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Summer Open Exhibition 2016 at Babylon Gallery - 9th July to 21st August 2016

Mon, 23/05/2016 - 12:21
Date:  Saturday, 9 July 2016 (All day) - Sunday, 21 August 2016 (All day) Summer Open Exhibition for 2016 : Ely Cathedral Ship of the Fens

Our first Summer Open Exhibition 2015 saw more than 4,000 visitors enjoying the artworks on display.

We are now launching our call for entries for our next Summer Open Exhibition.

Our Second Summer Exhibition will display works in a variety of mediums and genres by any artist of any age, professional and amateur. Over the 5 weeks it’s a chance for visitors to browse, discuss and buy the works on show.

Location Babylon Gallery Waterside Ely CB7 4AU United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Contemporary 6 at The Babylon Gallery - 15th to 30th June 2016

Mon, 23/05/2016 - 12:08
Date:  Wednesday, 15 June 2016 - 12:00pm - Thursday, 30 June 2016 - 5:00pm Contemporary 6 at The Babylon Gallery

Six very different but complementary artists showing their work together.

Friedel Bucking, based in north and south west London is working with chainsaw on wood creating playful sculptures mostly of animals but also of people and abstract shapes.

Christiane Haag, originally from Germany, lives in London for nine years. She works in multiple media such as drawing, painting, printmaking, performance, street art, action and conceptual art.

Danny Israel is a painter located at Highgate North London.

Location Babylon Gallery Waterside Ely CB7 4AU United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Ely Cinema on Tour - Globe on Screen - The Merchant of Venice - Wicken - 18th June 2016

Mon, 23/05/2016 - 11:46
Date:  Saturday, 18 June 2016 - 7:00pm Ely Cinema on Tour - Globe on Screen: The Merchant of Venice

Get ready to be transported directly into the standing yard of one of the world’s most unique theatres – with The Globe On Screen, marking the 400-year anniversary of Shakespeare’s death.

We’ll be joined by the Isle of Ely Players with costumed characters to get you in the mood, before the film and you can enjoy a hearty ale from our bar.

Merchant of Venice stars Jonathan Pryce, Daniel Lapaine, Rachel Pickup, and Dominic Mafham.

Location The Mission Hall High Street Wicken CB7 5XR United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

A Girl with a Book: Written and Performed by Nick Wood - 24th June 2016

Mon, 23/05/2016 - 11:37
Date:  Friday, 24 June 2016 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

A Girl with a Book: Written and Performed by Nick Wood

Directed by Andrew Breakwell.

A new theatre nottingham production. An intimate theatre performance in the Babylon on Ely's Waterside.

Contact:  Box Office Telephone:  01353 616991 Location Babylon Gallery Waterside Ely CB7 4AU United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Ely Cinema on Tour - Globe on Screen - The Merchant of Venice - Haddenham - 16th June 2016

Mon, 23/05/2016 - 11:13
Date:  Thursday, 16 June 2016 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Ely Cinema on Tour - Globe on Screen: The Merchant of Venice

Get ready to be transported directly into the standing yard of one of the world’s most unique theatres – with The Globe On Screen, marking the 400-year anniversary of Shakespeare’s death.

We’ll be joined by the Isle of Ely Players with costumed characters to get you in the mood, before the film and you can enjoy a hearty ale from our bar.

Merchant of Venice stars Jonathan Pryce, Daniel Lapaine, Rachel Pickup, and Dominic Mafham.

Cost: 

6.30 pm for 7pm screening

Location The Arkenstall Village Centre Station Road Haddenham, Ely CB6 3XD United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Ely Cinema: Love & Friendship (Cert TBC) - 30th June 2016

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 14:02
Date:  Thursday, 30 June 2016 (All day) Ely Cinema: Love & Friendship (Cert TBC)

Time: TBC

Contact:  Box office Telephone:  01353 616991 Website:  Babylon Arts Location The Maltings - Ely riverside Ship Lane Ely CB7 4BB United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Ely Cinema: Our Kind of Traitor (15) - 22nd June 2016

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 13:55
Date:  Wednesday, 22 June 2016 - 7:30pm Ely Cinema: Our Kind of Traitor (15) Contact:  Box office Telephone:  01353 616991 Website:  Babylon Arts Location The Maltings - Ely riverside Ship Lane Ely CB7 4BB United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Ely Cinema: The Jungle Book (PG) - 19th June 2016

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 13:39
Date:  Sunday, 19 June 2016 (All day) Ely Cinema: The Jungle Book (PG)

3pm & 7.30pm

Contact:  Box office Telephone:  01353 616991 Website:  Babylon Arts Location The Maltings - Ely riverside Ship Lane Ely CB7 4BB United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Ely Cinema: Florence Foster Jenkins (PG) - 15th June 2016

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 13:29
Date:  Wednesday, 15 June 2016 - 7:30pm Ely Cinema: Florence Foster Jenkins (PG) Contact:  Box office Telephone:  01353 616991 Website:  Babylon Arts Location The Maltings - Ely riverside Ship Lane Ely CB7 4BB United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Ely Cinema: Florence Foster Jenkins (PG) - 12th June 2016

