August
22

NADIA REID @ THE BOILEROOM

The BOILEROOM, Guildford, GB
Tue, Aug 22, 2017  7:00 PM
£10adv.
Entry Requirements: 14+

"Reid is a remarkably talent, assured, clever and confident singer-songwriter..... a devastating youthful wisdom that gives her songs a feeling of lasting profundity." The Guardian “For a new artist, her confident grace is all t... read more

August
23

THE MAGIC GANG @ THE BOILEROOM

The BOILEROOM, Guildford, GB
Wed, Aug 23, 2017  7:00 PM
£10adv.
Entry Requirements: 14+

Few musicians are as prolific as the four members of The Magic Gang. Soundcloud is littered with solo material and songs by other bands they once played in – or still do – like Home School, Yrrs and Echochamp, a collective of Brighton group... read more

August
24

KARL BLAU @ THE BOILEROOM

The BOILEROOM, Guildford, GB
Thu, Aug 24, 2017  7:00 PM
£10adv.
Entry Requirements: 14+

On Introducing Karl Blau the enigmatic vocalist charts a new vision of country music. A Northwest indie hero, Blau channels darkness and hope in a cinematic collection of Nashville country hits from the 1960’s and 70’s. Produced by Tucker M... read more

August
29

Blood Brothers at G Live

Tuesday - Saturday, 7.30pm
Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday matinee, 2.30pm

Written by Willy Russell, the legendary Blood Brothers tells the captivating and moving tale of twins who, separated at birth, grow up on opposite sides of the tracks, only to meet again with fateful consequences. Few musicals have received... read more

August
29

Northern Lights Reading Group at Waterstones

Tuesday 29th August 2017 - 6.30pm - Waterstones, High Street, Guildford

In preparation for La Belle Sauvage, we're blowing the dust off the first volume in His Dark Materials trilogy, Northern Lights. So if you're a long time fan, or a first time reader, join us for a lovely evening discussing the magic of ... read more

August
30

As You Like It at Mill Studio

Yvonne Arnaud Theatre - Mill Studio - 30th August - 2nd September 2017 

  Rosalind and Celia escape from the violent and repressive kingdom of Duke Frederick in search of a better life in the Forest of Arden. There they find love and freedom to be who they want to be. But Arden cannot solve all their problems… ... read more

August
31

GHOULS + SEASONAL + YOURS IS MINE @ THE BOILEROOM

The BOILEROOM, Guildford, GB
Thu, Aug 31, 2017  7:00 PM
£5adv.
Entry Requirements: 14+

London-based punk rock quintet, GHOULS, are striding into 2017 with their new 12 track album, 'RUN' set for release on 5th May 2017 via 1471 Records. Inspired by true stories from the daily grind of real life and the struggles faced... read more

September
02

Walkfest 2017

2nd September - 30th September 2017 - Guildford Borough

Now in its eleventh year, this popular public event offers people of all ages and abilities the opportunity to join guided walks in and around the beautiful town and stunning countryside surrounding the ancient Borough of Guildford. This ye... read more

September
04

Le Vent Du Nord at G Live

MONDAY 4 SEPTEMBER 2017, 7.30PM - G LIVE, GUILDFORD

Following their knockout success at festivals and events throughout the UK last year, the Québec-based quartet are back! The group never fail to delight crowds with their glorious mix of fiddle and foot-tapping, guitar, accordion, piano, b... read more

September
08

Not Yet Suffragette at Mill Studio

Yvonne Arnaud Theatre - Mill Studio - 8th & 9th September 2017 - 8.00pm

A potent mix of feminist theatre and stand-up comedy surrounding how – not far – women’s rights have come since winning the vote, Not Yet Suffragette (Friday 8 – Saturday 9 September) documents women’s struggles in each decade as they... read more

September
08

G Live Beer Festival

8th & 9th September - G Live Guildford

Sessions: Fri 6.30pm - 11pm, Sat 12pm - 4pm & 6.30pm - 11pm Come and enjoy ales from some of the country’s top independent brewers as well as live music, a hog roast and a BBQ. TICKETS Earlybird offer: £10.00 (availble until 30 June 2... read more

September
10

Food and Drink Festival 2017

SUNDAY 10 SEPTEMBER 2017, 11AM - 4PM - G LIVE

Our first festival of fine food and drink, in association with Local Food Britain. Join us for a fun day, to discover fantastic produce from in and around Surrey, and sample delicious treats. Exhibitors: To book a stall or find out mo... read more

