Rheged Centre

Rheged Centre
Redhills, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0DQ
  • Telephone 01768 868000
  • Opening times Daily 8.30am–5.30pm.
  • Seasonal times Closed Dec 25 and 26
  • Email
  • Website www.rheged.com

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Rheged Centre

Rheged is located at the northern gateway to the Lake District, at Penrith. Opened in 2000, the centre welcomes over 450,000 visitors every year. The vision of a Cumbrian farmer, John Dunning, Rheged is a centre that celebrates its place, through its programme of arts and family events and exhibitions, as well as its food and shops.

  • Provides: Free wi-fi

Event times

There are 40 events at this location

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The Australian Ballet Live: Coppelia

  • 2016

A tale of magic and mischief set to Delibes' lilting score.

Wed 19 Apr 2017

Best of British Season

A selection of popular British films, handpicked to showcase the influence of British culture in film.

Fri 6 Jan 2017

Times to be confirmed / £6.50 (£5; Children £4; Family £19) / 01768 868000

Sat 7 Jan 2017

Times to be confirmed / £6.50 (£5; Children £4; Family £19) / 01768 868000

Sun 8 Jan 2017

Times to be confirmed / £6.50 (£5; Children £4; Family £19) / 01768 868000

…and 70 more dates until 26 Mar 2017

Bolshoi Ballet: A Contemporary Evening

  • 2016

The Bolshoi takes on a bold new challenge, as the dance masters tackle contemporary choreography.

Sun 19 Mar 2017

£15; £10 (£12) / 01768 868000

Bolshoi Ballet: A Hero Of Our Time

  • 2016

A young officer named Pechorin travels across mountains of the Caucasus, inflicting pain on himself and the women around him. With music by Ilya Demutsky, choreography by Yuri Possokhov and libretto from Kirill Serebrennikov.

Sun 9 Apr 2017

Bolshoi Ballet Live: Swan Lake

  • 160 min
  • 12A
  • UK release: 25 January 2015

A tragic love story ensues when young Prince Siegfried meets Odette, who is white swan by day and human by night. Odette can only wait for an oath of true love to break the curse. This tale of love, drama and deception is brought to life by Russia's world famous Bolshoi Ballet.

Sun 5 Feb 2017

£10–£15 (£12) / 01768 868000

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Bolshoi Ballet Live: The Nutcracker

  • 2014

Sugarplum Fairies and Rat Kings live from Russia.

Sun 18 Dec

£15; £10 First 2 Rows (£12) / 01768 868000

Bolshoi Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty

  • 2017

In this resplendent classic, the Bolshoi dancers take us on a dreamlike journey through the famous fairy tale, complete with jewel fairies and a magical kingdom. Music ny Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and choreography by Yuri Grigorovich.

Sun 22 Jan 2017

£15 (£10–£12) / 01768 868000

Colin Caygill Antique Fair

Stalls selling antiques ranging from home furnishings to watches.

Sun 26 Feb 2017

£1.20 / 01768 868000

Sun 2 Apr 2017

£1.20 / 01768 868000

Sun 18 Jun 2017

£1.20 / 01768 868000

…and 3 more dates until 10 Dec 2017

Colin Caygill Antiques Fair

Ceramics, clothing and jewellery sale.

Sun 11 Dec

£1.20 / 01768 868 000

Cumbria Life Home and Garden Show

A fair focusing on all aspects of home and garden design.

Sat 18 Mar 2017

£5–£6 / 01768 868000

Sun 19 Mar 2017

£5–£6 / 01768 868000

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Cumbria Photography Show

A weekend devoted to photography, with trade stands, talks and demonstrations.

Sat 13 May 2017

£2 / 01768 868000

Sun 14 May 2017

£2 / 01768 868000

Derek Eland: Being Human at Base Camp

Work by the first ever artist in residence at Everest Base Camp. Eland invited everyone at the camp to write down what Everest meant to them and why they were there, and the exhibition is one of the results.

