On a cold, wet Friday evening in February 2020 RDCS members, many accompanied by friends and family, enjoyed a convivial evening of a delicious fish and chips/jacket potato supper followed by an enlightening and entertaining talk by Nigel Kirk, from the local fine art auctioneers Mellors & Kirk.
Tony Beal has written a detailed article on our Christmas concert held in St Peter’s, Ruddington on Saturday 14 December. Here is a flavour of it: The audience that filled St Peter’s Church in Ruddington for the Ruddington and District Choral Society’s Christmas concert last night had arrived on a bitterly cold December evening, the rain increasingly[…]
The rehearsals for 2020 start at 7:15 pm on Monday 6 January 2020 in St Peter’s Church, Ruddington and in the following weeks at St Peter’s School, Ashworth Avenue, Ruddington.
Ruddington Choral Society’s Spring concert on Saturday May 18th was, as promised in the pre-concert advertising, a highlight not only of their year but of the wider Nottinghamshire choral scene. St Mary’s in the Lace Market was filled to capacity as five hundred singers, musicians and audience gathered for a glorious performance of Mendelssohn’s much[…]
At the end of February a group of us went to the Nottingham Girls’ High School Theatre, ‘The Space’ – in itself extremely impressive! to watch a most enjoyable production of ‘Calamity Jane’, performed by members of the West Bridgford Operatic Society. For many years this society specialised in Gilbert and Sullivan operettas, but more[…]
It was a fine sunny day in August when members of the Choir met at Dizzy and John’s house for the 2018 Garden Party, with orange begonias edgeing the patio. Despite the long hot summer, there was still green in the garden and across the fields. John and Jonathan were our barbeque cooks and there[…]