What’s On

We want to introduce the young to great performances so under 18’s are Free for all events when accompanied by an adult.

Sat 22 Sept – Classical Young Musicians

Croft Hall Hungerford – Cafe Style – Bar 7.00pm Show 8.00pm Tickets £8

Such talent and enthusiasm see some of the districts best, for an amazing night at a great price.

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Newbury Weekly News Review of last years concert.

Sat 29 Sept – Kiki Dee & Carmelo Luggeri

Croft Hall Hungerford – Theatre Style – Bar 7.00pm Show 8.00pm Tickets £20

The one and only Kiki Dee.

For almost two decades, Kiki and Carmelo have been touring their spellbinding acoustic live show across the UK and Europe. Performing in this stripped back fashion allows each of their exceptional talents to shine through and create a wonderful and warm sense of intimacy for the audience. 2018 marks Kiki’s 55th year in the music industry and has cemented her status as one of the UK’s finest and most revered vocalists.

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If you like to plan ahead then see Future Events

Fri 3 Oct The Darkest Hour – Film

Introducing out new Film Book Club read the book (available from the Hungerford Bookshop, watch the film then discuss afterwards.

Set in 1940 when Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister and comes under pressure to commence peace negotiations with Adolf Hitler

2017 Cert PG 2hrs 5mins Drama/Historical
Gary Oldman won many awards for best actor with his portrayal of Churchill

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Sat 13 Oct An Evening of English Opera

Following their successful appearance in Hungerford last year, The Music Troupe presents an evening of English opera, old and new, comic and serious. An excellent cast is joined by the Newbury Chamber Choir.

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Trial by Jury – Gilbert & Sullivan

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The first G&S collaboration resulted in a timeless comedy of the sexes (and a send-up of the judicial system) in which a jilted girl sues her ex for Breach of Promise. Her award is something rather more than she bargained for…

[about 40 minutes]

The Parting – words by Federico García Lorca, music by Edward Lambert

A surreal moment – a dream, perhaps? – when Enrique leaves home and heads for the mountains. As he bids farewell to his loving wife, an old coachman appears and offers his assistance. The first performance of a short new opera for three singers.

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In Windsor Forest – Vaughan Williams

A choral cantata from Vaughan William’s opera Sir John in Love first performed in 1929. The composer himself wrote the libretto drawn from Shakespeare’s The Merry Wives of Windsor.

[about 10 minutes]

Fri 7 Sept – Film – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri.

A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter’s murder when they fail to catch the culprit 2017 Cert 15 1hr 55mins Comedy/Crime/Drama. Academy Award for best actress/ Best Actor in a Supporting Role/ Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture Buy Tickets Official Trailer Mark Kermode Review Scores on the Doors IMDB 8.2… Continue reading →

Fri 21 Sept – Film – A Fantastic Woman.

Marina, a young transgender waitress and aspiring singer in Santiago, lives with her much older lover Orlando. After celebrating Marina’s birthday, he suffers a fatal aneuryism after which Marina is subjected to intense scrutiny from the police and from Orlando’s family. 2017 Cert 15 1hr 40min Chilean Drama Academy Award for Best Foreign Language film… Continue reading →

Sat 22 Sept Classical Young Musicians

An evening of magical Performances from some of the area’s most talented young musicians. Buy Tickets An evening of extraordinary performances from young local soloists. Join us for the latest in our series of concerts showcasing the talents of some remarkable players. The reputation of these events is spreading and as always an exciting and… Continue reading →

Music – Sat 29 Sept, 8pm: Kiki Dee & Carmelo Luggeri

For almost two decades, Kiki and Carmelo have been touring their spellbinding acoustic live show across the UK and Europe. Performing in this stripped back fashion allows each of their exceptional talents to shine through and create a wonderful and warm sense of intimacy for the audience. 2018 marks Kiki’s 55th year in the music… Continue reading →

Fri 5 Oct – Film – Darkest Hour.

Set in 1940 when Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister and comes under pressure to commence peace negotiations with Adolf Hitler 2017 Cert PG 2hrs 5mins Drama/Historical Gary Oldman won many awards for best actor with his portrayal of Churchill Buy Tickets Official Trailer Mark Kermode Review Scores on the Doors IMDB 7.4 Rotten Critics 85… Continue reading →

Sat 13 Oct – An evening of English Opera.

Following their successful appearance in Hungerford last year, The Music Troupe presents an evening of English opera, old and new, comic and serious. An excellent cast is joined by the Newbury Chamber Choir. Trial by Jury – Gilbert & Sullivan Buy Tickets The first G&S collaboration resulted in a timeless comedy of the sexes (and… Continue reading →

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