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KD Theatre Productions present 'Peter Pan'

KD Theatre Productions present 'Peter Pan'

17 Jul 2019 - 21 Jul 2019

Peter Pan is desperate to find the Lost Boys a mother and he finds just the girl in Wendy. But by bringing the Darling Family over to Neverland, is he putting...
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Summer Organ Recital - Peter Dyke

Summer Organ Recital - Peter Dyke

21 July 2019 5:15pm

Peter Dyke (Hereford Cathedral) Programme Mohrentanz - T. Susato c1500-61, arr. A. Wilson Prelude, Largo and Fugue in C major BWV 545/529 - J.S. Bach 1685-1750 From Concerto No 5 in E flat - William...
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Lunchtime Concert - Erina Ishiyama (piano)

Lunchtime Concert - Erina Ishiyama (piano)

25 July 2019 1:10pm

Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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Habits of Prayer: a Half-Day Conference exploring prayer in daily life

Habits of Prayer: a Half-Day Conference exploring prayer in daily life

27 July 2019 1:15pm - 4:30pm

"One does not live by bread alone." (Luke 4.4) Just as we need food every day to give us life and energy, so we need prayer to sustain us and enliven us...
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Summer Organ Recital - Andrew Parnell

Summer Organ Recital - Andrew Parnell

28 July 2019 5:15pm

Andrew Parnell (Ely Cathedral) Programme French Connections Pièce d'orgue (BWV 572) - J.S. Bach Prélude, Fugue et Variation (Op.18) C Franck Magnificat du 3e et 4e ton - M Corrette Sonata no.3 (Op.56) - A Guilmant Le banquet...
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School Summer Holiday Drop-in Sessions

School Summer Holiday Drop-in Sessions

31 July 2019 10am - 12pm

Our Free drop-in sessions for children up to approx. 12 years old, run on the mornings of 31 July, 7, 14, 21 and 28 August. The Summer Holiday Drop-Ins at Ely...
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Ely Photographic Club Exhibition

Ely Photographic Club Exhibition

01 Aug 2019 - 31 Aug 2019

Members of Ely Photographic Club are exhibiting their work at Ely Cathedral this month. A collection of prints will be on display and some on sale right the way through to...
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Lunchtime Concert - Jessica Ryckewaert (Percussionist)

Lunchtime Concert - Jessica Ryckewaert (Percussionist)

01 August 2019 1:10pm

Jessica Ryckewaert is one of the most specialised soloist percussionists in contemporary music in Belgium, playing premières of works for marimba, vibraphone and percussion, with live electronics, which have been written...
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Lunchtime Performance - Octagon Studios 'Dance Divine'

Lunchtime Performance - Octagon Studios 'Dance Divine'

02 August 2019 1:10pm

Ballet, contemporary dance and jazz lunch-time performance in Ely Cathedral. Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349...
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Ely Cathedral Conference Centre Summer Craft Fair

Ely Cathedral Conference Centre Summer Craft Fair

03 August 2019 10am - 3pm

Live Demonstrations inc. silk spinning and pottery. Come and Stock Up on locally made goodies. Original Prints, Upcycled items, Children's Clothes, Knitted and Fabric Goods, Jewellery and Cards. Come in to find that perfect...
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Summer Organ Recital - Janette Fishell

Summer Organ Recital - Janette Fishell

04 August 2019 5:15pm

Janette Fishell (International Recitalist) Programme Music that Moves: The Organ as Dancemaster From Nedelni Hudba ("Sunday Music") - Petr Eben (1929-2007) - Moto Ostinato ("My name is Legion, for we are many.") From Six...
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Summer Organ Recital - Edmund Aldhouse

Summer Organ Recital - Edmund Aldhouse

11 August 2019 5:15pm

Edmund Aldhouse (Ely Cathedral) Programme William Harris (1883 - 1973) - Flourish for an Occasion Marcel Dupré (1886 - 1971) - Suite Bretonne Op 21 i) Berceuse ii) Fileuse iii) Les cloches de Perros-Guirec Maurice Duruflé (1902 -...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Hexachordia

