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Museum of Richmond
Celebrating 800 Years of St Mary Magdalene

FREE EXHIBITION

The Museum of Richmond's upcoming exhibition, 'Celebrating 800 Years of St. Mary Magdalene at the Heart of Richmond', will explore the history of the town's historic parish church.

This exhibition has been developed in partnership with the Richmond Team Ministry, and will be held in both the Museum and the Church itself...

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Jul-Jan
20-25
   

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Orleans House Gallery
Contemplations

Artists Viviana Gonzáles Méndez, Christiane Haag and Barbara Karsch-Chaïeb contemplate the connections in landscape and nature. Observing natural and urban landscape and the periphery in between builds the foundation of their work.

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Oct-Jan
10-19
   

Orleans House Gallery
A Unique Vision: Outsider and Self-Taught Art

Over the last 2 decades, Orleans House Gallery has worked closely with the Henry Boxer Gallery to showcase pioneering displays of outsider and visionary art. This autumn, the Richmond-based dealer and collector Henry Boxer returns with new and familiar self-taught artists and works to engage and enlighten -- each offering a unique vision, from the occult to the mediumistic.

Take this ...

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Nov-Feb
1-16
   

Orange Tree Theatre
BARB JUNGR

Orange Tree favourite Barb Jungr makes a welcome return this winter. Since her last visit, her reputation as "one of the world's great cabaret singers" (Time Out New York) may have gone to her head, as she will now only sing songs by writers whose names start with the letter B. But this means she can return to two colossi of popular song, whose writing has helped define her whole career. more information about BARB JUNGR

Nov-Jan
22-11
   

Teddington Theatre Club
King Arthur in Space - the Panto

By Loz Keal

An old fashioned, futuristic pantomime for children of all ages

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Coming this Christmas... In a galaxy that isn't very far away...

Join us for TTC's annual pantomime - cheer the clean-cut Arthur and space vixen Gwen, boo the evil and greedy Mrs Morgan and her comedy henchmen as we re-imagine the Arthurian legend with added ...

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December
7-14
   

Richmond Shakespeare Society
A CHRISTMAS CAROL

Ebenezer Scrooge is a cruel and selfish money lender who on Christmas Eve is visited by four ghosts who take him on a journey through his past, present and future, to discover how he got to be so horrid, and work out if it's ever too late to change your ways. RSS brings you a new adaptation of this classic heart-warming story.

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December
7-14
   

Rugby Football Union (RFU)
Varsity Match 2019

Since 1872, The Varsity Match has formed one of the world's oldest sporting rivalries between Oxford and Cambridge universities. The Varsity Match is played at Twickenham Stadium, the Home of England Rugby.

more information about Varsity Match 2019

December
Thursday
12
11:30am  

Normansfield Theatre
Normansfield Christmas Carol Concert

Join us as we celebrate Christmas with our traditional mix of carols from the marvellous Marble Hill Singers followed a lively performance from the Chirpy Cheeps. All proceeds from this concert go to the Down's Syndrome Association.

We'll have a raffle on the night.

More information

  • Featuring the Marble Hill Singers and the Chirpy Cheeps
  • Tickets £10 from 0333 1212 300 or online
  • Details

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December
Friday
13
7:30pm  

Richmond Ramblers
ACROSS the BOROUGH of RICHMOND

Moderate 10 miles / 16.1 km

Linear walk from Hammersmith to Putney via towpath and then following Beverley Brook to Richmond Park. Cafe/picnic lunch at Roehampton Gate.

Then across the Park via Pen Ponds to Ham Gate, and along towpath to Richmond Station.

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December
Saturday
14
10am  

Museum of Richmond
Creative Mindfulness: Drawing workshop for adults - Princess Mary's gift boxes

Be inspired by the Museum's collections and take some time to be mindful, observe and draw, leaving the workshop with your own original pieces to treasure.

Each workshop is led by a local artist and will have a different theme, exploring a different element of the Borough's history.

