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Quick Guide
Text Box: A quick guide to the large selection of Dramatic Presentations available. For a detailed description of the presentations visit the subject pages. All presentations contain wonderful images, video, music, sound effects, visual effects and are dramatically presented in costume with props.
The presentations are available in several versions to meet your event’s requirements.
Text Box: Astronomy & Space

TO SEE THE BEGINNING OF TIME  - Images from the Hubble Space Telescope.
GRAND TOUR OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM—Guide the planets, moons, asteroids, comets and  wonders of the Solar System.
MERCURY: A RELATIVE PLANET—History of the observation of the planet Mercury from mythology to latest space probes.
VENUS: PARADISE LOST—History of the observation of the planet Venus from mythology to latest space probes.
PALE BLUE DOT—The Earth viewed as a planet from the perspective of an alien scientist.
A MARS ODYSSEY- History of the observation of the planet Mars from mythology to latest space probes.
MARS: FACT & FICTION—Comparison of our view of Mars as writers thought it was and how scientists have shown it is.
WAR OF THE WORLDS—A look at H.G. Wells’ famous book and its incarnations in radio and film and the cultural effects on society.
A JUPITER ODYSSEY- History of the observation of the planet Jupiter from mythology to latest space probes.
SATURN: LORD OF THE RINGS- History of the observation of the planet Saturn from mythology to latest space probes.
UNDER MARMALADE SKIES—History of the observation of Saturn’s Moon Titan from mythology to latest space probes.
GUARDIANS OF THE RINGS—A close look at the Moons of Saturn with their varied surfaces and the relationship they have with Saturn’s rings.
URANUS: GEORGE’S PLANET—History of the observation of the planet Uranus from discovery in 1781 to latest space probes.
NEPTUNE: A CALCULATED GUESS- History of the observation of the planet Neptune from discovery to latest space probes.
OUT OF THE DARKNESS—History of the observation of the planet Pluto & Kuiper belt objects from discovery to latest space probe.
COMETS: SIGNPOSTS IN HISTORY—History of the observation of comets from mythology to latest space probes.
THE DISCOVERY OF NEW WORLDS—The story of how planets and moons have been discovered and still being discovered.
A FIRE IN THE SKY—The story of the strange explosion in Tunguska that destroyed hundreds of miles of forest was it a comet or an asteroid?
CALLING THE COSMOS—The story of the many attempts to find extraterrestrial life.
LUNATICK ASTRONOMY—The astronomical work of the Lunar Society (Matthew Boulton, James Watt, Joseph Priestley, Erasmus Darwin etc)
A STARRY NIGHT TO REMEMBER– The story of the ill fated Titanic and it’s astronomical connections.
CARL SAGAN: MAN OF THE COSMOS—A biography of the famous scientists and science populariser Carl Sagan.
MURMURS OF EARTH-The story of the gold disc that contains messages from Earth placed on two Voyager spacecraft.
INTO THE COSMIS OCEAN—The story of humankinds’ need to explore the cosmos.
THE SOLAR SYSTEM IN 3D—Images of the planets, moons and comets in 3D. 3D glasses required.
HERSCHEL’S LUNATICK FRIENDS—The story of astronomer William Herschel’s links with the members of the Lunar Society.
A LIBYAN SPACE ODYSSEY—The story of Andrew’s expedition to study the Total Solar Eclipse of 2006 from Libya.
AT THE GATES OF VALHALLE—The story of the Aurora from mythology to the latest scientific research.
BY THE LIGHTOF THE SILVERY MOON– The story of the Moon’s effect on humanity and the developments of observation and exploration.
SPACED OUT IN THE SIXTIES-The story of spaceflight and astronomy in the 1960s.
THE SKY IS NO LONGER THE LIMIT—A brief history of spaceflight focusing on the latest developments.
Text Box: Spaceflight