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Hexachordia

15 August 2019 1:10pm

Tony Scheuregger (Renaissance guitar) and Sarah Doig (lute) of Hexachordia - www.hexachordia.com - present a programme 'A Step in Time' exploring music our sixteenth-century forebears would have danced to. They include...
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Lunchtime Performance - Lantern Dance 'Spiritus'

Lunchtime Performance - Lantern Dance 'Spiritus'

16 August 2019 1:10pm

Ely's integrated contemporary dance group presents its 15th annual performance in the Lady Chapel. The one-hour programme features new choreography and some favourite pieces to celebrate this unique integrated dance company's...
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Summer Organ Recital - Aaron Shilson

Summer Organ Recital - Aaron Shilson

18 August 2019 5:15pm

Aaron Shilson (Ely Cathedral) Programme 'Dorian' Toccata in D minor BWV 538i - J.S. Bach Chorale No. 1 - Andriessen Variations sur 'O Filii et Filiae' - Dandrieu Concerto in A minor BWV 593 after Vivaldi...
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Summer Organ Recital - Kai Krakenberg

Summer Organ Recital - Kai Krakenberg

25 August 2019 5:15pm

Kai Krakenberg (Husum, Germany) Programme Guy H. Eldrige (1904-1976): Fanfare for St. Michael and All Angels Albert Renaud (1855-1924): Toccata en ré mineur, from: Deux Toccatas pour Grand Orgue Op. 108 (1907) Louis Vierne (1870-1937): "Intermezzo" aus: Pièces...
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EACH Open Air Cinema - Bohemian Rhapsody

EACH Open Air Cinema - Bohemian Rhapsody

31 August 2019 6:30pm

Enjoy a night under the stars with family and friends on the Eastern Lawn of Ely Cathedral watching the critically acclaimed Bohemian Rhapsody (12A). Hot food and drinks will be available to...
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Summer Organ Recital - Glen Dempsey

Summer Organ Recital - Glen Dempsey

01 September 2019 5:15pm

Glen Dempsey (Ely Cathedral) Programme Further details to follow ... Free admission.
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Summer Organ Recital - Sarah MacDonald

Summer Organ Recital - Sarah MacDonald

08 September 2019 5:15pm

Sarah MacDonald (Ely Cathedral) Programme The Birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary AVE MARIS STELLA I Nicolas de Grigny (baptised on 8 September 1672; died 1703) Hymne Fugue à 4 Duo Dialogue sur les grands Jeux THE ANNUNCIATION Judith Bingham (b....
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Lunchtime Concert - Minori Nakaune (violin) and Friends

Lunchtime Concert - Minori Nakaune (violin) and Friends

12 September 2019 1:10pm

Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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Cambridge Voices - Handel: Dixit Dominus

Cambridge Voices - Handel: Dixit Dominus

15 September 2019 6:30pm

Celebrate the choir's founder and director Ian de Massini's 60th birthday in this fundraising concert for Babylon ARTS in the stunning acoustical surroundings of Ely Cathedral's Lady Chapel. The evening will...
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Ely Sinfonia's Twentieth Anniversary Concert

Ely Sinfonia's Twentieth Anniversary Concert

21 September 2019 7:30pm

For the celebration of its twentieth anniversary, Ely Sinfonia is delighted to welcome back its long-standing friend, Martin Roscoe, one of the UK's best loved piano soloists. A prolific recitalist and...
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A Celebration of Animals

A Celebration of Animals

22 September 2019 2pm

A service of thanksgiving and blessing for pets and working animals. You are welcome to bring your pet. Please be aware that being together with lots of other animals may prove stressful...
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Topping & Company Book Event - Chris Riddell

