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In Alfred Hitchcock's films, what he called the MacGuffin  -  such as the secret papers which the spies are after  -     is the engine which sets the story in motion.  But in terms of the drama, the actual nature of the MacGuffin is of no importance whatsoever. 

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The Idea
Archive Record Created : 30 Oct 2012 --- Updated : 11 months 1 week ago
The Black-E was launched in May 1968.  These workshops were both a celebration of our 25th Annivers
Archive Record Created : 25 Nov 2015 --- Updated : 11 months 2 weeks ago
The Idea The summer of 1983 saw a variation - but in some ways also a continuation - on that year’s Easter Play Scheme theme of wool and weaving. The summer’s Play Scheme took the theme of spiders and their own weaving techniques. The theme proved to be very fruitful with a total of over 4,000 attendances over 54 sessions and some truly innovative takes on the spider theme.
Archive Record Created : 04 Apr 2015 --- Updated : 1 year ago
Down To Earth was originally created as a way of providing the basis for debate and creative activities for the Second Merseyside Gathering of Community Artists February 1978.  It was staged as a day-long game and took place in an empty 3-storey warehouse in the centre of Liverpool
Archive Record Created : 04 Aug 2015 --- Updated : 1 year ago
Down To Earth has had two outings, the first being staged as a day-long game in February 1978.  See Down To Earth 1978.
Archive Record Created : 04 Aug 2015 --- Updated : 1 year ago
 The seeds of creativity – what are the conditions for their growth?”
Archive Record Created : 12 Aug 2015 --- Updated : 1 year ago
The Idea
Archive Record Created : 16 Oct 2014 --- Updated : 1 year ago
Overview
Archive Record Created : 04 Jul 2015 --- Updated : 1 year ago
The Idea
Archive Record Created : 02 Nov 2012 --- Updated : 1 year ago
A sometimes serious, sometimes light-hearted look at food and eating, interpreted in textiles by artists from Merseyside and around the country. The Artists and Their Work: Su Richardson (Birmingham)
Archive Record Created : 08 Sep 2012 --- Updated : 1 year ago
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The Black-E was launched in May 1968.  These workshops were both a celebration of our 25th Annivers
Archive Record Created : 25 Nov 2015 --- Updated : 11 months 2 weeks ago
The Idea :  To create a rainbow across the site. 
Archive Record Created : 03 Dec 2014 --- Updated : 1 year 1 month ago
The Idea The summer of 1983 saw a variation - but in some ways also a continuation - on that year’s Easter Play Scheme theme of wool and weaving. The summer’s Play Scheme took the theme of spiders and their own weaving techniques. The theme proved to be very fruitful with a total of over 4,000 attendances over 54 sessions and some truly innovative takes on the spider theme.
Archive Record Created : 04 Apr 2015 --- Updated : 1 year ago
Down To Earth was originally created as a way of providing the basis for debate and creative activities for the Second Merseyside Gathering of Community Artists February 1978.  It was staged as a day-long game and took place in an empty 3-storey warehouse in the centre of Liverpool
Archive Record Created : 04 Aug 2015 --- Updated : 1 year ago
Below major problems in farming are followed by solutions both for the farmers and for the community artists.     PROBLEM YOU HAVE BURNT OFF THE FOREST COVER ON YOUR MOUNTAIN LAND TO PLANT CROPS, YOUR SOIL IS NOW BEING WASHED AWAY DOWN THE SLOPE BY HEAVY RAINFALL, YOU HAVE TO DEAL WITH THE LAND TO PRESERVE THE SOIL, AND STILL MAKE A PROFIT
Archive Record Created : 15 Oct 2015 --- Updated : 1 year ago
Down To Earth has had two outings, the first being staged as a day-long game in February 1978.  See Down To Earth 1978.
Archive Record Created : 04 Aug 2015 --- Updated : 1 year ago
The Idea : Our 1987 Summer Tour (part of Merseyside Play Action's Artists on Playschemes Initiative) was based on the participatory exhibition 'Eat Your Art Out' held at the Bede Gallery Jarrow in February 1987.
Archive Record Created : 25 Feb 2015 --- Updated : 1 year 1 month ago
The Idea  
Archive Record Created : 09 Mar 2014 --- Updated : 1 year ago
Archive Record Created : 29 Mar 2012 --- Updated : 1 year 1 month ago
As explained in the above leaflet Going Away Games was a day long show to mark the closure of the building for redevelopment.
Archive Record Created : 15 Mar 2017 --- Updated : 1 year 1 month ago

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