Past Events

These are our past events. See also our Forthcoming Events.

  • Sat 19 May 2012 7:30 PM

    Artrix, Slideslow Drive, Bromsgrove, B60 1PQ

    This magnificent Broadway show is based on a most captivating true story, Annie Oakley an outspoken happy country girl and sharpshooter becomes the star of a Wild West show, falling for Rifleman Frank Butler. The production promises to be a spectacle full of colour and vibrancy, enhanced by music from one of the incomparable Irving Berlin’s most memorable scores, including; “Doin' What Comes Natur'lly" "The Girl That I Marry" "You Can't Get a Man with a Gun" "They Say It's Wonderful" "My Defenses Are Down" "Anything You Can Do" and "There's No Business Like Show Business"

    An exhilarating show for the whole family.

    Tickets £12.00 (Mon), £13.00 (Tues-Wed), £14.00 (Thurs-Sat)
    From Artrix www.artrix-tickets.co.uk Tel 01527 577330

    Whether your interest is to be on stage or behind the scenes being involved in administration, publicity, or helping out we would be delighted to welcome new members and if you would like to join us please contact us on 01527 543808 or visit our web site www.bromsgroveoperaticsociety.org.uk
     
  • Sat 19 May 2012 8:00 AM

    Lakefest 2012, with Toploader, Feeder, Roving Crows & Chesney Hawks


    Sat 19th May, Croft Farm Waterpark, NR Tewksbury


    More details www.glamba.co.uk and www.lakefest.co.uk



     

  • Fri 18 May 2012 7:30 PM

    Artrix, Slideslow Drive, Bromsgrove, B60 1PQ

    This magnificent Broadway show is based on a most captivating true story, Annie Oakley an outspoken happy country girl and sharpshooter becomes the star of a Wild West show, falling for Rifleman Frank Butler. The production promises to be a spectacle full of colour and vibrancy, enhanced by music from one of the incomparable Irving Berlin’s most memorable scores, including; “Doin' What Comes Natur'lly" "The Girl That I Marry" "You Can't Get a Man with a Gun" "They Say It's Wonderful" "My Defenses Are Down" "Anything You Can Do" and "There's No Business Like Show Business"

    An exhilarating show for the whole family.

    Tickets £12.00 (Mon), £13.00 (Tues-Wed), £14.00 (Thurs-Sat)
    From Artrix www.artrix-tickets.co.uk Tel 01527 577330

    Whether your interest is to be on stage or behind the scenes being involved in administration, publicity, or helping out we would be delighted to welcome new members and if you would like to join us please contact us on 01527 543808 or visit our web site www.bromsgroveoperaticsociety.org.uk
     
  • Thu 17 May 2012 7:30 PM

    Artrix, Slideslow Drive, Bromsgrove, B60 1PQ

    This magnificent Broadway show is based on a most captivating true story, Annie Oakley an outspoken happy country girl and sharpshooter becomes the star of a Wild West show, falling for Rifleman Frank Butler. The production promises to be a spectacle full of colour and vibrancy, enhanced by music from one of the incomparable Irving Berlin’s most memorable scores, including; “Doin' What Comes Natur'lly" "The Girl That I Marry" "You Can't Get a Man with a Gun" "They Say It's Wonderful" "My Defenses Are Down" "Anything You Can Do" and "There's No Business Like Show Business"

    An exhilarating show for the whole family.

    Tickets £12.00 (Mon), £13.00 (Tues-Wed), £14.00 (Thurs-Sat)
    From Artrix www.artrix-tickets.co.uk Tel 01527 577330

    Whether your interest is to be on stage or behind the scenes being involved in administration, publicity, or helping out we would be delighted to welcome new members and if you would like to join us please contact us on 01527 543808 or visit our web site www.bromsgroveoperaticsociety.org.uk
     
  • Wed 16 May 2012 7:30 PM

    Artrix, Slideslow Drive, Bromsgrove B60 1PQ

    This magnificent Broadway show is based on a most captivating true story, Annie Oakley an outspoken happy country girl and sharpshooter becomes the star of a Wild West show, falling for Rifleman Frank Butler. The production promises to be a spectacle full of colour and vibrancy, enhanced by music from one of the incomparable Irving Berlin’s most memorable scores, including; “Doin' What Comes Natur'lly" "The Girl That I Marry" "You Can't Get a Man with a Gun" "They Say It's Wonderful" "My Defenses Are Down" "Anything You Can Do" and "There's No Business Like Show Business"

    An exhilarating show for the whole family.

