Events at Haileybury

Box office

Box office

Throughout term time, Haileybury organises a small number of events which are open to the general public. These include drama productions, music performances, lectures and occasional tours. To find out more about events coming up, and to book your place, please see the listing on this page.

Saturday 16 September 2017 at 12.00 pm
Public Trench Tour
Public Trench Tour

Grubber (café) (view map)

In commemoration of the outbreak of the First World War, Haileybury designed and constructed a replica trench within the College grounds. This replica forms part of a Trench Tour, which includes Haileybury’s architecture, memorials, Chapel and Dining Hall.

Open to all. Booking required.

Monday 25 September 2017 at 7.30 pm
The Haileybury Lectures with Simon Boyden
The Haileybury Lectures with Simon Boyden

Attlee Room (view map)

The only thing we learn from history is that we don’t learn from history!

A case study of two Old Haileyburians’ experiences, 150 years apart, in understanding the social, political, cultural, ethnic, economic and regional challenges to state-building in Afghanistan.

Open to all and no ticket required

Monday 2 October 2017 at 7.30 pm
Music Scholars’ Showcase
Music Scholars’ Showcase

Bradby Hall (view map)

Featuring Haileybury’s most talented singers and musicians, this will be a night of entertainment and diversity, involving not only existing but new music scholars studying here at the College.

Open to all and no ticket required

Tuesday 17 October 2017 at 7.30 pm
The Haileybury Lectures with Dr Nikki Frater
The Haileybury Lectures with Dr Nikki Frater

Attlee Room (view map)

Rex Whistler: A Closer Look

Art historian and expert on Rex Whistler, Dr Nikki Frater discusses the life and work of one of Britain's finest mid wars artists, educated at Haileybury and tragically killed in Normandy in July 1944, aged 39.

Open to all and no ticket required

Friday 27 October 2017 at 1.30 pm
Public Tour of the College
Public Tour of the College

Grubber (café) (view map)

Experience a guided tour around Haileybury and follow in the footsteps of some of the most influential people in the story of Britain and, indeed, the world! You will sample the rich architectural heritage stemming back over 200 years by walking through grounds which give a fascinating insight into a much more ancient landscape than first appears.

Open to all. Booking required.

Thursday 9 November 2017 at 7.30 pm
The Haileybury Lectures with Prof Ros Eeles
The Haileybury Lectures with Prof Ros Eeles

Attlee Room (view map)

Genes for Designer Care in Cancer
Distinguished oncologist and leading researcher at The Institute of Cancer Research, Professor Eeles, talks about her current work in genes and cancer, exciting new advances and how the disease may be treated in the future.

Open to all and no ticket required

Sunday 12 November 2017 at 10.30 am
School Service and Act of Remembrance.
School Service and Act of Remembrance.

Chapel (view map)

Preacher: The Deputy Chaplain General, The Venerable Clinton Langston QHC

Open to all and no ticket required

Friday 17 November 2017 at 7.30 pm
Autumn Concert: In Memoriam

Chapel (view map)

The centrepiece of this performance is Fauré’s renowned Requiem, coupled with a selection of reflective choral and orchestral pieces. Do come along and listen to the sublime combination of

Haileybury choirs and orchestra in the beautiful setting of Chapel.

Open to all and no ticket required

Thursday 23 November 2017 at 7.30 pm
St Cecilia's Concert
St Cecilia's Concert

Chapel (view map)

A showcase for some of our musicians to celebrate St Cecilia as the Patron Saint of Musicians.

Open to all and no ticket required

Thursday 30 November 2017 at 7.30 pm
Senior Drama Production

Ayckbourn Theatre (view map)

Our new Director of Drama, Mr Jacob Dylan Thomas, will be announcing his debut production for Haileybury early in the Autumn Term.

Booking required. 

Friday 1 December 2017 at 7.30 pm
Senior Drama Production

Ayckbourn Theatre (view map)

Our new Director of Drama, Mr Jacob Dylan Thomas, will be announcing his debut production for Haileybury early in the Autumn Term.

Booking required. 

Saturday 2 December 2017 at 7.30 pm
Senior Drama Production

Ayckbourn Theatre (view map)

Our new Director of Drama, Mr Jacob Dylan Thomas, will be announcing his debut production for Haileybury early in the Autumn Term.

Booking required. 

Friday 8 December 2017 at 7.30 pm
Carols at Wareside Church

An evening of music, carols and readings featuring the Haileybury choirs.

Open to all and no ticket required

Sunday 10 December 2017 at 3.00 pm
Public Carol Service
Public Carol Service

Chapel (view map)

The magnificent Haileybury Chapel Choir will lead two traditional services of readings and carols by candlelight. One of the highlights of the year and a wonderful way to prepare for Christmas.

Open to all and no ticket required

Sunday 10 December 2017 at 7.00 pm
Public Carol Service
Public Carol Service

Chapel (view map)

The magnificent Haileybury Chapel Choir will lead two traditional services of readings and carols by candlelight. One of the highlights of the year and a wonderful way to prepare for Christmas.

Open to all and no ticket required

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