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 13:26
Date:  Sunday, 12 June 2016 - 7:30pm Ely Cinema: Florence Foster Jenkins (PG) Contact:  Box office Telephone:  01353 616991 Website:  Babylon Arts Location The Maltings - Ely riverside Ship Lane Ely CB7 4BB United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Ely Cinema: The Man Who Knew Infinity (12A) - 5th June 2016

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 13:23
Date:  Sunday, 5 June 2016 - 7:30pm Ely Cinema: The Man Who Knew Infinity (12A) Contact:  Box office Telephone:  01353 616991 Website:  Babylon Arts Location The Maltings - Ely riverside Ship Lane Ely CB7 4BB United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

The Maltings Presents Stand Up Comedy - 27th May 2016

Sat, 14/05/2016 - 14:16
Date:  Friday, 27 May 2016 - 7:15pm The Maltings Presents Stand Up Comedy

Lewis Bryan

Matt Welcome

Gary Coleman

Geoff Boyz

Cost: 

£12.95 per ticket

Tickets also available from Burrows Bookshop, High Street Passage, Ely

Contact:  The Maltings Box Office Telephone:  01353 662633 Website:  The Maltings Ely Location The Maltings - Ely riverside Ship Lane Ely CB7 4BB United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

An Evening of Mediumship with Lyn Gibb-de Swarte at Oliver Cromwell's House - 1st June 2016

Sat, 14/05/2016 - 12:19
Date:  Wednesday, 1 June 2016 - 7:30pm

Join us for a special evening of mediumship with internationally renowned medium, healer, counsellor and teacher of spiritual and psychic development.

Lyn Gibb-de Swarte

(Lyn Guest de Swarte)

Lyn is a spiritualist minister with the New Spiritualists' Society. Lyn was editor of Psychic News and other spiritual publications. She has also made numerous TV and radio appearances both in the UK and abroad and as psychic agony aunt for Tiscali. Lyn demonstrated her gifts at the Ideal Home Exhibition at Olympia.

Cost: 

Tickets £8.00 per person

Contact:  Ely Tourist Information Centre, Oliver Cromwell's House, Telephone:  01353 662062 Email:  tic@eastcambs.gov.uk Website:  Visit Ely Location Oliver Cromwell's House St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4HF United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Jazz Picnic at the Palace - 5th June 2016

Mon, 09/05/2016 - 10:26
Date:  Sunday, 5 June 2016 - 3:00pm - 5:30pm Jazz Picnic at the Park

By kind permission of the King's School, Amnesty International Ely City Group are delighted to announce that, following three sell-out concerts, we are once again bringing members of Ronnie Scott’s All Stars to Ely for a memorable afternoon of brilliant jazz.

Heading the line up will be James Pearson, resident pianist and Artistic Director at Ronnie Scott’s famous Soho Jazz Club. Joining James will be other members of his Trio, plus acclaimed singer/songwriter Polly Gibbons.

Cost: 

 

Tickets are available from Burrows Bookshop, 9 High Street Passage, Ely, and online at http://www.wegottickets.com/event/359788

Website:  Amnesty International Ely City Location The Palace, Palace Green The Gallery Ely CB7 4EW United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Remembering Littleport and Ely Riots of 1816 - 21st May 2016

Sun, 01/05/2016 - 13:24
Date:  Saturday, 21 May 2016 - 11:00am - 4:00pm Littleport and Ely Riots 1816

Remembering the Riots

Ely Courthouse - Witness short re-enactments of the trials of some of the rioters

Ely Museum - Meet Littleport Rioters, John Dennis, in his cell at the Old Gaol. Condemned to hang!

Telephone:  01353 666655 Website:  Ely Museum Location Ely Museum Market Street Ely CB7 4LS United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Exhibition at The Old Fire Engine House - 5th to 29th May 2016

Sat, 30/04/2016 - 12:11
Date:  Thursday, 5 May 2016 - 10:30am - Sunday, 29 May 2016 - 5:30pm Exhibition

The Old Fire Engine House has provided a showcase for local artists for nearly 50 years in a relaxed and informal setting.  This May we introduce two exciting new artists:

 

Downstairs:  Claire Cockayne is a printmaker and mixed media artist based in Ely.  She works in a free and experimental way creating images incorporating pattern from a variety of sources, to reflect 'moments' inspired by local landscape and natural form.  www.clairecockayne.com

Location The Old Fire Engine House St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4ER United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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St Ives Choral Society Present: Elgar's The Apostles at Ely Cathedral - 7th May 2016

Sat, 30/04/2016 - 11:14
Date:  Saturday, 7 May 2016 - 7:30pm St Ives Choral Society Present: Elgar's The Apostles

Accompanied by Ely Sinfonia

Conductor Julian Merson

Cost: 

Tickets: £20/£15 (reserved) - £10 (unreserved)

Available from Ely Cathedral Box Office (01353 660349) or online at https://tickets.elycathedral.org/

Telephone:  01353 660349 Website:  Ely Cathedral Location Ely Cathedral The Gallery Ely CB7 4DL United Kingdom See map: Google Maps