Hitlist: Around Town

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Hitlist: Around Town

Glasgow Festival of DIY Culture
Until Sun 27 Sep, times vary. Various times and venues, across Glasgow

Be Creative
... and be your own Simon Cowell, as this series of Merchant City Festival-affiliated sessions let you record your own single. Easy on the topnotes there, Mariah.
Creation Studios, 16 Trongate, Thu 24–Sun 27 Sep

Ladyfest
Various Venues, Edinburgh www.ladyfestedinburgh.com, Fri 25–Sun 27 Sep

GCM Social
The Glasgow Craft Mafia take a well-earned break from craft fairs this month with a wee social do. Look out for ‘spicy chips and crafty shenanigans’, in that order.
Mono, Glasgow, Sun 27 Sep

Craft Guerrilla DIY Craft Evening
Edinburgh are getting in on the DIY act too, with a craft evening including starter packs.
Email lareylou@yahoo.co.uk for more info. Boda Bar, Edinburgh, Wed 30 Sep

Café Improv
Five hours of music, film and dance, including new compositions and unseen music film works. It’s all curated by Sushil Dade, and as it’s part of the Mental Health Arts and Film Festival, there are various takes on mental health woven into the programme.
CCA, Glasgow, Sun 4 Oct

Suffragism
As we run up to the 10th of October, the 100th anniversary of the historic Suffragette march through Edinburgh (look out for our feature next issue), there will be a spate of events from talks, dramatisations and discussion groups to banner-making workshops, in preparation for the anniversary march. Look for the Hitlist stars in the listings.
Various dates and locations, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Ladyfest

We know that women are great, but it's nice to have a festival to celebrate their achievements in and contribution to arts, culture and society. This year coincides with International Women's Day which is lovely. As well as workshops and discussions, Friday sees performances from Lucy Duncombe, Liene Rozite and Julia…

GCM Social

The Glasgow Craft Mafia take a well-earned break from craft fairs this month to put their feet up with spicy chips and crafty shenanigans.

Be Creative

Make like Tenacious D in the video for 'Tribute' and record your own single, although hopefully without Dave Grohl dressed as Satan getting in your way. First come first served; book on 0141 237 7653 or davidculbert@creation-studios.co.uk 'Part of the Merchant City Festival'.

Glasgow Festival of DIY Culture

Performances and events with a do-it-yersel attitude, all 'free or not-for-profit and aim to be communal, sustainable, non-elitist and fun.'

Craft Guerrilla DIY Craft Evening

Craft evening with packs available to buy to get you started in making jewellery, home accessories and more, help on hand if needed and alcohol for inspiration. Held on the last Wednesday of every month. Email lareylou@yahoo.co.uk for more info.

Ladyfest at the Bowery

Workshops in punk knitting, theatre combat, herbal creams and more, all in celebration of the XX chromosome. 'Part of Ladyfest'.

Ladyfest Gallery Walk

Walk and talk about women in art. 'Part of Ladyfest'.

Café Improv

Music, dance and film curated by Sushil K Dade (Future Pilot AKA). Booking required. 'Part of the Scottish Mental Health Arts & Film Festival 09'.

LadyFest Comedy Night

A celebration of all things funny and female, with laughs aplenty coming from Kim MacAskill, Jay Lafferty, Liz Ely, Sian Bevan and Susan Morrison. French fancies, doilies and bad taste raffle tie the night together. Part of Ladyfest

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