What’s On

  • 02
    May

    Lunchtime Recital

    Tue 2 May 2017 1:15 pm
    Recital Hall
    Free admission

    Our talented pupils share their skills and love of music in a diverse programme for all to enjoy.

  • 04
    May

    In2 Uni Workshop

    Thu 4 May 2017 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    Vanbrugh Theatre
    Free admission

    University is an exciting time of life: fun, hard work, but also tough. 

    This free workshop has punchy and accessible presentations from current students, Students’ Union reps, support workers, finance gurus and academics on coping with new demands and independence. One not to be missed for anyone off to university!

  • 06
    May

    Chester Festival of Performing Arts

    Sat 6 May 2017 10:00 am
    The King's School, Chester
    Pay on the door

    An all-day annual music festival organised by the Chester Competitive Festival of Performing Arts.

    This is a third party event that we are pleased to host here at King’s.

  • 07
    May

    Spring Concert at St. Werburgh’s Church

    Sun 7 May 2017 2:30 pm
    St Werburgh's Church, Grosvenor Park Road, Chester
    Retiring Collection

    Schola Cantorum perform classic choral works as well as this year’s featured work: Schubert’s Great Mass in G. Rebecca Perkins (L6LM) also performs Mozart’s Allegro from the Piano Concerto in A (K.414) with our string orchestra.

  • 09
    May

    ‘The Radicalisation of Bradley Manning’ by Tim Price

    Tue 9 May 2017 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    Vanbrugh Theatre
    Free admission with ticket

    In 2013 Chelsea Manning (formerly Bradley) was accused of releasing 250,000 secret embassy cables and military logs from the Iraq and Afghan wars and sentenced to 35 years in prison for espionage. But before any of this, Chelsea Manning was just a teenager in west Wales.
    For their GCSE examination performance, Fifth Year drama students tackle one of the most controversial political stories of modern times.

  • 11
    May

    Junior School Celebration Concert

    Thu 11 May 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Consterdine Hall
    Free admission

    Come and see our wonderful juniors perform, to celebrate another wonderful year of music and song in the Junior School.

  • 11
    May

    Hoodwinked

    Thu 11 May 2017 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    Vanbrugh Theatre
    Free admission

    A-Level Drama students perform their Unit 2 devised performance based loosely around the recent Tracey Emin/William Blake exhibition at the Tate Liverpool. 

  • 12
    May

    Jazz Night Recital

    Fri 12 May 2017 7:00 pm
    Consterdine Hall
    £5 Adult, £3 Concession

    Unwind with a drink and nibbles in the Consterdine Hall and enjoy the swinging sounds of our fantastic Big Band as well as our very promising Jazz Cats. Solo jazz songs complete the evening.

  • 13
    May

    Play in a Day

    Sat 13 May 2017 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
    Free

    Join us for a day full of creativity! Is your child a budding artist or actor? If so, bring them along to this fun-packed day. Children who like to perform can out on their own special show in our Vanbrugh Theatre. Others can create pieces of art based on the show, all of which will be displayed  in our gallery from 3pm.

    This is a perfect day for children in Year 2 and above.

    Our next Play in a Day is on Saturday 13 May 2017

  • 19
    May

    Design and Technology Summer Exhibition

    Fri 19 May 2017 6:00 pm
    Gallery and Theatre Foyer
    Free admission

    A showcase event featuring the work of our students from across the department and to show a little behind the scenes of Product Design at King’s.

  • 10
    Jun

    KSPA Summer Fair

    Sat 10 June 2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Junior School Playing Fields
    Pay on entry

    Come along to our Summer Fair for lots of fun for the whole family with stalls and games!

  • 11
    Jun

    Bike Chester

    Sun 11 June 2017 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
    The King's School
    From £22 for adults, £12 for under 16s

    Brought to you by the experienced team at Iconic Cycling Events, Bike Chester starts and finishes at The King’s School with cyclists being able to compete in 25, 50 and 80 mile routes taking in the best scenery of Chester and the surrounding countryside. There are 3 routes with varying start times, 25 miles, 50 miles and 80 miles.

    Entry is from £22 for adults and a small charge of £12 for under 16s.

    There will be a shopping village and refreshments in the school grounds for cyclists, friends and family to enjoy.

    To find out more visit the Bike Chester website.

    This is a third party event that we are pleased to host here at King’s.

  • 12
    Jun

    Willow Lodge Sports Day (Reception Class)

    Mon 12 June 2017 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
    Junior School Playing Fields
    Free admission

    Come along and cheer on our Reception Class pupils in what is sure to be a fun-filled sporting event!

    (Reserve date in case of poor weather 16 June 2017)

  • 12
    Jun

    ‘Our Day Out’

    Mon 12 June 2017 1:15 pm - 1:50 pm
    Vanbrugh Theatre
    Free admission

    The King's School Drama Club will present scenes from Willy Russell's much loved play about a group of children on a school trip to Conway Castle in Wales.

     

    This production also runs a few days later on Thursday 15 June, 1.15pm -1.50pm.