Sat 29 Apr 2017

Prices to be confirmed / 01768 868000

Sun 30 Apr 2017

Prices to be confirmed / 01768 868000

Mon 1 May 2017

Prices to be confirmed / 01768 868000

…and 62 more dates until 2 Jul 2017

Don't Dribble on the Dragon

An adventure about friendship featuring a magical dragon.

Fri 2 Jun 2017

£10 (£8; Family £32) / 01768 868000

Exhibition On Screen: I, Claude Monet

  • 2016
  • Directed by: Phil Grabsky

Using letters and other private writings I, Claude Monet reveals new insight into the influential painter and impressionist.

Tue 21 Feb 2017

£10–£15 (£12) / 01768 868000

Exhibition On Screen: Michelangelo: Love And Death

A fresh biography of Michelangelo, who is considered one of the greatest artists of the Renaissance. This film explores his relationship with his contemporaries and his immense artistic practice that included painting, sculpture and architecture. The documentary coincides with a glorious new exhibition at the National…

Tue 13 Jun 2017

£15 (£12; On first two rows £10) / 01768 868000

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Get Fit and Feel Great in 2017

Meet with fitness experts, nutritionists, health experts and hear about hobbies to help your mind and body.

Sun 29 Jan 2017

Cancelled / 01768 868000

The Great Print Exhibition 2016

Major exhibition of printmaking with over 350 artworks by more than 60 artists.

Thu 8 Dec

Free / 01768 868000

Fri 9 Dec

Free / 01768 868000

Sat 10 Dec

Free / 01768 868000

…and 76 more dates until 26 Feb 2017

Jack and the Beanstalk

Classic panto fun.

Thu 29 Dec

£10 (Children £8; Family £32) / 01768 868000

Fri 30 Dec

£10 (Children £8; Family £32) / 01768 868000

Journey to Space

  • 2015
  • US
  • 45 min
  • Directed by: Mark Krenzien
  • Written by: Mark Krenzien

Filmmaker Mark Krenzien explores a new era of deep-space exploration..

Thu 8 Dec

Times to be confirmed / 01768 868000

Fri 9 Dec

Times to be confirmed / 01768 868000

Sat 10 Dec

Times to be confirmed / 01768 868000

…and 21 more dates until 31 Dec

Judy's Affordable Vintage Fair

Get your fill of vintage fashions, accessories and more from Judy (and others, presumably).

Sat 4 Mar 2017

£2 / 01768 868000

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Keswich Film Festival

Cumbria's answer to Sundance Film Festival.

Sat 18 Feb 2017

Times to be confirmed / £4–£6 / 01768 868000

Model Railway Exhibition

Model railway layouts, trade stands, demonstrations and other model train-related activities.

Sat 25 Mar 2017

£6 in advance: £7 on the door (under 13s free) / 01768 868000

Sun 26 Mar 2017

£6 in advance: £7 on the door (under 13s free) / 01768 868000

National Theatre Live: Amadeus

Lucian Msamati (Luther, Game of Thrones, NT Live: The Comedy of Errors) plays Salieri in Peter Shaffer’s iconic play, broadcast live from the National Theatre, and with live orchestral accompaniment by Southbank Sinfonia.

Thu 2 Feb 2017

£15 (£12) / 01768 868000

Sat 4 Feb 2017

£15 (£12) / 01768 868000

National Theatre Live: Hedda Gabler

  • 2017

A live screening of Hedda Gabler, directed by Ivo van Hove who directed A View from the Bridge at the Young Vic Theatre.

Thu 9 Mar 2017

National Theatre Live: No Man’s Land

  • 2016

Pinter's play is brought to life by Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart.

Thu 15 Dec

£15 (£12) / 01768 868000

Sat 17 Dec

£15 (£12) / 01768 868000

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National Theatre Live: Saint Joan

  • 2017

Live broadcast of Saint Joan from the Donmar Warehouse.

Thu 16 Feb 2017

£15 (£12) / 01768 868000

New Quilting

An exhibition showcasing quilts made by Cumbrian makers as well as those from further afield.

