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Russian Winter Weekend at Dorich House Museum

The Rostov Miracle Workers, Russian Icon, 18th century, Dorich House Museum
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15/12 - 17/12

An evening of Russian music and poetry and Russian collection tours

Location: Dorich House Museum
Tags: music
Brief description:

What: Russian Winter Weekend

When: December 15-17, 2016

Where: Dorich House Museum, Kingston University, 67 KingstonVale SW15 3RN

 

Why you should go:

THURSDAY 15 DECEMBER

Museum Open: 11am-5pm with Gingerbread, last entry at 4.30pm

Russian Winter Weekend Concert Doors 6.30pm, start 7.30pm

An evening of Russian music and poetry featuring Alena Lugovkina (flute), Anne Denholm (harp) and Susan Porrett (narrator).

Tickets £20 (including glass of prosecco and admission to the museum) Booking is essential via Billeto

Alena Lugovkina is an Associate of the Royal Academy of Music and Artist Fellow of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. As an orchestral player Alena has played as Guest Principle Flute with the Philharmonia Orchestra, the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and the BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Anne Denholm is one of Britain’s leading young harpists and is Official Harpist to HRH The Prince of Wales. Anne received her Master’s from the Royal Academy of Music (RAM) in London with distinction, graduating with the Renata Scheffel-Stein Harp Prize, the Sir Reginald Thatcher prize and a Regency Award for notable achievement. Susan Porrett is an English actress that has appeared in numerous British television shows since the 70s but she has also acted in The Company of Wolves (1984), A Private Function (1984) and The Saint (1997). Susan is currently playing Mrs Ellis in the West End Production of Lillian Hellman’s “The Autumn Garden” at the Jermyn Street Theatre.

FRIDAY 16 DECEMBER

Museum Open: 11am-5pm, last entry at 4.30pm

Guided Tour with Tea, Coffee and Gingerbread, 11.30am (booking essential)

Russian Collection Tour with Dr Louise Hardiman, 2pm (booking essential)

SATURDAY 17 DECEMBER

Museum Open: 11am-5pm, last entry at 4.30pm

Guided Tour with Tea, Coffee and Gingerbread, 11.30am (booking essential)

 

Regular Museum entry fees apply unless otherwise stated

 

For more information and other events of Dorich House Museum visit www.dorichhousemuseum.org.uk