Opening event and performances: The Cambridge Show

FREE, booking recommended.

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As part of this event artist Paul Kindersley and a carnivalesque troupe of performers will perform Ship of Fools, a play written by Kindersley and inspired by a painting by Dutch artist Hieronymus Bosch (1450-1516). The performance will last 30 minutes and will take place amongst Kindersley’s installation of handprinted drapery in the gallery.

LATE: The Greatest Showman

Exhibitions and galleries open to view: 18.00 - 19.00
Film screening in Courtyard: 19.00 - 21.00 for ticket holders only

Entry via Coutyard Entrance

To complement our new exhibition about Giovanni Belzoni - 19th century explorer and circus strongman, we have paired up with Enchanted Cinema to present this special screening of The Greatest Showman.

Maxwell Quartet

Concerts start at 8pm, doors open at 7.30pm


Haydn: String Quartet Op.71 No.3

Traditional Scottish Folk Music
Joey Rukens: ‘Visions at Sea’
Schubert: Quartet, ‘Death and the Maiden’

Giuseppe Guarrera, piano

Concerts start at 8pm, doors open at 7.30pm


Bach/Busoni: Chaconne (Partita No.2 in D minor, BWV1004)

Scriabin: Prelude & Nocturne for Left Hand, Op.9

Scriabin: Eight Etudes, Op.42

Ravel: Three movements from ‘Miroirs’

Prokofiev: Piano Sonata No.7, Op.83

About Giuseppe Guarrera

In 2017 Giuseppe Guarrera won 2nd Prize at the Montréal International Competition along with five other awards including the People’s Choice.

Lonarc Oboe Trio

Concerts start at 8.00pm, doors open at 7.30pm 


Johan Went: Variations on a Theme by Haydn
Beethoven: Trio, Op.87
Josef Triebensee: Trio in F major
James Horan: Variations Humoresque on ‘Carnival of Venice’ (1995)

About Lonarc Oboe Trio

“The players, led by the outstanding Joseph Sanders, have such familiarity with each other and the music that they are able to take risks, to seamlessly blend and to introduce new repertoire to eager ears.”