Moments of Light

Moments of Light

Knowsley – the Borough and the Council – is celebrating its 50th anniversary. To kick-start the  celebrations, Moments of Light will be lighting up towns and villages from 18 to 21 January 2024, bringing international street theatre performers Spark! to Halewood, Huyton, Kirkby and Prescot for an interactive live music and movement spectacular, with dynamic choreography and lighting design. Each performance will end with an eye-catching finale by outdoor arts performance specialists Walk the Plank.

The free family-friendly performances will take place on:

Thursday 18 January 2024 in Kirkby Town Centre

Performances at 4pm-4.45pm and 6.45pm-7.30pm

Friday 19 January 2024 in Huyton Village Centre

Performances at 4pm–4.45pm and 6pm–6.45pm

Saturday 20 January 2024 in Prescot Town Centre

Performance at 4pm–4.45pm and 6pm–6.45pm

Sunday 21 January 2024 at Halewood Leisure Centre

Performances at 4pm–4.30pm, 5pm- 5.30pm and 6pm–6.30pm

Following Moments of Light, Kirkby Gallery will be hosting their latest exhibition – Five – which will showcase five very different fine painting practices by artists with a connection to Knowsley. The exhibition runs from 22 January 2024 until 30 March 2024. Sophie Elsden, Paul Gatenby, Natalie Gilmore, Tony O’Connell, and Alun Roberts all feature in this unique exhibition giving visitors the opportunity to explore the practice of each artist, their ideas and techniques up close. You can view the exhibition Monday – Friday from 10am until 5pm (last entry 4.30pm) and on Saturday from 10am until 1pm (last entry 12.30pm).