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Kids OK
Feb-Sep
1-5
   

Museum of Richmond
Queen's Road: 500 Years of History - CLOSED

The Museum of Richmond is celebrating over 500 years of Richmond's social history through its exciting new exhibition 'Queen's Road: 500 Years of History'.

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May-Jun
15-27
   

Orange Tree Theatre
THE FALSE SERVANT - CANCELLED

When a man thinks he can cynically take a rich woman's money and then run off with an even more lucrative potential fiancée, he'd best not tell the fiancée by mistake.

Le Chevalier, a woman disguised as the son of an aristocrat, embarks on a plan that will expose the dark heart of this male power-play.

This version by Martin Crimp was acclaimed at its 2004 ...

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May
29-31
   

Normansfield Theatre
La boheme

INSTANT OPERA returns to the Normansfield Theatre for a revival of its spectacular new production of Giacomo Puccini's most-loved masterpiece La boheme featuring a stellar international cast. Tickets £18 -- £25. Three performances only, this is not a show to be missed!

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June
6-13
   

Richmond Shakespeare Society
DINNER WITH THE FAMILY

This is a play which appears basically superficial, with lots of humorous dialogue, strange situations, bizarre parents, but there are deeper and more serious matters at stake. It is also a love story between Georges and Isabelle which may seem predictable, but is not. Those who reside with him and his wife Christine, and who are reliant upon him are faced with having to change their lives ...

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June
Tuesday
9
7:45pm  

Richmond Concert Society
Benjamin Grosvenor (piano) - CANCELLED

  • 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
14-20
   

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
Thursday
18
8pm  

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
Saturday
20
 

Orange Tree Theatre
HENRY V

We few, we happy few, we band of brothers...

A young king, with all to play for. Will it be game, set and match?

Prince Hal must take on new responsibilities. His country is deeply divided, and he must grow up and learn what it takes to be a good leader.

His enemies only want to play games and throw insults. Can he get everyone working together, and win through?

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June
Sunday
21
 

Orange Tree Theatre
I, AMDRAM

89 years. 172 different productions. I am the first female member of my family to not appear in a Thalians show for a reason other than pregnancy.

Amateur dramatics. The hidden history of many a performance artist.

From four generations of leading ladies comes one queer Londoner, sharing a story of return and reconciliation - with her hometown, cultural inheritance and secret ...

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Jun-Jul
27-3
   

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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Jul-Aug
3-1
   

Orange Tree Theatre
WHILE THE SUN SHINES

The most popular production in Orange Tree history returns for 4 weeks only!

★★★★★ "Rollickingly good fun" The Reviews Hub

★★★★ "Paul Miller's delightful production fizzes with fun... Make hay with a glorious night of theatre." Evening Standard

★★★★★ "...

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Kids OK
July
Saturday
4
11:30am-7pm  

St Margarets Fair
2020 Fair

The St Margarets Fair is a day jam-packed full of fun that will keep you thoroughly entertained. With live music on our main stage, our music tent, 5-a-side football competition, displays, fair rides, tea tent, Pimms stall, beer tent and BBQ. And our legendary Dog Show on little Moormead.

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July
Tuesday
7
8pm  

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
13-18
   

Richmond Shakespeare Society
THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST

The Importance of Being Earnest remains one of the most popular, and perfect, comedies in the English language. Brimming with Wilde's rapier wit and epigrams and vividly drawn characters. Telling a tale of love, lost babies and three volume novels we see the story of Jack Worthing and Algernon Moncrieff in their pursuit in town and country of the women they love, the attempts of the redoubtable Lady Bracknell to thwart them, and the confusion of the Governess Miss Prism, and her pursuit of Canon Chasuble.

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July
Thursday
16
8pm  

Eel Pie Club
ATOMIC ROOSTER

Legendary Prog Rock Band, formed in 1969 from the ashes of The Crazy World of Arthur Brown, featuring original members Pete French and Steve 'Boltz' Bolton, along with Adrian Gautrey, Bo Walsh

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July
Thursday
30
8pm  

Eel Pie Club
PETER DONEGAN

Peter Donegan is the son of Lonnie Donegan, the King of Skiffle. Peter recently made headline news when he appeared on The Voice and duetted with Tom Jones in a song his father wrote for him. Peter is a talented musician in his own right. A songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, he plays Piano, Guitar, Mandolin, Harmonica, Banjo, as well as lead vocals. He has toured with Lonnie Donegan, Van ...

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October
Thursday
22
7:30pm  

Optik Theatre
The Script Room

The Script Room, Optik Theatre's acclaimed showcase for new theatre writing returns to Richmond on March 19. The series, now in its third year, is a big hit with audiences with its exciting programme of original scripts performed by a terrific cast.

Showcasing original work by Russell Nichols, Tom Pauk, Tony Pipes, and Stephanie Weston.

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November
Saturday
28
7:30pm  


December
Tuesday
1
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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February
21-24
   

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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March
Sunday
21
7:30pm  

Hounslow Symphony Orchestra
SPRING CONCERT - CANCELLED

  • Saint Saens: Dance Macabre
  • Liszt Totentanz for Piano and Orchestra
  • Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition

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