Theatre and Music

  • October 20, 2018
    7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Come join us for the second annual ‘Bats Ball’; a celebration of all things Gothic. The theme for this year’s event is ‘Victorian Mourning’ and while you are encouraged to wear your best goth/punk/Victorian/dark-inspired fashion, it isn’t a necessity. However, there maybe a little something given for the best dressed attendees (it will be discrete, (more…)

  • October 24, 2018
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Come and enjoy a quartz crystal bowl sound bath and sink into the vibration of the full moon. A full moon is when the moon is directly opposite the earth from the sun and seen as fully illuminated from earth – it is thought to be a time of completion & celebration. Quartz crystal singing (more…)

  • October 24, 2018
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Join Bristol’s contemporary-folk choir for an atmospheric and immersive night of song at Arnos Vale Cemetery, sung with passion and commitment. Directed by musician and songwriter Heg Brignall, this mixed-voice choir has built a reputation for unique song choices, striking arrangements and an exceptionally high standard of singing. An un-auditioned community based group at heart, The (more…)

  • October 25, 2018
    8:00 pm - 9:15 pm

The Unnamed return to the Anglican Chapel at with Shadows Over Improv, another night of brilliant improvised theatre inspired by cult cosmic horror writer HP Lovecraft. You don’t need to have heard of Lovecraft to be transported by their theatrical rendering of a story, created entirely spontaneously from an audience suggestion. Besides the on-stage players, (more…)

  • November 2, 2018 - November 11, 2018
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Adapted by Award Winning Writer Matt Grinter, from the chilling Gothic novel by Mary Shelly. We invite you to hear a tale that’s been told for over 200 years. A story of creation, rejection, love and disaster. In an attempt to defy death Frankenstein creates a creature, a monster that is both childlike in its (more…)

  • November 15, 2018
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

WARNING: THIS SHOW MIGHT CHANGE YOUR LIFE…AND YOUR DEATH Written and performed by Liz Rothschild & directed by Jo Bousfield. Liz is a performer, celebrant and award winning burial ground owner. Her unique insights and experiences have created a highly original and beautifully cathartic show, combining mercurial tales and miraculous truths, collected over the years (more…)

  • November 22, 2018
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

A renegade retelling of Edgar Allan Poe’s twisted tale. Two performers dismember the process of adaptation by re-imagining a macabre classic with the cheekiest of glints in their eyes. An enigmatic writer has adapted Poe’s original story and handed scripts over to two performers who are now taking merciless liberties with the words – like a madman (more…)

  • November 24, 2018
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Matt Woosey is a man in motion. Acclaimed everywhere from the BBC (“Utter quality”) to Classic Rock (“Ambitious and electrifying”), he’s an artist who slips the creative handcuffs of the modern industry, a trailblazer with no reverse gear, a guitar visionary whose palette bleeds into folk, rock, ambient and electronica. “You’ve got to keep progressing,” (more…)

  • November 29, 2018
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Enjoy an audience with Charles Dickens as he regales his audience with this hitherto-unknown festive tale. In the style of the public performances the great Victorian writer gave during the nineteenth century, this one-man stage show is the perfect seasonal treat to whet your appetite for the Yuletide celebrations! Expect chills, laughter and sentiment as Mr Dickens presents, for (more…)

  • December 15, 2018
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Arnos Vale Cemetery Trust extends a warm and open invitation to everyone to join us for a memorial service to remember loved ones at Christmas. The Service will be conducted by Fr Steven Hawkins of Holy Nativity, Knowle. There will be an opportunity to light a candle in remembrance during the service and to write (more…)