Alis playing flute in courtyard

Elevate outdoor music

Start date: Monday 5th October 2020
End date: Saturday 31st October 2020
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am

Relax and enjoy the sounds of our Elevate musicians playing in outdoor spaces, every Tuesday and Thursday, until the end of October, weather permitting. Socially distanced staff and patients welcome, except in Horatio's Garden, which is for Spinal patient's only.

Tues 6 Oct - Sarah – piano

Thurs 8 Oct  - Frankie – flute

Tues 13 Oct  - Alex - guitar

Thurs 15 Oct - Dan - fiddle folk music

Tues 20 Oct  - Sarah – piano

Thurs 22 Oct - Rosie – clarinet

Thurs 27 Oct - Alis – flute

Thurs 29 Oct - Pearl – piano & ukulele


Musicians will be playing at the following times and locations each day, weather permitting:

10.45-11.30am - Rod's Place

11.45-12.20pm - Stars Garden (Spire & Farley wards)

1.20-1.40pm - Pembroke Outpatients Garden

1.50-2.15pm - Staff Wellbeing Courtyard (outside Pembroke Ward Level 3)

2.15-3.00pm Horatio's Garden (Spinal patients only)

Origami boats on patients bed

Hoodwink in Hospital

Date: Tuesday 10th March 2020
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am

Hoodwink in Hospital bring a sequence of events that unfold around a patient with music, sounds, special effects, the odd dance step and gentle fun. Visiting patients of all ages on a variety of wards. Funded by the Stars Appeal. Read more about Hoodwink in Hospital.

Actors dressed as pirates waving flags, parent and child on ward watching

Rum Tale of the Moonfleet Diamond

Date: Tuesday 4th February 2020
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am

Tor Theatre's tall tale of silly smugglers and unrequited love. A lively show with storytelling, songs dancing and jokes about how smugglers used to hide their contraband. Tor Theatre will be visiting patients on various wards. Funded by the Stars Appeal. Read more about Tor Theatre.

Performer holding large Albatross puppet made from wood, bamboo and fabric, 2nd performer playing mandolin

Lily and the Albatross

Date: Tuesday 28th January 2020
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am

Tall Tree Theatre are visiting the hospital wards with their story of a stormy night, a lost ship and a large Albatross. A magical piece that takes it's audience to another world of adventure, sailing and merry music. Read more about the show. Funded by the Stars Appeal. Also visiting on 25th February 2020.

D-Day Friday

Start date: Friday 24th May 2019
End date: Friday 14th June 2019
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am

Using the historical archive to remember D-day with patients on Farley and Spire Wards on 24th May and 14th June. Contribute your memories on postcards. Part of ArtCare's Elevate project.