South Cumbria Community Calendar

Kim Moore: What the Trumpet Taught Me

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Join Kim as she reads from her first non-fiction book and considers the pivotal role of music in both an individual and social history.Award-winning poet Kim Moore studied music and was a trumpet teacher for several years. What the Trumpet Taught Me is a collection of vivid and immediate snapshots, from first lessons to music ... Read more

Top Brass: Brighouse & Rastrick

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Brighouse and Rastrick perform some timeless British brass greats and royal-themed works to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee.Brighouse and Rastrick Band (or B&R as they are affectionately known) represent a rich tradition of brass band culture in the north of England and have commanded the top echelons of competitive life since they won the British Open ... Read more

Jazz Night: Julian Joseph Trio

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

One of the finest jazz musicians to emerge this side of the Atlantic, Julian Joseph has made ground-breaking advances for jazz in the UK.He was the first Black British jazz musician to host a series at London’s Wigmore Hall, and the first to headline a late-night concert at the BBC Proms with his All Star ... Read more

Lunchtime Piano Recital: Emanuil Ivanov

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Young Bulgarian pianist Emanuil Ivanov is a hugely exciting pianist of artistic individuality and exceptional technical wizardry.He brings to the Festival the seminal work of the late American composer Frederic Rzewski, The People United Will Never Be Defeated: a vast, monumental set of variations inspired by the great Goldberg of Bach, and Diabelli of Beethoven. ... Read more

Celebrity Recital: Alexander Sitkovetsky and Wu Qian

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

The exceptionally talented husband and wife duo Alexander Sitkovetsky and Wu Qian perform works by Schnittke, Beethoven, Grieg and Ravel.Both graduates of the prestigious Yehudi Menuhin school, Sitkovetsky’s concerto engagements with UK orchestras have included appearances with the London Philharmonic, Philharmonia, and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, while Qian is a distinguished ... Read more

Piano-ganza

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Anthony Hewitt is joined by guest pianist Emanuil Ivanov for UIMF Festival’s ever-popular two-piano concert.Formerly dubbed ‘Piano Duel’ for the face-to-face positions the instruments and pianists take up on stage, the presentation is akin to a stand off, conjuring-up the practice of competitive duels - gladiatorial events that were common in the heyday of the ... Read more

Oh What A Night!

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Take a musical journey back in time through the incredible career of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons in this hit musical.Valli’s unmistakable voice dominated the airwaves for more than two decades with classics such as Sherry, Let’s Hang On, Big Girls Don’t Cry, Can’t Take My Eyes Off You, My Eyes Adored You, December ... Read more

Northern Live

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Come and experience the world’s greatest and most authentic touring Live Band Northern Soul show.Keeping the Faith to the original sounds of the underground movement that started on the dance floors of the North and eventually swept the Nation, an eleven-piece live band with four lead vocalists will perform over 30 original Northern Soul hits.Expect ... Read more

Friday Night Live

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Friday night of Another Fine Fest sees Ulverston's Comedy Club Planet Mirth host another stellar line-up of hilarious comedians.Steve Royle (Britain’s Got Talent 2020 runner up), Tony Law (as seen on 8 out of 10 Cats), the ‘wonderfully funny’ Garrett Millerick (★★★★ - The Times) and Daisy Earl (Scottish Comedian of the Year 2015) are ... Read more

Jen Brister / David Mills

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Prepare to laugh until your face hurts in The Coro’s contribution to Ulverston’s funniest festival, Another Fine Fest.Our headliner is the ‘outrageously funny’ Jen Brister (The Metro), a rising star of the British comedy scene. Fresh from recent appearances on Live At The Apollo (BBC 2), The Now Show and The News Quiz (Radio 4), ... Read more

Maria Fischer’s Windermere & Furness School of Dancing: Coppelia

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

See the talented students of Cumbria’s top ballet school perform Coppélia, a comic tale of a young man in love with a mechanical doll.Who is the strange, beautiful girl who appears one day on the balcony of Dr Coppelius’s house? No-one is more intrigued than lively local girl Swanilda – except perhaps her lover Franz, ... Read more

