Verdi Requiem at the White Rock – Hastings Battleaxe enjoys a great performance

A quick post to acknowledge the great night we had last night at the White Rock Theatre. The 90th Anniversary concert of the Hastings Philharmonic Choir, performing the Verdi Requiem with the Kosovo Philharmonic Choir,…

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Sleeping Beauty panto at the White Rock – Hastings Battleaxe review

Well, it’s Panto time again……. and Hastings Battleaxe accepts the free tickets, the wine and nibbles to go to the Press Night  and review the Sleeping Beauty at the White Rock theatre.  Philosopher came too…

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Opera South-East’s ‘The Magic Flute’ at the Hastings White Rock

Regular Battleaxe readers will know that whenever possible, we go to our ‘local’ Opera South-East productions at the White Rock. Sometimes great – sometimes less so. Last night we enjoyed ourselves at ‘The Magic Flute’…

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Peter Pan panto, White Rock Hastings – we loved it!

Hastings Battleaxe was a little concerned about being asked to review Peter Pan at the White Rock with the incentive of free seats for me and Philosopher, VIP drinks and nibbles – would one’s critical…

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Spectre, Lady in the Van and Abba madness!

Had a busy cultural week – not that one could call Abba ‘culture’…. nor James Bond…. and not even Maggie Smith.     Went down to the Hastings Odeon to see Spectre. We weren’t that keen…

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