Gogol - The Night Before Christmas - 30 November 2017

Gogol - The Night Before Christmas - 30 November 2017

Saffron Hall (map)

It’s Christmas Eve in Little Russia and Oksana, Vakula the blacksmith’s girlfriend, wants an impossible present. But where did the moon go? And who’s that stranger with horns and a tail? In this retelling of Gogol’s story The Night Before Christmas, storyteller Matthew Sharp and the musicians of CHROMA mix Ukrainian folksongs with Russian classics to cast a seasonal spell.

Gogol - The Night Before Christmas - 2 December 2017

Gogol - The Night Before Christmas - 2 December 2017

Berkhamsted Civic Centre (map)

A magical retelling of Nikolai Gogol’s story “The Night Before Christmas”, interwoven with a ravishing selection of Russian and Ukrainian music and song.

Tales from Gogol - 3 December 2017

Tales from Gogol - 3 December 2017

The Congregational Church (map)

This uproarious tale tells of the blacksmith Vakula’s battle with the devil, who has stolen the moon and hidden it in his pocket… The performance includes brilliant new arrangements of music by Tchaikovsky, Rimsky Korsakov, Rachmaninov, Arensky, Glazunov and Borodin as well as a selection of Ukranian Folk tunes.

Vakula and the Devil - A Russian Christmas Eve - 14 December 2017

Vakula and the Devil - A Russian Christmas Eve - 14 December 2017

A sparkling seasonal chamber concert with added drama for all the family (suitable for 7 years old & upwards). CHROMA’s magical retelling of Nikolai Gogol’s famous  story The Night Before Christmas is interwoven with a ravishing selection of Russian & Ukranian music & song. 

Midwinter Nocturne - 14 January 2018

Midwinter Nocturne - 14 January 2018

The Kings Arms (map)

A cosy Winter's evening of music, poetry and storytelling devoted to all things nocturnal.

Sergeant Pepper - 17 February 2018

Sergeant Pepper - 17 February 2018

The Old Town Hall (map)

Exploring a wide range of English music from Thomas Tallis to Radiohead, plus a complete performance of the Beatles’ Sgt Pepper album, sung by Harvey Brough of Harvey and the Wallbangers

RAM composers concert - 22 February 2018

RAM composers concert - 22 February 2018

Concert showcasing the pieces written by post-grad composers of RAM  for clarinet, horn and string trio. Free entry.

4.48 Psychosis - 24 April-4 May 2018

4.48 Psychosis - 24 April-4 May 2018

Lyric Hammersmith (map)

The return of Philip Venables' award-winning opera of Sarah Kane's 4.48 Psychosis