Due to Covid-19 conditions ALL artists,
events and venues are subject to change.
Pirbright Arts presents
A Night at the Opera
July 24, 2021. 4.15pm.
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
Hurry - Last few seats remaining
September 25th, 2021
A Day Celebrating Rock & Roll
Art of Drumming Clinic
Style Council/Paul Weller/The Who and Oasis, and presenter of Sky TV's The Art of Drumming, Steve White
kicks off the day with a drum clinic where he talks about styles and influences, demonstrates and takes a Q&A.
For all ages and abilities.
(Doctors of Madness)
invites you to lunch while he performs his one man show
An Accident Waiting to Happen
The Club Room, Lord Pirbright's Hall.
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.
Pirbright's Rock & Roll Party
Lord Pirbright's Hall
An all-star band presents an evening of rock & roll classics. Dance, sing, play air guitar, eat drink or just sit and listen, it'll be a great night.
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