    Tickets £12.00 (Mon), £13.00 (Tues-Wed), £14.00 (Thurs-Sat)
    From Artrix www.artrix-tickets.co.uk Tel 01527 577330

    Whether your interest is to be on stage or behind the scenes being involved in administration, publicity, or helping out we would be delighted to welcome new members and if you would like to join us please contact us on 01527 543808 or visit our web site www.bromsgroveoperaticsociety.org.uk
     
  • Tue 15 May 2012 7:30 PM

    Artrix, SAlideslow Drive, Bromsgrove, B60 1PQ

    This magnificent Broadway show is based on a most captivating true story, Annie Oakley an outspoken happy country girl and sharpshooter becomes the star of a Wild West show, falling for Rifleman Frank Butler. The production promises to be a spectacle full of colour and vibrancy, enhanced by music from one of the incomparable Irving Berlin’s most memorable scores, including; “Doin' What Comes Natur'lly" "The Girl That I Marry" "You Can't Get a Man with a Gun" "They Say It's Wonderful" "My Defenses Are Down" "Anything You Can Do" and "There's No Business Like Show Business"

    An exhilarating show for the whole family.

    Tickets £12.00 (Mon), £13.00 (Tues-Wed), £14.00 (Thurs-Sat)
    From Artrix www.artrix-tickets.co.uk Tel 01527 577330

    Whether your interest is to be on stage or behind the scenes being involved in administration, publicity, or helping out we would be delighted to welcome new members and if you would like to join us please contact us on 01527 543808 or visit our web site www.bromsgroveoperaticsociety.org.uk
     
  • Mon 14 May 2012 7:30 PM

    Artrix, Slideslow Drive, Bromsgrove, B60 1PQ

    This magnificent Broadway show is based on a most captivating true story, Annie Oakley an outspoken happy country girl and sharpshooter becomes the star of a Wild West show, falling for Rifleman Frank Butler. The production promises to be a spectacle full of colour and vibrancy, enhanced by music from one of the incomparable Irving Berlin’s most memorable scores, including; “Doin' What Comes Natur'lly" "The Girl That I Marry" "You Can't Get a Man with a Gun" "They Say It's Wonderful" "My Defenses Are Down" "Anything You Can Do" and "There's No Business Like Show Business"

    An exhilarating show for the whole family.

    Tickets £12.00 (Mon), £13.00 (Tues-Wed), £14.00 (Thurs-Sat)
    From Artrix www.artrix-tickets.co.uk Tel 01527 577330

    Whether your interest is to be on stage or behind the scenes being involved in administration, publicity, or helping out we would be delighted to welcome new members and if you would like to join us please contact us on 01527 543808 or visit our web site www.bromsgroveoperaticsociety.org.uk
     
  • Sat 12 May 2012 7:45 PM

    Artrix, Slideslow Drive, Bromsgrove, B60 1PQ

    Orchestral Concer with the English Symphony Orchestra conducted by Donald Hunt
    The Elgar Chorale
    Soloist – Tom Poulson (trumpet)

    • A London Overture – Ireland
    • Rhapsody: A Shropshire Lad – Butterworth
    • Trumpet Concerto – Hummel
    • Ode to Music: Blest Pair of Sirens – Parry
    • Nursery Suite – Elgar
       
    • Te Deum Prelude for trumpet and orchestra – Charpentier
       
    • Coronation Anthem: Zadoc the Priest – Handel
       
    • Coronation March: Orb and Sceptre – Walton
       
    • The National Anthem – arr. Britten

    Tickets £20 (concessions £19)

    Bromsgrove Festival events are booked direct with the Festival, and booking for the 2012 Festival will open by telephone and a message service on 1 March 2012.

    The Festival Booking Office is in the Bromsgrove Library, Stratford Rd, Bromsgrove and will open on 12th April 2012. Its tel no is 01527 876504.

    Tickets for all the concerts at Artrix will only be available from the Festival Booking Office and not from Artrix.

    E-mail andrewh [at] lgharris [dot] co [dot] uk (bromsgrovefestival [at] btconnect [dot] com) for a copy of the leaflet and booking form, or give your ticket requirements and contact details and we will call you.

  • Fri 11 May 2012 7:45 PM

    Artrix, Slideslow Drive, Bromsgrove, B60 1PQ

    Sir Roy Strong former director of the National Portrait Gallery and the Victoria & Albert Museum
    will give an illustrated talk on 'Twentieth Century Coronations' Their evolution from Edward VII to Elizabeth II


    Tickets £15 (concessions £14)
     

    Bromsgrove Festival events are booked direct with the Festival, and booking for the 2012 Festival will open by telephone and a message service on 1 March 2012.