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December
Saturday
14
10:30am  

Richmond Community Choir
Christmas concert featuring the Martineau Brass Quintet

Richmond Community Choir's regular Christmas concert is this coming Saturday (14 December) featuring the Martineau Brass Quintet, at All Hallows Church in Chertsey Road.

  • £5 including mince pies.

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December
Saturday
14
7pm  

Orange Tree Theatre
CANDIDA

Eugene believes in love, free-thinking and liberation: James in social justice for all and conventional married life for himself. Candida believes in her own strength and her right to run her life as she wants.

A young man with the soul of a poet clashes with a popular Socialist preacher and threatens his domestic happiness. Only Candida can decide who is the stronger - and who's to be the winner.

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December
14-29
   

TwickFolk
Georgia Lewis Trio: 21st Century trad.

Georgia Lewis is a folk singer and avid accordionist from the depths of Wiltshire.

Exploring folk tales old and new, she's a BBC Radio 2 Folk Award nominee and winner of the Future of Young Folk Award. Classically trained, Georgia studied for her degree in Professional Musicianship at the Brighton Institute of Modern Music and, inspired by singer Sheila Chandra, travelled to India ...

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December
Sunday
15
7:45pm  

The Exchange
Starcatcher Productions Presents Sleeping Beauty

Join Prince Florin, Nurse Nanny Nelly and Jingles the Jester as they attempt to save Princess Beauty from Malifica's curse, in Starcatcher Production's Sleeping Beauty; The Pantomime of your dreams.

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December
Monday
16
2pm  

Richmond Ramblers
RICHMOND to NORBITON

Leisurely 5 miles / 8 km

Linear walk along Richmond riverside, up steep hill to Pembroke Lodge, Richmond Park for lunch.

Across Park via Pen Ponds and Isabella Plantation and through Kingston Gate to Norbiton Station.

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December
Wednesday
18
10:45am  

Eel Pie Club
CHRISTMAS PARTY!! THE EEL PIE ALL-STARS

The Eel Pie Club Christmas Party is now famous! Great music, great fun, free mince pies and mulled wine (if you get there early enough), and 'the best party in town'. The Eel Pie All-Stars are Don Craine and Keith Grant (Downliners Sect), Robin Bibi (ex Pretty Things), Alan Glen (formerly with The Yardbirds), Chris Hunt (Lonnie Donegan Band, The Bruvvers), Dave Lennox (formerly with Blodwyn Pig) PLUS a host of guest musicians.

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December
Wednesday
18
8pm  

TwickFolk
Christmas Singaround: bring a song or two, join in, or just come and listen!

Another of our popular singaround evenings. Expect anything from sea shanties to psychedelia, with a mix of original songs, traditional songs and covers of well known and less known songs. Some per...

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December
Sunday
22
7:45pm  

Harlequin Football Club
Harlequins vs. Leicester Tigers

Harlequins vs. Leicester Tigers in this Gallagher Premiership Rugby match.

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December
Saturday
28
4:30pm  

Rugby Football Union (RFU)
Big Game 12

Expect fireworks and plenty of razzle dazzle rugby at London's biggest rugby party this winter as Harlequins face Leicester Tigers on Saturday 28 December (KO 4.30pm). Bring family and friends to enjoy a great fun Christmas festival.

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December
Saturday
28
   

Bearcat Comedy Club
NEW YEAR'S EVE PARTY

  • Boxer. Hairdresser. Actor (Eastenders) and Brilliant Comedian RICKY GROVER
  • Finally to be seen on "Live at the Apollo"... One of the Funniest Human Beings around ... PAUL McCAFFREY
  • Man of the People. Reluctant Messiah... O-Level woodwork... It can only be ... OTIZ CANNELLONI

Followed by DANCIN' TILL 1.30am

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December
Tuesday
31
8pm  

Twickenham Choral Society
Christmas concert - Poulenc and Honegger

Still within the twelve days of Christmas, Twickenham Choral performs Honegger's intriguing Christmas Cantata, based on popular and liturgical themes and notable for its medley of traditional carols in French, German and Latin.

On either side are heard Poulenc's two best-loved choral works, the Gloria and the Stabat Mater, both reflecting his deep and joyful faith, solemn and exuberant in turn.

