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Coro Charity Bingo

Coro Charity Bingo

Coro Charity Bingo Nights – 6 Game Cash Bingo – 8pm – £6 per book Come join us at the Coronation Hall for our monthly Coro Charity Bingo Nights. We play 6 game cash bingo and also have a brilliant prize raffle all in support of the Coronation Hall Charity. Upcoming Bingo Nights are: Tuesday… Continue Reading

PRINTFEST

PRINTFEST

Printfest ~ Affordable art for all ~ Saturday 29 & Sunday 30th April: 10am Printfest 2017 will have more artists exhibiting than ever before, more artworks for sale and even more awards for artists! Printfest Ulverston is the UK’s foremost artist led printmaking festival. Founded in 2001, it is dedicated to the exhibition and sale… Continue Reading

Barrow Savoyards Present: Tea at Two

Barrow Savoyards Present: Tea at Two

Barrow Savoyards Present: Tea at Two: Saturday 6 May: 2pm: £6.50 – Tea & Concert / £4.50 – Concert only An afternoon of Gilbert and Sullivan favourites with afternoon tea served at the interval. To book your tickets to this lovely event, call our Box Office on 01229 587140 or click Book Now Continue Reading

Keith James: The Songs of Leonard Cohen

Keith James: The Songs of Leonard Cohen

Keith James: The Songs of Leonard Cohen: Friday 19 May: 8pm Doors open 7.30pm: £15 / £14 Concession This wonderful Tower of Songs –  stripped back, desolate, naked and sensual          Enigmatic, mysterious and sub textural, songwriter Leonard Cohen was an unflinching character, with an exact sense of prose, a wry humour and courage to… Continue Reading

Full Benefit Presents: Bringing On Back The Good Times

Full Benefit Presents: Bringing On Back The Good Times

Full Benefit Presents: Bringing On Back The Good Times: Saturday 20 May: 7.30pm Doors Open 6pm: £13 / £15 Balcony Featuring Full Benefit and The Fawcett Sisters The local band ‘FULL BENEFIT’ plus Elizabeth and Victoria Fawcett are the star attractions at the Coronation Hall Ulverston on Saturday 20th May 2017. They will be performing… Continue Reading

Jenny Eclair – How To Be a Middle Aged Woman (Without Going Insane)

Jenny Eclair – How To Be a Middle Aged Woman (Without Going Insane)

Jenny Eclair – How To Be a Middle Aged Woman (Without Going Insane): Sunday 21 May: 8pm Doors 7.30pm: £17.50 The Coronation Hall are extremely excited to welcome the wonderful Jenny Eclair. Following a complete sell-out autumn tour professional grumpy old woman, Splash survivor, amateur soup maker, and novice knitter Jenny Eclair extends her hit… Continue Reading

Royal Marines in Concert with UVHS Wind Band

Royal Marines in Concert with UVHS Wind Band

The Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines in Concert with UVHS Wind Band: Saturday 27 May: 7.30pm: £17.50 / £12 The internationally acclaimed Ulverston Victoria High School Wind Band (conducted by Head of Performing Arts, Richard Butler) once again plays host to the world famous Royal Marines Band (Scotland), under the direction of Captain Matt… Continue Reading

Lempen Puppet Theatre Company: The Amazing Thing

Lempen Puppet Theatre Company: The Amazing Thing

Lempen Puppet Theatre Company: The Amazing Thing: Wednesday 31 May: 2pm: £7 Child / £10 Adult / £30 Family Please note when booking family tickets on the next screen, this is for two adults and two children and will be charged at £7.50 each. “As I was walking down the beach, one bright and sunny… Continue Reading

Lee Nelson – Serious Joker

Lee Nelson – Serious Joker

LEE NELSON – SERIOUS JOKER

After getting into trouble for sneaking into places he shouldn’t be, Lee Nelson is back where he most definitely should be: live on stage with his brand-new, laugh-out-loud, best ever stand-up show.

