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Hounslow and District History Society : Tales from the Tower

Tales from the Tower is the first lecture of Hounslow and District History Society's new season at the United Reformed Church Hall, Chapel Road, Hounslow, TW3 1UL on Tuesday 26th ...

September
Tuesday
26
7:45pm  

Eel Pie Club : SLIM CHANCE at Eel Pie Club

Slim Chance are a brilliant live band, whose members are all fine singers, musicians and showmen, playing an amazing array of instruments. The band is known for its pioneering use of ...

September
Thursday
28
8pm  

The Paper Moon Theatre Company : THE MAGNIFICENT MUSIC HALL

Jan Hunt and The Paper Moon Theatre Company proudly presents "THE MAGNIFICENT MUSIC HALL"

Back by popular demand with a new show and a few surprises we invite you on our...

September
Saturday
30
7:30pm  
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Hand To Mouth Theatre : Town Mouse, Country Mouse

  • Age: 4-8 years
  • Running time: 45 mins.
  • Tickets: £8 / £7 concessions

A retelling of two Aesop's Fables, Town Mouse, Country Mouse and Belling the Cat, this is the tale of bravery and mousey derring-do as Hickory goes into the Big Wide World and meets Dockery the Town Mouse. With the help of the audience, they subdue Doc, the predatory cat, in this funny, musical and lively puppetry show.

Kids OK
October
Sunday
1
3pm  

Teddington Theatre Club : The Turn of the Screw

By Henry James, adapted by Rebecca Lenkiewicz A haunting tale of passion and possession

At Bly, an isolated country house, a child waits excitedly for the arrival of her ...

October
1-7
   
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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 till 8 pm
  • Any enquiries, call 07906 813795
October
Sunday
1
6pm  
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The Arts Society Richmond : Chatsworth House and the Devonshire Collections in the Modern Age

Speaker: Simon Seligman

Since the 1950s the collections at Chatsworth have undergone a renaissance under the leadership of the 11th and the 12th Dukes.

The lecture ...

October
Tuesday
3
 

Handbendi Brúðuleikhús : Tröll

  • Age: 4-9 years
  • Running time: 50 mins
  • Tickets: £8 / £7 concessions

From the same company who brought you 'Duvet Day' and 'Tomten' comes this magical production about a young girl and her unusual friend from the mountains a Troll. This unmissable experience for the whole family uses influences of Icelandic folk tales, a hint of a ghost story and storytelling magic.

Kids OK
October
Sunday
8
3pm  

Eel Pie Club : JOHN IDAN & THE NATURAL BLUES BAND

John Idan is lead guitarist/vocalist with the world famous YARDBIRDS.

He is taking a break from touring to play some great rhythm '˜n' blues at The Eel Pie Club with his own band, The Natural Blues Band -- which he originally formed in his home city of Detroit.

  • Tickets £13
October
Thursday
12
8:30pm  
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Thames Philharmonia and Instant Opera : Don Giovanni

Following their hugely successful sell-out performances of The Marriage of Figaro this year, Thames Philharmonia Orchestra (now in association with Instant Opera) present Mozart's Don...

October
13-14
   
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ATMA Dance Mayuri Boonham : The Magic Fish

  • Age: 5-9 years and families
  • Running time: 45 mins
  • Tickets: £8 / £7 concessions

Vishnu, one of India's shape-shifting Supergods, wakes up after...

Kids OK
October
Sunday
15
3pm  

Eel Pie Club : THE DOWNLINERS SECT

Very much part of the London Rhythm and Blues scene in the 1960s, The Downliners started out in Twickenham on Eel Pie Island and subsequently took over The Rolling Stones' residency ...

October
Thursday
19
8:30pm  
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Holly Lodge Centre : Annual Fundraising Quiz Night

Quizmaster Adrian Mills, Radio and TV presenter and a Patron of the Holly Lodge Centre will be in charge for what promises to be a competitive and fun evening. You are invited to join us ...

October
Friday
20
7-10pm  
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Peut-Être : Tidy Up

  • Age: 3-6 years
  • Running time: 45 mins
  • Tickets: £8 / £7 concessions

A funny and vibrant journey through Peut-Être Theatre's Tidy Up will ...

Kids OK
October
21-22
3pm-  

The London Review Company : An Evening with Joyce Grenfell and Friends

Nicola Keen transports us back to the 30s, 40s and 50s with her sparkling recreation of the personality and work of that national treasure Joyce Grenfell. The show features the best of ...

