Bluebeard: the panto

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Last week saw two evening openings for performances of our hirsute panto Bluebeard, bringing the bright lights of the stage to the museum world. Audience members were given a party popper and songsheet as they entered the gallery and were … Read More

Why does Santa have a beard?

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Whilst commenting on the trustworthiness of beards, many of our visitors have remarked that “you can trust Santa and he has a beard”. Santa’s beard, is arguably the most renowned facial fluff out there. Nowadays Father Christmas and Santa Claus … Read More

Can you trust a bearded man?

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Trust trʌst/noun firm belief in the reliability, truth, or ability of someone or something. Trust, is often a difficult concept. How do you know who you can trust? Can you tell based on outward appearance? For instance, can you trust … Read More