Monthly Archives: September 2016

First appearance at Ropery Hall for rising star Joel Dommett

By janetuplin |

Currently appearing at the Edinburgh Fringe, one of the fastest rising stars on the Comedy Circuit, Joel Dommett, will be making his first appearance at Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall in September. Joel, who gained rave reviews for his Edinburgh shows from 2009 including this year’s Pretending to Smoke with a Breadstick, will be delivering […]

Bookish – a different kind of theatre show comes to Ropery Hall

By janetuplin |

A different kind of theatre show is coming to Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall in early September as performers Laura Mugridge and Tom Adams introduce audiences to Bookish. What makes this performance special is that the audience has to choose two books from a total of five books that will be performed on the night.

Sobering return of James Hyland to Ropery Hall

By janetuplin |

Award winning actor James Hyland returns to Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall next month as part of the national tour of A Lesson from Auschwitz. Written, produced and directed by actor, writer, and producer James, this unique theatrical production explores how and why the Nazis did what they did, shedding light on the mentality of […]

More great comedy at Ropery Hall

By janetuplin |

There’s more great comedy at Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall at the end of May as the final Barnstormers Comedy show of the season takes to the stage. And Kevin Precious of the Barnstormers Comedy Club is delighted with his first season bringing top stand up comedians to the Malt kiln Road venue on the […]

Welcome return to Ropery Hall for Russell and Algar

By janetuplin |

Two time BBC Folk Award winners Greg Russell and Ciaran Algar make a welcome return to Ropery Hall at the end of the month. Previously the much acclaimed duo had featured in the Young Folk Showcase gig at Ropery Hall at the beginning of 2014.

Ropery Hall steps back in time next month

By janetuplin |

with two theatre productions – one going back to the 19th century and the days of the Hanover monarchy and the other goes back to pre-historic times when dinosaurs ruled the earth. Fresh from a sell-out West End run of The Picture of Dorian Gray, European Arts Company returns to Ropery Hall on Saturday, May […]

Dan Walsh Trio to perform at Ropery Hall

By janetuplin |

Touted as one of the finest banjo players in the UK as well as being a superb singer, songwriter and guitarist Dan Walsh has been described as “the real deal”. Now with  three critically acclaimed solo albums to his credit,  his new album Incidents and Accidents has been receiving excellent reviews and on Saturday, April […]

Ropery Hall welcomes Police Dog Hogan

By janetuplin |

If you read  a couple of the broadsheets,  or if you travel with Rough Guides ,or watch TV ads then you probably know several of this extraordinary band that make up Police Dog Hogan. Tim Dowling  on banjo writes a very popular, and totally hilarious, weekly column in the Guardian’s Saturday supplement while Tim Jepson  […]

Paul Young to perform at Ropery Hall

By janetuplin |

A Tequilla fuelled Tex Mex party night is promised early next month in the company of Los Pacaminos a band that features some of the best musicians in the businesses who have teamed up to present an incendiary mix of classics and original material. Formed in November 1992, as an antidote to the bleak English […]

The life of early whalers comes alive at Ropery Hall

By janetuplin |

Six distinctive and hugely talented artists come together at Ropery Hall at the beginning of April for a journey into the bawdy, brutal and thrilling world of the early whalers. Chasing the Whale brings together the acclaimed Folk/Indie/Jazz trio Kings of the South Seas, (whose debut album of the same name was released in 2015) […]

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