October
Saturday
21
7:30pm  
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Cia Maduixa presented by Dance Umbrella : DOT

  • Age: 3 years and families
  • Running time: 45 mins
  • Tickets: £10 / £8 concessions /

Take a girl obsessed with keeping everything just so, add a boy ...

Kids OK
October
Tuesday
24
 

Stuff and Nonsense Theatre Company : 3 Little Pigs

  • Age: 2-7 years
  • Running time: 50 mins
  • Tickets: £10 / £9 concessions /

Building your own home is not as easy as it looks. For instance, what is the best material to use, will it be wind proof and will it be Wolf Proof!! There's only one way to find out...

3 Little Pigs is chock full of puppets, music, comedy and thrills. It's a real treat for everyone!

Kids OK
October
25-27
   

Twickenham Craft Fairs : Halloween themed gift fair

Handmade craft items at affordable prices, made by local crafters. With items starting at just £1.

Kids OK
October
Saturday
28
1:30-5pm  

Eel Pie Club : UNCHAINED - THE BEST OF JOE COCKER

An original project in tribute to Joe Cocker with a 5-piece band plus backing singers, led by the charismatic voice of Paul Cox.

Paul Cox never fails to excite his audience thanks...

November
Thursday
2
8:30pm  
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Norwich Puppet Theatre : The Steadfast Tin Soldier

  • Age: 3-8 years
  • Running time: 50 mins
  • Tickets: £8 / £7 concessions

There once was a remarkable tin soldier who fell in love with a beautiful paper dancer and then tumbled out of a window so beginning a perilous journey into the unknown... This playful retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's poetic story uses light, projected animations and simple materials that are skilfully transformed through puppetry to engage and touch young hearts and minds.

Kids OK
November
Sunday
5
3pm  

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 till 8 pm
  • Any enquiries, call 07906 813795
November
Sunday
5
6pm  
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The Arts Society Richmond : Inspired by Stonehenge

Speaker: Julian Richards

Stonehenge is unique, a national treasure and a global icon. In this talk Julian Richards will examine its architecture, the production of stone tools, and...

November
Tuesday
7
 

Normansfield Theatre : The Teddington Review

Normansfield Theatre is hosting The Teddington Review on 11th November, as part of the 800 year celebrations.

An amusing and specially commissioned play of scenes based on the key historical development periods of the town and hosted in the wonderful Grade II* listed theatre of the Langdon Down Centre.

More Information

Kids OK
November
Saturday
11
7:30pm  
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Theatre of Widdershins : Three Billy Goats Gruff and Other Furry Tails

  • Age: 3-7 years
  • Running time: 60 mins
  • Tickets: £8 / £7 concessions

Our Storyteller is on the run from those three-headed monsters, trying to bring ...

Kids OK
November
Sunday
12
3pm  

Claire G Jewellery : November Ladies' Pamper Evening

Join us for an evening of pampering and shopping, just for the ladies.

There will be a choice of massage and treatments available alongside fab goodies you can also treat yourself...

November
Sunday
12
6pm-  
NOVEMBER PAMPER EVENING FLYER

Eel Pie Club : LEAF HOUND

Led by original vocalist, Pete French (also frontman of the original and current re-formed Atomic Rooster), Leaf Hound was a product of the SW London rock scene of the late '60s which...

November
Thursday
16
8:30pm  
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Normansfield Theatre : Richmond Opera's Hercules

Richmond Opera present Handel's dramatic tragedy. Fully staged with an orchestra.

Tickets are £17 and available from 0333 1212 300 or online at www.langdondowncentre.org.uk

Kids OK
November
17-19
7:30pm-  
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Twickenham Craft Fairs : Christmas themed gift fair

Handmade craft items at affordable prices, made by local crafters. With items starting at just £1.

Kids OK
November
Saturday
18
1:30-5pm  

Garlic Theatre : Little Red Robin Hood

  • Age: 4-9 years
  • Running time: 45 mins
  • Tickets: £8 / £7 concessions

"What big eyes you have....grandma"

Where oh, ...

Kids OK
November
Sunday
19
3pm  
November
Tuesday
21
7-9pm  

Eel Pie Club : QUIZ NIGHT - with special guest, PETER HAMMERTON

Benefit to raise funds for The Eel Pie Club to purchase acoustic curtains for the stage.

At the moment it is difficult for the musicians to hear themselves on stage as the music from the ...

November
Thursday
23
8:30pm  

Normansfield Theatre : Christmas Craft Fair

Come along to our annual Normansfield Christmas Craft Fair on Saturday 25th November from 11am to 4.30pm. All proceeds from this day are going to the Down's Syndrome ...

