Cafe Stitchery

Embroidered picture of MRB swimmers

We worked with Daily Thread at the Old Printworks, to create new seating in the Tea Room. Through numerous workshops, we invited people to create stitchery swimmers that decorate bench covers. www.oldprintworks.org/daily-thread

Easy to Love

On 6th December 2019 Flatpack Festival hosted a screening of 1950s aqua-musical Easy to Love as part of the BFI musicals season. The evening began with some incredible synchronised swimming from City of Birmingham Synchronised Swimming Club which set the tone for this Esther Williams extravaganza. Some attendees were even lucky enough to enjoy the […]

Into the Water

Women & Theatre in partnership with Moseley Road Baths produced an ambitious, site-specific community production that examined the role of water in women’s lives; presenting diverse stories of women in Balsall Health and celebrating the area’s historic swimming baths, this unique theatrical experience took place on the 13th & 14th April 2019. womenandtheatre.co.uk/project/into-the-water Into The […]

Splash Metal

In August 2019 we hosted Splash Metal, where people floated and swam to a soundtrack of Heavy Metal. As part of Home of Metals 50 years of Black Sabbath programme. homeofmetal.com/event/black-sabbath-50-years/splash-metal/