CHARIOTS OF FIRE—The history of rocketry.
BRITANNIA SKY—The history of Britain is space.
SPUTNIK AROUND THE WORLD IN 98 MINUTES—The story of Sputnik 1 the world’s first artificial satellite.
GEMINI:THE TWINS OF SPACE—The story of NASA’s Gemini space programme.
APOLLO: A MOON ODYSSEY—The story of the manned Moon programme from dreams to Apollo 17.
A HANDSHAKE IN ORBIT– The story of the joint US—USSR Apollo-Soyuz Test Project.
SPACEWINGS—The Story of the Space shuttle from early concepts to its retirement.
SKYWALKING LIVING IN EARTH’S ORBIT—The story of space stations from early concepts to the International Space Station.
LONG MARCH TO THE STARS—The Story of the Chinese space programme.
SETTING SAIL FOR THE STARS –The history and development of Solar Sail Spacecraft.
SOROR AD ASTRA: WOMEN IN SPACE—The story of women in astronomy and spaceflight.
SPACED OUT IN THE SIXTIES-The story of spaceflight and astronomy in the 1960s.
SPIRIT IN THE SKY: SPACEFLIGHT IN THE 1970s—The story of spaceflight in the 1970s.
THE SKY IS NO LONGER THE LIMIT—A look at the future of spaceflight.
Text Box: Titanic

TITANIC: THE RETURN OF A DREAM—The whole story of the Titanic from conception to rediscovery.
TITANIC: THE MIDLANDS’ CONNECTIONS—The story of the Titanic from a Midlands’ perspective. UPDATING AVAILABLE April 2017
BUILDING THE TITANIC—The story of the construction of the ill fated RMS Titanic.
LIFE IN THE BALANCE—Biography of first class passenger William E. Hipkins.
CARPATHIA:THE MIDNIGHT DASH—The story of the Titanic as told from the viewpoint of the RMS Carpathia that went to her aid.
CHILDREN OF THE TITANIC—The story of the children who were passengers and who worked on the Titanic.
A STARRY NIGHT TO REMEMBER -The story of the ill fated Titanic and it’s astronomical connections.
TITANIC: IMAGES OF A LEGEND—The story of the Titanic as told from images of the period.
THE TITANIC EXPRESS —The story of the train that brought passengers to the Titanic.
Text Box: History

WILFUL MURDER? - The story of the Sinking of the RMS Lusitania.
BRUNEL’S LEVIATHAN –The story of Isembard Kingdom Brunel’s ship The Great Eastern.
VULCAN’S TEMPLE—The story of Boulton and Watt’s Soho Foundry.
LUNATICK ASTRONOMY—The astronomical work of the Lunar Society (Matthew Boulton, James Watt, Joseph Priestley, Erasmus Darwin etc)
TO THE END OF THE EARTH– The story of Captain Scott’s ill fated expedition to Antarctica and his attempt to be first to the South Pole.
LIFE IN THE BALANCE—Biography of first class passenger William E. Hipkins.
LINER OF THE SKIES –The story of the Airship Hindenburg.
BATTLE OF IRON—The story of the German battleship Bismarck.
WHEN THE LIGHTS WENT OUT BIRMINGHAM GOES TO WAR—The story of Birmingham during World War 2.
KEEPING THE TROOPS ON TRACK—The story of Metro-Cammell and its activities during the second world war.
THE POWER OF BALANCE– The story of the firm of W.&T. Avery Limited during the First World War.
WAR IN THE BALANCE—The story of W.& T. Avery during the Second World War.
F.A.B.:THE STORY OF THUNDERBIRDS—The story of the famous TV series Thunderbirds.
TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY HISTORY STUDIES—A History of the 21st century as seen from the eyes of a 24th century lecturer.
APOLLO: A MOON ODYSSEY—The story of the manned Moon programme from dreams to Apollo 17.
COMETS: SIGNPOSTS IN HISTORY—History of the observation of comets from mythology to latest space probes.
THE DISCOVERY OF NEW WORLDS—The story of how planets and moons have been discovered and still being discovered.
A FIRE IN THE SKY—The story of the strange explosion in Tunguska that destroyed hundreds of miles of forest was it a comet or an asteroid?
URANUS GEORGE’S PLANET—History of the observation of the planet Uranus from discovery in 1781 to latest space probes.
LUNATICK ASTRONOMY—The astronomical work of the Lunar Society (Matthew Boulton, James Watt, Joseph Priestley, Erasmus Darwin etc)
A STARRY NIGHT TO REMEMBER– The story of the ill fated Titanic and it’s astronomical connections.
WAR OF THE WORLDS—A look at H.G. Wells’ famous book and its incarnations in radio and film and the cultural effects on society.
CHARIOTS OF FIRE—The history of Rocketry.
SEARCHING FOR MISTER HIPKINS—A look at how Andrew Lound researched the life of William Hipkins.
HERSCHEL’S LUNATICK FRIENDS—The story of astronomer William Herschel’s links with the members of the Lunar Society.
SPACED OUT IN THE SIXTIES-The story of spaceflight and astronomy in the 1960s.
SPIRIT IN THE SKY SPACEFLIGHT IN THE 1970s—The story of spaceflight in the 1970s.
WEIGHING THE WORLD—The Story of the Birmingham Firm of W. & T. Avery Limited.
W. & T. AVERY THE VICTORIAN WEIGH—The development of the Birmingham firm of W & t Avery and how they became a household name.
THE LOST WORLD OF SOHO FOUNDRY—A photographic history of Soho Foundry accompanied by music.
Text Box: Soho Foundry 

