Events for October.
For full details see the BArts Programme, available at One Stop Shops and other venues, or call 01992 465383.
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‘My Kind of Music’ From Show and Film Music to Pop Songs and Classical - Something for every taste! Free lunchtime music sponsored by BArts, featuring pianist Barbara Manning. 12noon - 2pm, Spotlight Café Bar, Hoddesdon.
7TH OCT - 15TH NOV ART EXHIBITION - CALL 01992 465383 FOR INFORMATION
‘Mellow Fruitfulness’ presented by BArts. Autumn - season of mists and golden days, harvest, gathering blackberries, apple pie, jam-making …. and happy memories of summer, served with red wine. 9am - 4.30pm Mon to Wed, 9am - 1pm Thurs & Fri. Other times when there is a public event. Spotlight Gallery, Hoddesdon, 01992 441946. To exhibit call 01992 465383.
9TH BARTS’ OPEN EVENING
‘The Artful Badger’ The best of Broxbourne’s Arts … Meet the people who put arts into the heart of the local community. Art and Craft, Dance, Drama, Literature, Music, Photography. A great opportunity to find out what’s going on locally and maybe find a new interest. Backstage Tours, Lighting Displays, Exhibitions. Come and meet many of our 30 affiliated groups. Bar Open! Free Entry! Free Entertainment! From 7pm at the Spotlight.
‘A Different Drum’ presented by BArts. Unconventional, eccentric people may be entertaining, infuriating, famous or notorious and some actually change the world... Tickets £15.00. Including lunch & a drink. 12noon, Dinant Room, the Spotlight. Booking 01992 441946. NB No repeat.
‘The Baby Boomer Nostalgia Show’ by Alan Haines. Monthly meeting of the Lea Valley U3A from 1pm, speaker at 2pm. New members and guests welcome. The Spotlight, Hoddesdon. Contact Lee Rayner 01992 465383. email: firstname.lastname@example.org
14TH TOPICAL DISCUSSION
Lea Valley Discussion Group. 8pm, Methodist Church Hall, Middlefield Road, Hoddesdon. New members and guests welcome. 01920 877370
‘Your Cheating Heart (History of Country Music)’ by Michael Grillo. Monthly meeting of Broxbourne U3A. 10am, the Spotlight, Hoddesdon. Enquiries: Jane Burr 01992 443822. email: email@example.com
Endymion Clarinet Quintet play Mozart and Brahms. Hoddesdon Music Club. 7.30pm, United Reformed Church, Mill Lane, Broxbourne. Visitors welcome. Tickets £14 from www.hoddesdonmusic.org.uk.
19TH & 20TH MUSICAL THEATRE
‘Vallé Showstoppers’. Celebrating 25 years in the performing arts. Packed with songs from your favourite musicals. 160 of our members, from 4 years to Adult, in this Musical Theatre Spectacular! The Vallé Academy, 5pm at the Spotlight Theatre, Hoddesdon. Tickets Adult £14, Child £12, from www.ticketsource.co.uk/valleacademy-tickets.
‘Secrets and Stories of Wallis Simpson (and the Prince of Wales)’ by Roy Smart. Monthly meeting of Cheshunt U3A from 1.30pm at Laura Trott Leisure Centre, Cheshunt. Guest speaker at approx 2.30pm. Secretary Christine Luff 01992 621543. email: firstname.lastname@example.org
28TH PLAY READING
Lea Valley Discussion Group. 8pm, Methodist Church Hall, Middlefield Road, Hoddesdon. New members and guests welcome. 01920 877370.
31ST ART LECTURE
‘Sporting Architecture - List it or Lose it?’ by Simon Inglis. Coffee 10am, 10.30am start. Guests Welcome. Tickets at reception on day £8. The Arts Society East Herts. Julia Fulton 01707 324898.
30TH OCT - 1ST NOV PLAY
‘The 39 Steps’ by John Buchan and Alfred Hitchcock, adapted by Patrick Barlow. Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have a fast-paced whodunit packed with over 150 zany characters, an onstage plane crash, handcuffs, missing fingers, and some good old-fashioned romance! The Vallé Academy at the Vallé Studio Theatre, Cheshunt. Tickets £12 from www.ticketsource.co.uk/valleacademy-tickets.