Ashburton Hall

Event review: The London Mozart Players’ Mozart To Malabar at Ashburton Hall

Posted on February 14th, by Liz Sheppard-Jones in Culture. No Comments

What happens when European classical music meets traditional Indian dance?

On Saturday 10th February, when London Mozart Players and traditional Indian dancers Anusha Subramanyam and Aishwarya Rajarshi performed together at the first concert to be held at Ashburton Hall, the show was a sell-out. It was clear from the start that this would be something special.

Devaki Thomas and Shuba Rao of Deshi Arts, currently managing the hall, welcomed the audience not … Read More »

The community well-being open day at Ashburton Hall, Saturday 20th January 2018

Posted on January 22nd, by Liz Sheppard-Jones in Politics & Society. No Comments

A colourful community event on a dark and dreary day

Saturday 20th January was cold and dank. The string of bunting hanging outside Ashburton Hall looked bedraggled, as did a number of the visitors who’d made their way along through the sad grey drizzle. But this event was worth it when they got there.

It was billed as a ‘well-being open day’ with taster classes and … Read More »