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Our Crowdfunder goes live 01/06/2017

We are running two FREE events in our Festival Programme for community engagement with Dance as our theme. Your pledge will help support two key events in our…

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Happy Birthday Burns! 24/01/2017

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Jah Burns – Tickets on sale NOW! 10/01/2017

Celebrate Burns Night Sydenham Arts style with a Scottish/Jamaican Mash Up! Tickets available HERE  

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Seasons Greetings 22/12/2016

Ring out the old, Ring in the new…! Our latest newsletter HERE  

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Festive Folk and Merry Market! 07/12/2016

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Sydenham Lens Launch! 29/11/2016

Below is all the info you need to have a go at our free pop-up photo workshops and to upload your pictures to our competition and exhibition “My Photo, Our…

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Festive Events for your Diary! 24/11/2016

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Spooky south-east London! 25/10/2016

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Prepare for a Scare – Halloween in Forest Hill! 21/10/2016

If you’re looking for great Halloween activities for the kids over half term check out the great week of events planned in Forest Hill. From lantern making workshops to…

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Sydenham Samba! 30/09/2016

Support your local market in Venner Square, Sydenham Road SE26 5QW. On Saturday October 8th, the High Street Happening is South London Samba! This New Cross-based drum ensemble have gone on…

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Live Music at The Dolphin! 23/09/2016

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High Street Happening: Jake Rodrigues’ One Man Band! 08/09/2016

Summer may be nearly over but that doesn’t mean the outdoor fun stops in Sydenham! This Saturday September 10th Jake Rodrigues’ One Man Band brings some good old-fashioned…

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Complete our survey for a chance to win a bottle of Champagne! 18/07/2016

A full week has passed since this year’s Summer Festival and we have finally caught up on sleep! Thanks to all of you that came to our events…

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The Climax! 08/07/2016

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Bach to the Blues 07/07/2016

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The Sydenham Community Poem 06/07/2016

The Sydenham Community Poem Sydenham is pretty and full of trees Full of great shops and men who cut keys Coffee shops, bars and places to eat You…

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Festival Fun!

Our latest Newsletter: Festival Fun! (click here)  

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Financial Support Urgently Needed 28/06/2016

No one can hide from the financial turmoil that the UK is currently facing.  Sydenham Arts are also having to face the stark reality of financial instability. 2015/16 has…

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Great War Classroom Project Launch 21/06/2016

Sydenham Arts and Kirkdale Bookshop are delighted to invite you to the launch of our Great War Classroom project on Monday 27th of June at 7.30pm at the Kirkdale…

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RAIN OR SHINE IT’S SUMMER FESTIVAL TIME! 16/06/2016

The eighth Sydenham Arts Summer Festival packs a punch with poetry, drama, music, comedy, film and visual arts. Hot on the heels of the Spring Festival of Music…

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Calling all Poets! 10/06/2016

Sydenham Community Poem. Yes, a chance to help build the very first Sydenham Community poem. Contribute up to 4 lines and we will mould these into a wonderful…

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Calling All Festival Makers! 13/05/2016

Our Summer Festival will take place from Friday 1st to Sunday 10th July 2016.  We will be seeking volunteers for set up/close down, box office, stewards, bar/refreshments, information/fundraising and photography for this festival…

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Thank You! A message from our Chairman.

Please click HERE to read a message of thanks from our chairman to everyone who made our Festival of Music so special! Soprano, Camilla Jeppeson, performing at The Sydenham Centre:…

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Festival of Music Podcast featuring Kathryn Williams! 22/04/2016

Listen HERE to a podcast by Sydenham Community Radio celebrating our recent Festival of Music featuring interviews with Sydenham Arts MD, Helen Goward, artists Kathryn Williams and Astrid Williamson, DJs Dominic…

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5 star review for Kathryn Williams concert! 18/04/2016

Read journalist Joe Muggs’ 5 star review in The Arts Desk for our Kathryn Williams concert here!  

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Festival of Music Final Weekend! 16/04/2016

Be part of Something Special! Click here for the latest news! London Joy Singers (photo John Russell)

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Festival of Music Day Six! 14/04/2016

Check out our latest newsletter “Festival of Music Day Six!”  

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Birdman Film Venue Change! 13/04/2016

Dear film lovers please note that our screening with Sydenham Film Club of Birdman on Thursday 14th April has moved venue and will now take place in The…

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Sydenham Arts on BBC Radio London! 12/04/2016

If you missed Sydenham Arts being interviewed by BBC Radio London’s Robert Elms about our ongoing music festival, click HERE to listen again, starting from 20 mins 40 secs into…

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Stop Press – No Madama Butterfly/Monsieur Butterfly 07/04/2016

We were very disappointed to hear late Tuesday (5th April) evening that due to circumstances beyond our control the productions Madama Butterfly and Monsieur Butterfly will no longer be…

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Festival of Music starts this Saturday!

There’s still time to book tickets for Sydenham Arts’ Festival of Music! Don’t miss the opportunity to experience great music on your doorstep! We recommend advance booking to…

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Festival of Music Tickets online NOW!! 14/03/2016

Our new-look website is now online and optimised to make purchasing tickets for our events easier than ever! Please check out What’s On to see the full programme of our exciting…

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Free tickets for your views! 10/03/2016

Community Outreach Project Manager – Rachel D’Cruze: I am so thrilled to have completed my first month with Sydenham Arts.  I have begun the process of connecting with…

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Calling All Festival Makers!

Our Spring Music Festival will take place from Saturday 9th to Sunday 17th April 2016.  We will be seeking volunteers for set up/close down, box office, stewards, bar/refreshments, information/fundraising and photography…

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The Colour of Sound 06/03/2016

Join local musician Fiona Bryan in conversation as she shares her experiences of the last 3 years, emerging from the anonymity of the back row of the wood…

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Harriet Eaves at The Dolphin 02/02/2016

A free jazz night at the Dolphin pub launched Sydenham Arts’ quarterly events at the pub. The launch, on December 10, saw The Dolphin filled with the soothing…

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Festive Greetings from Sydenham Arts 24/12/2015

Festive greetings from Sydenham Arts. Many thanks for all the contributions from volunteers and supporters. Your contributions helped make 2015 a great year for the arts in SE26…

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Check out this Pirate Panto Podcast! 08/12/2015

Click above to hear some of the highlights from last Saturday’s Panto at Sydenham Community Library. Many thanks to thanks to Sydenham Community Radio for this great podcast.

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