Category Archives: Chester

Summer 2017 continues at Storyhouse with National Theatre Live

National Theatre Live, this season's movie blockbusters, classical music concerts, jazz and folk nights, Shakespearean drama and brand-new musicals: summer 2017 continues at Storyhouse Shakespeare’s brutal thriller Julius Caesar, critically acclaimed musical The Beggar’s Opera, celebrated singer Jacqui Dankworth, some of Europe’s most esteemed classical musicians, the latest in the Planet of the Apes franchise…
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Anne Lever presents paintings to the Grosvenor Museum

Cheshire-based artist Anne Lever has presented two of her splendid paintings to Chester’s Grosvenor Museum. Councillor Louise Gittins, Cheshire West and Chester Council’s Cabinet Member for Communities and Wellbeing, said:  “Anne Lever’s 2014 oil paintings ‘Soval Old Lodge, Isle of Lewis’ and ‘On Suinival, Isle of Lewis’ are gloriously tactile and expressive, with their rich…
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Comedy and dance names line-up for packed Spring Season 2018

Make a date with Sarah Millican, David Baddiel and Brendan Cole Storyhouse can reveal the first shows in its Spring Season 2018 – with headline names in comedy, opera and dance all making a date with the Chester venue. The £37million cultural complex, which is located in the heart of the historic Chester city centre,…
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Singer-songwriter Kate Rusby brings folk music enchant Storyhouse audiences

“ …. exquisite interpretations of traditional material from the pocket sized folk singer with the heartbreakingly tremulous voice and bawdy Yorkshire wit” - Daily Telegraph “One of the most affecting voices in British folk” – Q Magazine “Her voice remains a thing of extraordinary beauty.” – MOJO One of the finest interpreters of traditional folk…
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