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25th Jan 20207.30pm Halifax Chamber Choir is giving a concert in St. Jude’s Parish Church, Free School Lane, Halifax on Saturday 25th January at 7.30pm. The ...7.30pm Halifax Chamber Choir is giving a concert in St. Jude’s Parish Church, Free School Lane, Halifax on Saturday 25th January at 7.30pm. The programme, Gems of European Sacred Music, features music by Monteverdi, Haydn, Mendelssohn, Bruckner and Faure including Faure’s well-known Cantique de Jean Racine, Monteverdi’s Beatus Vir and Cesar Franck’s Panis Angelicus. Halifax Chamber Choir, formerly known as Halifax Madrigal Society, has been performing in Halifax over 120 years. Since 2015 the choir has been directed by Aljosa Skorja (Josh), young Slovenian conductor and musicologist and winner of the London Classical Soloists’ 2015 Conducting Competition. For this concert the choir is accompanied by the organist Professor David Baker, Director of the Halifax Organ Academy and tutor with the RCO/St Giles International Organ School. Admission at the door is £10, concessions £8 and full-time students £1
7th Mar 2020Whistle Stop Opera presents a 45-minute whistle stop tour of Mozart's playful opera, The Marriage of Figaro. Be entertained by four professional op...Whistle Stop Opera presents a 45-minute whistle stop tour of Mozart's playful opera, The Marriage of Figaro. Be entertained by four professional opera singers and an accordionist in a show packed with mistaken identity, misunderstanding and comic twists. This is the perfect chance to experience the magic of opera! 7.30pm Tickets £10, available by telephoning 01422 849227 or via www.theviaducttheatre.co.uk
Starting 16th Apr 2020
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Halifax International Market is held on the following dates:
16th - 19th April 2020
28th October - 1st November 2020The award-winning International Village Market will be returning to Halifax again with traders from around the globe set up along Corn Market, Russ...The award-winning International Village Market will be returning to Halifax again with traders from around the globe set up along Corn Market, Russel Street & Southgate. Just some of the tasty treats which will be drawing in visitors include Greek delicacy including Gyros, Souvlaki, and Greek pies, a Traditional German Schwenkgrill selling Bratwurst and Currywurst, mouth-watering French crepes and Galettes, Catalan cuisine Tapas and Paella; Pofitjes, the famous Dutch mini pancakes and even Ostrich and Kangaroo burgers so hop along and try some of the great street foods on offer. Wander amongst the wonderful aromas, sights and sounds of a true International Market. As well as International street food there will be some great fresh foods on sale including olives, baklava, dried fruit and nuts. If you're after something sweet, the French Patisserie is a must, offering the finest pastries that are perfect as a treat - after all the burgers, sausages, pancakes, ice cream and freshly baked Macaroons…. But it’s not all about food as we have some great craft and gift stalls including some fantastic jewellery made from recycled silver cutlery; South American jewellery and knitwear, handmade amber, crystal and gemstone jewellery and of course the famous Dutch Market Garden where you can wander through a huge collection of shrubs, bulbs, beautiful plants and trees with some great garden ornaments. And if it all gets too much and you want to take a break sit and relax in our very own Continental Street Bar where you can try some great continental beers and wine.