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Home | Precedent | Digital and brand design – London, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Perth Gielgud Theatre The Gielgud Theatre is a West End theatre, located on Shaftesbury Avenue in the City of Westminster, London, at the corner of Rupert Street. The house currently has 986 seats on three levels. History[edit] Early years[edit] The theatre opened on 27 December 1906 as the Hicks Theatre in honour of actor, manager and playwright Seymour Hicks, for whom it was built. Designed by W.G.R. After World War II[edit] The Globe was the home of a resident theatre cat named Beerbohm, after actor Herbert Beerbohm Tree. Gielgud in 1973. In 1994, in anticipation of the 1997 opening of the reconstruction of Shakespeare's Globe Theatre on the South Bank, to avoid public confusion, the theatre was renamed the Gielgud Theatre in honour of John Gielgud. Work on the facade of the theatre started in March 2007 and the interior restoration, including reinstating the boxes at the back of the dress circle, was completed in January 2008. Notable productions[edit] Recent and present productions[edit] Notes[edit]

Join | London City Singers We’re always looking for new members – women from age 16 are more than welcome to join. If you like to sing why not give it a go? Come along to any rehearsal – you’ll have the chance to hear us perform and you’ll be invited to join in as we work on our repertoire. Don’t worry, you don’t need to know how to read music! Oh and you don’t have previous musical or singing experience, too. When? Tuesdays from 18:30 to 21:00 Where? London Welsh Centre, 157-163 Gray’s Inn Road, London WC1X 8UE Nearest transport: Kings Cross St Pancras or Chancery Lane tubeMap Why? There are so many reasons to join! spend time with a wonderful group of womenlearn a new skillbe creativeperform at great venuesget a chance to strut your stuff How? When you attend a rehearsal our Music Director listens to you to place you in a voice section. We hold open rehearsal events at least once a year.

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the online resource for visual arts - Collections The VADS image catalogue provides access to the following collections: African and Asian Visual Artists Archiveinfo | images Basic Design Collection: Bretton Hallinfo | images Central Saint Martins:Museum & Study Collectioninfo | images Charles Rennie Mackintosh's Northern Italian Sketchbookinfo | images Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture in Britain and Irelandinfo | images Crafts Study Centre: University for the Creative Arts at Farnhaminfo | images Design Council Archive: Design Archives, University of Brightoninfo | images Designing Britain: Design Archives, University of Brightoninfo | images Design Council Slide Collection: Manchester Metropolitan Universityinfo | images Eckersley Archive: University of the Arts Londoninfo | images Fine Art Programme 2003: Surrey Institute of Art and Designinfo | images Frederick Parker Chair Collection: London Metropolitan Universityinfo | images Goldsmiths Textile Collection & Constance Howard Gallery: Material Collectioninfo | images

Vision: Join Us About our members Our members come from all professions; some are working in the public sector (including the NHS), or the private sector, others are retired. Many volunteer outside the choir, helping to raise money for a range of charities by performing, drumming, or singing. Others sing in other choirs and have performed at the SouthBank and the Royal Albert Hall. We come together with a shared love of music, of singing, and of believing that it is never too late to join a choir and sing in a supportive environment. Rehearsal venue Autumn Term starts on Thursday 17 September 2015. Our venue is a great central London space adjacent to excellent bus, tube and train links. Please arrive and check-in anytime from 6.15pm. Term dates Our autumn term runs from Thursday 17 September until Thursday 26 November (inclusive). Membership fees Membership fees are charged on a termly basis. New members We welcome new members throughout the year – come along and join a rehearsal. Keeping in touch

Your Crystal Experience | Ships | Crystal Cruises Discover a life of around-the-clock enrichment aboard Crystal Cruises. » Where in the world is Crystal Cruises right now? Enjoy live views from the bridge, computer lab and more! » The Wind in the Willows — Productions — Royal Opera House 26 November 2014—17 January 2015 Vaudeville Theatre The Vaudeville Theatre in the West End hosts choreographer and director Will Tuckett’s hugely popular and critically acclaimed Christmas production of Kenneth Grahame’s classic tale. When to see it Introduction Follow the riverbank adventures of reckless Toad and his long-suffering friends, Ratty, Mole and Badger. Background Will Tuckett brings The Wind in the Willows to life through action, dance, song, music and puppetry. The escapades of the reckless Toad and his long-suffering friends Ratty, Mole and wise Badger, are brought to life in a magical, riverside setting. News and features

Creative Writing Courses Central London – Short Courses In Creative Writing | City University London This course will explore how to find inspiration and how to make your writing lively and engaging. Students learn the key elements of fiction writing, particularly in relation to short stories and novels. Subjects covered include structure, characterisation, dialogue, point of view, narrative voice, style and how to develop, sustain and end a story. Students also learn how to sustain their practice as a writer and how to revise and edit their own work. Due to popular demand, please note the same course will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Course Information Tutor Info Tuesday: Cherry Potts is the author of two collections of short stories, Mosaic of Air and Tales Told Before Cockcrow. Thursday: Amy Prior has an MA in Creative & Life Writing from Goldsmiths (University of London), as well as a BA in Cinema (University of London). English Requirements Applicants must be proficient in written and spoken English. Teaching and Assessment Recommended Reading Tuesdays: Thursdays: Key: Other:

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