Friday 2 June 2017

Doors open 7.00pm

Show starts 7.30pm

Tickets are £20 each – grab them quick!
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English Touring Opera presents Tosca

English Touring Opera presents Tosca

English Touring Opera presents Tosca: Wednesday 7 June 2017 – 7.30pm Tickets: Balcony Front £35 / Balcony Rear £30 / Front Stalls £25 / Rear Stalls £20 / Concessions available for students and those under 18 yrs at 50% After a memorable sell-out performance in 2016, English Touring Opera returns to the Coro to open the… Continue Reading

Choral Concert: Ulverston International Music Festival

Choral Concert: Ulverston International Music Festival

Choral Concert: Ulverston International Music Festival: Thursday 8 June: 7.30pm: Ulverston Parish Church Ulverston Festival Chorus, directed by regular BBC radio choral conductor John Powell, present a powerful evening of choral favourites alongside organist Adrian Self and selected soloists from English Touring Opera. The evening opens with a collection of three of Schumann’s most famous… Continue Reading

Passacaglia: Ulverston International Music Festival

Passacaglia: Ulverston International Music Festival

Passacaglia: Ulverston International Music Festival: Friday 9 June 1pm: Ulverston Parish Church In Telemann’s 250th anniversary year, Passacaglia celebrate this charismatic and well travelled composer who made a life’s work from publishing and transmitting music for the ‘pleasure of the people’. Inspired by Telemann’s own entertaining autobiography, the vibrant musical scene of his day is… Continue Reading

Celebrity Recital: Michael Collins: Ulverston International Music Festival

Celebrity Recital: Michael Collins: Ulverston International Music Festival

Celebrity Recital: Michael Collins: Ulverston International Music Festival: Friday 9 June: 7.30pm: Coronation Hall Clarinettist Michael Collins’ dazzling virtuosity and sensitive musicianship have earned him recognition as one of today’s most distinguished artist and leading exponent of his instrument. From Brahms to Lutoslawski, this varied programme encompasses many facets of the clarinet repertoire. Despite similarity… Continue Reading

Jazz Night: Remi Harris Trio: Ulverston International Music Festival

Jazz Night: Remi Harris Trio: Ulverston International Music Festival

Jazz Night: Remi Harris Trio: Ulverston International Music Festival: Saturday 10 June: 7.30pm: Coronation Hall The Remi Harris Trio take gypsy swing characteristics and infused them with influences from jazz, blues, rock’n’roll, funk, world music and more. They play an eclectic mix of original compositions, jazz standards and new arrangements of music from Django Reinhardt,… Continue Reading

Jess Gillam: Ulverston International Music Festival

Jess Gillam: Ulverston International Music Festival

Jess Gillam: Ulverston International Music Festival: Sunday 11 June: 7.30pm: Coronation Hall Jess Gillam made history in 2016 as the first saxophonist to win the Woodwind Final of BBC Young Musician of the Year, and is fast-gaining international recognition as one of the most exciting young saxophonists of today. She is already in demand as… Continue Reading

Jess Gillam Children’s Concert: Ulverston International Music Festival

Jess Gillam Children’s Concert: Ulverston International Music Festival

Jess Gillam Children’s Concert: Ulverston International Music Festival: Monday 12 June: 1.30pm: Coronation Hall Jess Gillam is the Young Ambassador for the Ulverston International Music Festival. Alongside pianist and Artistic Director Anthony Hewitt, Jess is responsible for personally engaging with hundreds of local school-children through UIMF’s outreach and education programmes. Hot off her success at… Continue Reading

Castalian String Quartet: Ulverston International Music Festival

Castalian String Quartet: Ulverston International Music Festival

Castalian String Quartet: Ulverston International Music Festival: Swarthmoor Hall Concert 1: Monday 12 June 8pm Concert 2: Tuesday 13 June 6pm The Castilian String Quartet is rapidly emerging voice on the international chamber music scene. The two intimate performances at Swarthmoor Hall offer a programme of Brahms and Bartok, two of the most innovative composers… Continue Reading

