St Edmunds Hall Jubilee Gala
Jazz, theatre, poetry
Join us for a social event and entertainment to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the rebuilding of St Edmunds Hall.
Free glass of wine on arrival
featuring - Southwold Jazz Club: Chris Ingham Trio
Southwold Jazz Club Presents the Chris Ingham Trio: Dudley, Hoagy, Mose and Friends
"One of Britain's best singer-pianists" EVENING STANDARD
A selection from Chris Ingham’s acclaimed repertoire projects featuring the criminally undervalued jazz work of Dudley Moore, the timeless standards of Hoagy Carmichael and the witty, prescient songbook of the late great blues pianist-composer Mose Allison. Featuring Chris Ingham (piano/vocals), Marianne Windham (bass) and George Double (drums).
fEAST Theatre presents
A monologue written and directed by Rob John and performed by Dawn Finnerty.
Su is single. She has always been single but today is her 50th birthday and a man in a van is on his way.
(This piece was first performed at Wells Maltings in 2020)
Aldeburgh Classic Theatre
A tribute to Jill Freud’s famous Wine, Verse and Song events: some of her frequent poetry performers will be presenting a selection of her, and their, favourites,
Rep: a spoof murder play, and
A Handbag!: a scene from Oscar Wilde’s Importance of Being Earnest
And ‘A very brief history of St Edmunds Hall and its Platinum Jubilee, and of theatre in Southwold’
by Michael Rowan-Robinson