Dec
8
7:30 PM19:30

The Christmas Truce: with music by the Epiphoni Consort

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One of history’s most symbolic events of peace and humanity: the ceasefire of Christmas Eve 1914 across the Western Front.

In this Armistice Centenary year The Epiphoni Consort revive Rufus Stilgoe’s play, The Christmas Truce, first performed in 2014, which imagines the build-up to the truce with Hadley Fraser starring as Sergeant.

Featuring the choral music of German and British composers including J.S. Bach, Vaughan Williams, Elgar, Mendelssohn together with popular carols including Silent Night.

Tim Reader conductor
The Epiphoni Consort and Players
Zeitgeist Chamber Orchestra
Hadley Fraser Sergeant

Tickets from EventBrite, £12-15, no booking fee

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Oct
28
6:30 PM18:30

Cowboy and Preacher: Choral Evensong with Tri Robinson

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Cowboy & Preacher is a critically acclaimed environmental film that challenges the Christian Right in the United States to take a stand and protect the environment. Filmed by St Peter’s Director of Music, Will Fraser over many years, it focuses on Tri Robinson, an evangelical pastor who has battled throughout his life to spread the message that being a conservative Christian and an environmentalist are not mutually exclusive.

Tri Robinson will be preaching at Choral Evensong at St Peter’s on Sunday 28 October. All are invited. Beautiful music guaranteed, and refreshments will follow the service.

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Jun
9
6:00 PM18:00

St Anselm's Birthday Ceilidh!

St Anselm's Birthday Weekend Kicks of with a ceilidh dance!  

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Come along to dance together!  Don't worry if you've never been to a ceilidh before or if you're not a confident dancer.  Each dance will be explained by an experienced caller, and you can dip in and out as you wish.  If you're an experienced dancer, then do come along and show us your skills!

The band for the evening will be the excellent Garlickhythe Occasionals!

There will be a bring-and-share feast, so bring a dish (sweet, savoury or drinkable) if you wish.

Family friendly, open to all.  Why not invite a friend?  This will be a party to remember.

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