    The Festival Booking Office is in the Bromsgrove Library, Stratford Rd, Bromsgrove and will open on 12th April 2012. Its tel no is 01527 876504.

    Tickets for all the concerts at Artrix will only be available from the Festival Booking Office and not from Artrix.

    E-mail andrewh [at] lgharris [dot] co [dot] uk (bromsgrovefestival [at] btconnect [dot] com) for a copy of the leaflet and booking form, or give your ticket requirements and contact details and we will call you

  • Fri 11 May 2012 7:30 PM

    The Christopher Cadbury Meeting Room at Waseley Hills Country Park.

    'Presenting your Crafts'  With Liz Haste, Guild Member.
    Visitors and prospective members welcome
    For more details visit web site - www.whcg.org.uk or email - whcg [at] btinternet [dot] com

     

  • Thu 10 May 2012 8:15 PM

    Catshill Social Club, meadow Road, Catshill, Bromsgrove B61 0JJ

    Al Parrish with support by Fairfield

    His huge, charismatic presence, boundless energy, and “that voice” (once described on CBC as being 'half way between melted chocolate and sex') brought fans from across Canada, around the US and throughout the UK to shows by Tanglefoot (CFMA 'Best Vocal Group' 2007) for 17 years.

    Now performing solo, Al’s repertoire includes new, original material, as well as some carefully chosen covers including a couple of trad songs and some Tanglefoot favourites. Al plays these songs on acoustic guitar, on his trademark double bass, or simply sings them a cappella.

    Members £6.00 Non-members (always more than welcome) £8.00

    Young Members (21 and under) £3.00

  • Wed 9 May 2012 7:45 PM

    Grafton Manor Chapel, (Grafton Manor Gardens open at 6.45 p.m.)

    • Quartet in D op 6 no 5 – Haydn
    • Interlude – Finzi
    • Cantilena – Turnage
    • Quartet in F minor – Ravel

    Tickets £20 (concessions £19)

    Bromsgrove Festival events are booked direct with the Festival, and booking for the 2012 Festival will open by telephone and a message service on 1 March 2012.

    The Festival Booking Office is in the Bromsgrove Library, Stratford Rd, Bromsgrove and will open on 12th April 2012. Its tel no is 01527 876504.

    Tickets for all the concerts at Artrix will only be available from the Festival Booking Office and not from Artrix.

    E-mail andrewh [at] lgharris [dot] co [dot] uk (bromsgrovefestival [at] btconnect [dot] com) for a copy of the leaflet and booking form, or give your ticket requirements and contact details and we will call you.

  • Sat 5 May 2012 7:45 PM

    Artrix, Slideslow Drive, Bromsgrove, B60 1PQ

    Midland Youth Jazz Orchestra, director John Ruddick with vocalists Katy Gaskin and Tom Sharp

    Tickets £17.50 (concessions £16.50)

    Bromsgrove Festival events are booked direct with the Festival, and booking for the 2012 Festival will open by telephone and a message service on 1 March 2012.

    The Festival Booking Office is in the Bromsgrove Library, Stratford Rd, Bromsgrove and will open on 12th April 2012. Its tel no is 01527 876504.

    Tickets for all the concerts at Artrix will only be available from the Festival Booking Office and not from Artrix.

    E-mail andrewh [at] lgharris [dot] co [dot] uk (bromsgrovefestival [at] btconnect [dot] com) for a copy of the leaflet and booking form, or give your ticket requirements and contact details and we will call you.

  • Fri 4 May 2012 6:30 PM
    Artrix, Slideslow Drive, Bromsgrove B60 1PQ

    The Big Spring Sing with Ex Cathedra

    Pupils from four Bromsgrove Middle Schools take you round the world with a dynamic performance of songs they’ve learned on the Big Spring Singing Day with Ex Cathedra’s award-winning education team. The performance will last about one hour.

    Tickets- £5.00 (school pupils £2.00) (see below for ticket application information

    Sponsored by David Morgan Music Trust

     Bromsgrove Festival events are booked direct with the Festival, and booking for the 2012 Festival will open by telephone and a message service on 1 March 2012.

    The Festival Booking Office is in the Bromsgrove Library, Stratford Rd, Bromsgrove and will open on 12th April 2012. Tel no is 01527 876504.

