Events - Arts and entertainment

Arts and entertainment related events

  • Farncombe Christmas Lights Switch-on

    • Friday, 7 December 2018 at 16:15 - 18:00
    • Location: Farncombe
    • Cost: Free

    Events kick off at Farncombe Infants School before moving to Farncombe Day Centre.

  • Maker in Focus: Janine Partington & exploring colour and line through mark-making into leather

    • Saturday, 15 June 2019 - Saturday, 27 July 2019 at 10:00 - 17:00
    • Location: New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham, Surrey
    • Cost: Free

    This exhibition presents new leather wall panels, vessels and brooches by Janine Partington, one of our most popular makers, recently selected for the prestigious Collect Open.

  • Diaspora

    • Saturday, 15 June 2019 - Saturday, 27 July 2019 at 10:00 - 17:00
    • Location: New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham, Surrey
    • Cost: Free

    This ground-breaking exhibition brings twenty artists and makers of African/Caribbean heritage to showcase their work, not previously seen in Farnham.

  • Repurposed

    • Saturday, 15 June 2019 - Saturday, 27 July 2019 at 10:00 - 17:00
    • Location: New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham, Surrey
    • Cost: Free

    Repurposed brings together artists who work with either recycled, reused or found materials, making beautiful and compelling works.

  • grills & guitars

    • Friday, 5 July 2019 - Friday, 30 August 2019 at 20:30 - 21:30
    • Location: Farnham Maltings
    • Cost: Free

    Our free summer of live outdoor music returns this July and August.

  • The Green Book (12A)

    • Saturday, 20 July 2019 at 20:00 - 22:30
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults - £7.50, Children - £3.50, Concessions - £6.50

    Two unlikely travelling companions must navigate the terrifying racism of the deep south in 1962, in this road-trip comedy-drama based on a true story.

  • Gyles Brandreth: Break a Leg!

    • Saturday, 20 July 2019 at 19:30 - 21:30
    • Location: Farnham Maltings
    • Cost: £20

    Join the master raconteur and charming wit Gyles Brandreth for some irreverent comedy, high drama and a huge dose of name-dropping.

  • Ann Marie Whaley: A Different Space

    • Saturday, 3 August 2019 - Saturday, 14 September 2019 at 10:00 - 17:00
    • Location: New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham, Surrey
    • Cost: Free

    Ann Marie draws and paints in the landscape, especially in London, Hampshire and Dorset, and responds to all the sensations of a certain place.

  • Vacation: Vocation - Trevor Price with sculpture by Richard Jack

    • Saturday, 3 August 2019 - Saturday, 14 September 2019 at 10:00 - 17:00
    • Location: New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham, Surrey
    • Cost: Free

    Trevor Price is one of our long-term favourite artists - Trevor specialises in drypoints and etchings that are handmade and hand printed in his studios in London and St. Ives. For this exhibition, he

  • Sculptor in Focus: David Mayne

    • Saturday, 3 August 2019 - Saturday, 14 September 2019 at 10:00 - 17:00
    • Location: New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham, Surrey
    • Cost: Free

    Over the past 30 years David has developed his work from raw assemblage with found objects to the much more refined pieces he now creates. One thing has remained constant - the use of metal.

  • Crafts in Bloom

    • Saturday, 3 August 2019 - Saturday, 14 September 2019 at 10:00 - 17:00
    • Location: New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham, Surrey
    • Cost: Free

    The exhibition joins the celebrations of Farnham in Bloom. Artists throughout the centuries from all cultures have been drawn to the beauty and elegance of flowers.

  • Vice (15)

    • Saturday, 3 August 2019 at 20:00 - 22:30
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults - £7.50, Children - £3.50, Concessions - £6.50

    He was the most powerful man in the world hiding behind a usually “symbolic” role. Christian Bale stars as Dick Cheney, the Vice President in George W. Bush’s presidency.

  • Dumbo (PG)

    • Saturday, 3 August 2019 at 15:00 - 17:00
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults - £3.50, Children - £3.50

    An ex-performer and his family are recruited by a circus owner to care for his animals, where the performer discovers a very unusual member of the team...

  • Mary Poppins Returns (U)

    • Saturday, 10 August 2019 at 15:00 - 17:00
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: All tickets £1.50! Our 'Staycation' event

    It’s 1930's London and everyone’s favourite nanny has returned – Mary Poppins (Emily Blunt) is ready to spread joy and magic in the much-anticipated sequel to the 1964 classic.

  • Godalming Gag House

    • Friday, 6 September 2019 at 20:00
    • Location: Borough Hall, Bridge Street, Godalming GU7 1HR
    • Cost: £14+ fees

    A professional comedy club in the heart of Godalming in the historic Borough Hall.

  • Red Joan (12A)

    • Sunday, 8 September 2019 at 19:00 - 21:30
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults - £7.50, Children - £3.50, Concessions - £6.50

    This political drama, based on a true story, stars Judi Dench, Sophie Cookson, and Stephen Campbell Moore and is directed by Olivier Award-winner Trevor Nunn.

  • Jonny & The Baptists

    • Friday, 20 September 2019 at 20:00 - 22:00
    • Location: Farnham Maltings
    • Cost: £14

    We live in a divided world, and Jonny & The Baptists want to cross that divide...

  • Pokémon: Detective Pikachu (PG)

    • Saturday, 21 September 2019 at 15:00 - 17:00
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults - £4.50, Children - £3.50

    While Pokémon usually can’t communicate with humans, Detective Pikachu discovers that Tim is uniquely able to hear what he’s saying.