Kids OK
November
Saturday
25
11am-4:30pm  
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November
Saturday
25
9pm  

Comedy Club 4 Kids : Christmas Cracker!

  • Age: 6 years
  • Running time: 45 mins
  • Tickets: £10 / £9 concessions

Expect the finest Christmas cracker jokes, tinsel tomfoolery, festive funnies ...

Kids OK
November
Sunday
26
3pm  

Richmond Shakespeare Society : Richard II

by William Shakespeare, directed by Simon Bartlett

"... England, that was wont to conquer others Hath made a shameful conquest of itself"A despotic ruler ...

November
28-4
   

Eel Pie Club : GENO WASHINGTON & THE YO YOS

Geno Washington is still the ultimate 60s soul man, enjoying cult status in soul, blues and RnB scenes, mainly due to his unsurpassable reputation as a live performer .

A ...

November
Thursday
30
8:30pm  
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Eel Pie Club : GENO WASHINGTON

Geno Washington is still the ultimate 60s soul man enjoying cult status in soul, blues and RNB scenes, mainly due to his unsurpassable reputation as a live performer.

A ...

November
Thursday
30
8pm  

Pied Piper Theatre : Hare and Tortoise

  • Age: 3-7 years
  • Running time: 50 mins
  • Tickets: £8 / £7 concessions

Ready? Steady? Go!

But who's the fastest; who's the best? Who ...

Kids OK
December
Sunday
3
3pm  

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 till 8 pm
  • Any enquiries, call 07906 813795
December
Sunday
3
6pm  
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The Arts Society Richmond : Ghosts!

Speaker: Susan Owens

The idea that the dead can return to haunt the living is ingrained in English imagination and part of our national culture.

Telling the fascinating ...

December
Tuesday
5
 

Winter Walker : The Nutcracker and the Mouse King

  • Running time: 50 mins
  • Tickets: £12 / £10 full price or (£11/ £9 concessions)

Once upon a time, on Christmas Eve...

more information about The Nutcracker and the Mouse King
Kids OK
December
9-30
   

Normansfield Theatre : Christmas Concert

We're delighted to be holding the Normansfield Christmas Concert on Saturday, 9th December at 7.30pm The evening will feature the Voices of Lions male voice choir, the Larondina Dance Company and the Marble Hill Singers. All proceeds from the evening are going to the Down's Syndrome Association.

Tickets: £10 from 0333 1212 300 or online at www.langdondowncentre.org.uk

Kids OK
December
Saturday
9
7:30pm  
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Richmond Shakespeare Society : The Railway Children (stage version)

by E. Nesbit adapted by Mike Kenny, directed by John Roth

If ever there was a "timeless" classic tale, this is surely it. There have been many Stage adaptations, but the...

December
9-16
   

Twickenham Craft Fairs : Christmas themed gift fair

Handmade craft items at affordable prices, made by local crafters. With items starting at just £1.

Kids OK
December
Saturday
9
1:30-5pm  

Normansfield Theatre : Opera Encores

Commedia presents an entertaining and guided tour through the evolution of opera. With professional singers and the Virtual Reality Orchestra.

Tickets: £15 from 0333 1212 300 or online at www.langdondowncentre.org.uk

December
Sunday
10
7pm  
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Eel Pie Club : CHRISTMAS PARTY!! Eel Pie All-Stars Guest Musicians

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'.

  • Tickets £14.
December
Wednesday
13
8:30pm  
December
Saturday
16
7:30pm  

Claire G Jewellery : December Ladies' Pamper Evening

Join us for an evening of pampering and shopping, just for the ladies.

There will be a choice of massage and treatments available alongside fab goodies you can also treat yourself...

December
Saturday
16
6pm-  
DECEMBER PAMPER EVENING FLYER

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 till 8 pm
  • Any enquiries, call 07906 813795
January
Sunday
7
6pm  
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Richmond Shakespeare Society : Bette and Joan

by Anton Burge, directed by Harry Medawar

Robert Aldrich's 1962 film tells the story of Blanche and Jane Hudson, two sisters bound forever by guilt and deceit. ...

January
20-27
   

The Arts Society Richmond : Paul Gaugin - Genius or Madman?

Speaker: Eveline Eaton

Based on the ideas of Impressionism, Paul Gauguin (1848-1903) pushed the style from appearance to experience and from an art of the eye to an art of the mind...

February
Tuesday
6
 

The Arts Society Richmond : Cracking Glass

Speaker: Mark Hill

An overview of Britain's 'Big Four' postwar glass companies, comprising Whitefriars, King's Lynn (Wedgwood), Caithness and Dartington. As well as...

