Conway Hall

Conway Hall
Conway Hall
25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL
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Beautiful 1920s art-deco Grade II listed concert hall which plays host to a range of concerts and theatre.

There's a chamber music concert at 6.30pm every Sunday throughout winter, and the varied programme includes lectures and speeches.

The hall aims to forward a progressive, free thinking agenda and is proud to give a platform to radicals from Salman Rushdie, Richard Dawkins to Tony Benn.

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Accio Piano Trio

We welcome the Accio Piano Trio from Austria to Conway Hall, performing an eclectic mix of trios from Haydn to Shostakovich. This concert is kindly supported by the Austrian Cultural Forum. Clemens Bock (violin) Leo Morello (cello) Christina Scheicher (piano) Haydn | Trio in F sharp minor Hob.XV:26 Beethoven | Trio in G…

Sun 29 Apr

£12 ( £10)

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Aquinas Piano Trio

The Aquinas Piano Trio make their debut at Conway Hall, performing a trio of Classic and Romantic gems by Mozart, Saint-Saens and Brahms. Ruth Rogers (violin) Katherine Jenkinson (cello) Martin Cousin (piano) Mozart | Trio in B flat K502 Saint-Saens | Trio No. 1 in F Op. 18 Brahms | Trio No. 1 in B Op. 8 Described by…

Sun 25 Feb

£12 ( £10)

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Atea Wind Quintet & Ausias Garrigos Morant

The London-based Atea Wind Quintet will be joined by Spanish clarinettist Ausias Garrigos Morant at Conway Hall, in a varied programme that ranges from Mozart to Ravel and Bruno Belthoise. Free entry for under-26s, courtesy of the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust.

Sun 13 May

£12 ( £10)

  • 18:30 – 20:30

La Belle Et La Bete - Une Grande Parade

A variety show with circus, dance, spoken word, film and tableaux by The Conway Collective, inspired by Jean Cocteau's film of The Beauty and The Beast.

Tue 20 Mar

£5–£10

  • 19:30

Benyounes Quartet

The Benyounes Quartet, fresh from their 10th anniversary celebration, return to Conway Hall with a programme of classics by Haydn, Beethoven and Bartok. Zara Benyounes (violin) Emily Holland (violin) Sara Roberts (viola) Kim Vaughan (cello) Haydn | Quartet in G Op. 76/1 Bartok | Quartet No. 2 Sz. 67 Beethoven | Quartet in…

Sun 22 Apr

£12 ( £10)

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Climate change and us: more feet, more heat?

A conference on how the ever growing population has an effect on our environment and overall climate.

Sat 3 Mar

Free

  • 13:30 – 16:00

Coull Quartet & Mark Bebbington

Critically-acclaimed pianist Mark Bebbington performs John Ireland's Piano Sonata, written just after the First World War, before joining the Coull Quartet to perform piano quintets by Ian Venables and Brahms. Free entry for under-26s, courtesy of the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust. This concert is kindly supported by the…

Sun 18 Mar

£12 ( £10)

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Drawing The Last Breath: Portraits Of My Father By Daniel Fooks

In our society we have a tendency to look upon death and dying with a sideways glance. This exhibition - a series of powerful drawings by Daniel Fooks of his father on his death bed - tackles the issue head on. Fooks was very close to his father and had drawn and painted him since childhood. Not only did he document his…

Thu 1 Mar

Free

  • 09:00 – 22:00

Thu 8 Mar

Free

  • 09:00 – 22:00

Thu 15 Mar

Free

  • 09:00 – 22:00
…and 2 more dates until 29 Mar

Engegard Quartet

One of Norway's most sought after ensembles, the Engegard Quartet perform string quartets by Haydn and Bartok, and an all-Norwegian second half featuring a selection of folk songs. Free entry for under-26s, courtesy of the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust. Arvid Engegard (violin) Alex Robson (violin) Juliet Jopling (viola…

Sun 4 Mar

£12 ( £10)

