Coming events

The list below includes British Club and external cultural events in English. If you know of other upcoming events in English, please contact to have them added to this list.

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Autumn - winter 2021

autumn beech leaves (photo credit: Albert Bridge)

Sun 28 Nov (15:00 - 19:00)

Gianluca's Italian cookery class: Gnocchi

Hantverksvägen 15, Askim

In this class, participants make: tapenade rolls (starter), gnocchi (main course), crema pasticcera and fruit (dessert). Cost: 659 kr including ingredients.

If you are interested in booking, or if you want more details, you can contact Gianluca here.

Sun 5 Dec (15:00 - 17:30)

Gianluca's Italian cookery class: Tiramisu

Hantverksvägen 15, Askim

In this class, participants make two versions of tiramisu, one with mascarpone and one with Greek yoghurt. Cost: 399 kr including ingredients.

If you are interested in booking, or if you want more details, you can contact Gianluca here.

Sat 11 Dec (13:00)

Weekend drop-in for lunch/coffee at Antikhallarna Latteria

(Västra Hamngatan 6, near Domkyrkan)

Antikhallarna - entrance

Another opportunity to meet for a chat over lunch or a snack in the spacious café at Antikhallarna. (No need to book in advance - you buy your own refreshments.)

Christmas will be in the air!

Sun 19 December (18:00)

Nine Lessons and Carols

St Andrew's Church, Hvitfeldtsplatsen 2

Thurs 23 December (18:00)

Nine Lessons and Carols

St Andrew's Church, Hvitfeldtsplatsen 2

 

Online entertainment anytime

Wigmore Hall classical music concert series
(free on YouTube)

This London concert hall has a new season of classical music concerts that they stream live and make available for some months after each performance. (Free of charge but donations welcome.)

See forthcoming live streams here.

 

Gothenburg Book Fair talks

There are a few British authors participating with recorded talks that will be available to listen to at home on Bokmässan Play ("Book Fair Play") from 23 September to 31 December 2021.

- Craig Brown talks about his book "One Two Three Four: The Beatles in Time"

- Lewis Dartnell will talk about "How to Rebuild our World from Scratch".

- Dara McAnulty, Northern Ireland’s answer to Greta Thunberg, talking about her book.

- Douglas Stuart will talk about Shuggie Bain's escape from Glasgow in the Thatcher era.

(The ticket costs 395 kr and gives you access to all 31 recorded talks by international authors. Of these, 29 talks are in English.)

 

Gothenburg University classical music concerts
(free on YouTube)

The Academy of Music and Drama has a conductor, Simon Crawford-Phillips, who introduces all the pieces in English.

Watch past concerts on their YouTube channel or see future events on their website.

 

National Theatre at Home
(rent a play or subscribe)

The National Theatre in London has made several of its streamed productions available for home viewing. Some of these plays were streamed at Bio Roy in Gothenburg in recent years but several have never been shown here.

"Unforgettable British theatre for you to watch any time, anywhere." More information here.

 

Shakespeare plays from the Globe
(rent - video on demand)

Shakespeare's Globe theatre in London has a comprehensive list of their Shakespeare performances available to rent.
- Pick your favourite!