Sing the Spaces
Venue: Ushaw College, Durham, DH7 7DW
Date: Saturday 2nd November
10am - Arrival & Registration
10.30am - Singing Workshop
12.30pm - Buffet-style Afternoon Tea
1.30pm - Sing the Spaces Tour
3.00pm -End at St. Cuthbert's Chapel
Tickets: £17.50, include buffet-style afternoon tea. Tickets must be booked in advance. Please state any dietary or accessibility requirements during booking. Open to all adults.
This event took place in November 2019. We hope to run it again in Spring 2020 - date TBC
Explore the unique spaces of Ushaw to discover it’s heritage, history & hospitality through singing.
A fantastic new way to delve into the hidden treasures of one of County Durham’s most magnificent buildings. Adults of all abilities are welcome at this singing day which includes a morning workshop led by The Singing Elf - Rebecca McGarvie, a delicious buffet-style afternoon tea and a singing tour of the building to experience the impressive acoustics & history of Ushaw.
Ushaw is a hidden treasure in the heart of County Durham, with a trove of stunning rooms, chapels and grounds to discover. The estate, which was formerly a college, opened its doors to the public in 2014 and is now a large cultural and heritage attraction which is fully accessible and open to all. Featuring programmes of music, exhibitions and tours along with sumptuous tea rooms, Ushaw is a jewel in Durham’s crown, just waiting to be explored.