A site-specific mural by German abstract artist Lothar Götz (b.1963), commissioned to mark the 10th anniversary of the Gallery’s contemporary wing. Influenced by Kandinsky, the Bauhaus and Ben Nicholson, Götz’s large-scale geometric murals create an intuitive dialogue with the architecture and social function of a space.
18th century stairwell22nd October 2016 — 1st February 2018An ambitious installation by Pablo Bronstein is the latest contemporary intervention in the Gallery’s 18th century townhouse. Reflecting his enduring fascination with architecture, Bronstein has created a wallpaper featuring monumental sculptures that disrupt the sense of history and space of the house, whilst providing a bold
22nd October 2016 10:00 - 01st February 2018 17:00
THE NORMAN CONQUESTS, a trilogy of plays by Alan Ayckbourn, runs from 18 September – 28 October at Chichester Festival Theatre. This classic trio of interconnecting plays, seen from hilariously differing perspectives, is performed by one ensemble of actors. Each play can be enjoyed as a single performance or seen as one event in any sequence, either over different days or on trilogy day
18th September 2017 19:30 - 28th October 2017 19:30
Two ageing fathers – one a King, one his courtier – reject the children who truly love them. Their blindness unleashes a tornado of pitiless ambition and treachery – and their worlds crumble.Tender, violent, moving and shocking, King Lear is considered by many to be the greatest tragedy ever written. This will be an explosive, charged and contemporary retelling of Shake
22nd September 2017 19:45 - 28th October 2017 19:45
The Fishbourne Roman Army needs you! Sign up for the Roman Army and complete our fun, hands-on challenges to earn your pay for the day!From sword practice to food tasting, fake wounds to making clay medals, Roman medicine to spear throwing, there is plenty to do, indoors and out. Have you got what it takes to be a Roman soldier?
In conjunction with Museums at Night, we will be keeping our doors open a little later so younger visitors can experience life in a museum as darkness falls. Activities will include make a dancing skeleton, get a fake wound and follow the mysterious footprints and explore the Roman remains by torch light!
Internationally acclaimed vocalist Stacey Kent returns to Chichester to perform music from her latest album I Know I Dream. This beautiful collection of songs includes American Standards, Bossa Nova classics, Chansons as well as original songs and reprises of some of Stacey’s most-loved repertoire, including songs from her Grammy-nominated album Breakfast on the Morning Tram.
QUIZ, a new play by James Graham, will be directed by Daniel Evans, running at Chichester's Minerva Theatre from 3 November – 2 December.Is Quiz:A) The world premiere of a new play by acclaimed writer James Graham?B) A provocative re-examination of the conviction of Charles Ingram, ‘t
03rd November 2017 19:45 - 02nd December 2017 19:45
Celebrate the life and career of a man who interviewed over 2,000 of the 20th and 21st centuries’ most important cultural figures.In conversation with his son Mike and showing highlights from the Parkinson archive, this is an intimate and entertaining look at Sir Michael’s remarkable journey from a pit village in Yorkshire to the top of those famous stairs, whilst reliving the best mom