VULCAN’S TEMPLE—The story of Boulton and Watt’s Soho Foundry.
THE LOST WORLD OF SOHO FOUNDRY—A photographic history of Soho Foundry accompanied by music.
WEIGHING THE WORLD—The Story of the Birmingham Firm of W. & T. Avery Limited.
LIFE IN THE BALANCE—Biography of first class passenger William E. Hipkins.
THE POWER OF BALANCE– The story of the firm of W.&T. Avery Limited during the First World War.
WAR IN THE BALANCE—The story of W.& T. Avery during the Second World War.

Text Box: First World War

WILFUL MURDER? - The story of the Sinking of the RMS Lusitania.
THE ODYSSEY OF TOMMY ATKINS (DUO) - Two person presentation on the life of a typical British soldier in the First World War.
THE ODYSSEY OF TOMMY ATKINS (SINGLE) - One person presentation of the life of a typical British soldier in the First World War.
TOMMY ATKINS SCHOOL VISIT - Presentation on the life of a typical British soldier in the First World War.
THE POWER OF BALANCE– The story of the firm of W.&T. Avery Limited during the First World War.
Text Box: Photographic

TO SEE THE BEGINNING OF TIME  - Images from the Hubble Space Telescope.
THE LOST WORLD OF SOHO FOUNDRY—A photographic history of Soho Foundry accompanied by music.
PALE BLUE DOT—The Earth viewed as a planet from the perspective of an alien scientist.
TITANIC: IMAGES OF A LEGEND—The story of the Titanic as told from images of the period.
BEYOND THE BLUE HORIZON—A Photographic history through the Solar System & Beyond.
AT THE GATES OF VALHALLE—The story of the Aurora from mythology to the latest scientific research.
SPACE ON CANVAS– A picturesque look at the history of space art.
Text Box: Duo Presentations

THE ODYSSEY OF TOMMY ATKINS—The story of a generic soldier and his wife Alice.
ABRAHAM VAN HELSING & THE LAST VAMPYR— The legendary Vampyre hunter takes on his last Vampyre—A Countess. (Adult audience only)
RESSURECTIONIST & CADAVER—A notorious grave robber discusses his trade—while he works!
VICTOR FRANKENSTEIN & MARY SHELLEY—The real Dr. Frankenstein meets the great author and reveal the secret behind the book.
LIFE OF THE AMATEUR ASTRONOMER—Andrew and his able assistant, discusses the ups & downs of amateur astronomy (Adult audience only)
WILLIAM & CAROLINE HERSCHEL—The famous brother & sister astronomical partnership discuss their work and relationship.
HEATHCLIFFE & CATHY EARNSHAW— The passionate couple from Wuthering heights confront each other on stage. (Adult audience only)
COUNT DRACULA & MINA HARKER—The Count and Mina discuss their unlikely partnership.
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Text Box: Philatelic

A PHILATELIC SPACE  ODYSSEY—The history of space exploration told through postage stamps
Text Box: Railway Presentations

THE TITANIC EXPRESS —The story of the train that brought passengers to the Titanic.
KEEPING THE TROOPS ON TRACK—The story of Metro-Cammell and its activities during the second world war.
Text Box: Family History/Genealogical

SEARCHING FOR MR. HIPKINS—The Complex and challenging research to trace the life of W.E. Hipkins, Titanic victim from Birmingham.
Text Box: TOP 12 BOOKED PRESENTATIONS
1 Titanic The Midlands’ Connections / RMS Titanic Made In the Midlands
2 Titanic: The Return of A Dream
3 The Odyssey of Tommy Atkins 
4 When The Lights Went Out—Birmingham Goes To War
5 Out Of The Darkness—Pluto & The Outer Worlds 
6 To The End of the Earth-Scott and the Antarctic 
7 To See The Beginning of Time 
8 Liner of the Skies—The Story of the Hindenburg
9 Lunatick Astronomy
10 Life In The Balance
11 Comets: Signposts In History
12 War In The Balance-Avery’s in the Second World War