Chapel Arts Centre is now firmly established as Bath's alternative arts venue. We operate as a community & culturally based arts centre presenting a wide range of the performing arts, including music of all kinds (except the very loud!), theatre, dance, comedy, film, mime, poetry and multimedia combinations of all the above and more. 

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Next 4 weeks ...


Thursday, April 24, 2014

Folk

Nasrudin - A night of music and storytelling from the Balkans...

Tickets from: £7.00,  Doors Open 7:30pm

Nasrudin - A night of music and storytelling from the Balkans...
Nasrudin ~ A night of music and storytelling from the Balkans to the middle East The music of The Balkans and beyond takes us on a journey: lyrical, compelling and compulsive. The band Nasrudin have been part of that journey for the last 2 years. Now they link up with a storyteller to expand the experience through the music of Nasrudin and the stories that Nasrudin, the storyteller, told. Mulla (read more / buy tickets...)


Friday, April 25, 2014

Americana

Ben Reel Band & Eric Andersen

Tickets from: £14.00,  Doors Open 7:30pm

Ben Reel Band & Eric Andersen
Chapel Arts Cafe 'Early Bird Meal Deal' – last orders 7pm, for Menu and Booking click here Legendary American folk singer/songwriter ERIC ANDERSEN joins the influential and compelling Irishman BEN REEL for the night to provide a memorable musical journey through folk, RnB and Americana. BEN REEL - Singer/Songwriter/Performer/Musician/Producer Irish singer/songwriter Ben Reel (read more / buy tickets...)


Saturday, April 26, 2014

Gypsy, Jazz, Ska & Blues

The People's String Foundation

Tickets from: £10.00,  Doors Open 7:30pm

The People's String Foundation
Chapel Arts Cafe 'Early Bird Meal Deal' – last orders 7pm, for Menu and Booking click here The People's String Foundation mix passionate theatrics with an urban gypsy sound. Led by Ben Sutcliffe (musical director for Rogue, Kneehigh and Bish Bash Bosh Theatre companies) who's virtuoso violin styles have landed him to play with the likes of The Levellers, The Stranglers, The (read more / buy tickets...)


Monday, April 28, 2014

Wine Tasting

Wine Tasting - Burgundy & Its Grapes

Tickets from: £16.00,  Doors Open 7:15pm

Wine Tasting - Burgundy & Its Grapes
Presented by Phil Cooke Please note the date! Both red and white Burgundy are world famous. And 25 years ago the Burgundian’s were confidant that quality Pinot Noir could not be grown anywhere else. Now they have many competitors: Pinot Noir and Chardonnay are now grown in many regions. And they can be world class. The top wines of Burgundy are from named vineyards and represent about 20% (read more / buy tickets...)


Friday, May 2, 2014

Folk

Sheelanagig plus support, Hodmadoddery - SELLING WELL

Tickets from: £12.00,  Doors Open 7:30pm

Sheelanagig plus support, Hodmadoddery - SELLING WELL
Chapel Arts Cafe 'Early Bird Meal Deal' – last orders 7pm, for Menu and Booking click here Please note this will be a standing gig. Sheelanagig deliver intricate, rhythmically complex arrangements of original and traditional works in a Balkan style. Formed in early 2005 the band had an instant chemistry, gained a considerable following and quickly earned a reputation for their (read more / buy tickets...)


Saturday, May 3, 2014

Singer/songwriter

Peter Howarth Unplugged (Hollies Frontman) plus guest

Tickets from: £15.00,  Doors Open 7:30pm

Peter Howarth Unplugged (Hollies Frontman) plus guest
Chapel Arts Cafe 'Early Bird Meal Deal' – last orders 7pm, for Menu and Booking click here Peter Howarth Unplugged (Hollies Frontman) with special guest Michael Armstrong. “Peter Howarth Unplugged with guest Michael Armstrong. Great music, plus warmth and humour from two superb musicians and singers. You`ll enjoy it." David Hamilton, broadcaster/presenter. Lead singer (read more / buy tickets...)


Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Folk

Rue Royale plus support, Cate Ferris

Tickets from: £8.00,  Doors Open 7:30pm

Rue Royale plus support, Cate Ferris
Rue Royale Having clocked up 100,000 miles on the road, Rue Royale are temporarily putting down roots to record their eagerly anticipated third album. The driven duo have ushered numerous tour vehicles into retirement since beginning their global adventure. Three years after they married, in 2006 Ruth and Brookln Dekker started making music together in their then home city of Chicago, inspired by (read more / buy tickets...)


Friday, May 9, 2014

Boogie Woogie

Ben Waters Band - Nearly Sold Out!

Tickets from: £12.00,  Doors Open 7:30pm

Ben Waters Band - Nearly Sold Out!
Chapel Arts Cafe 'Early Bird Meal Deal' – last orders 7pm, for Menu and Booking click here Ben Waters is the finest boogie woogie pianist in Britain, possibly the world and his big band shows are quite unforgettable. Energetic boogie piano focussing on rock ‘n roll standards interlinked with jump jive, ska and heart rending songs straight from the Prohibition era as well as (read more / buy tickets...)


Saturday, May 10, 2014

Singer/songwriter

Black aka Colin Vearncombe plus support, Dagny

Tickets from: £15.00,  Doors Open 7:30pm

Black aka Colin Vearncombe plus support, Dagny
Chapel Arts Cafe 'Early Bird Meal Deal' – last orders 7pm, for Menu and Booking click here A rare intimate and up-close show from one of the finest voices in music. As Black, Colin Vearncombe lit up the charts with his classic ‘Wonderful Life’, the hits 'Sweetest Smile', 'Everything Is Coming Up Roses' and a string of well-received albums. Joining Colin (read more / buy tickets...)


Sunday, May 11, 2014

Folk

Chris Wood

Tickets from: £12.00,  Doors Open 7:30pm

Chris Wood
Folk Singer of the Year & Best Original Track ‘Hollow Point’ BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2011 Folk Singer of the Year and Best Album BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2009 Criticised by an art school lecturer as having “a remarkable eye for trivia” Chris Wood’s love of small things has made him one of England’s most vivid and arresting song writers. With gentle intelligence he weaves the tradition with his (read more / buy tickets...)


Thursday, May 15, 2014

Folk

Inu and Effra

Tickets from: £7.00,  Doors Open 7:30pm

Inu and Effra
Performing together for the first time Inu and Effra. They've formed a common bond playing various festivals and sessions & this show promises to be special with both bands doing a set and then perfoming together. EFFRA Effra are Alex Bishop (guitar), Tom Newell (fiddle, mandolin) and Aidan Shepherd (accordian). Heralding from Bath, Shrewsbury and Canterbury respectively, they met in (read more / buy tickets...)


Sunday, May 18, 2014

Folk

The Young Folk plus support, Rachel Ries

Tickets from: £8.00,  Doors Open 7:30pm

The Young Folk plus support, Rachel Ries
With a featured slot at Electric Picnic & The Cambridge Folk Festival The Young Folk ended 2013 Opening for Midlake, their music featuring in a national advertisement campaign for the Irish National Transport Authority and signing an International Publishing deal with ARC Music UK. This year will see this Irish Multi faceted Alt-Folk 4 piece perform at Midem Cannes 2014, SXSW Texas and The (read more / buy tickets...)


Monday, May 19, 2014

Wine Tasting

Wine Tasting - Spain: Rioja & Beyond

Tickets from: £16.00,  Doors Open 7:15pm

Wine Tasting - Spain: Rioja & Beyond
Presented by Phil Cooke Rioja is so well known that it is almost a brand. But Spain has many wine regions, it is the third largest wine producer, and has more land under vine than either France or Italy. There is much more to Spanish wine than Rioja. Special to Spain is that there are a lot of well-established family producers. Often they do not have a lot of estate vineyards, but they will have (read more / buy tickets...)




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