Party in the Park in Chiswick
Summer Sessions at Chiswick House & Gardens is set to get the warmer months started with a spectacular line-up of entertainment from the 15th to 19th of June.
The new four-day festival has a little something for everyone – from Soho venue Ronnie Scott’s taking over for one special night of jazz, to opera, pop-rock and a fun family day out.
Chiswick House & Gardens is a magnificent Neo-Palladian villa set in beautifully restored 18th Century gardens in West London. The idyllic gardens will play host to an open-air stage in front of which guests are encouraged to relax with a picnic and enjoy the wide range of entertainment under the warm summer skies.
Day one and two: Opera in the Gardens (Wednesday 15th & Thursday 16th June)
Kicking off the festival is the much-loved Opera classic, Tosca by Puccini. Described by Joseph Kerman as a “shabby little shocker,” Tosca is the timeless story of love, murder and deception with a dramatic finale that will stay with the audience long after the final curtain.
Day three: Music in the Gardens (Saturday 18th June)
British girl group All Saints will headline Music in the Gardens at Chiswick House & Gardens. Performing songs from their extensive back catalogue and delve into new hits from their comeback album.
20 years after Melanie Blatt, Shaznay Lewis and sister Nicole and Natalie Appleton came together to form All Saints and solidify their status in British pop culture, the newly reformed group are back with a brand new album are are proving to be more in demand than ever.
Day four: Family Fun Day (Sunday 19th June – daytime)
The whole family is welcome on Sunday’s Family Fun Day. Kids will be entertained by family-favourites Peppa Pig, Paw Patrol and many more. All these characters and more will be on hand with interactive performances throughout the day to enchant and entertain even the youngest of visitors.
Day four: Ronnie Scott’s Evening of Jazz (Sunday 19th June – evening)
In the evening, legendary jazz club Ronnie Scott’s will take over with a selection of the best live jazz vocalists and musicians.