March
Tuesday
6
 

Twickenham Choral Society : Bernstein and Lauridsen

March
Saturday
17
7:30pm  

The Arts Society Richmond : Murder, Sex and Mayhem in English Churches

Speaker: John Vigar

The peaceful setting of most of our medieval churches cannot cover up the fact that they contain images and references to less savoury aspects of life. Medieval...

April
Tuesday
3
 

The Arts Society Richmond : Mosaics in Ravenna

Speaker: Christopher Herbert

The mosaics of Ravenna were created during great political turmoil. In the fifth and sixth centuries, invaders played havoc with the western Roman ...

May
Tuesday
1
 

The Arts Society Richmond : At Rest in Kew - Johann Zoffany

Speaker: Frances Hughes

It is 200 years since the death of Johann Zoffany, prolific painter of the theatre, conversation pieces, dramatic events of the French Revolution and a ...

June
Tuesday
5
 

The Arts Society Richmond : AGM and Lecture: 18th Century Georgian Furniture

Speaker: Janusz Karczewski-Slowikowski

An alternative title for this lecture could be 'Furniture of the Age of Elegance' because the term Georgian immediately conjures up ...

July
Tuesday
3
7:30pm  

Twickenham Choral Society : Williams and Stravinsky

July
Sunday
8
7:30pm  

The Arts Society Richmond : From the Workshop to the Studio: Images of the Artist at Work

Speaker: Aliki Braine

From pictures of St Luke painting the Virgin to images of artists at work in their studios and self-portraits, this lecture investigates the shifting ...

August
Tuesday
7
 

The Arts Society Richmond : Ups and Downs in the Lives of the Impressionists

Speaker: Carole Petipher

A tiny section of the Seine to the West of Paris, which would have represented the perfect antidote to the claustrophobia of mid 19th Paris, has...

September
Tuesday
4
 

The Arts Society Richmond : Basingstoke and its Contribution to World Culture!

Speaker: Rupert Willoughby

One of the most derided towns in England, renowned for its dullness, Basingstoke is distinguished only by its numerous roundabouts and absurd Modernist ...

October
Tuesday
2
 

The Arts Society Richmond : Frank Brangwyn and his World War I Posters

Speaker: Libby Horner

Brangwyn was not an official war artist but nevertheless he produced over 80 poster designs during The Great War. Clients included the Canadian War Memorial ...

November
Tuesday
6
 

The Arts Society Richmond : Is Christmas in Bad Taste?

Speaker: David Phillips

Even in ancient Rome people made complaints about the mid-winter Saturnalia celebrations, remarkably like the complaints that we hear today about our ...

December
Tuesday
4
 

The Arts Society Richmond : Postcards from Near and Far: Picturing the 20th Century

Speaker: Chloe Sayer

Profile

Chloe is a freelance specialist in the art and culture of Latin America. She has lectured in the UK, Canada, Ireland, Mexico, Australia, New ...

February
Tuesday
5
 

The Arts Society Richmond : Charles Barry's Great Work: Restoring the Houses of Parliament

Speaker: Caroline Shenton

The Houses of Parliament is one of the most famous and staggering buildings in the world. It rises serenely from the Thames at Westminster on a site which...

March
Tuesday
5
 

The Arts Society Richmond : The Lure of Ivory

Speaker: Maggie Campbell Pederson

Ivory has been carved for 40,000 years and its trade goes back thousands of years. Different cultures worldwide have revered it and it has been ...

April
Tuesday
2
 

The Arts Society Richmond : David Hockney and his Struggles with Modernism

Speaker: Ray Warburton

At heart David Hockney is a figurative painter, painting people and places that he knows and have meaning for him. Yet as he was learning his trade, modern ...

May
Tuesday
7
 

The Arts Society Richmond : The Art of the Classic French Paperweight

Speaker: Simon Cottle

For a brief period glass paperweight-making truly blossomed. Influenced by developments in Venice in the 1840s, the French glass manufacturers of Baccarat, ...

June
Tuesday
4
 

The Arts Society Richmond : AGM and Lecture: A Load of Old Balls

Speaker: Simon Ingris

According to historian Barbara Tuchman, the invention of the ball ranks as highly as the invention of the wheel. Simon Inglis agrees, especially after ...

July
Tuesday
2
7:30pm  

The Arts Society Richmond : Fortitude and Fancy - Catherine of Aragon and Anne Boleyn

Speaker: Nicholas Henderson

Fortitude & Fancy: A story of Henry VIII's two most important queens and the social, religious and political consequences of their struggles for...

August
Tuesday
6
7:30pm