Fri 3 Mar 2017

01768 868000

Sat 4 Mar 2017

01768 868000

Sun 5 Mar 2017

01768 868000

…and 49 more dates until 23 Apr 2017

Phoenix Lakeland Wargames Exhibition

A chance for wargaming traders to meet up, play games and exchange or sell games and miniatures.

Sat 24 Jun 2017

£3 (under 13s free) / 01768 868000

Rheged Centre Knit And Stitch Show

Meet knitting and sewing makers, with over 40 exhibitors in one place.

Sat 8 Apr 2017

£2 / 01768 868000

Sun 9 Apr 2017

£2 / 01768 868000

Rival Arts Food And Gift Fair

A chance to select early Christmas gifts from artists, photographers, jewellers, craft and food producers.

Sat 28 Oct 2017

01768 868000

Sun 29 Oct 2017

01768 868000

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Royal Ballet: Jewels

  • 2017

A three-act ballet created for the New York City Ballet by founding choreographer George Balanchine. It has three related movements: Emeralds, Rubies, and Diamonds and the dancers are dressed like jewels.

Tue 11 Apr 2017

01768 868000

Sun 16 Apr 2017

01768 868000

Royal Ballet: The Dream / Symphonic Variations / Marguerite And Armand

  • 2017

Mixed programme demonstrating the great creative vision of Frederick Ashton, Founder Choreographer of The Royal Ballet.

Royal Ballet: The Nutcracker

  • 2016

Tchaikovsky's music brings to life this Christmas favourite in which the toys come to life (and about 200 years before Toy Story at that).

Thu 8 Dec

£15; £10 First 2 Rows (£12) / 01768 868000

Sun 11 Dec

£15; £10 First 2 Rows (£12) / 01768 868000

Royal Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty

  • 2017
  • UK
  • E

The Royal Ballet performs its signature work, the classic fairytale of Aurora and her prince, in a version revitalised by Monica Mason and Christopher Newton in 2006 for the company's 75th anniversary, and since reworked further by top choreographers.

Tue 28 Feb 2017

Sun 5 Mar 2017

Royal Opera House: Il Trovatore

  • 2017

International superstars Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Anita Rachvelishvili, Lianna Haroutounian and Gregory Kunde lead a cast of world-class singers in this Verdi classic. Sung in Italian with English subtitles.

Tue 31 Jan 2017

£10–£15 (£10–£12) / 01768 868000

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Royal Opera House: Madama Butterfly

Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier’s production of Puccini’s poignant opera about a young Japenesse bride who is deserted by her new American officer husband.

Thu 30 Mar 2017

Sun 2 Apr 2017

Royal Opera House: Otello

  • 2017

World-famous tenor Jonas Kaufmann makes his role debut as Otello in Verdi's passionate retelling of Shakespeare's great tragedy of jealousy, deception and murder.

Wed 28 Jun 2017

Sun 2 Jul 2017

Royal Opera House: Woolf Works

  • 2017

Virginia Woolf's is the inspiration for multi-award-winning choreographer Wayne McGregor’s brilliant triptych for The Royal Ballet. British composer Max Richter creates a specially commissioned score incorporating electronic and live music.

Wed 8 Feb 2017

Royal Shakespeare Company: The Tempest

Simon Russell Beale returns to the RSC after 20 years to play Prospero in a production directed by Artistic Director Gregory Doran. The play is brought to life with the help of Intel and Andy Serkis' Imaginarium, featuring advanced technology in a bold reimagining of this Shakespearean classic.

Wed 11 Jan 2017

£15 (£12) / 01768 868000

The Search for Life in Space

A cinematic journey to the far reaches of space.

Fri 6 Jan 2017

Times to be confirmed / £6.50 (£5; Children £4; Family £19) / 01768 868000

Sat 7 Jan 2017

Times to be confirmed / £6.50 (£5; Children £4; Family £19) / 01768 868000

Sun 8 Jan 2017

Times to be confirmed / £6.50 (£5; Children £4; Family £19) / 01768 868000

…and 112 more dates until 30 Apr 2017

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