Upcoming Events

Music

Tea Time Concerts: Ji Liu

"Ji Liu has a technique to match any virtuoso, however, it is his sensitive and unpretentious musicality that shines forth." The Pianist Magazine.

Sunday 29th September

Doors 3.30pm performance 4pm

Talk

Designs for Life: Craig White of White Design

The LILAC housing scheme in Leeds is a co-housing community of 20 eco-build households. The homes and land are managed by residents through a Mutual Home Ownership Society, a pioneering financial model that ensures permanent affordability. Join Architect Craig White for an exploration into alternative affordable housing.

Tuesday 1st October

Doors 7pm Talk 7.30pm

Community

Writing Our Way From Loneliness to Connection.

Kerryn Alt is hosting this short course over four weeks of writing for wellbeing workshops. You will use creative writing exercises in a small group to explore our experiences of loneliness and connection. These workshops are facilitated by trained practitioners with a focus on the writing process. Some mindfulness practices are included, as well as tea, coffee and cake, of course.

Tuesday 8th October - Tuesday 29th October

7pm to 8.30pm

Entertainment

Tea Time Concert: Fair Oriana

Beautifully matched in their silvery, clear sound, the sopranos Angela Hicks and Penelope Appleyard will be joined by Sam Brown (lute) and Harry Buckoke (viol) in a glorious programme entitled ‘The Trials & Triumphs of Elizabeth I’ featuring repertoire by John…

Sunday 20th October

Doors opening 3.15pm Concert starts at 4pm

Community

Frome Swing Band Concert

This promises to be lively and entertaining evening at Rook Lane Chapel. Come along early to get your tickets on the door and have a drink at the bar before the performance. But keep an eye on Frome Swing Band Facebook page for more info and possible online ticket sales.

Saturday 2nd November

Doors 7.30pm performance 8.00pm

Entertainment

Tea Time Concerts: Eleanor Corr & Emil Duncumb

Enjoying successful and varied freelance careers, Eleanor Corr and Emil Duncumb – a regular partnership – join us with Grieg’s joyful Sonata no. 2 in G major as well as gorgeous, emotionally-charged works by Lutoslawski and Weber showcasing the rapport…

Sunday 10th November

Doors opening 3.15pm Concert starts at 4pm

Entertainment

Tea Time Concert: Solovey Ensemble

Returning to Frome in trio format – with the addition of the wonderful violist Emma Purslow – we’re delighted to welcome Solovey Ensemble, one of Britain’s foremost harp, viola and flute trios. Expect sumptuous repertoire full of expansive melodies and…

Sunday 24th November

Doors opening 3.15pm Concert starts at 4pm

Story Telling

Hunting Raven presents the nation’s favourite poet Pam Ayres: Up In The Attic

Pam Ayres has been making the nation laugh for over 40 years. She will be performing poems from her new book Up In The Attic, published in September 2019, along with classic poems and stories from her long career. Recent TV appearances include Springwatch, Celebrity Mastermind, and Celebrity Antiques Road Trip. Recent Radio includes Series 6 of Ayres On The Air, Just A Minute, I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue, and Pam’s second appearance on Desert Island Discs.

Wednesday 4th December

6.00pm to 8.00pm

Entertainment

Knight & Spiers ~ A Concert of Seasonal Music from the English Tradition…and Beyond

“Knight’s playing is a revelation. A world away from folky fiddling, it’s fully informed by the classical style, all long sweeping bow strokes and eloquent legato. Yet he never loses the essential folk heart of the music, tracing a graceful line of his own making” Review of Cambridge Folk Festival’s ‘City Roots’ "John’s elegant, rhythmic and virtuoso playing and easy-going banter is a quiet triumph!” Robin Denselow, The Guardian

Thursday 12th December

Doors 6.45pm Performance 7.30pm


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Rook Lane Chapel

Available to the community as the perfect setting to showcase skills and artistic talent, this prestigious venue is used for performances and exhibitions.

Around the chapel

Venue Hire

For information on hiring the venue for events/ exhibitions please do not hesitate to contact us directly to discuss available dates & times.

Venue Hire

Wedding Hire

This magnificent Grade I listed building in the heart of Frome, Somerset provides the most elegant and timeless of surroundings for your special day.

Weddings