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January
Saturday
4
7:30pm  

Normansfield Theatre
New Year In Old Vienna

Patron: The Right Hon. Sir Vince Cable MP

Greet the New Year with the wonderful and enduring music of Johann Strauss ll, Franz Lehar, Robert Stolz, Mozart and others including a special item from Sir Edward Elgar.

With performers: Helen Clutterbuck, soprano; John Holland-Avery, baritone; Tony Lamb, clarinet; Tom Higgins, piano

This is a fund-raising concert ...

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January
Saturday
4
7:30pm  

Poetry Performance
Poetry at the Adelaide

An open mic evening where poets have an opportunity to read out their work. The compare is Bob Sheed, an established poet. People are welcome to just come and sit and listen.

The Adelaide pub is in Park Road, Teddington, and we use a room upstairs. It's £2 entry, and we urge people to buy a drink at the bar.

More Information

  • From 6 to 8 pm
  • Any enquiries, call 07906 813795

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January
Sunday
5
6pm  

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TwickFolk
New Year Singaround: Informal, unplugged song circle

Another of our popular singaround evenings. Expect anything from sea shanties to psychedelia, with a mix of original songs, traditional songs and covers of well known and less known songs. Some per...

More information

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January
Sunday
5
7:45pm  

Richmond Film Society
The White Crow

RFS's first film of 2020 is Ralph Fiennes' acclaimed biographical drama, which captures the raw physicality and brilliance of Rudolf Nureyev, whose escape to the West stunned the world at the height of the Cold War. The film tells Nureyev's dramatic story from his humble beginnings to his defection in 1961, when he was the world's most famous male ballet dancer. The period is immaculately reconstructed.

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January
Tuesday
7
8pm  

Eel Pie Club
BAD DAY BLUES BAND

Receiving Radio airplay throughout 2018 and 2019 on BBC Radio 2, BBC Bluenotes, A-Radio Rock (Brazil) and many other international radio stations with their latest single, Hurricane, the UK's hottest new rock 'n' blues band are taking the world by storm!

Featuring a unique mix of classic blues harp, entwined bass and lead vocals, dirty guitar and driving rhythm, Bad Day ...

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January
Thursday
9
8pm  

Twickenham Cinema Club
Withnail and I (1987)

£6.00 plus £1.15 fee

Bruce Robinson's novel brought to the screen in a celebrated story of two luckless actors, played by the excellent Richard E Grant and Paul McGann, whose 'holiday by mistake' takes them from a scruffy Camden flat to the wilds of the Lake District. Sheer comedy genius has made this a celebrated British cult classic - with ...

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January
Wednesday
15
7:30pm  

Richmond Shakespeare Society
A LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT

Telling of one family and its self-discovery over the course of a long August day in 1912, when James Tyrone, a hugely successful immigrant Irish actor has retreated with his wife and two sons to their Connecticut seaside home.

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January
18-25
   

TwickFolk
Showcase: Craig Joiner Floor Spots

Craig Joiner has been a professional musician for over 25 years, writing songs recorded by the likes of Heart, Bonnie Tyler, Eddie Money and Steps. Surprisingly, 2019 marks the first ever Craig Joiner solo album. Craig's musical journey began in 1987 as a member of Romeo's Daughter. Their self-titled debut on Jive Records was produced by the legendary Robert 'Mutt' Lange (Def ...

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January
Sunday
19
7:45pm  

Richmond Film Society
Capernaum

RFS's Season continues with Nadine Labaki's endearing and heart-wrenching drama. A young Lebanese boy runs away from his negligent parents and is befriended by an Ethiopian immigrant; he then, in turn, looks after her infant. Ultimately imprisoned for a violent crime, he sues his parents for giving birth to him and seeks justice in a courtroom.

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January
Tuesday
21
8pm  

Rugby Football Union (RFU)
An evening with Tom Kerridge

After the success of last Spring's inaugural event, we are delighted to welcome back Tom Kerridge and his team to Twickenham for another special event. A chance to enjoy a wonderful three course dinner with Q&A from Tom throughout where he will be sharing stories and ideas from his new book which will also be part of his new BBC series which starts in January. Former England and ...

