'Dispatches on The Red Dress' is a deeply connecting musical essay, uniquely presented in song, poetry, fiddle music and storytelling by twice-BBC Radio 2 Folk Award winner, Rowan Rheingans. As a testimony to Rowan's reputation as one of the foremost composers and innovators on today's folk scene, this project has been funded by grants from Arts Council England, PRS Women Make Music and the EDFSS.
Date: Friday 7 June 2019
Time: 7.00 pm
Price: £10| £8 16 years and under
Cara Dillon occupies an enviable position at the very top of her genre. This extraordinary Irish singer has been captivating audiences and achieving exceptional acclaim for over 20 years. She has (according to Mojo magazine) "Quite possibly the world's most beautiful female voice"
Date: Saturday 8 June 2019
Time: 8.00 pm
Price: £21 in advance | £23 on the door
Get ready for an exciting musical adventure with Opera North based on Lewis Carroll’s much-loved classic, Alice in Wonderland.
Date: Monday 24 June 2019
Time: 11.30 am
Price: £6 for adults and first child | £3 for additional children | babes in arms come free
Big Band Theory offer an exciting new blend of big band tradition and pop hits. Based in Leeds, directed by Edd Maughan, this 15-strong line up of twenty- and thirty-somethings are high-quality musicians from across the North of England united by their enthusiasm for making music together.
Date: Saturday 29 June 2019
Time: 8 pm
Grace Notes musicians are delighted to present an afternoon of music on Saturday July 6th in the Witham Room, 2-4pm. With all local musicians (old and young) there will be a variety of styles and instruments, ensuring an element of interest to all.
Date: Saturday 6 July 2019
Time: 2 pm
In song and poetry, gardens have been celebrated through the ages as places for love, romance and reflection.
Date: Saturday 20 July 2019
Time: 7.30 pm
Price: £14 / £10 16 years and under
For 2019 André is asking Shall We Dance? as he invites you to join him in the comfort of your local cinema, welcoming you into the beautiful and historic town that holds such special memories for both André and his fans throughout the world. Performing live from the stunning medieval town square, André is accompanied by his 60-piece Johann Strauss Orchestra, who he has travelled the world with for over 30 years, as well as a cast of over 100 dancers.
Date: Sunday 28 July 2019
Time: 3.00 pm
Price: £14 | £12 16 years and under