May 2017

  1. Silk String Trio

    Thursday 25th May 2017

    A few years ago the internationally renowned virtuoso Cheng Yu brought the Silk and Bamboo Ensemble to the festival; their beautiful mix of traditional and contemporary Chinese music was enjoyed by a ...
    £9 - 1pm
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  2. Requiem For A Village

    Thursday 25th May 2017

    The idyllic, rural past of a Suffolk village is explored through the memories of an old man in this lyrical, extraordinary, little-seen film from filmmaker David Gladwell. Although best known for his ...
    £11 - 6pm
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  3. Rick Wakeman: Piano Portraits

    Thursday 25th May 2017

    This event is now sold out. Please call the Box Office on 01284 758000 to be added to the waiting list...
    SOLD OUT - 7.30pm
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  4. Tallis Scholars

    Thursday 25th May 2017

    A very welcome return from these masters of Renaissance vocal music under the direction of Peter Phillips, with a programme that celebrates the 450th anniversary of the birth of Claudio Monteverdi.
    £26 - 7.30pm
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  5. Oh Goody!

    Thursday 25th May 2017

    An unforgettable evening in the company of one of the funniest and best-loved comedy performers of our time as he discusses his long career with the writer and broadcaster Chris Serle. Tim Brooke-T...
    £21.50 - 7.30pm
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  6. Dixie Strollers

    Friday 26th May 2017

    They’re back! This Dixie/New Orleans seven-piece jazz band is made up of some great young musicians recently graduated from the London music conservatories.
    £9 - 12.30pm
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  7. That Stupendous Bass

    Friday 26th May 2017

    Christopher Webb (bass-baritone) and Oliver John Ruthven (chamber organ) come together to perform bass songs from Restoration England inspired by the voice of Revd John Gostling (described by John Eve...
  8. Drowning By Numbers

    Friday 26th May 2017

    Cissie Colpitts (Joan Plowright) drowns her cheating husband and in the ensuring cover-up enlists the help of lonely coroner Henry Madgett (Bernard Hill), an old friend with a longstanding weakness fo...
    £11 - 6pm
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  9. The Lark Ascending

    Friday 26th May 2017

    Suffolk Philharmonic Orchestra presents its featured young artist, Savitri Grier on violin, in a programme of mainly English music showcasing the SPO’s celebrated string section.
    SOLD OUT - 7.30pm
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  10. 3 Daft Monkeys

    Friday 26th May 2017

    “The Highlight of Glastonbury” Mark Radcliffe BBC2 3 Daft Monkeys’ dynamic style of world-influenced folk music and infectious dancing rhythms will leave you breathless, enthralled and exhilarated....
    £12 - 8pm
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  11. Latin Jazz Night with Derek Nash’s Picante

    Friday 26th May 2017

    Led by Derek Nash, the irrepressible star saxophonist of the Jools Holland Rhythm & Blues Orchestra, Picante deliver effervescent entertainment full of the life-affirming rhythms and excitement of aut...
    £15 - 8pm
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  12. Silent Cinema: Chaplin

    Saturday 27th May 2017

    This concert of cinematic treasures celebrates 100 years since the creation of Chaplin’s set of masterpieces known as the Mutual Comedies.
    £16 - 11.30am
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  13. The Light Princess

    Saturday 27th May 2017

    Award winning Ballet Cymru presents a brand new ballet The Light Princess featuring a specially commissioned score by internationally acclaimed Welsh harpist and composer Catrin Finch. This unique pr...
    £26 - 3pm & 7pm
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  14. Chicklit

    Saturday 27th May 2017

    A charming comedy about four male friends that will try literally anything to save their favourite local pub from closing down. After brainstorming through ideas, the group decides to write a chick li...
    £11 - 6pm
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  15. Grimethorpe Colliery Band

    Saturday 27th May 2017

    Grimethorpe Colliery Band celebrates its centenary year in 2017, with the history of the organisation stretching back to the First World War. National and British Open Champions on numerous occasions,...
    £20 - 7.30pm
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  16. Harvey & The New Wallbangers

    Saturday 27th May 2017

    Three original Wallbangers, Harvey Brough, Jeremy Taylor and Richard Allen plus two new Wallbangers, Clara Sanabras and Naomi Hammerton are joined by ace rhythm section - Andy Hamill and Roy Dodds.
    £20 - 8pm
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  17. Walk: That’s Entertainment

    Sunday 28th May 2017

    In 1539 Henry 8th abolished the monasteries and radically changed the character of Bury St Edmunds. Within a century it had changed from an ecclesiastically dominated town to a centre of amusement, en...
    SOLD OUT - 10.30am
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  18. Billy’s Band

    Sunday 28th May 2017

    Unfortunately this event has been cancelled. The Apex Box Office is in the process of contacting all ticket holders. Should you have any queries please call the box office on 01284 758000. Billy is th...
  19. West Suffolk Jazz

    Sunday 28th May 2017

    This has become an annual slot in the festival programme and very welcome it is too. Some of West Suffolk’s top young jazzers playing some great big band music. Free Event
  20. The Go-Between

    Sunday 28th May 2017

    A young teenage boy, Leo, is invited to a wealthy school friend's rich family estate and is drawn into a love affair between his friend's twenty-something sister, Marian, and the family neighbour, eve...
    £9 - 2pm
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  21. The Theory Of Everything

    Sunday 28th May 2017

    Stephen Hawking is one of the towering figures of our time, a brilliant scientist who brought his groundbreaking ideas into popular consciousness with the bestselling A Brief History of Time. But it’...
    £9 - 5pm
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  22. Flute Fantasia with Sir James & Lady Galway

    Sunday 28th May 2017

    One of the world’s greatest living flautists, Sir James Galway, makes his first appearance at The Apex. Nicknamed ‘The Man with the Golden Flute’, Sir James Galway is globally renowned as the supreme ...
    £38 - 7.30pm
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  23. Mehboob Nadeem & Hanif Khan

    Sunday 28th May 2017

    A rare opportunity for Bury St Edmunds to enjoy an evening of classical Indian sitar and tabla music performed by two virtuoso musicians. Mehboob Nadeem is a 15th generation sitar player and singer an...
    £10 - 7.45pm
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June 2017

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July 2017

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