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Teddington Theatre Club : STILL LIFE & RED PEPPERS

By Noël Coward Directed by Mandy Stenhouse

Still Life - the bittersweet tale of a clandestine affair that became Coward's classic film, Brief Encounter...

November
19-25
   
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Richmond upon Thames Literature Festival : New Writing From Twickenham

In this fascinating talk in aid of the Museum of Richmond, journalist, broadcaster and local resident Anita Anand will reveal the true story of this infamous and controversial diamond as told in her recently published book Koh-I-Noor, which Anita co-authored with William Dalrymple.

More information

Richmond Adult Community College

November
Tuesday
21
 
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  

London Potters : Christmas market

Fifteen members of London Potters, residing or practising in West London, will hold a studio pottery selling show at St Michael Church Centre on 25-26 November 2017.

With the Christmas market in mind, the event offers an exciting shopping experience for special gifts; there will be collectable and covetable pieces for yourself as well as smaller ceramic gifts suitable for young and old.

Net proceeds from table-hire will be given to Cancer Research, who will also be selling festive cards and wrapping paper.

Refreshments are available throughout.

November
25-26
   
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November
Saturday
25
5:45pm  
November
Saturday
25
3pm  

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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Twickenham Choral Society : Spem in Alium by Candlelight

A candlelit Brandenburg Choral Festival of London event

  • MACMILLAN: Benedicimus Deum caeli
  • TALLIS: Spem in Alium
  • PARRY: Three of the Songs of Farewell
  • PURCELL: Hear my Prayer, o Lord
  • MACMILLAN: O Radiant Dawn

Conducted by Christopher Herrick

November
Saturday
25
9pm  
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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  

Hounslow and District History Society : Crossrail

Crossrail is the highly topical subject of the next lecture of Hounslow and District History Society at the United Reformed Church Hall, Chapel Road, Hounslow, TW3 1UL on Tuesday 28 November 2017 ...

November
Tuesday
28
7:45pm  

Richmond Shakespeare Society : -Richard II - OLD EVENT

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
   

Orleans House Gallery : Christmas Cards

Design and print your own Christmas Cards using lino cutting techniques.

  • £25 for the single workshop, materials included
  • more info
November
Wednesday
29
10am-1pm  

St Margarets Traders Association : Christmas Lights Switch-on

Join us for an evening of Carols, mulled wine, mince-pies and late-night shopping in St Margarets, as we host our first Chsitmas Lights Switch-On.

Gather around our main tree from 6.30pm and join in with carols, sung around the piano as we kick off the festive season in our wonderful town. Many of our shops will be open late with events and offers.

Kids OK
November
Thursday
30
6:30pm  

Orleans House Gallery : Christmas Wreaths

Create a traditional wreath and add that very special homemade touch to your Christmas!

  • £45 for the single workshop, materials included
  • more info
November
Thursday
30
7-9pm  

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  

Eel Pie Island Artists : Christmas Open Studio Weekend

Find something special for Christmas at Eel Pie Island Open Studios

There will be; mosaics, pottery, jewellery, glass, prints, ceramics, sculpture, paintings, costumes, cards, cartoons and more.

Free family-friendly event

Kids OK
December
2-3
11am-5pm  
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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
 

Holly Lodge Centre : Annual Christmas Concert

The Holly Lodge Centre's Christmas Concert is back!

We would be delighted if you could join us for a celebration of Christmas with an evening full of beautiful songs ...

Kids OK
December
Wednesday
6
7pm  

Rugby Football Union (RFU) : The Varsity Match - Oxford v Cambridge

Thurs 7th December The Varsity Match Oxford University v Cambridge University 15:00

December
Thursday
7
3pm  
December
Thursday
7
11:30am  

Teddington Choral Society : Carol Concert

Teddington Choral and their Musical Director Sam Evans invite you:

A Carol Concert at St. Mary's University Chapel.

From Baroque to 21st Century Antiphonal...

Kids OK
December
Saturday
9
7:30pm  
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Teddington Theatre Club : THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS

By Alan Bennett, adapted from the book by Kenneth Grahame Directed by Matt Beresford

Join Mole, Ratty, Badger and Mr. Toad in this festive family show!

...

Kids OK
December
9-16
   
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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  

St Margarets Traders Association : Christmas Fair 2017

The St Margarets Christmas Fair is Sunday, 10 December 2017 and includes children'€™s entertainment, reindeer, live music, lots of festive food and drinks, Christmas shopping and more!

Head down to Crown Road from 11am-5pm.

Kids OK
December
Sunday
10
11am-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  

Twickenham Choral Society : Bach 'Christmas Oratorio'

  • BACH: A Christmas Oratorio (sung in German)

Conducted by Christopher Herrick with Emma Tring (soprano), Roderick Morris (countertenor), Nathan Vale (tenor), Edward Price (baritone) and the Brandenburg Baroque Soloists.

December
Saturday
16
7:30pm  
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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
December
Saturday
30
4pm  

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
 
February
Saturday
10
4:45pm  

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
 

Rugby Football Union (RFU) : Schools Cup Finals Day

Wednesday 14th March 2018 Schools Cup Finals Day U15 Vase 11:00 U15 Cup 12:30 U18 Vase 14:00 U18 Cup 15:40

March
Wednesday
14
11am  
March
Saturday
17
2:45pm  

Twickenham Choral Society : Bernstein and Lauridsen

  • LAURIDSEN: Lux Aeterna
  • GODFREE: Requiem
  • FINZI: Lo, the Full, Final Sacrifice
  • BERNSTEIN: Chichester Psalms

with organ, percussion and harp. Conducted by Christopher Herrick

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
 
April
Saturday
7
 
April
Wednesday
11
 

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
 
May
Saturday
5
12pm  
May
Saturday
5
3pm  
May
Sunday
6
 
May
Saturday
26
 

Rugby Football Union (RFU) : Old Mutual Wealth Cup

Sunday 27th May 2018 Old Mutual Wealth Cup

  • England v Barbarians 15:00
  • Jason Leonard Division 1Final 10:00
  • Bill Beaumont Division 1 Final 12:00
  • Gill Burns Division 1 Final 17:15
May
Sunday
27
 

Rugby Football Union (RFU) : HSBC London Sevens

Sat 2nd & Sun 3rd June 2018 HSBC London Sevens From 09:30

June
2-3
9:30am-  

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 : St John's Americana '18 concert

Part of St John's Americana '18 series

  • STRAVINSKY: Symphony of Psalms
  • BARBER: Adagio for Strings
  • VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: A Sea Symphony

Conducted by Christopher Herrick with Sarah Fox (soprano), Edward Price (baritone) and the Brandenburg Sinfonia.

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