Jennie Linden…in Conversation – The Spinnaker – 3.00pm Sunday 22nd January & Sunday 19th February 2017

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Please join us for a fascinating afternoon in the company of film star and actress Jennie Linden. Please note that this event has proved so popular that we are now […]

Rossini’s La Gazzetta (U) – Bembridge Village Hall – 2.30pm Sunday 29th January 2017

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Another 200th anniversary…it’s 200 years since Rossini’s comic opera La Gazetta was first performed, so we thought you would like to see this charming 2005 production from the Gran Teatre […]

Florence Foster Jenkins (PG) – Bembridge Village Hall – 3.00pm Sunday 12th February 2017

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The hilarious but touching story of Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who dreamed of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice.  Starring Meryl Streep and Hugh […]

2017 – Jane Austen 200th Anniversary

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2017 marks the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death, and events will be taking place across the country, but primarily in her home county of Hampshire to mark the occasion. […]

Love and Friendship (U) – Bembridge Village Hall – 3.00pm Sunday 5th March 2017

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Love & Friendship is the acclaimed 2016 Jane Austen drama written and directed by Whit Stillman.  The film stars Kate Beckinsale, Chloë Sevigny, Xavier Samuel and Stephen Fry. Although it […]

Sense and Sensibility (U) – Bembridge Village Hall – 2.30pm Sunday 19th March 2017

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Possibly the best Jane Austen adaptation ever? Ang Lee directed and Emma Thompson wrote the screenplay for this Oscar-winning masterpiece. Sense and Sensibility is the story of two sisters; sensible […]

Lecture – Chawton House – The Spinnaker – 3.00pm Sunday 9th April 2017

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As part of our Austen 200 celebrations, we are pleased to welcome Sarah Parry, the Learning and Visitor Manager of Chawton House Library, to Bembridge.  Chawton in Hampshire was Jane […]