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A Night at the Musicals


25th June 2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

A Night at the Musicals is a showcase of the students work including Annie Jr, Aladdin and The Magician, Forest Lake and The Mary Poppins Choir.

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Simply Musicals


26th June 2016
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Simply Musicals is a showcase of the students work including Annie Jr, Aladdin and The Magician, Forest Lake and The Addams Family Choir.

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29th June 2016
6:30 pm

A school production by Windhill21.

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Rhodes Talent Search 2016 Grand Final


2nd July 2016
7:00 pm

Following the auditions, the final acts remaining in the Rhodes Talent Search 2016 take to the stage for one last time. There’ll be dancers and singers; groups and individuals; boys and girls. Who will be crowned the Rhodes Talent Search Champion 2016?

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July Jaunt

3rd July 2016
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

If you are looking for a breath of fresh air and good company why not join us on one of our popular historic guided walks around Bishop’s Stortford. Walks leave from Rhodes and last about 1 hour, if you have time, why not recover from your exertions by dropping in to the Rhodes Theatre Lounge afterwards for a cup of tea and a slice of cake!

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Ali Baba and the Bongo Bandits

5th July 2016
1:30 pm

Northgate School present this hysterical show filled with mystical mayhem and a swag-bag of laughs to provide an Arabian night you’ll never forget!

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Live Midweek Music – Chris Lord & Her Blues Express

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6th July 2016
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

A powerful and raunchy Rhythm & Blues 5-piece, Chris Lord and her Blues Express produce classic jazzy blues. The band is driven by the superb voice of Chris Lord supported by a heady mix of tenor sax and guitar all built upon a first class rhythm section.

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Phoenix Youth Theatre Showcase


7th July 2016
7:30 pm

Students from Phoenix Youth Theatre Bishop’s Stortford perform on the stage.

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Karen Chapman School of Dancing

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9th July 2016
2:00 pm

Showtime 12 celebrates the 25th year of The Karen Chapman School Of Dancing. Shows, musicals and movies are bought to life with ballet, tap, theatre craft and freestyle by students aged from 3 years old to adult.

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Pantomime Open Auditions

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10th July 2016
10:00 am

We are casting the Senior and Junior Chorus for the biggest production of the Rhodes calendar.

For a chance to be part of the region’s most spectacular show, visit to download an information pack.

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Bishop’s Stortford Art Society Exhibition


11th July 2016 - 28th July 2016
All Day

Our exhibition this year runs from the 11th July until the 28th July, and we expect to have about 100 paintings on display. Please come and see our exhibition as we are renowned for having a high standard of work on show and no doubt you may meet some of our artists in situ who will guide you round the exhibition.

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Painting in Egg Tempera with Simon Barnes

13th July 2016
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This hands on one day course for adults, with guest tutor Simon Barnes, will take you through the basic techniques of painting in egg tempera – the primary painting medium of the classical and medieval periods. The course will cover the history of egg tempera painting, mixing your own pigments, surface preparation and basic painting techniques.

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Friends of Rhodes

Do you love the arts and culture? Are you interested in local history?

Then why not become a Friend of Rhodes and take advantage of the many benefits membership offers you? Find out more

Corporate Sponsorship

Rhodes is a vibrant, successful venue in the heart of Bishop's Stortford which attracts more than 100,000 visitors per year. Sponsorship of the arts offers excellent value for money! Find out more