Events

Screenings

Love & Friendship (2016) U

Love & Friendship is a period comedy film written and directed by Whit Stillman. Based on Jane Austen's Lady Susan (c1794), the film stars Kate Beckinsale...

Start date: 24/06/2017
End date: 24/06/2017
Trails

On Sunday 25 June, Petersfield Museum presents their Regency Walk. In Jane Austen's 200th commemorative year and as part of Regency Week, we'll take you back to Petersfield during the Regency...

Start date: 25/06/2017
End date: 25/06/2017
Talks

A Partial, Prejudiced and Ignorant Historian: Jane Austen’s The History of England and the Role of Politics in Late Eighteenth Century Female Education. A talk by Olga Palagina.

It...

Start date: 25/06/2017
End date: 25/06/2017
Exhibitions

For much of Jane Austen’s adult life, Britain was at war with France or America. Soldiers in their red coats were a familiar sight in southern England. Jane’s brother Henry served in the Militia,...

Start date: 26/06/2017
End date: 10/09/2017
Performance

Spa fever has gripped Southampton, royalty, artists and naval officers are flocking to the town to take the waters and indulge in sea bathing. Mr Martin is keen that his baths and cures are...

Start date: 26/06/2017
End date: 30/06/2017
Talks

‘Jane Austen’s Novels – Regulated and Checked by Religion’ is a quotation from Sense & Sensibility (Vol iii Ch. 10) when Marianne declares that any remembrance of Willoughby shall be regulated...

Start date: 27/06/2017
End date: 27/06/2017
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
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

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
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

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