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January
Tuesday
21
   

Teddington Theatre Club
Amadeus

By Peter Shaffer

Music, power, jealousy and the genius of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, a rowdy young prodigy, arrives in Vienna determined to make a splash. Awestruck by his genius, court composer Antonio Salieri has the power to promote his talent or destroy it. Seized by obsessive jealousy he begins a war with Mozart, with ...

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January
25-31
   

Harlequin Football Club
Harlequins vs. Saracens

Harlequins vs. Saracens in this Gallagher Premiership Rugby match.

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January
Sunday
26
3pm  

Richmond Concert Society
The Tallis Scholars (choir)

  • Taverner: Leroy Kyrie
  • Tallis: Suscipe quaeso
  • Sheppard: Our father, Beata nobis guadia
  • Taverner: Ave dei patris
  • Byrd: Laudibus in sanctis
  • Gibbons: O clap your hands, Lift up your heads, O Lord in your wrath
  • Purcell: O God, thou art my God, O Lord God of hosts, I was glad

The Tallis Scholars is a British professional ...

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January
Tuesday
28
7:45pm  

The Exchange
Manford Comedy Club

Manford's Comedy Club was launched by comedian Jason Manford and his brother Colin just over two years ago. The idea was to bring comedians from the UK circuit to small towns and cities across the country for a night of live comedy. The show features up and coming performers as well as more well-known names and are all personally chosen by Jason himself. The aim of the pop up shows is ...

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January
Friday
31
8pm  

Poetry Performance
Poetry at the Adelaide

An open mic evening where poets have an opportunity to read out their work. The compare is Bob Sheed, an established poet. People are welcome to just come and sit and listen.

The Adelaide pub is in Park Road, Teddington, and we use a room upstairs. It's £2 entry, and we urge people to buy a drink at the bar.

More Information

  • From 6 to 8 pm
  • Any enquiries, call 07906 813795

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February
Sunday
2
6pm  

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The Arts Society Richmond
The Magic of Prague: Czech Art and Culture

Speaker: Gavin Plumley

Profile Gavin is a writer and broadcaster who has appeared on BBC Radio 3, BBC Radio 4 and has contributed to newspapers, magazines and opera and concert programmes worldwide. He lectures widely about the culture of Central Europe during the 19th and 20th centuries. Recently he has given talks to the Royal Opera House, the National Gallery, the ...

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February
Tuesday
4
8pm  

The Arts Society Richmond
The English Domestic Revival: Country House Architecture of the 19th Century

Speaker: Christopher Rogers

Profile Chris read Geography at Oxford and taught Geography. Formerly he was Head of Geography at Downe House School Newbury. He became interested in country house architecture whilst at Oxford and he has lectured on the subject ever since. He has regularly led 5-day summer courses for Marlborough College Summer School. Chris also lectures for the National Trust.

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February
Tuesday
4
8pm  

Richmond Film Society
Foxtrot

A moving and complex study in grief. An affluent Tel Aviv couple are informed by the Israeli military authorities that their son has died in the line of duty. Several hours later, they are notified that there has been a mix-up....

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February
Tuesday
4
8pm  

Twickenham Cinema Club
Blithe Spirit (1945)

£6.00 plus £1.15 fee

As Noel Coward's play hits the London stage again in 2020, this 'glorious Technicolor' version, directed by David Lean, features Rex Harrison, Margaret Rutherford and Constance Cummings. A novelist invites friends to dinner and dabbles with the services of a medium (Rutherford) who summons up his late first wife, Elvira, with chaotic results.