Brief Encounter: Ulverston International Music Festival

Brief Encounter: Ulverston International Music Festival

A Brief Encounter: Ulverston International Music Festival: Tuesday 13 June: 4pm: Roxy Cinema The Roxy Cinema is the perfect setting for a specialist Festival screening of Brief Encounter, Noel Coward’s romantic classic of 1945, with Rachmaninoff’s unforgettable Concerto no.2 a prominent feature of the soundtrack. Please note the ticket includes canapés served after the film… Continue Reading

Rising Star Piano Recital: Ulverston International Music Festival

Rising Star Piano Recital: Ulverston International Music Festival

Rising Star Piano Recital: Ulverston International Music Festival: Wednesday 14 June: 1pm: Ulverston Parish Church Dominic Degavino is an accomplished young pianist and passionate performer. He has recently made his Wigmore Hall debut, and has performed at the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, St Martin-in-the-Fields, London and the Southbank Centre as park of the Park Lane Group’s… Continue Reading

Chamber Music Greats: Ulverston International Music Festival

Chamber Music Greats: Ulverston International Music Festival

Chamber Music Greats: Ulverston International Music Festival: Wednesday 14 June: 7.30pm: Coronation Hall Anthony Hewitt joins the Castalian String Quartet for this performance of Shostakovich’s Piano Quintet in G minor. The Quintet is one of Shostakovich’s most popular works and the critics were unstinting in their praise after its premiere in 1940. Schumann’s Op.41 –… Continue Reading

Rising Star Song Recital: Ulverston International Music Festival

Rising Star Song Recital: Ulverston International Music Festival

Rising Star Song Recital: Ulverston International Music Festival: Thursday 15 June: 1pm: Ulverston Parish Church The Rising Star lunchtime recitals offer valuable performance opportunities for gifted young artists at the beginning of their professional careers. As part of the on-going partnership between UIMF and the Royal Northern College of Music, this concert showcases one of… Continue Reading

O DUO Family Concert: Ulverston International Music Festival

O DUO Family Concert: Ulverston International Music Festival

O DUO Family Concert: Ulverston International Music Festival: Thursday 15 June: 5.30pm: Coronation Hall Having inspired and engaged Ulverston audiences in 2014, O Duo make a welcome return to the festival in a dynamic Family Concert with local schools helping them out with some rhythmic fun! This highly exciting duo will be introducing the children… Continue Reading

O DUO: Ulverston International Music Festival

O DUO: Ulverston International Music Festival

O DUO: Ulverston International Music Festival: Thursday 15 June: 8pm: Coronation Hall This is a concert not to be missed. O Duo will be playing their mixture of popular classics arranged for tune percussion, vibrant drumming from across the globe, and accessible contemporary works, all presented with a relaxed and informative chat. Their concerts have… Continue Reading

Rising Star Viola Recital: Ulverston International Music Festival

Rising Star Viola Recital: Ulverston International Music Festival

Rising Star Viola Recital: Ulverston International Music Festival: Friday 16 June: 1pm: Ulverston Parish Church Timothy Ridout is a brilliant young violinist – the first ever British winner of the International Tertis Competition – and much in demand as both a soloist and chamber musician. York Bowen’s compositional output included much for the viola, written… Continue Reading

Royal Northern Sinfonia: Ulverston International Music Festival

Royal Northern Sinfonia: Ulverston International Music Festival

Royal Northern Sinfonia: Ulverston International Music Festival: Friday 16 June: 7.30pm: Coronation Hall Pianist Anthony Hewitt’s communicative performances have earned him critical acclaim worldwide as a recital, concerto soloist and chamber musician. He joins the Royal Northern Sinfonia as a soloist for Grieg’s Piano Concerto in A Minor; one of the most well-known works for… Continue Reading

Paprika: Ulverston International Music Festival

Paprika: Ulverston International Music Festival

Paprika: Ulverston International Music Festival: Saturday 17 June:7.30pm: Coronation Hall Hailing from Romania, Serbia and the UK, Paprika unite traditional Eastern European, Balkan, Gypsy and Classical Music. The band focuses on bringing rare and lost traditional Balkan music back to life, and has appeared on BBC World on 3 and Radio 5 Live in addition… Continue Reading

Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain: Thursday 29 June: 7.30pm: £25 ‘Heresy II Heritage Tour’   The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain Heresy II Heritage Tour: The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain has become a global sensation and nothing short of a UK national treasure. ‘Heresy II Heritage’, their new tour, charts the Uke’s rise… Continue Reading

Horace and the Yeti

Horace and the Yeti

Jack Dean in association with Little Mighty Presents: Horace and the Yeti: Saturday 1 July: 11am Horace and the Yeti is a Children & Family Puppet Theatre Show Intrepid Victorian adventurer Horace is out hunting Yeti! He’s trekking across the Himalayas, hoping to find one of the legendary Abominable Snowmen. Then he can stuff it,… Continue Reading

Eamonn Fleming: CONFABULATION!

Eamonn Fleming: CONFABULATION!

Eamonn Fleming in association with Little Mighty Presents: CONFABULATION! Eamonn Fleming’s CONFABULATION is a brilliantly funny and clever one man show about memory and making stuff up. Every act of remembering is an act of storytelling. So here’s mine. It starts with a spotty teenager at a Motorhead gig and ends up at the cutting… Continue Reading

Jackson Sloan and the Rhythmtones

Jackson Sloan and the Rhythmtones

Jackson Sloan and the Rhythmtones: Friday 14 July: 7pm: £15 Veteran swing and jazz singer Jackson Sloan has assembled a sterling cast of crack musicians and guests for this his first band offering. Not only has Jackson got one of the most distinctive voices on the swing dance and rock ‘n’ roll circuit, he is… Continue Reading

Doug Scott: Crawling Down the Ogre

Doug Scott: Crawling Down the Ogre

Doug Scott Talk: Crawling Down the Ogre: Wednesday 19 July: 7.30pm: £12.50 Doug Scott’s mountaineering highpoint was the first ascent of Everest by its enormous South West Face – Everest: The Hard Way – but his greatest adventure was undoubtedly his first ascent, accident and then escape from The Ogre. This is an epic tale… Continue Reading

Jimmy Tarbuck OBE at the Coro

Jimmy Tarbuck OBE at the Coro

Jimmy Tarbuck OBE at the Coro: Wednesday 26 July 2017 – 7.30pm Tickets: Front Stalls £23 / Rear Stalls £21.50 Top television comedian Jimmy Tarbuck swaps The London Palladium for the Coronation Hall Tarby, as he is known to millions of TV viewers, is one of the country’s most evergreen performers and a master of… Continue Reading

Ben Lewis Presents: Puttin’ On The Ritz 2

Ben Lewis Presents: Puttin’ On The Ritz 2

Ben Lewis Presents: Puttin’ On The Ritz 2 in association with St Mary’s Hospice: Saturday 5 August: 7.30pm Following last April’s success, which saw over £3000 raised for Age UK South Lakeland, Ben Lewis returns to the Coro on August 5th with all-new show ‘Puttin’ On The Ritz 2′! This fun-filled, action-packed event will explore… Continue Reading

Jess Gillam Presents: Snake Davis & The Suspicions

Jess Gillam Presents: Snake Davis & The Suspicions

Jess Gillam Presents: Snake Davis & The Suspicions: Friday 6 October: 7.30pm: Tickets £18 / £16 Balcony / £10 Concessions Get ready to hit the dance floor as saxophone legend Snake Davis returns with his 8 piece soul band, for a night of Motown, Northern Soul and Atlanta Classics. Cabaret and Balcony seating with dance… Continue Reading

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About the Coro Coronation Hall is one of the principal buildings in Ulverston and has the largest capacity of any hall in the south Cumbria area. It is owned, operated and maintained by Ulverston Community Enterprises and offers excellent entertainment including performances by highly acclaimed touring companies in the fields of music, theatre, ballet and… Continue Reading