Skipton Town Hall

Skipton Town Hall
29 High Street, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 1AH
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Art In Mind Exhibition

A mixed media exhibition of pieces created by a range of individuals working with Pioneer Projects, a leading charity providing targeted health and creative arts projects and activities that aim to support and engage people throughout the region, and whose work includes exploration of the link between creativity and…

Sat 7 Oct

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Mon 9 Oct

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Tue 10 Oct

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00
…and 16 more dates until 28 Oct

Bear And Butterfly

Bear likes peace and quiet. Other folk are bothering and Bear does not like to be bothered. One day, as Bear is sitting comfortably sipping his tea, deep in the branches of his tree he hears the munching and a crunching of a bright green Caterpillar. Bear and Caterpillar soon become the best of friends, Caterpillar…

Fri 19 Jan 2018

£5 (Children £3.75)

  • 11:00 – 12:30
  • 13:30 – 15:00

The Big Draw Festival - October Half Term

The theme of this year's national Big Draw event is Living Lines - an Animated Big Draw, so who better to help us create fantastic animations than Master Animator Virpi Kettu, whose previous work includes Wallace & Gromit and recently the Burn the Witch music video for Radiohead! The Big Draw Saturday 21st October…

Sat 21 Oct

Free-£1.50

  • 11:00 – 12:00

Wed 25 Oct

Free-£1.50

  • 11:00 – 12:00

Thu 26 Oct

Free-£1.50

  • 11:00 – 12:00

Fri 27 Oct

Free-£1.50

  • 11:00 – 12:00

Boxwood & Brass, Period Wind Ensemble

Formed in 2013, Boxwood & Brass is the UK's only period-instrument Harmonie, the 18th century wind ensemble beloved by Mozart and Beethoven. Praised for 'spectacular playing' and 'button-bright performances', the ensemble's programmes are a journey through the world of Harmoniemusik, including new arrangements made…

Tue 23 Jan 2018

£17 (Children £1)

  • 19:30

Brilliance

Martha places her hand on the switch, presses it down, and life is never the same again. Long after its arrival in the city, the slow process of rural electrification is illuminating every corner and crevice of village life. As the dark evenings hold us in, 240 volts of alternating current and the humble electric light…

Fri 1 Dec

£10 (£8)

  • 19:30 – 21:00

A Christmas Carol

It's Christmas Eve and old miser Scrooge is visited by four ghostly visitors come to teach him a lesson; his old partner Jacob Marley and the ghosts of Christmas Past, Christmas Present and Christmas Future. But as Christmas day dawns are these apparitions and their dire warnings enough to make Scrooge see the error of…

Sat 23 Dec

£7.50

  • 14:30 – 16:00

Christmas Craft Markets

A celebration and showcase of crafters, makers and artists from the local Craven Dales and wider Yorkshire region, with fantastic, unique and special Christmas gifts available to buy for friends and family, or even just for yourself! Our new seasonal craft markets will be taking place to coincide with the famous Skipton…

Sun 3 Dec

Free

  • 09:30 – 16:30

Sun 10 Dec

Free

  • 09:30 – 16:30

Craven Arts Christmas Exhibition

A mixed media exhibition from the Craven Arts collective with lots of original work to view and buy; a great idea for Christmas, or to treat yourself! Over the opening weekend Craven Arts members will also be running demonstrations and workshops from 10am - 4pm Saturday 11th, and artist talks will take place on Sunday…

Sat 11 Nov

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Mon 13 Nov

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Tue 14 Nov

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00
…and 34 more dates until 23 Dec

Doric String Quartet

Skipton Music's 2017-2018 Season opens with a concert by the Doric String Quartet. The Doric String Quartet has firmly established itself as the leading British string quartet of its generation, receiving enthusiastic responses from audiences and critics across the globe. They perform in leading concert halls throughout…

Tue 17 Oct

£17 (Children £1)

  • 19:30

It's Between Us; A Night With Joseph Toonga

Immerse yourself in the rhythms and energy of hip hop, as the contemporary dancers from Just Us Dance Theatre share experiences of friendship, love and belonging accompanied by the sweet, reminiscing original music of soul-hop by British R&B singer-lyricist Orin Norbert. The work is about a journey of struggle and two…

