out more: info@theBigBuzz.biz

Thursday 1 November 2012 - York
What: Buzzing! show and book signing
Where: Haxby Library, York
When: 10.30am
How much: Free!
Book tickets: 01904 552660, or Haxby.library@york.gov.uk
Read all about it: Here!

Saturday 6 October 2012 - York
What: Buzzing! show followed by minibeast hunt round the park
Where: The Reading Café, Rowntree Park, York
When: 2pm
How much: Free!
Book tickets: At the Reading Café or by email to rowntreepark.readingcafe@york.gov.uk
Read all about it: Here!

Friday 24 August 2012 - York
What: Book Signing at Waterstones bookshop, York. Includes a performance by me, and insect freebies
Why: Publication of my Buzzing! book - a National Insect Week recommended children’s book and teachers’ resource
When: 11am to 3pm
How much: Free
Where: Waterstones bookshop, High Ousegate, York YO1 8RX
Find out more: info@theBigBuzz.biz

Saturday 23 June 2012 - York
What: Insect Extravaganza: Discover Moths and Pond Life - with moth trapping from Dr Dave Chesmore FRES, pond dipping from Buglife’s Vicky Kindemba and a Buzzing! show from me
Where: St Nicholas Fields, York
Why: National Insect Week and National Moth Night
When: 10am to 3pm
How much: £2.50 adults/ £1.50 children/ £6 family/ free to members
Book tickets and find out more: info@stnicksfields.org.uk 01904 411821

Saturday 31 March 2012 - York
What: Cabaret Night
Where: Temple Hall, York St John University
Why: York Literature Festival
When: 8pm
Find out more  Download Festival Brochure (pdf)

Saturday 15 October 2011 - York
What: Apple Day
Where:
York Environment Centre, St Nicholas Fields
Why: To celebrate all things apple-y
When:
1pm - 4 pm
Find out more

Tuesday 20 September 2011 - York
What: A Rhyme and Dine evening- Fine food, fine wine, fine rhymes
Where:
Bedern, York, the 14th-century dining hall of the Vicars Choral of York Minster
Why: York Food Festival
When:
7pm
Find out more

Sunday 28 August 2011 - Crayke
What: Poetry Slam, hosted by yours truly
Where: Galtres Festival
When: 9
pm
Find out more

Saturday 27 August 2011 - York
What: Moth Day. Everything you always wanted to know about moths, but were afraid to ask. With Yorkshire Moth Man, Dr Dave Chesmore. Includes a Buzzing! Moth show from me
Where:
York Environment Centre, St Nicholas Fields, Rawdon Avenue, York
When:
10am - 4pm
Find out more

Saturday 6 August 2011 - Spalding
What: Buzzing!, followed by a Millipedes Galore workshop
Where:
South Holland Centre, Spalding
When: 2
.30pm
Tickets: £7.50, or £25 for a family ticket, from 01775 764777 or southhollandcentre.co.uk
Find out more

Saturday 23 July 2011 - York
What: Buzzing! by the River! ‘A wonderfully entertaining hour for everyone from 6 to 106.’
Where:
Syntan Barge, King’s Staith, York
Why: York Festival of the Rivers
When: 8
pm
Tickets: £5, on the door or from 01904 554666
 

Sunday 17 July 2011 - York
What: Buzzing! by the River! ‘A wonderfully entertaining hour for everyone from 6 to 106.’
Where:
Syntan Barge, King’s Staith, York
Why: York Festival of the Rivers
When: 8pm
Tickets: £5, on the door or from 01904 554666
 

Saturday 9 July 2011 - York
What: Poetry performance, alongside other poets and musicians
Where:
Syntan Barge, King’s Staith, York
Why: Benefit gig (for grown-ups) to raise funds for York Literature Festival
When:
8pm
Tickets: £5, on the door or from 01904 554666
Find out more

Saturday 11 June 2011 - York
What: Learn and perform Compost! The (mini-)Musical - in 30 minutes flat!
Where:
York Environment Centre, Melrosegate, York
Why: Give and Take Day
When:
Between 1pm and 4pm
Find out more

Friday 13 May 2011 - York
What: ‘Buzzing! Moth Night’ A Buzzing! Moth Show from me, followed by moth trapping with Yorkshire Moth Man Dr Dave Chesmore
Where:
York Cemetery
When:
7.30 pm
Read all about it!

Saturday 19 March 2011 - York
What: ‘Buzzing!’ A celebration of garden minibeasts - as performed at the Edinburgh Fringe
Where:
York Theatre Royal
When:
11 am
Why: Nature Day (as part of the TakeOver Festival)
Tickets: From York Theatre Royal Box Office, tel. 01904 623568, email box office
Find out more!

Saturday 29 January 2011 - York
What: ‘Rhymes of the Times’ A wry look at current affairs. Includes poems performed on Radio 2, Radio 4 and the BBC World Service
Where:
St Saviourgate Unitarian Chapel, York
When:
7.30 pm
Why: York Residents Festival
Tickets: FREE!
Find out more!

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