September
11

Introduction to Anusara Yoga at Red Hot Yoga

4 week course, starts 11 September 20:00-21:15

Anusara yoga is a transformational alignment-based practice with thought-provoking themes woven through each class. This unparalleled yoga practice will ignite you at all levels—mind, body and soul. Suitable for all levels including beginners... read more

September
14

Peace Train - The Cat Stevens Story at G Live

Thursday 14th September - 8.00pm - G Live, Guildford

The internationally acclaimed Cat Stevens experience Peace Train – The Cat Stevens Story is to receive is heading to G Live as part of its UK premiere tour. In an evening of musical storytelling featuring a full live band, audiences will be ... read more

September
14

Molton Brown Ignite The Wilderness Event

Thursday 14th September - Molton Brown, 142 High Street, GU1 3HJ

Intrigue your sensibilities with our most mysterious new fragrance yet at the exclusive launch event. Unwind with a signature pampering treatment, fizz and nibbles as we transport you to Siberia’s distant plateaus. As an extra treat, you’... read more

September
15

Showstopper! The Improvised Musical at the Yvonne Arnaud

Friday 15 – Saturday 16 September, Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

Spontaneous musical comedy at its finest, Showstopper! The Improvised Musical (Friday 15 – Saturday 16 September) comes direct from the West End. A brand new musical comedy is created from scratch at each performance of this Olivier Award... read more

September
16

The Showstoppers’ Kids Show

Saturday 16 September, 2.30pm, Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

Here at The Showstoppers’ Kids Show (Saturday 16 September) we take your ideas and turn them into marvellous, musical interactive adventures. You decide where the story is set, who we meet and where we go. Harry Potter in space? Done! Do... read more

September
26

Ken Peplowski - Electric Theatre Jazz Café

Tuesday Sept 26th - 7.30pm - The Electric Theatre, Onslow Street. Guildford GU1 4SZ
 

KEN PEPLOWSKI One of the world's greatest reed players, the celebrated American clarinet star Ken Peplowski visits the Electric Theatre's popular Jazz Cafe for an evening of joyful, mainstream swing, accompanied by “Britain’s a... read more

October
04

Tubular Bells for Two at G Live

WEDNESDAY 4 OCTOBER 2017, 8PM - G LIVE, LONDON ROAD, GUILDFORD

Two blokes juggle over 20 instruments live on stage in a spellbinding performance. Ask anyone who grew up through the 70s and they will be able to tell you exactly where they were when they first heard Tubular Bells. Composed by Mike Oldfie... read more

October
05

Marc Almond 2017 at G Live

THURSDAY 5 OCTOBER 2017, 7.30PM - G LIVE, LONDON ROAD, GUILDFORD

One of Britain’s most gifted and unique vocal talents, Marc Almond will take to our stage this Autumn performing songs and hits from his 36 year career. This spectacular show will also be a chance to hear beautiful new orchestral arrangements... read more

October
06

Lulu All About the Music at G Live

FRIDAY 6 OCTOBER 2017, 7.30PM - G LIVE, LONDON ROAD, GUILDFORD

Following on from her smash hit 2016 tour Lulu returns with her biggest tour yet! There is one overriding influence in the life of this acclaimed singer, songwriter, actress, businesswoman, Grammy and Novello Award nominee, and that is, it ... read more

October
07

Ali Cook at G Live

SATURDAY 7 OCTOBER 2017, 8.00PM - G LIVE, GUILDFORD

Star of the West End magic spectacular Impossible, Penn & Teller: Fool Us (ITV1), Dirty Tricks (Channel 4 4), Monkey Magic, Psychic Secrets and the Jerry@Trick show with Jerry Sadowitz (Channel Five). Ali Cook returns with his own brand of awe-... read more

October
11

This is My Story - Mental Health and Wellbeing - University of Surrey

11th October 2017 - 6.30pm - 9.30pm - University of Surrey, Lecture Theatre D

On Wednesday 11th October five senior business leaders will come together to discuss their experiences of managing their mental health and wellbeing challenges and the impact this had on their families and workforces. Cost - Free Free on-... read more

October
13

Ralph McTell at G Live

FRIDAY 13 OCTOBER 2017, 8PM - G LIVE, GUILDFORD

Best known for his international hit, Streets of London, Ralph McTell has been a stalwart of the British acoustic music scene for over 50 years.  A career that has spanned street busking across Europe, to solo shows at the Royal Albert Hall, C... read more

October
16

The Wipers Times at Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

Monday 16 – Saturday 21 October, Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

Direct from the West End, Ian Hislop and Nick Newman’s The Wipers Times (Monday 16 – Saturday 21 October) tells the true and extraordinary story of the satirical newspaper created in the mud and mayhem of the Somme. Far from being a so... read more

