14th April 2017 | 11:00am - 3:00pmFriday 14 April, 11-3pm. Join us for a day of family activities offered in collaboration with Cityread London. We’ll be celebrating all things Tudor as we transport ourselves back to the 16th Century. Gather round our magnificent storyteller, create delicious historical sweets and take part in a traditional Tudor dance workshop. Cityread London is the capital’s annual celebration of reading. For more information on the Cityread 2017 book, Prophecy by S. J. Parris, and wider programme click here. Drop in event. £3 suggested donation per person.
Bach Coffee Cantata
11th April 2017 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm Decadence, drama and delight - Bach’s Coffee Cantata as you’ve never seen it before! Fully costumed, this colourfully staged show, specially adapted to the historic Great Chamber at the Charterhouse, will present Bach’s comic cantata depicting the rise of the coffee house in the 18th century. A wonderfully immersive performance complete with refreshments. Created and performed by the Little Baroque Company for Friends of the Charterhouse and guests. Book your tickets here.