Cockermouth Virtually Live!

Chris Bridgman

We go online… With this year’s Cockermouth Live! Festival unable to go ahead due to the Coronavirus situation, we’re delighted to offer a a virtual feast of varied entertainment, with a huge array of local talent performing for you in the comfort of your living room. Acts include bands, singer-songwriters, choirs, dance troupes and drama groups. Including special guest appearances …

Wordsworth’s Cockermouth Exhibition

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Cockermouth Heritage Group As we celebrate the 250th anniversary of the birth – in Cockermouth – of one of our greatest poets, this exhibition explores the market town that the boy Wordsworth knew and loved. A display at the Kirkgate Centre had to be cancelled due to Coronavirus. We’re hoping to mount a physical exhibition as soon as possible after …

Ian MacMillan and Luke Carver Goss

Jocelyn West

Cockermouth Live Friday night event… Poet, broadcaster & comedian Ian McMillan and Olympic composer Luke Carver Goss present a hilarious night of words, music & breath-taking comedy, featuring songs, stories and a musical created out of thin air! ‘great double act and thoroughly enjoyed by all the audience’ Ashbourne Arts Festival ‘one of the best evenings of entertainment I have …

VE Day 75 – Live from the Royal Albert Hall

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SSAFA presents VE DAY 75 WITH THE DAILY MAIL Live from the Royal Albert Hall Exactly 75 years since Prime Minister Winston Churchill’s announcement of the end of the Second World War, the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra plus special guests will unite the nation for an inspiring and patriotic evening. Audiences will enjoy stirring and emotional music from some of …

The Welkin

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CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS IF YOU HAVE ALREADY BOUGHT A TICKET FOR THIS SHOW, YOU ARE ENTITLED TO A REFUND OR CREDIT NOTE . HOWEVER, WE ARE INVITING YOU, IF YOU ARE ABLE, TO DONATE THE COST, WHICH WOULD BE A VALUABLE CONTRIBUTION TO KEEPING KIRKGATE ARTS AFLOAT IN THESE CHOPPY WATERS. While the National Theatre is closed for the …

Greed (15)

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CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS IF YOU HAVE ALREADY BOUGHT A TICKET FOR THIS SHOW, YOU ARE ENTITLED TO A REFUND OR CREDIT NOTE . HOWEVER, WE ARE INVITING YOU, IF YOU ARE ABLE, TO DONATE THE COST, WHICH WOULD BE A VALUABLE CONTRIBUTION TO KEEPING KIRKGATE ARTS AFLOAT IN THESE CHOPPY WATERS.   Greed is the fictional story of a …

Parasite (15)

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CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS IF YOU HAVE ALREADY BOUGHT A TICKET FOR THIS SHOW, YOU ARE ENTITLED TO A REFUND OR CREDIT NOTE . HOWEVER, WE ARE INVITING YOU, IF YOU ARE ABLE, TO DONATE THE COST, WHICH WOULD BE A VALUABLE CONTRIBUTION TO KEEPING KIRKGATE ARTS AFLOAT IN THESE CHOPPY WATERS. Director Bong Joon Ho brings his work home …

Bombshell (15)

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CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS IF YOU HAVE ALREADY BOUGHT A TICKET FOR THIS SHOW, YOU ARE ENTITLED TO A REFUND OR CREDIT NOTE . HOWEVER, WE ARE INVITING YOU, IF YOU ARE ABLE, TO DONATE THE COST, WHICH WOULD BE A VALUABLE CONTRIBUTION TO KEEPING KIRKGATE ARTS AFLOAT IN THESE CHOPPY WATERS. Starring Academy Award winners Charlize Theron & Nicole …