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February
Wednesday
5
7:30pm  

Normansfield Theatre
Pink Proms 2020

Pink Proms 2020

Saturday, 8 February 2020 at 7.30pm

Admission: FREE but seats must be pre-booked below or call 0333 1212 300

The Pink Proms is being held on 8 February at Normansfield Theatre. This year will feature the London Gay Symphonic Winds, and will be hosted by: The Staff LGBT Equality

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February
Saturday
8
7:30pm  

Eel Pie Club
BLUESCLUB (dedicated to Alan Rogan)

BluesClub is an All-Star band who have a combined love for the Blues of America from the 1930s to the '70s. Their set list includes songs from artists as varied as Leadbelly, Son House and Charley Patton, to Slim Harpo, Sonny Boy Williamson, John Lee Hooker, Taj Mahal and Canned Heat

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The star line-up is Guy Fletcher (Dire Straits

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February
Thursday
13
8pm  

Harlequin Football Club
Harlequins vs. London Irish

Harlequins vs. London Irish in this Gallagher Premiership Rugby match.

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February
Saturday
15
3pm  

Richmond Film Society
One Cut Of The Dead

A minor movie latched on to at the Udine Far East Film Festival, went on to become an international hit and one of the biggest grossing Japanese films of recent years, A multi- film film and the funniest zombie movie you will ever see!

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February
Tuesday
18
8pm  

The Exchange
Strong Women Science

StrongWomen Science is a new circus science show starring two women scientists turned circus performers. (Aoife is an engineer, Maria an environmental scientist.)

Ever wanted to know how you balance a chair on your chin, if you can juggle liquid, or how circus performers eat fire? StrongWomen Aoife and Maria reveal the scientific secrets behind their astounding tricks. In a fun, lively ...

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February
Thursday
20
1:30pm  

The Exchange
Strong Women Science

StrongWomen Science is a new circus science show starring two women scientists turned circus performers. (Aoife is an engineer, Maria an environmental scientist.)

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February
Thursday
20
4pm  

Normansfield Theatre
Don Pasquale

The story of Don Pasquale revolves around a classic comedic premise: a young couple in love schemes to thwart the inappropriate plans of a pompous old man, who wants to marry the girl himself.

The very elderly and very rich bachelor, Don Pasquale, has demanded that his nephew and heir, Ernesto, breaks up with his penniless widow of a girlfriend, Norina, and marry a woman that Don ...

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February
Sunday
23
7:30pm  

Rugby Football Union (RFU)
Guinness Six Nations 2020 - England v Ireland

England will be looking to repeat their stunning victory in Dublin where Eddie Jones' tactical kicking game plan worked to perfection. With Owen Farrell on top form and Henry Slade scoring twice, England secured an impressive 32-20 victory.

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February
Sunday
23
 

Teddington Theatre Club
The Revlon Girl

By Neil Anthony Docking

A heart-wrenching story of how lipstick brings hope

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Set eight months after the death of 116 children in the Aberfan disaster of 1966, The Revlon Girl tells the real-life story of a group of bereaved mothers who met every week, to support each other.

Realising they'd let themselves go but afraid of local gossip, ...

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February
23-29
   

Richmond Concert Society
English Chamber Orchestra

  • Peter Warlock: Capriol Suite
  • Mozart: Violin Concerto in D, K218
  • Robin Holloway: Ode for four winds and strings
  • Haydn: Symphony No. 44 in E minor,

Leader: Stephanie Gonley

The English Chamber Orchestra is the most recorded chamber orchestra in the world, its discography containing 860 recordings of over 1,500 works by more ...

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February
Tuesday
25
7:45pm  

Eel Pie Club
LEAF HOUND

A rare Club appearance for this cult UK rock band!

Led by original vocalist, Peter French (also of original and recent Atomic Rooster fame), Leaf Hound was a product of the SW London rock scene of the late 60s which spawned the likes of Free and other blues-rock acts, and their 1971 Growers of Mushroom album has achieved massive cult status and now exchanges hands for over £6,000...

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February
Thursday
27
8pm  

Harlequin Football Club
Harlequins vs. Exeter Chiefs

Harlequins vs. Exeter Chiefs in this Gallagher Premiership Rugby match.

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February
Saturday
29
3pm  

Twickenham Cinema Club
I, Tonya (2017)

£6.00 plus £1.15 fee

Gritty, based-on-real-life events story of Tonya Harding's journey from a tough upbringing in 'red neck' America to the Olympic ice rink, with superb performances by Margot Robbie and Allison Janney.

