May

Thursday 7 May: George Gershwin: Stage & Screen with Sam Jewison
Sam Jewison celebrates the genius of George Gershwin, joined by some of the UK’s finest young jazz and classical musicians. The programme will explore the composer’s concert and musical theatre output, including the ‘Three Preludes’, ‘An American in Paris’, Heifetz’s ‘Porgy and Bess’ selections and many of his best-loved songs. For all events book your £15 tickets online at www.stchristophers.org.uk/tickets or call 020 8768 4500 to reserve them. Free entry for patients. Tickets include canapés and a glass of wine during the interval. All events take place at St Christopher’s Hospice, 51-59 Lawrie Park Rd, Sydenham, London SE26 6DZ.

Sunday 10 May: The Peckham Society – Friends of One Tree Hill walk
14.00-15.00hrs. Meet at St Augustine’s Church SE23 3LF. Led by Peter Frost. A history and nature walk around the nature reserve, which is unique in its position as originally part of The Great North Wood. Visit www.peckhamsociety.org.uk for more details.

Friday 15 May: enSEmble26 Concert
Doors 12 for 12.30pm. To celebrate Beethoven’s 250th birthday this year, enSEmble26 performs the complete violin and piano sonatas on a Friday each month at 12.30, St John the Evangelist Church, Upper Norwood, Sylvan Road, SE19 2RX. Tickets on Eventbrite or on the door. Tickets £10 and £8 concessions. Buy 4 concerts and the 5th is free. Visit ensemble26.com

Saturday 16 May: The Peckham Society – Nunhead Cemetery Open Day
Visit www.peckhamsociety.org.uk for more details.


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