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The Athenaeum Liverpool

Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
+44 151 709 7770

April 2019

Athenaeum Quiz Night

April 24 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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£12.50

Wednesday 24 April, 6.30pm for 7.00pm £12.50 per person The Athenaeum quiz returns for its second year! Organisations from across the city have been invited to enter a team for the quiz, and there will of course be a team from the Athenaeum. These teams will compete between themselves for a trophy. However, the event is open to all members of the           Athenaeum, so please do attend and take part. You can organise your own team of four if you…

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Artist Talks, with the Bluecoat Display Centre

April 30 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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£15

Textile Artist & Illustrator — Rachael Howard. Tuesday  30 April, 1:00 for 1:30pm, £15.00 per person Textile artist & illustrator Rachael Howard will speak about her artistic career. Rachael first spoke at the Athenaeum in 2014 about her practice, she now returns to show how her career has developed. In particular Rachael has worked as artist in residence at Royal Liverpool University Hospital as part of Bluecoat Display Centre’s outreach programme, teaching drawing to those living with dementia. This had a significant effect on…

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May 2019

Opera At The Athenaeum

May 3 @ 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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£38.50

Friday 3 May, 6.30pm for 7.00pm £38.50 per person Tickets include Champagne Reception & Three Course Dinner During Interval The unprecedented success of last Septembers opera concert staged at the Athenaeum, and the very positive feedback from the Proprietors and Guests in attendance has persuaded our club President to commission David Cox to produce a further Opera concert which will be performed on Friday, May 3rd.   The evening's performance will once again feature some of the best-loved and most memorable arias…

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Literature Group and Meeting

May 9 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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£12.50

Thursday 9th May 5.30 pm Local writer Deborah Morgan published her first novel Disappearing Home, set in inner-city Liverpool, in 2012. It was described by Alan Bleasdale as ‘a remarkable first novel – both heartbreaking and wonderfully lacking in any                   sentimentality’ and by Jimmy Mc Govern as ‘wonderful, authentic, compelling’. Debbie is currently working on further novels and a play.    

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New Members Informal Dining

May 10 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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£25.00

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The Film Group

May 15 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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15th May, 2019 In the Heat of the Night (1967) A mystery drama directed by Norman Jewison, it tells the story of Virgil Tibbs (Sidney Poitier), a black policeman from Philadelphia, who becomes involved in the investigation of a murder in a small town in Mississippi. The chief of Police is played by Rod Steiger. The film won five Oscars, including Best Picture and Best Actor for Rod Steiger. (Running time 109 mins)

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History Group Meeting

May 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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June 2019

Literature Group

June 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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The Film Group

June 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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12th June, 2019 Lady in the Van (2015) We finish our season with Alan Bennett’s comedy-drama about an elderly lady, (Mary Shepherd) who lived in a van which she parked on Bennett’s driveway, for 15 years. Directed by Nicholas Hytner, Mary is played by Maggie Smith and Bennett by Alex Jennings. Maggie Smith was nominated for both a Golden Globe and BAFTA for her performance. (Running time104 mins)

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The Liverpool Athenaeum Opera Prize.

June 14 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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£33

The President David Roscoe is delighted to announce the inaugural Liverpool Athenaeum Opera Prize, held in association with The Royal Northern College of Music, and produced by Athenaeum Proprietor David Cox. Five outstanding Singers from the RNCM have been selected from a shortlist of students who put their names forward to take part in the Prize contest.   They will each perform two items from their repertoire before Athenaeum Proprietors and their invited guests, and whilst doing so they will be…

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July 2019

Literature Group Meeting

July 4 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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Southport writer Kate Conlon has written many novels and short stories under the names of Kathleen Conlon and Kate North. Among them are My Father’s House, Face Values,Unfinished Business and The Best of Friends. She has ‘a talent for exposing the quivering tissues and raw nerves of life’ (Sunday Telegraph) and ‘writes warmly as well as convincingly’ (Woman’s Own’).    

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History Group Meeting

July 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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September 2019

History Group

September 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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October 2019

History Group Meeting

October 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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November 2019

Remembrance Sunday Lunch

November 10 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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December 2019

Christmas Carol Concert

December 13 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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Christmas Informal Dining

December 20 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Athenaeum Liverpool, Church Alley
Liverpool, L1 3DD United Kingdom
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