    Tickets for all the concerts at Artrix will only be available from the Festival Booking Office and not from Artrix.

    E-mail bromsgrovefestival [at] btconnect [dot] com for a copy of the leaflet and booking form, or give your ticket requirements and contact details and they will call you.

  • Sat 28 Apr 2012 8:00 PM

    Stoke Heath Community Arts Centre, Bromsgrove, B60 4JR

    Caller Laura Hodges, Music by Double Trouble

    Further information from Val Rees on 01527 873190

  • Sat 28 Apr 2012 7:30 PM

    Beacon Church Centre, Whetty Lane, Rubery, B45 9DL

    In its Diamond Jubilee Year, Rubery Drama Group present

    Pools Paradise, a farce by Philip King,

    Curtain up at 7.30 pm.

    Tickets are £6.00, concessions £5.50, please contact 0121 453 8733, or 0121 445 2323

  • Sat 28 Apr 2012 7:15 PM

    Artrix, Slideslow Drive, Bromsgrove, B60 1PQ

    'In the Bleak Midwinter' Tony Palmer's new film about the composer Gustav Holst
    Tony Palmer will be present to give a short talk about the film


    Tickets £8
     

    Bromsgrove Festival events are booked direct with the Festival, and booking for the 2012 Festival will open by telephone and a message service on 1 March 2012.

    The Festival Booking Office is in the Bromsgrove Library, Stratford Rd, Bromsgrove and will open on 12th April 2012. Its tel no is 01527 876504.

    Tickets for all the concerts at Artrix will only be available from the Festival Booking Office and not from Artrix.

    E-mail andrewh [at] lgharris [dot] co [dot] uk (bromsgrovefestival [at] btconnect [dot] com) for a copy of the leaflet and booking form, or give your ticket requirements and contact details and we will call you.

  • Fri 27 Apr 2012 7:45 PM

    Artrix, Slideslow Drive, Bromsgrove, B60 1PQ

    'Upstairs and Downstairs'
    A musical entertainment devised and directed by Gabrielle Byam-Grounds
    Celebrity narrators from the Royal Shakespeare Company and The English Serenata

    • A lively musical flirtation in 'my lady’s chamber'
    • Two bloody executions
    • Jeeves at a classical concert in the Queen’s Hall
    • Bertie Wooster singing 'Oh by Jingo'
    • Irish dancers on the Titanic
    • Lady Catherine de Bourgh recommending piano practice
    • The West Indian violin virtuoso who fell out with Beethoven over a woman
    • ‘Sublime’ Mozart, thrown down the palace stairs for insubordination.
    • Telemann, Mozart, Tudor Song, Bach, Beethoven, Swing and Jazz
       

    Tickets £20 (concessions £19)

    Bromsgrove Festival events are booked direct with the Festival, and booking for the 2012 Festival will open by telephone and a message service on 1 March 2012.

    The Festival Booking Office is in the Bromsgrove Library, Stratford Rd, Bromsgrove and will open on 12th April 2012. Its tel no is 01527 876504.

    Tickets for all the concerts at Artrix will only be available from the Festival Booking Office and not from Artrix.

    E-mail andrewh [at] lgharris [dot] co [dot] uk (bromsgrovefestival [at] btconnect [dot] com) for a copy of the leaflet and booking form, or give your ticket requirements and contact details and we will call you.

  • Fri 27 Apr 2012 7:30 PM

    Beacon Church Centre, Whetty Lane, Rubery, B45 9DL

    In its Diamond Jubilee Year, Rubery Drama Group present

    Pools Paradise, a farce by Philip King,

    Curtain up at 7.30 pm.

    Tickets are £6.00, concessions £5.50, please contact 0121 453 8733, or 0121 445 2323

  • Thu 26 Apr 2012 8:15 PM

    Catshill Social Club, Meadow Road, Bromsgrove B61 0JJ

    Cloudstreet with support by Fairfield

    Based in Queensland, Australia, Nicole Murray and John Thompson have carved themselves a niche internationally as outstanding performers of acoustic folk music. With vocal harmonies reminiscent of Steeleye Span and the Seekers, powerful arrangements of Australian classics and a repertoire that spans the Anglo-Celtic world, cloudstreet's exciting performances entertain and delight. They deliver a powerful and moving musical experience, based on entrancing musicality, stunning use of vocal harmony and above all, a compelling sense of fun.

    Members £6.00 non-members (as always more than welcome) £8.00

    Young Members (21 and under) £3.00