Fri 10 Nov

£12 (£10)

  • 19:30 – 21:00

Joglaresa

London-based ensemble Joglaresa has been playing since 1992. Now well established, they are particularly interesting for the way in which they imaginatively push, and often transcend, the limits of what is thought of as early music. Their work focuses on connecting ancient and traditional music, using their combined…

Tue 12 Dec

£17 (Children £1)

  • 19:30

Kathryn Stott

One of the first places Kathryn ever played as a child, at about the age of seven, was Skipton Town Hall. Since then she has performed for Skipton Music on many occasions, so she says it is a real pleasure to return in the year she anticipates her 60th. birthday! With that in mind her programme will focus on 'Song and…

Tue 27 Feb 2018

£17 (Children £1)

  • 19:30

The Last Supper

Setting up the performance space to mirror Christ's final meal with his disciples, three performers present the last words of a number of significant figures throughout history. Limited to just 39 places, take a seat at this unconventional table and delve deep into the lives of criminals, victims, heroes, heroines and…

Wed 27 Sep

£22 (£20)

  • 19:30

Luke Jackson

Canterbury-born folk roots singer-songwriter.

Thu 12 Oct

£8 (£6)

  • 19:30 – 21:00

Mambo Jambo

Acoustic roots duo Mambo Jambo www.mambojambo.co.uk present a musical feast, taking you on an enjoyable and intriguing journey, mixing sounds from around the world, folk and jazz, plus their own compositions. Their repertoire draws in a wide range of styles that include Bluegrass, Latin & Caribbean, New Orleans…

Sun 26 Nov

£8 (£6)

  • 19:30 – 21:00

Monstersaurus

One day Monty found a book - 'Inventions Very Rare,' Create yourself a monster friend - BUT ONLY IF YOU DARE! This brand new show from the creators of Aliens Love Underpants is monster-ously good! Follow the young inventor Monty as he creates a whole world of whacky inventions and incredible monsters, but he has a problem…

Thu 26 Oct

£10 (Children £8)

  • 11:30 – 12:30
  • 14:00 – 15:00

Museums At Night

See Craven Museum as you've never seen it before; an opportunity to get behind the scenes, hear from the team about their favourite objects, and enjoy a leisurely private view of the current exhibition with a glass of wine. Museums at Night Friday 27th October - 6pm to 8pm http://www.cravendc.gov.uk/museumsatnight Tickets…

Fri 27 Oct

£5

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Outsiders (Mozart, Bradshaw & Tchaikovsky)

A concert of string music by Mozart, Tchaikovsky and a new commission by Stephen Bradshaw explore the theme of the composer as an 'outsider' in society. 6:15pm Pre-concert talk with Stephen Bradshaw As part of our New Angles programme, ticket holders are invited to a pre-concert talk with the composer to…

Fri 17 Nov

£4–£20

Pelleas Ensemble

The Pelleas Ensemble, Flute, Viola, Harp, was formed at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama (GSMD), London, in 2011. They recently won the Elias Fawcett Award for Outstanding Chamber Ensemble at the Royal Overseas League Chamber Music Competition, the Grand Prize and the Audience Prize in the 2017 St.

Tue 27 Mar 2018

£17 (Children £1)

  • 19:30

Trio Con Brio Copenhagen

Piano trio Trio con Brio Copenhagen has throughout their career been hailed by press and audiences for their "unique sound and unity of interpretation". Founded in Vienna in 1999 they have explored the trio repertoire with freshness and curiosity. They are in great demand and have an intensive worldwide touring schedule.

Tue 7 Nov

£17 (Children £1)

  • 19:30

Wuthering Heights

Wuthering Heights is a wild, passionate story of the intense and almost demonic love between Catherine Earnshaw and Heathcliff, a foundling adopted by Catherine's father. After Mr Earnshaw's death, Heathcliff is bullied and humiliated by Catherine's brother Hindley and wrongly believing that his love for Catherine is not…

Fri 3 Nov

£10 (£8)

  • 19:30 – 21:00

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