Due to Covid-19 conditions ALL artists,
events and venues are subject to change.
Cheek to Cheek
Joanna Eden and Enrico Tomasso celebrate Ella and Louis
July 10th, 2021. Lord Pirbright's Hall.
Two socially distanced shows
6pm and 8.30pm
Seating will arranged to reflect your bubble/group's booking.
Six-time British jazz awards winner, trumpeter Enrico Tomasso met Louis Armstrong as a child, and brings true affection and a wealth of knowledge to this celebration of the musical union of two Titans of 20th century jazz.
Pirbright Arts presents
A Night at the Opera
July 24, 2021. 4.30pm.
Enjoy a luxurious “black tie” evening at
West Green House Opera
offering audiences a blissful combination of music, food, drink and elegance, set around the beautiful lakeside theatre in the stunning gardens
A superb cast performs La Rondine, Puccini’s neglected masterpiece, in a fully staged performance
*Champagne welcome in Pirbright
*Luxury modern coach travel to West Green House
*Introduction to the opera from Pirbright Arts Director, Mick Doran
*Explore the gardens that combine neo-classical style with contemporary design
* La Rondine - Part 1
*Extended interval with 3 course supper, prepared and served by Pirbright chef Georgina Taylor in our Pavilion with seating and tables for all, so you can watch the opera and dine in comfort and shelter from the British weather, fair or less fair! Audiences will be socially distanced
*La Rondine - Part 2
*Return coach travel to Pirbright (arrive approx 11pm)
£200 per person
Smoked salmon with an avocado mousse on rye bread
Seared beef, horseradish cream on crostini
Tomato tart Tartin with basil pesto
Succulent chicken in a homemade curry mayonnaise with chunks of fresh mango
Salmon, pancetta and new potatoes in a creamy dill sauce
Both to be served with a herby jewelled cous cous, green bean, mange tout, pea and hazelnut salad
Passionfruit posset with homemade shortbread biscuits
Hurry - Last few seats remaining
September 25th, 2021. Lord Pirbright's Hall. 7.30pm.
World famous drummer Steve White
(Style Council, Paul Weller, The Who, The Family Silver) heads up an all-star band for an evening of great rock n' roll standards. Dance, singalong, get out the air guitar, eat, drink or just sit back and listen; you'll have a great time.
September 25th, 2021. Lord Pirbright's Hall. 10.30am.
Steve White, supreme performer, teacher, and presenter of Sky TV's The Art of Drumming, kicks off the day with a drum clinic/workshop for all ages and abilities.
Richard Strange (Doctors of Madness) invites you to brunch while he performs his one man show An Accident Waiting to Happen.
September 25th, 2021. The Club Room, Lord Pirbright's Hall. 12.30pm.
Described by The Independent as a "seminal figure at the crossroads of art, film, music and counter culture" Richard presents a collection of songs, stories, film clips and downright scurrilous gossip from his experiences of working with Tom Waits, Frank Zappa, The Sex Pistols, The Damned, Marianne Faithfull, Jack Nicholson, Harmony Korine, Grace Jones, Tim Burton, Damon Albarn and Jarvis Cocker, among others.
Art with Mark Wallinger.
October 8th, 2021. Pirbright Village School. 7.30pm.
The Turner Prize winning artist comes to Pirbright for an exploration of the visual arts. Meet the artist, as he talks about his career and chooses 5 inspirational works of art accompanied by related music.
From 3.30pm there will be a free exhibition of works by selected local artists.
During the day talented young artists from local schools will create a temporary public work guided by Mark Wallinger. The work will be on public display from 4pm.
Reflections on War and Peace.
November , 2021.
Join acclaimed soprano Claire Pendleton and guests for an evening of evocative music associated with the two World Wars, from composers such Irving Berlin, Ivor Novello and Richard Rogers.
Edward M Jones from The Trench Experience shares fascinating and poignant insights about the experiences and sacrifices of soldiers in wartime.
Beethoven - The Man Revealed.
November 20th, 2021. Lord Pirbright's Hall. 7.30pm
Classic FM's John Suchet offers us a fascinating and touchingly human insight into Beethoven. Award-winning broadcaster, journalist and Beethoven expert, John vividly brings the great composer to life.
To further enhance the evening, piano virtuoso
Jinah Shim performs Beethoven Sonatas..
D major Op. 28 (‘Pastoral’ Sonata)
E major Op. 109