Tue 17 Nov 7 – 8pm
Open mic short story readings with Simon Daykin
The art and artistry of the short story, celebrated by you. Join Maltings director Simon Daykin in reading and sharing your favourite short stories through Zoom. No experience needed, just join and read (max 10 mins per story, up to 6 readers). Sign up at email@example.com to read, or use the Zoom link below to watch and enjoy the show!
Meeting ID: 861 7188 2546
Thu 19 Nov 6 – 7.30pm
THE GREAT FUNK-POP-A-ROLL MUSIC TRIVIA QUIZ
With quizmaster Simon Daykin
Pit your wits against the rock and roll A level, from the depths of the music brain of quizmaster and Maltings director Simon Daykin! Pour a glass of Blue Nun and settle down for some brainteasing, nerve-rattling and teeth-gnashing trivia from pop and rock 20th century heyday. It’s gon’ make you sweat, gon’ make you groove, apparently.
Favourite band T shirts optional. Individual play via Zoom – sign up at firstname.lastname@example.org
Meeting ID: 821 3134 9096
Tue 24 Nov 7 – 8pm
STRICTLY SPEAKING ONLINE
Open mic poetry with Briony Bax
Following the success of our live open mic night in October, a Zoom open mic hosted by Briony Bax, poet and editor of Ambit Magazine. Everyone is invited to come and share either their own poem or one they love written by others on the subject of ‘Friends and Family’. All welcome, no experience necessary and you can read from the comfort of your own home. Sign up at email@example.com to read, or use the Zoom link below to watch and enjoy the show.
Meeting ID: 875 6303 5954
Thu 26 Nov 7 – 8pm
VIRTUAL OPEN MIC CLASSICAL
With Tim Lankester and Adam JohnsonYour chance to perform – or just sit back and listen in.
We are delighted to have as our guest artist for this Zoom session, celebrated Wells-based pianist and Maltings associate Adam Johnson, playing:
Bach-Kempff Siciliano BWV1031
Chopin Nocturne in Eb
Johnson Frith (after Janáçek)
Chopin Waltzes in Ab and C# Minor
Bach-Kempff In Dulci Jubilo
Mozart Fantasie in D Minor
We have already had sign-ups from Brenda Stewart and the Bingham Quartet (performing two movements from Haydn’s beautiful Opus 54 No 2); Rosalind and David Hart (works by Gershwin and Cole Porter); and Tim Lankester (works by Brahms and Casals). We have just one space available to play: any standard/any piece welcome.
To reserve your place, and tell us about your chosen work, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. To be in the audience, just follow the Zoom link.
Meeting ID: 857 9213 5788
Videos from the latest Sea Fever literary festival, ‘Time and Tide’ including interviews with authors Kevin Crossley-Holland and Peter York.