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Dulwich Picture Gallery – November events

Exhibitions and Displays Ribera: Art of Violence Now until 27 January 2019 Ribera: Art of Violence is the first UK show of work by the Spanish Baroque painter, draughtsman and printmaker, Jusepe de Ribera (1591–1652), displaying his most sensational, shocking and masterfully composed works. Gallery Late Events Gallery Lates: Under The Skin 23 November, 6-10pm Do you dare to get under the skin of Ribera: Art of Violence after-hours? Reveal your dark side through creative workshops, talks and tours, powerful new dance performances by Dane Hurst and live art by _REMIX. Experience the exhibition’s challenging themes through the lens of a curator, a pathologist, a drag queen, musicians and queer visual artists. Indulge in Spanish-inspired drinks, wines and artisan appetisers from local producers to keep your cravings satisfied. Early Years Mini Masterpieces 22 November, 10-11am & 11.30am-12.30pm Discover all of the different people, places and animals in the Gallery’s paintings in these interactive workshops. Each session begins with a journey through the Gallery, followed by an art-making activity. Our themes change monthly to keep your little creatives engaged. …

The Ionian Singers present Madonna over the Waves

The Ionian Singers with Emily Gray, mezzo-soprano, and Timothy Salter, conductor and pianist, will give a concert in All Saints Church, Rosendale Road in West Dulwich on Saturday 8th December at 7.30pm. This concert takes its title from the Danish choral work by Lange-Müller Madonna over bølgerne. The theme of water and the sea occurs throughout the first half of this two-part programme with secular choral music and solo songs for mezzo-soprano and piano by a range of composers including Schubert, Brahms, Elgar, Stanford, Parry and Sibelius. Music for Advent and Christmas form the second half of the concert.  The choral works will include music by Sweelinck, Poston (The apple tree), Cornelius (The Three Kings), Timothy Salter and Russell Hepplewhite. The Nativity is celebrated in a group of songs by R.Strauss, Fauré, Ravel and Howells (Come sing and dance). Madonna over the Waves music of the elements and a celebration of Advent All Saints’ Church, Rosendale Road, London SE21 8LN Saturday 8 December, 7.30pm Tickets at the door or in advance from 020 8693 1051, …

Bell House – November events

Bees and Honey 14th November at 6pm After the first year of beekeeping at Bell House, come and find out how we established our apiary, from the arrival of the bees to our first honey harvest, and how you can do the same. Along the way you will learn about bees, beekeeping and, of course, honey! How to make Dyslexia your Superpower 15th November at 7:30pm Margaret Rooke, a writer, went on a journey of discovery after her daughter was diagnosed with dyslexia, interviewing successful adults for her bestselling book ‘Creative, Successful Dyslexic. 23 High Achievers Share Their Stories’, followed up by ‘Dyslexia is my Superpower (Most of the Time)’. Hear what has transformed Margaret’s way of thinking about dyslexia; and what she has learned about how best to support your children and yourselves. Dal: Cookery Demonstration 17th November at 10am Led by Sara Bham, in this workshop we will cook and sample different types of dal from northern and southern Pakistan, discuss which chutneys go well with them, and whether you prefer the rice …

The Charter School North Dulwich Christmas Fair

The Charter School North Dulwich will be holding its annual Christmas Fair on Thursday 29th November from 5.30pm to 8.30pm. Local Artists and Designers will be selling their work including gorgeous vintage jewellery, handmade scarves and accessories, home-made jams and jellies, homewares, plants, cards and limited edition prints. It is the perfect opportunity to pick up an original Christmas gift. There will be a raffle on the night with many fabulous prizes. And there will be festive food, drink and music for entertainment. The Fair will be held at The Charter School North Dulwich, Red Post Hill, SE24 9JH. Entrance £1 for adults, kids free.

Midcentury Modern

MIDCENTURY MODERN® is back on Sunday 18th November with 65 top vintage dealers in furniture, posters, glass, ceramics, art and jewellery and taking a trip to the movies. Saxon from Metro Retro has some juicy industrial pieces after a trip to Pinewood studios fitting out the latest set for the new Judy Garland film featuring Bridget Jones star Renee Zellweger (currently in post-production and out soon) and the Orson and Welles team has some stunning posters from 1968 with 2001 A Space Odyssey, Bullitt, Barbarella, Planet of the Apes and The Thomas Crown Affair making it an epic year for movies. Upstairs find some stunning pieces including the featured wing back chair from furniture designers Burke and Marshall that would not look out of place in a Flash Gordon movie. Head to modernshows.com to buy discounted advance tickets for November 18th Midcentury Modern® in Dulwich NOW. Food vans on site / buggy park / delivery available. 10am – 4pm. Last entry 3.30pm. Tickets & Admission: £10 door, £9 e-tickets, £10 for two after 2pm – online only. Children under 14 free. Buy tickets …