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JOB VACANCY: Part Time Marketing Manager (Maternity Leave)


The Rhodes Arts Complex is a busy modern venue in Bishops Stortford where it all happens! We are now seeking a part time Marketing Manager to cover maternity leave and join our dynamic customer focused team.

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Art Space 31.8.-14.9.2016 ‘The Observant Tourist’ An exhibition of works...

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Animal Magic


24th September 2016 - 8th October 2016
12:00 am

Grove Cottage, the home to Bishops Stortford Mencap has launched a national art competition inviting artists to submit original works of a favourite animal. The winning artists will not only see their artwork hung in the prestigious Animal Magic Art exhibition alongside works of two leading international artists but signed prints of their art will then be sold by Sworders auctioneers via an online timed public auction.

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Live Midweek Music – Que Pasa

28th September 2016
7:30 pm

Relax on a Wednesday evening at Rhodes while listening to our resident Jazz Quintet, Que Pasa. Free Entry.

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Employment Law Workshop

29th September 2016
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This advanced course is ideal for HR Professionals who already have a knowledge of Employment Law issues but wish to further develop their knowledge in some of the most challenging areas.

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Comedy Night @ Rhodes

29th September 2016
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Comedy Nights are back! A chance to see the hottest upcoming comedians on the circuit. On stage tonight…Tiff Stevenson, Julian Deane and Dan Atkinson.

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Forever In Blue Jeans

30th September 2016
8:00 pm

Come and join one of the greatest party’s in town as Forever In Blue Jeans celebrates 20 happy and successful years “On The Road”.

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Free Museum Tour

1st October 2016
11:00 am

Learn about the objects in the museum and hear some of the interesting facts and secret stories from the museum collection. Tours are at 11am.

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Jo Harman

1st October 2016
8:00 pm

Jo Harman is an award winning vocalist and successful international touring artist who has performed at some of Europe’s most prestigious venues. The Daily Mirror called her ‘the finest female soul blues vocalist in the UK’ and Huey Morgan said on his Radio 2 programme ‘sometimes you hear a voice that leaves you speechless…I am’. She is widely recognised as one of the finest vocalists of her kind to emerge in Europe over recent years, and has the CV, touring schedule and industry admirers to back it up. At this show, Jo and her first class band, really takes you on an emotional journey covering not only Jo’s own, highly emotive songs, but also standards and other songs that mean something special to her. Not to be missed!

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Museum Sunday Opening

2nd October 2016
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Museum will be open on the following Sundays for you to explore our local history…

2nd October – 1pm – 5pm

6th November – 10am – 4pm

4th December – 10am – 4pm

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An Evening with Kenny Sansom

4th October 2016
8:00 pm

An evening with the legendary Kenny Sansom, hosted by Perry Groves! It’s on for one night only on Tuesday 4th October 2016.

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An Evening With The Rubettes Featuring Alan Williams

5th October 2016
7:30 pm

An evening with original Rubettes Alan Williams, John Richardson and Mick Clarke as they play the hit’s and tell ‘like it was’. Accompanied by Steve Innes Etherington.

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Romeo and Juliet

6th October 2016
7:30 pm

In many ways Shakespeare’s timeless tale of `star-crossed lovers` is a study of loss of innocence set in an era when a young girl of marriageable age, was expected to conform with her father’s wishes. During the course of the play we see how love transforms an inexperienced, obedient girl into a spirited, vibrant young woman.

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FILM: Love and Friendship (2016, cert U)

7th October 2016
7:30 pm

With no redeeming virtues other than saucy charm and truly Wildean wit, Susan Vernon (Beckinsale) decamps to her sister-in-law Catherine’s elegant country estate to escape the adverse effects of a scandal and secures a replacement for her recently deceased husband.

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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