Local Arts Events

There are many arts related events that take place each year in and around Grayshott and neighbouring towns and villages and we hope to be able to bring these to your attention through this page.

If you know of events that you feel should be listed please contact us using the online form or contact Liz Beecheno (lizbeecheno@aol.com).

Much information on Arts Events in our Local Area can be found on the following websites.

Do check them out for May, June and July, and even the whole of 2022

ART Exhibitions:

For monthly information on Arts Exhibitions in Surrey:

https://www.surreycc.gov.uk/community/surrey-matters/whats-on/art

WATTS Gallery, Compton: 8th March – 12th June

Pre-Raphaelite Treasures: Drawings and Watercolours from the Ashmolean Museum

Admission £14.95 with Gift Aid – ticket includes entry to the Historic Gallerie

https://www.wattsgallery.org.uk/whats-on/pre-raphaelite-treasures-drawings-and-watercolours/

Surrey Sculpture Society Second Annual Sculpture Trail Exhibition at Ramster Garden, Chiddingfold from Friday 22nd April – Sunday 5th June

For more information go to: www.ramsterevents, or www.surreysculpture.org.uk

Surrey Hills Artisan Festival at Denbies on Saturday 21st May and Sunday 22nd May

at Denbies Wine Estate, Dorking from 10a.m – 5p.m Tickets £7.50 in advance or £10 on the gate. Free for Under 16’s. For more information or to book tickets, go to:

www.surreyhills.org/events/surrey-hills-festivals-2022  

Art  and Soul Exhibition from 11th- 26th June

David and Lynn Paynter are staging their annual Exhibition in their beutiful gardens and woodland at Whitehanger, Marley Common, near Haslemere. Around 100 pieces of art and sculpture – from 21 artists will be on show and for sale.

For more information and directions, check out: www.theartfulgallery.co.uk  

Petworth House and Park Summer Events for June 2022

check out out www.nationaltrust.org.uk/petworth

Arts Lectures:

http://www.artsandcraftsmovementinsurrey.org.uk/index.php

MUSIC

History of the Trumpet, a musical journey through time” will be performed by Crispian Steele-Perkins at Barrow Hills School, Whitley, GU85NY on the 21st May at 6p.m, in aid of the Guildford and South Surrey branch of the Parkinson’s Society. Tickets £15 from  Steve Sheron at sheron@parkinsons.or.uk. Tel: 01483 570776

For a rich source of Music for 2022 in our Grayshott Community check out Grayshott Concerts:

Violinist Shoshanah Sievers will be playing Bruch’s Violin Concerto No.1 in G minor Op.26 on Friday 27th May from 7.30p.m, conducted by Jonathan Bloxham with the London Mozart Players who will also perform Mozart’s Overture to the Magic Flute and Mendelssohn’s Symphony No.3. For tickets and information go to:

 https://grayshottconcerts.co.uk/

Rushmoor Male Choir are giving a special concert on 11th June at 7.30p.m

For more information contact Malcolm on 07842973341 or at malcolmstravel@hotmail.co.uk

Longhope Summer Opera 2nd and 3rd July

The Scherzo Ensemble return to Longhope Opera in Newton Valence, near Alton to perform L’elisir d’Amore by Donezetti. For tickets and information go to:   www.longhopesummeropera.com

and for more music in Haslemere 

check out:

https://www.hhhconcerts.org.uk/

https://www.hmsoc.org.uk/

For Theatre, Opera and Music via video satellite link

https://www.haslemerehall.co.uk/events-via-satellite/

 

THEATRE : Amateur and professional 

Grayshott Stagers present  “Honk” from Thursday 26th to Saturday 28th May

(matinee at 2.30p.m), evening at 7.30p.m

A fun lively musical for all ages based on Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale “The Ugly Duckling”

Tickets from  http://www.grayshottstagers.uk

or by phoning 07940 546871

FESTIVALS

Amesbury Arts Festival, Hindhead, Surrey  25th & 26th May

Wednesday 25th : Scouting for Girls, Indie – hop at 7.30p.m

Thursday 26th May:  Iain Stirling, live stand up comedy at 7.30p.m

For tickets and more information, check out: www.amesburyschool.co.uk/artsfestival2022  

Grayshott Celebrates The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2- 5 June

Live Music, Fun fair, Parade. For more information check out:  www.partyinggrayshott.com

Haslemere Celebrates the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2-5th June

Sponsored byThe Haslemere Festival. For more information go to:  www.haslemerefestival.org.uk

Haslemere Fringe Festival, 1st – 3rd July

Has music, comedy, dance and more. For more information, go to:www.haslemerefringe.co.uk

WeyFest is on at The Rural Life Museum, near Tilford from 19th – 21st August

Tickets, stars and line up information from: www.weyfest.co.uk