Events for March 2014
Come and Celebrate a Revival!
Every Sunday from 3- 5:30, Afternoon teas are back at Kester House in Sedlescombe in the original Old Tithe Barn tea rooms from the 1950's. Indulge yourself in gorgeous scones, savouries, pastries and cakes whilst relaxing in the sofas and leather chairs in our centuries old sitting rooms.
Please call to book 01424 870035
Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition Final w/ the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra
White Rock Theater
Monday 3rd - Saturday 8th March 2014
44 of the finest young pianists from around the world will compete in this tenth anniversary event, now regarded as a major date in the classical music calendar. They were chosen from a record 100 entrants from 30 different countries, a sure sign of the competition’s growing international status. All sessions are open to the public. Semi-finals are on Thursday March 6 and the three finalists will perform their chosen concerto on Saturday March 8 accompanied by the prestigious Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra.
Saturday February 8th - 23rd April 2014
Jerwood Revealed - This exhibition will offer an in depth look into the Jerwood Collection of 20th and 21st century British art, exploring the history and personal stories of the collection’s development.The exhibition will provide the first opportunity to showcase almost the entirety of the collection in a single display since the gallery first opened. The display will include a number of key works, which have not yet been seen on public display at the gallery. This includes a number of works previously on long-term loan such as Craigie Aitchisons’ Crucifixion (1994) and a series of maquettes by a variety of artists including, Sir Jacob Epstein (1880-1959), Dame Elisabeth Frink, (1930-1993), and Henry Moore (1898-1986).
Thursday 23rd January - Friday 21st March
Winter Exhibition - A curated exhibition of work by Saffron's resident gallery artists along with invited guest artists. The show will be ever-changing throughout the season, with new work arriving intermittently. Seasonal exhibitions will be interspersed with occasional solo and two-man exhibitions.