Topping & Company Book Event - Chris Riddell

24 September 2019 7:30pm

Topping & Company Book events provide rich illumination into an author's work and help deepen the experience of reading. They are lively experiences with the emphasis on direct communication between author...
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LifeLab in Ely Cathedral

LifeLab in Ely Cathedral

27 September 2019 7pm - 9pm

LifeLab will be turning Ely Cathedral into a science wonderland for curious people of all ages. Enjoy a chat with scientists and hear about the region's latest life science discoveries. There...
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LifeLab on Cross Green, Ely

LifeLab on Cross Green, Ely

28 September 2019 10am - 4pm

We're transforming Cross Green at Ely Cathedral into a discovery playground for curious people of all ages. Get hands-on with a range of biology-based activities with scientists from across Cambridgeshire. LifeLab...
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Gender, Power and the Pulpit

Gender, Power and the Pulpit

04 October 2019 10am - 4pm

A day symposium exploring the gifts that women preachers bring to the life of the Church. Led by Liz Shercliff, Author of Preaching Women, Gender, Power and the Pulpit (SCM 2019). With speakers...
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Prime Brass at Ely Cathedral

Prime Brass at Ely Cathedral

05 October 2019 7:30pm

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Amnesty International Ben Jupp Memorial Lecture - John Burton

Amnesty International Ben Jupp Memorial Lecture - John Burton

06 October 2019 6:30pm

Ely Cathedral is delighted to welcome John Burton CEO, The World Land Trust as its guest speaker at the annual Ben Jupp Memorial Lecture. On leaving school, John joined the staff of...
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Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival

11 Oct 2019 - 13 Oct 2019

Admission to the Cathedral throughout the Harvest Festival weekend (Saturday and Sunday) is free of charge. Harvest Festival weekend at Ely Cathedral begins with a Harvest Ceilidh with Catch the Pigeon Band...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Sonat Vox

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Sonat Vox

15 October 2019 1:10pm

Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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Ely Choral Society Concert

Ely Choral Society Concert

19 October 2019 7:30pm

For the first concert of their 2019/20 Season Ely Choral Society will perform Fauré's Requiem, Haydn's 'Little Organ' Mass and Haydn's 'Insanae et vanae curae'. Rebecca Duckworth (soprano) Jonathan Midgley...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Lucy Cavendish Singers

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Lucy Cavendish Singers

20 October 2019 1:10pm

Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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Topping & Company Book Event - Gyles Brandreth

Topping & Company Book Event - Gyles Brandreth

24 October 2019 7:30pm

Topping & Company Book events provide rich illumination into an author's work and help deepen the experience of reading. They are lively experiences with the emphasis on direct communication between author...
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Britten Sinfonia - MacMillan's Stabat Mater - with The Sixteen

Britten Sinfonia - MacMillan's Stabat Mater - with The Sixteen

09 November 2019 7:30pm

Few living composers communicate with the emotional directness of James MacMillan. The preeminent Scottish composer of our time draws upon his Celtic heritage and Catholic faith for revelatory choral works that...
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Service of Remembrance

Service of Remembrance

10 November 2019 10:30am

The Service of Remembrance which takes place in the Cathedral each year is always attended by many members of the public and serving members of the armed forces and local veterans. "They...
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Christmas Gift & Food Fair 2019 - Preview Evening

Christmas Gift & Food Fair 2019 - Preview Evening

13 November 2019 6:30pm - 9pm

Now in its eighth year, this popular event is widely acknowledged as one of East Anglia's exceptional Christmas shopping experiences. Over 120 bespoke trade stalls are located in the Cathedral's magnificent...
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Christmas Gift & Food Fair 2019

Christmas Gift & Food Fair 2019

14 Nov 2019 - 16 Nov 2019

Now in its eighth year, this popular event is widely acknowledged as one of East Anglia's exceptional Christmas shopping experiences. Over 120 bespoke trade stalls are located in the Cathedral's magnificent...
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'Saying Goodbye' Service

