Rob Heron and The Tea Pad Orchestra bring their own brand of “North Eastern Swing” to Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall in early December. Playing a mix of Western Swing, Blues, Gypsy, Jazz and Country the band travels thousands of miles a year earning a sizeable fan base not only in this country but also […]
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A one man play about one of this country’s greatest entertainers George Formby comes to Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall on Saturday, November 18. Written by and starring Ewan Wardrop, the play premiered to critical acclaim at the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe and has since won rave reviews around the country.
American all-girl group Laura Cortese & The Dance Cards promises to set Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall alight when they play at the Maltkiln Road venue on October 5. In previous tours of the country the group has delighted music writers and music enthusiasts alike with respected music reviewer David Innes declaring that Laura Cortese […]
For more than 50 years, Gordon Giltrap has graced the music business with his dedication to his craft and his affection for his audience. As one of the UK’s most respected guitarists, he has consistently proved the adage that respect cannot be bought. It must be earned and he is playing at Barton upon Humber’s […]
Double BBC Folk Award nominees Josienne Clarke and Ben Walker get the second half of the Saturday night monthly folk evenings at Ropery Hall off to a fine start with their ageless stories of love and loss coupled with an exquisite command of many instruments. “Josienne’s jewel-like voice finds the nuance in the simplest phrase […]
Come along to Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall later this month and join the Edinburgh Fringe’s favourite housewife Barbara Nice for an evening of proper good fun. With her enviable track record of garnering five star reviews and sell-out shows, Barbara will put a smile on your face and a spring in your step with […]
Just months after the world premiere of Magic Circle was staged in Harrogate, Ropery Hall favourite James Hyland returns to Barton upon Humber with his theatre company, Brother Wolf. West End actor James is no stranger to Ropery Hall and in this performance he plays alongside Michael Shon who performed with James last year at […]
A new sound will be heard at Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall this September when American band 3hattrio play American Desert Music. With three superlative albums behind them and much written about the live performances to stimulate curiosity and interest, they were the band that everyone was talking about after their UK debut at Celtic […]
The popular Sax on Sunday gets Barton upon Humber’s Ropery Hall programme underway on Sunday, September 3. Premiered for the first time in February, Sax on Sunday sees world-renowned musician Snake Davis linking up with some of his favourite musicians.
Ukulele virtuoso Jacqui Wickes returns to Ropery Hall next month to lead a six-week course, Ukulele for beginners. “If you or a family member has a ukulele and don’t know how to play it or you are you thinking about buying one then this is the course for you,” said West Yorkshire based Jacqui.