Events

Performance

It's back! Illyria's production of Jane Austen's glorious social comedy, Pride & Prejudice, attracted sell-out audiences for 4 consecutive years. It toured throughout the UK and Europe,...

Start date: 28/06/2017
End date: 30/06/2017
Talks

This event is now sold out. Please call The Anvil box office on 01256 844244 to be added to the waiting list.

Start date: 28/06/2017
End date: 28/06/2017
Talks

Join Textile Conservator Sarah Howard as she delves into the only surviving ledger of George and Benjamin Ferrey, tailors in the seaside market town of Christchurch at the turn of the 19th century...

Start date: 29/06/2017
End date: 29/06/2017
Performance

The Proteans present:

Mansfield Park and Ride

Friday 30th June, 7pm
Saturday 1st July, 2pm and 7pm
Sunday 2nd July, 2pm
Walled Garden, Down Grange Sports Complex...

Start date: 30/06/2017
End date: 02/07/2017
Talks

Parasol Duelling

The ancient and honourable sport of Parasol Duelling must surely have had its origins in the Georgian era – Elizabeth Bennett would no doubt have been a skilled exponent...

Start date: 01/07/2017
End date: 01/07/2017
Performance

 'Chapter and Verse' (an association of amateur dramatists)  will perform a selection of Jane Austen readings on Saturday 1 July from 2.30pm at St Mary's Church, Twyford, in aid of the Church...

Start date: 01/07/2017
End date: 01/07/2017
Trails

Take a walk around the streets of Southampton so familiar to Miss Austen and Miss Jane, who knew the town as schoolgirls, teenagers and young adults. It was all about connections, and that is what...

Start date: 02/07/2017
End date: 02/07/2017
Performance

Mrs Darcy’s Dressmaker a one-woman play by Sue Washington, and Keeping Jane a post-show talk by Sarah Howard.

The year is 1837, and Mr...

Start date: 05/07/2017
End date: 06/07/2017
Performance

Jane Austen, one of the world's most famous authors, spent most of her life in rural Hampshire, and was known to attend dances at the Assembly Rooms in Basingstoke. The surrounding villages and...

Start date: 06/07/2017
End date: 06/07/2017
Performance

Proteus Theatre Company, in partnership with Anvil Arts and Central Studio, presents the Basingstoke Youth Theatre in:

Living Portrait

Thursday 6th July, 7.30pm
The Haymarket...

Start date: 06/07/2017
End date: 06/07/2017
Workshops

A day of talks and tours, hosted by Chawton House Library and Jane Austen’s House Museum in association with Hampshire Cultural Trust.

The day’s programme will bring into Chawton village...

Start date: 07/07/2017
End date: 07/07/2017
Screenings
Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council is delighted to host an open-air cinema screening of the award-winning 2005 film, Pride and Prejudice, starring Keira Knightley,...
Start date: 07/07/2017
End date: 07/07/2017

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