Your 60 SECOND guide to the week ahead.
SECRETS and spies are on offer at Kenilworth Castle all next week as part of the Time Travellers summer season. The secret service began in England in the 16th century and castle visitors have the chance to be recruited into the Queen's service and learn some of the skills of a spymaster spy·mas·ter
One who directs clandestine intelligence activities.
Noun 1. spymaster - someone who directs clandestine intelligence activities
master - directs the work of others . Event manager Karen Pike says: "This event will give visitors an insight into how messages and reports could be coded to enable them to be smuggled into the hands of the Queen's Spymaster." Details 01926 852078. Top castle event Russell Kane, Paul Tompkinson, Jo Neary and Mark Olver on Monday. Details 01926 523 001. THE ruins of Coventry Cathedral provide the setting tonight for a free performance based on Victor Hugo's Notre-Dame de Paris Notre-Dame de Paris (nô`trə-däm də pärē`) [Fr.,=Our Lady of Paris], cathedral church of Paris, a noble achievement of early Gothic architecture in France. . Anaikh is being staged by In Touch Productions, which has been set up by Coventry University student Kristina Laitinen (left). Gates open at 7.30pm and the performance begins at 8.30pm. Top outdoor show
STRICTLY Come Dancing's Darren Bennett and Lilia Kopylova bring the rhythms of Latin America to the Midlands as they bring their West End show Latin Fever to Birmingham Symphony Hall next week for three nights of top dancing starting on Thursday. Box office 0121 780 3333.
THERE'S spellbinding spell·bind
tr.v. spell·bound , spell·bind·ing, spell·binds
To hold under or as if under a spell; enchant or fascinate.
[Back-formation from spellbound. magic on offer this summer in Coventry as the Secret Fairy Club returns to Coventry Transport Museum The Coventry Transport Museum (formerly known as the Museum of British Road Transport) is a major motor museum, located in Coventry, England. It houses the most extensive collection of British-made road transport in the world. for its fourth year. Youngsters can learn fairy secret spells, go on fairy hunts and try some wand practice at the Sunday sessions. Details available from 07956 987783. Top fairy event Top comedy show MULTI award-winning funnyman Steve Royle headlines the Funhouse Comedy Club night at Coventry's Windmill Village Hotel tonight. The comedian, actor, writer, juggler and regular BBC radio presenters has entertained audiences all around the world with his live show. The bill also includes compere Gareth Berliner and the Scouse scouse
1. A lobscouse.
a. often Scous·er A native or resident of Liverpool, England.
b. often Scouse The dialect of English spoken in Liverpool. wit of Jamie Sutherland. Doors open at 7pm and the show starts at 8.30pm. www.funhousecomedy.co.uk
STRICTLY Come Dancing's Darren Bennett and Lilia Kopylova bring the rhythms of Latin America to the Midlands as they bring their West End show Latin Fever to Birmingham Symphony Hall next week for three nights of top dancing starting on Thursday. Box office 0121 780 3333. Russell Kane, Paul Tompkinson, Jo Neary and Mark Olver on Monday. Details 01926 523 001.