Tag Archives: Adamstown Arts

Carolfest 2018

Save the date for Carolfest! Carolfest is a popular tradition that began over 30 years ago at Adamstown Uniting Church and all are welcome to join in the fun again this year.

Join us for a wonderful afternoon of music and carol singing and get into the spirit of Christmas. Enjoy hearing the story of Christmas retold in a unique way by the Rev Rod Pattenden, and raise money for the Christmas Bowl appeal. With Peter Guy on organ, Lakeside Brass, Waratah Ensemble, Adamstown Singers and more!

Christmas Card from Hunter Singers

Hunter Singers and Hunter Trebles will present the third concert in the 2018 Series with a fabulous program featuring new and old songs, including some songs for the festive season. There will also be a fundraising winetasting presented by Tynan Wines. Join Hunter Singers and Hunter Trebles for a wonderful concert rounding off a great… Continue Reading

Twilight Musical Dialogues ‘Salon Société’ Parisian salon chamber music by Poulenc and more!

French salons were a melting pot of intellectuals as well as artists and composer Francis Poulenc even had his own. Omega Ensemble’s Artistic Director David Rowden (Clarinet) and members Sally Walker (Flute) Clarinet and Clemens Leske (Piano), perform Poulenc’s Flute and Clarinet Sonatas and other works from the Parisian salons. The concert premieres a new… Continue Reading

Newcastle Strings Christmas Concert

Newcastle Strings is an organisation consisting of three string orchestras for school aged children. Join us to celebrate the fantastic year we have had with an end of year concert. Tickets at the door (cash only): $25 family (2 adult, 2 children) / $12 adult / $10 conc. / $5 under 18. Continue Reading

Christmas with Charles Dickens – Readings from ‘A Christmas Carol’ with musical interludes

Christmas with Charles Dickens at Adamstown Uniting Church at 2pm, Saturday, 24th November, will be a great start to the festive season. Readings from Dickens’ much-loved story, ‘A Christmas Carol’, will tell how the miser, Ebenezer Scrooge, is transformed by the visits of three Spirits, reminding him of the true joy of Christmas. The readings,… Continue Reading

Sing Along to the Shows – Songs of the War Years

As we mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, you are invited to Pack Up Your Troubles in your Old Kit Bag and Sing Along to Show Tunes and Songs of Wartime – Keep the Home Fires Burning, Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree, Kiss me Goodnight Sergeant-Major, White Cliffs of Dover,… Continue Reading

Lake Macquarie Winds Variety Concert with Richard Eriwata & the Newcastle Maori Club

Join us for a variety concert featuring Lake Macquarie Winds (LMW) concert band, vocalist Richard Eriwata, and the Newcastle Maori Club. The concert will open with some smooth jazz medleys by LMW, followed by Richard singing New York New York and Sway. The Newcastle Maori Club will finish the first half with a couple of… Continue Reading

Adam Swanson and The Dizzy Fingers Ragtime Band

Join brilliant American Ragtime Pianist Adam Swanson and Australia’s Dizzy Fingers Ragtime Band to present a concert with an assortment of ragtime compositions, mostly from the golden years from 1895–1920 when ragtime was the dominant popular music and the dance music of the day. Adam Swanson is the foremost young ragtime enthusiast in the United… Continue Reading

España El Vito – The Spirit of Spain – Piano and Guitar Recital

España El Vito – The Spirit of Spain, Piano and Guitar Recital featuring award winning, internationally acclaimed pianist and Young Steinway Artist Nicholas Young and renowned 10 String Guitarist Matthew Fagan. A celebration of Spanish repertoire from classical to flamenco and modern jazz. In a world first, the duo infuse the exhilarating traditional flamenco elements… Continue Reading

Lo-Fi & Newcastle Music Collective presents Mild West

Lo-Fi and Newcastle Music Collective presents Mild West – Saturday 20 October in The Dungeon. Supported by: Byren Si Carlos Yev Kassem Entry is $10 and doors open at 7pm. Bar and snacks available. Photo ID will be required for the purchase of alcohol. Sponsored by Musos Corner. Lo-Fi began in July 2017, aiming to make… Continue Reading

– Our church meets on the traditional lands of the Awabakal people, and we pay our respect to elders both past and present –