Maria Fischer’s Windermere & Furness School of Dancing: Coppelia

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

See the talented students of Cumbria’s top ballet school perform Coppélia, a comic tale of a young man in love with a mechanical doll.Who is the strange, beautiful girl who appears one day on the balcony of Dr Coppelius’s house? No-one is more intrigued than lively local girl Swanilda – except perhaps her lover Franz, ... Read more

Afternoon Acoustic: Set 1

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Hear Festival acts unplugged and in a different light ahead of their performances at the Big Merry Neet.Acoustic sets from Alice Jones, Janice Burns & Jon Doran.An Anglo-Scottish duo whose dynamic performances are a celebration of their own musical and geographic backgrounds, Jon Doran and Janice Burns embrace the differences that connect them. Their songs ... Read more

Afternoon Acoustic: Set 2

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Enjoy intimate acoustic sets from Hannah Rarity, Bryony Griffith & Alice Jones ahead of their main-stage performances at the Big Merry Neet.Having grown up in the close-knit communities of West Yorkshire and sharing a fascination with local folk song and tune collections, Bryony & Alice draw on a wealth of traditional songs inspired by the ... Read more

Big Merry Neet

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Dance, music, song and stories all come together on three stages. Sample and celebrate all of the festival in one place for one big party.Featuring Tim Edey and other festival artists in concert, Canny Band as your dance band and caller Les Ord.A remarkable collaboration born from a love of traditional music and fuelled by ... Read more

The Big Farewell Concert

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Send Furness Tradition Festival off in rousing fashion with performances from Tim Edey and The Canny Band.Tim Edey is rated by many to be one of the finest melodeon and guitar players in the folk & contemporary scene today. BBC Radio Two's Musician of the Year 2012, multi-instrumentalist and singer, has toured the world and ... Read more

Fireman Sam

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Great Fires of London – Norman Price is in trouble (again)! Join the ultimate hero next-door Fireman Sam as he races to the rescue.When all of his friends go away, Norman decides to find adventure in Pontypandy and become the star of a visiting circus. But with a tiger on the loose and faulty lights, ... Read more

Fireman Sam

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Great Fires of London – Norman Price is in trouble (again)! Join the ultimate hero next-door Fireman Sam as he races to the rescue.When all of his friends go away, Norman decides to find adventure in Pontypandy and become the star of a visiting circus. But with a tiger on the loose and faulty lights, ... Read more

Into the Melting Pot: Stories and Music of 1492 Spain

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Stories of love, community and racial intolerance of Jewish, Christian and Muslim women in 1492 Spain with Sephardic and medieval music.Spain 1492: a Jewish woman’s last night in Seville is haunted by stories of Jewish, Christian & Muslim women, plaintive Sephardic songs & lively Spanish medieval music in this collision of music and theatre from ... Read more

Basie and Beyond

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Lake District Summer Music welcomes the National Youth Jazz Orchestra for a spectacular opening night of the 2022 festival.Jazz has been thrilling audiences across the world for over a hundred years. In that time generations of new musicians have expressed themselves through a rich variety of style, taste and regional inflection. In this programme, NYJO ... Read more

No Direction Home

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Join us for an evening of stand-up comedy with the brilliant No Direction Home Collective.Featuring new comics from all across the world who have made their home in the UK.Hosted by Yasmeen Ghrawi, with Loraine Mponela, Charly Monreal, Usman Khalid and Anastasia ChokuwambaNo Direction Home is produced by Counterpoints Arts, trainING brand new stand-up talent ... Read more

King John

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Discover one of Shakespeare’s least well known plays, dramatically relocated to Thatcher’s Britain...

King John

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Discover one of Shakespeare’s least well known plays, dramatically relocated to Thatcher’s Britain...

Gone Cuckoo

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Myth and science meet in this compelling tale of an iconic bird’s journey - told through story and song by Malcolm and Joshua Green.Malcolm has pioneered telling ecology through the oral story and performs all over the world. Joshua is a vocalist, percussionist and guitarist who is presently touring with Sam Lee.‘Intimate and affecting, father ... Read more

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

Incredible Journeys

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Soar through the air & dive under the sea this summer in a free family-friendly exhibition exploring the worlds of animal & human migration.

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