The Rose and the Ring
Thursday 5 May 2016 | 7.30pm
An opera in two acts by Nicholas Jackson based on William Makepeace Thackeray’s neglected masterpiece and incorporating ochestrations and adaptions of music by Domenico Scarlatti.
Performed by Concertante of London, with flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, strings and harpischord.
The Rose and the Ring features rising young opera stars and a narration by Nickolas Grace.
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£75 including wine and canapés.
(Cash/Cheque payment by post or at the door).
National Gardens Scheme – Gardens Open for Charity
Tuesday 7 June 2016 | 6.00pm – 9.00pm
Admission £5.00, children free. Wine. Evening will include BBQ (additional charge).
See the NGS website for more details.
Enclosed courtyard gardens within the grounds of historic Charterhouse, which dates back to 1347. English country garden style featuring roses, herbaceous borders, ancient mulberry trees and small pond. Various garden herbs found here are still used in the kitchen today.
In addition, two other areas are being opened for the NGS. Pensioners Court, which is partly maintained by the private tenants and Master’s Garden, the old burial ground which now consists of lawns, borders and wildlife garden planted to camouflage a war time air raid shelter. A private garden for the Brothers of Charterhouse, not usually open to the public. (Buildings not open).
OPEN HOUSE LONDON
Sunday 18 September 2016 | 2.00pm – 5.00pm
Chapel Court, Chapel Cloister and the Chapel (only) will be open to the public – free entry, no reservation required.