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March
Wednesday
4
7:30pm  

Rugby Football Union (RFU)
Guinness Six Nations 2020 - England v Wales

Welcoming Wales to Twickenham always delivers an exciting game of rugby with the vocal travelling supporters ensuring an electric atmosphere. England will of course be looking to avenge their defeat in the competition from 2019 when Eddie Jones' tactical kicking game plan, that had worked so effectively against Ireland, came unstuck.

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March
Saturday
7
 

Teddington Theatre Club
Cause Celebre

By Terence Rattigan

What chance for justice when the public wants its pound of flesh?

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Terence Rattigan's final play is based on the true story of Alma Rattenbury, who in 1935 stood trial with her 18 year old lover for the murder of her older husband. Her counterpoint is the fictional Edith Davenport, steely chairwoman of the jury, whose own ...

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March
7-13
   

March
Wednesday
11
 

Eel Pie Club
CYRIL DAVIES TRIBUTE

Some of the finest musicians in the UK will pay tribute to the music of Cyril Davies and Alexis Korner and the release in 1963 of 'Country Line Special/Chicago Calling'. This annual All-Star event is one of the most popular in the Eel Pie Club calendar. The Alan Glen/John O'Leary All-Stars are: Alan Glen (Yardbirds, Nine Below Zero), Tim Hain (Jamside Up/The Incredible Blues Puppies...

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March
Thursday
12
8pm  

Harlequin Football Club
Harlequins vs. Sale Sharks

Harlequins vs. Sale Sharks in this Gallagher Premiership Rugby match.

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March
Friday
20
 

Richmond Shakespeare Society
THE DUCHESS OF MALFI

Webster's stunning tragedy explores class and gender inequality, misogyny, madness and murder in a High Renaissance court. Recent exposés of toxic masculinity by the #MeToo movement provide one the many contemporary resonances of the play. This adaptation transports the drama to a wealthy 'Mafia' family, set against the backdrop of a 1960s Italian film studio and the Vatican.

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March
21-28
   

Richmond Concert Society
Tre Voci (Ruby Hughes - soprano, Natalie Clein - cello, Julius Drake - piano)

  • Kodály: Sonatina
  • Bach: Öffne dich, mein ganzes Herze
  • Bach/Britten: Spiritual Songs
  • Tavener: Thrinos for solo cello, Akhmatova Songs
  • Brahms: Two Songs, Op. 91
  • Janáček: Pohádka
  • Schubert: Songs for voice, cello and piano

Ruby Hughes began her musical studies as a cellist graduating from the ...

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March
Tuesday
24
7:45pm  

Eel Pie Club
DAVE KELLY BAND

Dave Kelly is known as Britain's finest blues slide guitarist, as well as being an excellent vocalist. He is joint lead singer in The Blues Band of which he was a founder member with Paul Jones.

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March
Thursday
26
8pm  

Normansfield Theatre
Der Fliegende Hollander

(The Flying Dutchman) by Richard Wagner

Featuring Rose Opera Orchestra and Chorus

A ghost captain (the 'Flying Dutchman') is cursed to roam the seas forever, coming ashore only once every seven years. Only if he finds a wife who loves him truly whilst he is ashore can he be freed from this eternal fate. Senta, the daughter of another sea captain, wants to be that wife...

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March
27-29
   

Eel Pie Club
KYLA BROX

Blues and soul become inextricably entwined in award-winning singer-songwriter, Kyla Brox, whose raw talent has seen her described as "the finest female blues singer of her generation". Winner of the 2018 UK Blues Challenge, Kyla had the honour of representing the UK in Memphis at the 2019 International Blues Challenge, as well as the European event in the Azores. In a huge nod to her ongoing...

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April
Thursday
2
8pm  

The Arts Society Richmond
So The Do Cook After All! - Ravilios, Bawden and the Great Bardfield Artists

Speaker: Jo Walton

While Bawden and Ravilious saw active service as War Artists (Ravilious dying in 1942), other artists captured the soon-to-change world of rural England through the Recording Britain project. By the mid-1950s a diverse, innovative but highly creative group had made Bardfield their home - much to the bemusement of the local villagers, who found the ...