October
18

HM Band of the Royal Marines at G Live

Wednesday 18th October 2017 - 7.30pm - G Live, Guildford  

Seafarers UK, the leading maritime charity returns to Guildford this year with the Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines Portsmouth. This annual concert is always a local favourite and enjoyed by all our regular concert goers.  Once again we b... read more

October
19

GUILDFORD SOUP: EIGHTH GATHERING @ THE BOILEROOM, GUILDFORD

The Boileroom presents:
GUILDFORD SOUP: EIGHTH GATHERING
THE BOILEROOM, GUILDFORD
19th October  18:00   Room: Main Room
Donation   Entry Requirements: 18+

Based at The Boileroom music and arts venue, Guildford Soup is a volunteer effort and exercise in community, food, creativity and good times. We are creating new opportunities and lasting cultural exchange with our locality. Doors are at 6p... read more

October
22

Great Classics at Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

Sunday 22nd October, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

 

Southern Pro Musica present Great Classics (Sunday 22 October); an evening of uplifting classical masterpieces from Haydn, Weber, Mozart and Finzi, played by their outstanding professional orchestra under their conductor, Jonathan Willcocks. ... read more

October
23

How the Other Half Loves

Monday 23rd - Saturday 28th October 2017 - Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

As Bob and Fiona clumsily try to cover up their affair, their spouses’ intervention only adds to the confusion... Following its critically acclaimed West End revival, Alan Ayckbourn’s hilarious tale of matrimonial mishaps and London’s fun... read more

October
31

Around the World in 80 Days

Tuesday 31 October – Saturday 4 November, Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

The mysterious and fabulously wealthy Phileas Fogg wagers his life’s fortune that he can circumnavigate the globe in just 80 days. Join Fogg and his loyal valet, Passepartout, in a race against the clock as they voyage from the misty alleys of V... read more

November
06

The Real Thing

Monday 6 – Saturday 11 November), Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

Laurence Fox stars in the multi-award-winning modern classic The Real Thing (Monday 6 – Saturday 11 November). A clever, poignant and entertaining examination of infidelity, the play combines the intellectual and dazzling wordplay of Tom Stoppar... read more

November
13

The Nutcracker

Monday 13 – Tuesday 14 November, Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

One of Tchaikovsky’s most famous compositions, The Nutcracker (Monday 13 – Tuesday 14 November) is brought to life by Ballet Theatre UK as 24 international dancers from companies around the world recount the adventures of a young girl, Clara, ... read more

November
15

Under Milk Wood

Wednesday 15 November, Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

All 69 ebullient inhabitants in Dylan Thomas' timeless masterpiece Under Milk Wood (Wednesday 15 November) are hilariously recreated in an astonishing solo performance by Guy Masterson. Complemented by a stunning original soundscape, it's ... read more

November
17

Rat Pack Live

Friday 17 November, Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

They were the definition of cool during their 1950s and 60s Vegas heyday – Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jnr. Now Rat Pack Live (Friday 17 November) combines the full sound of big band swing with charisma, panache and swagger, as th... read more

November
18

Big Girls Don’t Cry

Saturday 18 November, Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

Celebrate the music of four ordinary guys from New Jersey that changed the musical world as we knew it. Big Girls Don’t Cry (Saturday 18 November) invites you to experience the iconic sound of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, authentically re... read more

November
21

The Weir

Tuesday 21 – Saturday 25 November, Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

Winner of the 1997 Olivier Award for Best New Play, Conor McPherson’s chilling, modern classic The Weir (Tuesday 21 – Saturday 25 November) embarks on a UK tour to mark its 20th Anniversary year. In a small Irish town, the locals exchange stor... read more

November
26

Nocturne

Sunday 26 November, Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

Scripted by Lucy Parham, Nocturne (Sunday 26 November) chronicles the romantic life of one of the greatest and most popular composers for solo piano – Frédéric Chopin. The readings, narrated by Alex Jennings and Patricia Hodge, are intersperse... read more

November
28

Wait Until Dark at Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

Tuesday 28 November – Saturday 2 December, Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

Jack Ellis and Oliver Mellor star in Frederick Knott’s edge of your seat thriller Wait Until Dark (Tuesday 28 November – Saturday 2 December). Set amidst the social turbulence of 1960s London, the play follows the story of Suzy, a blind wom... read more

December
08

Dick Whittington at Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

Yvonne Arnaud Theatre - Main Auditorium - 8th December 2017 - 7th January 2018

Keeping Up Appearances favourite Judy Cornwell stars as Fairy Bowbells opposite cabaret royalty Kit Hesketh-Harvey as the rebellious King Rat in the rags to riches journey of a boy and his cat. This year’s traditional family pantomime is... read more