  • Tolkien (12A)

    • Saturday, 21 September 2019 at 20:00 - 22:30
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults - £7.50, Children - £3.50, Concessions - £6.50

    With a youth built upon love, friendship, and pain, J.R.R. Tolkien learns that escaping into fantasy worlds can make reality so much more bearable.

  • Godalming Gag House

    • Friday, 4 October 2019 at 20:00
    • Location: Borough Hall, Bridge Street, Godalming GU7 1HR
    • Cost: £14 + fees

    A professional comedy club in the heart of Godalming in the historic Borough Hall.

  • Hal Cruttenden: Chubster

    • Saturday, 12 October 2019 at 20:00 - 22:00
    • Location: Farnham Maltings
    • Cost: £18

    Star of 'Have I Got News For You', 'The Apprentice: You’re Fired', 'Bake Off: Extra Slice', and 'Live at the Apollo' presents his new stand-up show.

  • The Royal Opera - Don Giovanni

    • Sunday, 13 October 2019 at 14:00 - 17:30
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults £15, Concession £12.50, Children £10

    The new Royal Opera Season begins with Mozart’s engaging masterpiece, which follows Don Giovanni, the women he serially seduces, and the vengeance that finally catches up with him...

  • Mark Watson: The Infinite Show

    • Friday, 18 October 2019 at 20:00 - 21:40
    • Location: Farnham Maltings
    • Cost: £19

    Cluster-bombed with yoghurt on Taskmaster, half-killed on Bear Grylls' Celebrity Island, Watson returns to what he's best at: being indoors.

  • The Royal Opera - Don Pasquale

    • Sunday, 27 October 2019 at 14:00 - 16:30
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults £15, Concession £12.50, Children £10

    Royal Opera favourite Bryn Terfel heads the cast for this new production of Donizetti’s comedy of domestic drama across two generations.

  • Godalming Gag House

    • Friday, 1 November 2019 at 20:00
    • Location: Borough Hall, Bridge Street, Godalming GU7 1HR
    • Cost: £14 + fees

    A professional comedy club in the heart of Godalming in the historic Borough Hall.

  • Sarah McQuaid

    • Friday, 8 November 2019 at 20:00 - 22:00
    • Location: Farnham Maltings
    • Cost: £12

    Folk singer Sarah McQuaid has recently been honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Ards International Guitar Festival in Northern Ireland.

  • The Royal Ballet - Concerto/Enigma Variations/Raymonda Act III

    • Sunday, 10 November 2019 at 14:00 - 17:00
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults £15, Concession £12.50, Children £10

    From The Royal Ballet’s classical origins in the works of Marius Petipa, to the home-grown choreographers who put British ballet on the world stage, this programme highlights the Company's versatility

  • Jon Culshaw, Bill Dare – The Great British Take Off

    • Saturday, 30 November 2019 at 20:00 - 22:00
    • Location: Farnham Maltings
    • Cost: £22.50

    Comedian and impressionist Jon Culshaw and legendary comedy producer Bill Dare come to Farnham Maltings for the first time following their sell-out tour last year.

  • Jack and the Beanstalk

    • Wednesday, 11 December 2019 - Tuesday, 24 December 2019 at 18:30 - 20:30
    • Location: Borough Hall, Bridge Street, Godalming GU7 1HR
    • Cost: £22/£20

    Show times vary so please see website for full information. Relaxed performance on 14 December at 11am.

  • The Royal Ballet - The Sleeping Beauty - Live

    • Thursday, 16 January 2020 at 19:15 - 22:15
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults £15, Concession £12.50, Children £10

    This production of The Sleeping Beauty has been delighting audiences in Covent Garden since 1946.

  • The Royal Opera - La Bohème

    • Sunday, 2 February 2020 at 14:00 - 16:30
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults £15, Concession £12.50, Children £10

    Sung in Italian with English subtitles.

  • Stuart Goldsmith: End Of

    • Friday, 7 February 2020 at 20:00 - 22:00
    • Location: Farnham Maltings
    • Cost: £10

    Stu's back with a comic odyssey on how it works out in the end, and whether anyone cares.

  • The Royal Opera - Fidelio

    • Sunday, 22 March 2020 at 14:00 - 16:30
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults £15, Concession £12.50, Children £10

    Beethoven’s only opera is a masterpiece, an uplifting story of risk and triumph.

  • The Royal Ballet - Swan Lake

    • Sunday, 5 April 2020 at 14:00 - 17:00
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults £15, Concession £12.50, Children £10

    Liam Scarlett’s glorious production of Swan Lake, new in 2018, returns for its first revival.

  • The Royal Opera - Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci

    • Sunday, 26 April 2020 at 14:00 - 17:00
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults £15, Concession £12.50, Children £10

    Two opera classics are drawn together in this wonderfully observed re-creation of life in a south Italian village as a travelling theatre visits and emotions erupt. Sung in Italian (English subtitles)

  • The Royal Ballet - The Dante Project (world premiere)

    • Sunday, 31 May 2020 at 14:00 - 17:00
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults £15, Concession £12.50, Children £10

    Dante’s Divine Comedy is an epic journey through the afterlife.

  • The Royal Opera - Elektra (new production)

    • Sunday, 21 June 2020 at 14:00 - 16:00
    • Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
    • Cost: Adults £15, Concession £12.50, Children £10

    Strauss’s thrilling and audacious adaptation of Greek tragedy receives a new staging by the award-winning director Christof Loy. Sung in German with English subtitles.

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