'Saying Goodbye' Service

17 November 2019 6:30pm

Run by the Mariposa Trust. The Saying Goodbye Services are the first national set of remembrance services for people who have lost a child at any stage of pregnancy, at birth or...
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Lunchtime Concert - Pupils of King's Ely

Lunchtime Concert - Pupils of King's Ely

20 November 2019 1:10pm

Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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G4 Christmas 2019

G4 Christmas 2019

21 November 2019 7:30pm

Experience sumptuous harmonies in an idyllic, festive setting... After sell-out tours in 2017 & 2018, G4 return in 2019 with their biggest and best Christmas tour to date! With a series of 28...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Choir of All Saints' Episcopal Church, Richmond, Virginia

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Choir of All Saints' Episcopal Church, Richmond, Virginia

25 November 2019 1:10pm

Founded in 1899, the All Saints Choir of Men and Boys is one of only a few parish-based choirs of its type in the Episcopal Church in the United States. The...
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Topping & Company Book Event - David Mitchell

Topping & Company Book Event - David Mitchell

26 November 2019 7:30pm

Topping & Company Book events provide rich illumination into an author's work and help deepen the experience of reading. They are lively experiences with the emphasis on direct communication between author...
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Advent Procession with Carols

Advent Procession with Carols

01 December 2019 6pm

The Church has always kept Advent as a season of great solemnity - a time in which to meditate upon the ultimate issues of death, judgement, hell and heaven. Advent, though,...
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Children's Society Christingle

Children's Society Christingle

07 December 2019 3pm

Proceeds will help The Children's Society's vital work with children facing life's harshest challenges: children who may find themselves sleeping rough this winter; fleeing conflict and war; caught in a...
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The Big Christmas Tree Light Switch-on Service!

The Big Christmas Tree Light Switch-on Service!

08 December 2019 5:15pm

Come and see the biggest, most spectacular Christmas tree in Ely as we countdown to the switching on of the lights. This popular event designed for young children and families celebrates...
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Christmas Wreath Workshops

Christmas Wreath Workshops

12 December 2019

Wreath making workshops organised by Wild Oak Workshops. Time: 10am-Midday, 2pm-4pm and 7pm-9pm. £45 per person includes Tea, Coffee and Mince Pies and Mulled wine. More details to follow ....
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Christmas Story and Song Time

Christmas Story and Song Time

12 December 2019 10:30am

Meet at the Christmas tree. A very special service recommended for younger children re-telling the Christmas Story in the wonderful setting of Ely Cathedral. This short service will include storytelling, delicious...
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Chapterhouse Theatre Company present A Christmmas Carol - Charles Dickens

Chapterhouse Theatre Company present A Christmmas Carol - Charles Dickens

13 December 2019 7:30pm

Adapted for the stage by Laura Turner On Christmas Eve, the most magical night of the year, the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge is whisked away on a terrifying journey through the past and...
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Community Christmas Carol Sing-a-long

Community Christmas Carol Sing-a-long

14 December 2019 2pm

with the Ely Cathedral Community Choir accompanied by Littleport Brass Band Forget the Christmas shopping for an hour! Come and sing-a-long to your favourite carols with Christmas music, readings and prayers. Free admission All welcome
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Hark! the Herald - Annual Carol Concert

Hark! the Herald - Annual Carol Concert

21 December 2019 7:30pm

Hark! The Herald is a memorable evening of traditional Christmas carols and seasonal music in the magical setting of Ely Cathedral. The magnificent 30ft Christmas tree and soaring voices of the...
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Carrot Productions present 'The Snowman'

Carrot Productions present 'The Snowman'

30 December 2019

Immerse yourself in the irresistible animated film of The Snowman this Christmas, accompanied by a live orchestra. A heart-warming experience that brings more than a snowman to life - and featuring...
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Sparkling Valentine's Concert

Sparkling Valentine's Concert

15 February 2020 7:30pm

Details to follow... Tickets £28 & £20 (including glass of bubbly) My Account | Basket //
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