What's on at Burgh House: May 2014

4 May 2014

Gosh! May is upon us already. The Wisteria is in bloom and there's lots of great events happening at Burgh House.


Afternoon Recital with Helen Burford
Sunday 11th May, 2.15pm

Outstanding young pianist Helen Burford presents a programme of solo works by Haydn, Scarlatti, Butler and Gershwin. 
Click here for tickets.

Looking For You
Sunday 11th May, 7.30pm

A showcase of cabaret/jazz/musical theatre songs by Sue Van Colle. The composer/songwriter and resident of Hampstead joins 
with friends to present a premiere of some of her music and lyrics. Tickets are £10, including a glass of wine.
Contact John Heath to make reservations on: 01727 812240.

In Black and White, Piano Duet
Sunday 18th May, 2.45pm

Linda Nottingham and Robert Thurston. Music for four hands by: Beethoven, Schumann, Brahms, Dvořák, Debussy and Ravel. Tickets £12/10 including interval drink. Purchase on the door or from: l.nottingham@fsmail.net.

Art Exhibitions

Hanna Landin
Wed 14th May-Sun 18th May

An exhibition displays still-life, interiors and garden pictures in oils and acrylic alongside 30 portraits of friends and family in pencil.

Fragments of Spain
Wed 21st May-Sun 1st June

Trinidad Ball and Loli Cardeñoso join forces again to bring you fragments of colour and whimsy of a Spanish Summertime.



Friends of Burgh House AGM
Wednesday 14th May, 7pm
The Friends of Burgh House would like to invite you to their AGM, everyone is welcome. Guest speaker Rev. Stephen Tucker (Chair of Hampstead Arts Festival) talks about Hampstead Artists and the First World War. Will include a glass of wine and nibbles.

Dorothy Bohm  Photographer
Thursday 22nd May, 7:00- 8:00pm

We welcome you to a free screening of a short BBC2 documentary by Jane Coles, followed by a question and answer session with the artist herself. Contact us for more information.

Clubs and Classes

Hampstead Rock Choir
Tuesdays, 10am


Bridge Club
Wednesdays, 1.30pm

New members always welcome. £2.

Scrabble Club
Thursdays, 2pm

£1.50. For more information, please drop in or call David Shenkin on 020 7242 2682 or
Freda Marcus on 020 8203 2385.

Choir with Patrick Allies
Fridays, 12.30pm

For more information, please email 
Drawing and Watercolour Painting Classes with artist and tutor Rea Stavropoulos
Starting Thursday 1st May, 2-4pm, and running for five weeks
£10 per class. To book please contact us. Please visit the Rea Stavropoulos' website for more information.

Drawing and Painting Course with Mike Biddulph
Starting Wednesday 30th April, 1-3pm, and running for nine weeks
The former tutor at The Royal Academy of Arts will give expert tuition through an artist's eyes.
£15 per class (first session is free). To book please contact us. Limited spaces available.