  • 18:30 – 20:30

An Evening On Grief And Sorrow With Julia Samuel

Join renowned psychotherapist and bereavement counsellor Julia Samuel as she leads a compassionate and supportive discussion of what it means to lose someone you love. Julia Samuel is a psychotherapist specialising in grief, who has spent the last twenty-five years working with bereaved families. She was a counsellor at…

Thu 15 Mar

£30

  • 19:00 – 21:30

Everything You Know About Genetics Is Wrong

Many of us learn about genetics in school starting with Mendel and his pea plants. We learn that one gene is linked to one trait, and one gene fault causes one disease. But the recent revolution in DNA sequencing is revealing that it's much more complicated. People are not peas - and even peas are not peas! From strange…

Tue 27 Feb

£5

  • 19:30

Gemeaux Quartet & Oliver Wass

Hear the award-winning harpist Oliver Wass and the Gemeaux Quartet perform an all-French programme featuring music by Debussy, Caplet and Ravel. Free entry for under-26s, courtesy of the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust.

Sun 27 May

£12 ( £10)

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Linos Piano Trio

One of today's most dynamic and creative ensembles, the Linos Piano Trio return to Conway Hall to perform their own arrangement of Debussy's Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune and more. Free entry for under-26s, courtesy of the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust.

Sun 15 Apr

£12 ( £10)

  • 18:30 – 20:30

London Mozart Players Chamber Ensemble & Simon Callaghan

Our Spring 2018 Season concludes with Director of Music Simon Callaghan performing Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 with members of the London Mozart Players and more. Free entry for under-26s, courtesy of the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust. Mozart | Eine Kleine Nachtmusik K525 Beethoven | Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor…

Sun 3 Jun

£12 ( £10)

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Louise Kemeny & Friends

Louise Kemeny returns to Conway Hall with a host of renowned musicians to perform songs by Schubert and Joseph Marx, plus clarinet trios by Brahms and Zemlinsky. Free entry for under-26s, courtesy of the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust. *Pre-concert talk by Robert Hugill at 5:30pm in the Brockway Room Sunday Concerts regular…

Sun 8 Apr

£12 ( £10)

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Maggini Quartet

The Maggini Quartet return to Conway Hall with new member Ciana McCabe, featuring the mighty 'Death and the Maiden' Quartet by Schubert, plus string quartets by Haydn and Vaughan Williams. Free entry for under-26s, courtesy of the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust. Julian Leaper (violin) Ciaran McCabe (violin) Martin Outram…

Sun 25 Mar

£12 ( £10)

  • 18:30 – 20:30

One Night Of Freedom: Comedy In Solidarity With Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

Join AL MURRAY, SARA PASCOE, MARK STEEL and SHAPPI KHORSANDI and more great acts for "One Night of Freedom" - a night of spectacular standup comedy to show solidarity with Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe on the second anniversary of her detention in Iran. Yes, it is a sad day but as her husband Richard Ratcliffe puts it…

Tue 3 Apr

£15

  • 21:45

Operation Chaos: The Vietnam Deserters Who Fought The CIA, The Brainwashers, And Each Other

Stockholm, 1968. A thousand American deserters and draft-resisters are arriving to escape the war in Vietnam. They're young, they're radical, and they want to start a revolution. The Swedes treat them like pop stars but the CIA is determined to stop all that. It's a job for the deep-cover men of Operation Chaos and their…

Wed 14 Mar

£6

  • 19:30 – 21:00

Simon Callaghan & Friends

Live Music, Classical.

Sun 6 May

£12 ( £10)

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Wihan Quartet

The Wihan Quartet from the Czech Republic return to Conway Hall with a programme featuring Haydn, Suk and Franz Xaver Richter, a rarely-heard French composer from the Classical era. Free entry for under-26s, courtesy of the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust. Leos Cepicky (violin) Jan Schulmeister (violin) Jakub Cepicky (viola…

Sun 11 Mar

£12 ( £10)

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Zoffany Ensemble

Conway Hall is delighted to welcome back the Zoffany Ensemble as they perform string chamber works by Schubert and Brahms, two emblematic figures of the German Romantic sound. Free entry for under-26s, courtesy of the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust.

Sun 20 May

£12 ( £10)

  • 18:30 – 20:30

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