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Dec-Feb
2-3
   

Diana Armfield Drawing Competition

The Diana Armfield RA NEAC Prize for Drawing from Observation

Distinguished and highly respected artist, Diana Armfield, has again in collaboration with Arts Richmond agreed to sponsor a Drawing Competition to encourage artists aged 16 years and upwards to draw from observation (i.e. from observing actual 3-dimensional forms and objects). It is in memory of her husband, ...

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January
Tuesday
21
8pm  

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.

Winner of 33 awards worldwide and...

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January
Tuesday
28
7:45pm  

Hounslow and District History Society
The Life and Legacy of George Bradshaw

The Life and Legacy of George Bradshaw is the subject of Hounslow and District History Society's next meeting on Tuesday 28th January 2020 at the United Reformed Church Hall, Chapel Road, Hounslow, TW3 1UL commencing at 7.45 pm. The speaker is Dr David Turner of York University who is well known for giving local lectures.

Dr Turner will explain that, although George ...

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January
Friday
31
8pm  

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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February
Sunday
2
6pm  

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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
Tuesday
4
8pm  

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....

  • Rating: 15
  • Directed by Samuel Maoz
  • Written by Samuel Maoz
  • Runtime: 113 minutes

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February
Wednesday
5
7:30pm  

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
Tuesday
18
8pm  

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!



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.)

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
4pm  

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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March
Wednesday
4
7:30pm  

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
11
 


April
Tuesday
7
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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May
Thursday
21
 

The Arts Society Richmond
Bath

The Holbourne Museum and the American Museum.

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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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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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