An evening of songs showcasing the work of British composer, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, alongside songs written by his peers, Elgar and Vaughan-Williams, and his composition teacher at the Royal College of Music, Stanford.Coleridge-Taylor was once hailed by a New York critic in 1901 as the Black Mahler, so the recital ends with a performance of Elizabeths favourite collection of songs, Mahlers Rckert Lieder.
250 years ago James Cook left England on the first of three expeditions to the Pacific Ocean. A skilful navigator, he visited many places new to Europeans and his voyage accounts were widely read and celebrated. Today, his legacy is sometimes debated. In the Pacific, Islanders continue to remember the encounters that occurred, re-imagining them in artworks which reflect on their impact. This exhibition explores these Pacific perspectives and displays the work of contemporary Pacific artists, alongside objects collected on the voyages themselves.
Take in the finest of folk and world music this Winter as the Nest Collective bring you engaging sounds and rhythms, with a dose of audience participation. Nest Collective are joined by Katherine Priddy, dream weaver, hypnotic storyteller and fragile performer, who encapsulates the rich and often solemn side of artists gone by such as Nick Drake and John Martyn, delivering each word with a genuine warmth and charm
One of the most influential artists of the post-war period, Rauschenberg revolutionised the picture plane with his hybrid painting-sculptures, created through the innovative inclusion of everyday objects―what he called “gifts from the street”. These Combines (1954–64) marked a watershed moment in the history of post-war art, redefining and expanding the boundaries of what could be considered an artwork.
With a delightful versatile score ranging from gentle ballads to show-stopping numbers A Christmas Story, The Musical will bring an exciting new dimension to those who have seen the movie and will certainly stand on its own for those who haven't. - A Christmas musical for all the family. A Christmas Story, The Musical successful 2013 Broadway run garnered three Tony Award nominations including Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical and Best Original Score
Saytek (aka Joseph Keevill) has gathered some serious momentum over the last few years and has become one of the electronic music scene’s most in-demand live acts. From multiple shows in Ibiza at The Terrace of Space (RIP) & The Zoo Project and regular shows at fabric London to being fully embraced by Berlin's underground scene performing regularly at clubs including Tresor, Golden Gate, Salon - Zur wilder Renate, Chalet, Sisyphos, Kosmonaut, Ipse and more