A listing of events coming ‘your’ way.
Upcoming Events › Family
This wonderful show by artist Rachel Bone, exhibited in the Garden Room of Guildford House 6-27th April, showcases tiny, highly-detailed ink drawings, paintings and ceramics celebrating pattern and ornament in our natural and man-made world.Find out more »
At the Electric Theatre on Saturday 27th April 2019. The Noise Next Door are the U.K’s premier improv comedy troupe who have taken the comedy world by storm. The boys are back and will once again be delighting family audiences with a shiny new family show THE NOISE NEXT DOOR AT SEA! Eight time sell out veterans of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and one of the country’s most sought after comedy club headliners, The Noise Next Door leave audiences everywhere…Find out more »
At the Electric Theatre on Sunday 28th April 2019. . I don’t know why she swallowed a fly... But The People’s Theatre Company do! And now you can too as they bring one of the world’s best loved nursery rhymes to life just in time to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Pam Adams' best selling book! From the creators of Don't Dribble On The Dragon, this magical show has been written especially for grown ups to enjoy with their children,…Find out more »
Student pianists perform in this completion recital, rediscovering and exploring the piano music of John Ireland. This competition is made possible thanks to the generous support of Professor Vince Emery.Find out more »
Last Night of the Spring Proms returns to G Live on Friday May 10th with special guest, celebrated pianist Lucy Parham, performing Rachmaninov's 2nd Piano Concerto. Also with Southern Pro Musica, Guildford Choral and Tormead Junior School choir under the baton of Jonathan Willcocks. You can join in with all your 'Last Night' flag-waving favourites too! GLive.co.uk. 01483 369350. A charity concert promoted by Guildford Lions in partnership with Magimix.Find out more »
Make your own 'cabinet of curiosity' which was like a mini private museum for rich people in the 17th & 18th centuries. Bring along your favourite mini object to put in it, or make one with us.
18 May – Guildford Museum
Another excellent film to come and watch in the Borough Hall Cinema, Godalming.
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Celebrating the 40th anniversary of the twinning of Guildford and Freiburg. An exhibition of fascinating works by five working Freiburg artists: paintings, sculptures, installations. On show at Guildford House Gallery 25 May-16 JuneFind out more »
An exhibition at Guildford House Gallery 25 May - 16 June to mark the 60th anniversary, Surrey Wildlife Trust. Highlighting nature- inspired artwork and photography from the residents of Surrey.Find out more »
Teenager Miles Morales discovers the infinite possibilities of a shared multiverse known as “Spider-Verse”, where anyone can wear the mask. A Sony Pictures animation starring Hailee Steinfeld, Jake Johnson, and Liev Schreiber, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse earned Best Animated Feature Film at this year’s AcademyFind out more »
At the Electric Theatre on Tuesday 28th May 2019 @ 2pm. ★★★★★ ‘Totally engrossing… all are won over by the sheer magnetism of the performance.’ The Reviews Hub Duckie is a reimagining of Hans Christian Andersen’s The Ugly Duckling, with a message of respect and self-acceptance at its core. Family-friendly glamour and glitz take centre stage as critically-acclaimed cabaret star Le Gateau Chocolat breaks out of his shell as Duckie, in his first work for children. Set in an animal…Find out more »
At the Electric Theatre on Wednesday 29th May 2019. The world’s first cycling theatre company, The HandleBards, pedal from venue to venue with all the set, props and costume necessary to perform environmentally sustainable Shakespeare across the globe. Join their all-female troupe at The Electric Theatre for a bicycle-powered production of Shakespeare’s ’The Tempest’ like none other. In usual HandleBards style, expect riotous amounts of energy, a fair old whack of chaos, and a great deal of laughter. And what’s…Find out more »
At the Electric Theatre on Saturday 1st June 2019 @ 11.am Feeling different, teased by his friends and not accepted by his family, the Ugly Duckling is sad and lonely. Through a series of adventures he soon learns who he really is and his family realises it doesn’t matter what you look like but how good your heart is. From the creators of The Princess & the Frog, Teddy Bears’ Picnic, The Owl & the Pussycat, Alice in Wonderland, The…Find out more »
At the Electric Theatre on Sunday 2nd June @ 7pm. Five actors, with all manner of musical instruments, present an inventive take on Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing - a rip-roaring comedy of quarrels, deceptions and a frustratingly stupid man called Dogberry. The Three Inch Fools are a five-strong troupe of actors, performing a highly imaginative and vibrantly musical take on Shakespeare's plays across the UK. The Fools do Shakespeare differently - a fast-paced, musically-driven style, using all sorts of…Find out more »
Take That and get ready to party at the Borough Hall Cinema as Gary, Mark and Howard bring their huge 2019 Greatest Hits tour LIVE to the big screen on Saturday 8 June, for one night only!Find out more »
At the Electric Theatre on Sunday 9th June @ 11.30am & 3.30pm. From the peaceful pleasures of Ratty’s beloved river bank to the fearful frights and wicked weasels of the Wild Wood, join Mole and Ratty on their marvellous adventures, along with gruff old Badger and magnificent Mr.Toad. A beautiful new adaptation of Kenneth Grahame’s much loved classic by award winning theatre company Box Tale Soup, Wind in the Willows features handmade puppets, props and costume, and a charming original…Find out more »
Help us bring Guildford knights back to life. We are going back in time to medieval Guildford and will be creating miniature rocking horses and knights for you to take home
15 June – Guildford Castle
An exhibition at Guildford House Gallery between 22 June - 14 July by The Maritime Art Group: twelve artists featuring paintings of the coast, ships and the sea.Find out more »
At the Electric Theatre on Sunday 7th July @ 7pm. Returning to the Electric Theatre for a triumphant ninth year the talented Drama students from the celebrated Guildford Theatre School take to the stage once more to present an evening contemplating conflict, division and difference.Find out more »
On the 400th anniversary of the founding of Abbot’s Hospital on the High Street, this exhibition looks at George Abbot the man and the wonderful Alms House he gave to Guildford which is still a home for town residents today. On show at Guildford House Gallery 28 September - 26 OctoberFind out more »