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April
Tuesday
7
8pm  

Eel Pie Club
EEL PIE CLUB 20TH BIRTHDAY - Eel Pie All-Stars

The Eel Pie Club is 20 years old in April and we are having a party to celebrate.

  • £14 (£12 Members)

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April
Thursday
9
8pm  

Richmond Concert Society
Quartetto Adorno (string quartet)

  • Beethoven: String Quartet in A minor, Op. 132
  • Puccini: Crisantemi
  • Zemlinsky: String Quartet No. 3

In 2017 Quartetto Adorno won the Third Prize (First Prize not awarded), the Special Prize for the best performance of a contemporary piece and the Public's Prize at the International String Quartet Competition "XI Premio Paolo Borciani". During the thirty-...

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April
Tuesday
14
7:45pm  

Harlequin Football Club
Harlequins vs. Northampton Saints

Harlequins vs. Northampton Saints in this Gallagher Premiership Rugby match.

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April
Friday
17
 

Rugby Football Union (RFU)
The Clash

One of the biggest derby games is back when Bath Rugby take on Wasps in The Clash at Twickenham Stadium. Watch outstanding rugby with great entertainment on the greatest stage.

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April
Saturday
18
   

Eel Pie Club
CATFISH

UK and British Blues Award winners Catfish have carved a reputation for themselves as an excellent live band with a phenomenal frontman in 24 year old guitarist/vocalist Matt Long who plays with a real passion for the blues.

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April
Thursday
23
8pm  

Harlequin Football Club
Harlequins vs. Bath Rugby

Harlequins vs. Bath Rugby in this Gallagher Premiership Rugby match.

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April
Friday
24
 

Normansfield Theatre
Festival Showcase

Richmond Upon Thames Performing Arts present Festival Showcase

There will be a selection of outstanding and entertaining items in Music, Speech and Drama from the 2020 Festival.

More information

  • Tickets are £7 at the door or (£5 for Senior Concessions) Patrons, active Stewards, Teachers of those performing and under 16s are free).
  • Details

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April
Sunday
26
2:30pm  

Richmond Shakespeare Society
SUMMERLAND

The year is 1869. The place is New York City. The dust is settling after the carnage and destruction of the American Civil War and, on Broadway, William H Mumler has set up his photography studio with his wife Katherine. Although he charges high prices he has many clients, especially among the rich and famous of the city. For William H Mumler is no ordinary photographer... RSS is proud to present the first European production of Arlitia Jones' thrilling and suspenseful play.

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May
2-9
   

Eel Pie Club
GARY FLETCHER BAND

A founder and ever-present member of The Blues Band with Paul Jones, Gary has appeared with and/or recorded with Peter Green, Maggie Bell, Van Morrison, John Mayall, Long John Baldry, Guy Barker, Bernie Marsden, Micky Moody, Kim Simmonds, Henry McCullough, Zoot Money, Nat Adderley, Guy Barker etc.

The music straddles blues, Americana and folk, playing guitar, slide, banjo, mandolin and ...

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May
Thursday
7
8pm  

Richmond Opera
The Dragon of Wantley

After sellout shows of King Arthur in November, Richmond Opera are returning to Normansfield Theatre with the Dragon of Wantley in May 2020.

Wantley village near Sheffield is terrorised a child-gobbling dragon, and local hero Moore of Moorehall is entreated to put his drinking and womanising aside to take matters in hand. His methods are unorthodox to say the least...

This ...

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May
8-10
   

Teddington Theatre Club
Loot

By Joe Orton

Riotous slapstick meets dubious morals in Orton's outrageous comic masterpiece

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Two young friends stash the proceeds of a bank robbery in an occupied coffin, attempting to hide their spoils from the attentions of a psychopathic policeman, a serial-killer nurse and a grieving widower. In the ensuing comic carnage, Orton creates a ...

