Lady Vanishes

Intriguing Hitchcock thriller – The Lady Vanishes comes to Horsham

Another special performance brought to Horsham’s Capitol courtesy of the Horsham District Year of Culture 2019, this quality interpretation of The Lady Vanishes certainly keeps you guessing from start to finish and beyond… Set on a train travelling across continental Europe in 1939 at the outbreak of World War Two, the play captures the spirit […]

Tree and Wood credit Camilla Adams

Half Term With The Horsham District Year Of Culture

The nights are getting darker and it’s almost time for the clocks to change. Autumn is upon us and so soon is half term for the children! If you’re looking for things to do with the kids then the Horsham District Year of Culture might just have the answer. Tree and Wood Running throughout half […]

It’s a wrap at October’s Hidden Gem!

Horsham Year of Culture identified twelve “Hidden Gems” in the district, one for each month of the year.  The Blue Idol Quaker Meeting House is October’s Gem. This month they organised a day to wrap up all the different events they have been running throughout the summer.  The Meeting House was almost full to capacity […]

Celebrating the cultural landscape in song

Singers from across the District are joining together to perform a selection of brand new songs, created for the Horsham District Year of Culture 2019. The Songscape event takes place on Sunday 20 October, at Big School at Christ’s Hospital. From at 7pm. The Songscape project, is presented by SongBuilders and performed and written in […]

Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 plays host to the most unique of art exhibitions

At the end of 2018 the Year of Culture commissioned local artist Sarah Duffield to create a very special series of paintings to capture Horsham District’s landscape in her very personal style and ‘Coloured Places – The Multi-Coloured District’ was born. The Coloured Places exhibition went live in Horsham’s Museum and Art Gallery on Saturday […]

Our #HDYOC19 exclusive interview with Julia Donaldson CBE

Julia Donaldson CBE, author of the worldwide phenomenon, The Gruffalo, is bringing her new show The Gruffalo, The Witch and The Warthog to the Capitol Theatre in Horsham this half term – Monday 28 October to Tuesday 29 October. Described as ‘a truly uplifting hour’ during its sell out run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, […]

October – The Month of Books, Music, History and Art 

The Horsham District Year of Culture 2018 has flown by, and the Year of Culture team is currently making plans for the end of the year. But there are still 3 months to go, so what’s happening in October for the Year of Culture? Well, there’s reading, historic talks, music, art and much more! Reading […]

Horsham businesses light up the town!

Horsham based businesses have backed a month-long light and projections spectacular to mark the finale of the Horsham District Year of Culture 2019. Light Up Horsham is due to take place from Saturday 30 November until Tuesday 31 December where a 10-minute projected show will be focused on the front of Bills Restaurant, the Old […]

What’s coming up for HDYOC19 this Autumn

Bringing you culture in the form of comedy competitions, bespoke art exhibitions, vintage Hitchcock and all things heritage in Henfield. Horsham District Council’s Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 is now entering its autumn phase bringing with it with it some of our major highlights for the year of celebrations. Sussex Comedian of the Year […]

Tree & Wood Credit Camilla Adams

Tree and Wood at Leonardslee Gardens

The Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 is thrilled to be staging Tree and Wood, an immersive musical and theatrical journey into the heart of the beautiful surroundings of Leonardslee Lakes and Gardens, in West Sussex. Running from Thursday 24 October until Saturday 2 November Tree and Wood offers the opportunity for all members of […]