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May
9-15
   

Richmond Concert Society
Sacha Rattle (clarinet)

  • Hindemith: Clarinet Sonata
  • Debussy: Pemière Rhapsodie
  • Bernstein: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
  • Schumann: Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70
  • Berg: Four Pieces for Clarinet and Piano, Op. 5
  • Brahms: Sonata in F minor, Op. 120 No. 1

Zeynep and Sacha first met in 2005 in Oberlin Conservatory, studying the Mozart Kegelstatt Trio with ...

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May
Tuesday
19
7:45pm  

Eel Pie Club
THE ROLLIN' STONED

"The Best Rock 'n' Roll Tribute Band in The World", this magnificent band returns to The Eel Pie Club for two hours of nostalgia playing the best of 1964-1969.

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May
Thursday
21
8pm  

The Arts Society Richmond
Bath

The Holbourne Museum and the American Museum.

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May
Thursday
21
 

Rugby Football Union (RFU)
HSBC London Sevens

Twickenham Stadium is hosting the penultimate leg of the World Rugby HSBC Sevens Series and it's set to be a weekend full of excitement as the series nears its conclusion. One of the final tournaments stops Tokyo 2020, join us for a weekend of great rugby, food, entertainment and music in a carnival atmosphere at The Home of England Rugby. The event takes place over 2 days on the Spring Bank Holiday in May.

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May
23-24
   

Harlequin Football Club
Harlequins vs. Wasps

Harlequins vs. Wasps in this Gallagher Premiership Rugby match.

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May
Friday
29
 

Richmond Concert Society
Benjamin Grosvenor (piano)

  • Rameau: Gavotte and Variations
  • Beethoven: Piano Sonata in E flat, Op. 7
  • Liszt: Ballade No. 2, Valses oubliées Nos. 1 and 2
  • Berceuse Valse de l'opéra de Charles Gounod

British pianist Benjamin Grosvenor is internationally recognised for his electrifying performances, distinctive sound and insightful interpretations. His virtuosic ...

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June
Tuesday
9
7:45pm  

Teddington Theatre Club
Teechers

By John Godber

An A* classroom comedy from one of Britain's most popular playwrights

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This frantic play within a play sees students Gail, Hobby and Salty pay homage to their idealistic drama teacher Mr Nixon in an end-of-term play.

depicts life in a modern school with all its social politics for both teachers and students alike. Far too many characters ...

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June
14-20
   

Eel Pie Club
Slim Chance

Slim Chance has its origin in the early 70's, formed by the legendary and brilliant songwriter, Ronnie Lane, who had been a mainstay of both the Small Faces and The Faces.

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June
Thursday
18
8pm  

Teddington Theatre Club
Gypsy

Book by Arthur LaurentsMusic by Jule StyneLyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Breaking out and breaking free. The musical story of Miss Gypsy Rose Lee

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Gypsy - the multi-award winning musical based on the true story of Rose Thompson Hovick and her daughters June and Louise as they struggle to succeed in show business. Follow the flourishing of Louise, as she ...

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Jun-Jul
27-3
   

The Arts Society Richmond
The World of the Bayeux Tapestry

Speaker: Rupert Willoughby

Profile Rupert is a prize-winning historian who specialises in the domestic and social life of the past. He read History at the University of London and is the author of the best-selling Life in Medieval England , of guides to castles owned by English Heritage and Hampshire County Council, and of a series of popular histories of places, ...

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July
Tuesday
7
8pm  

The Arts Society Richmond
The Magic of Pantomime

Speaker: Ian Gledhill

Profile Ian has had a very varied career, from designing underground railways as an engineer for London Transport to appearing in pantomime with Julian Clary. In between he has worked in travel and tourism, music publishing, television, and especially the theatre where he has been an actor, director, set designer, stage manager and opera translator...

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December
Tuesday
1
8pm  

Richmond Shakespeare Society
DREAM

The Young Actors' Company enter a world of higher nature, supernature and illusion, as they invite you to join them in Shakespeare's eternal tale of truth and beauty. The premise of this ever-popular work is taken forward in a new creation, perfectly suited to our time, and engineered for your magical mystery and delight.

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February
21-24