What’s on at Bishops’ House: from history talks and music performances, to guided tours and children’s activities.


June 11th 2022 – Polypores plus support

Time: Saturday, 11 June 20227:00 pm - 10:00 pm / Bishops' House
Stephen James Buckley, aka Polypores, makes electronic music that sits just on the cusp of chaos. He builds synthetic worlds and narratives with the modular synth, an unpredictable machine that while it may never be tamed completely it can be controlled just enough to blow open minds. .. (more info)  

June 12th 2022 – Dolce

Time: Sunday, 12 June 20227:00 pm - 10:00 pm / Bishops' House, Sheffield
Join Chris McShane and Catherine Embleton for an interactive and quirky evening of music and song from across the centuries. Performing on guitar, ukulele, clarinet and vocals, Dolce will bring you hit songs from the Music Hall era, some Dixie delights to get your toes tapping as well as contemporary compositions. Expect audience participation and […]

10th July 2022 – Alison Cotton with support from Antique Doll

Time: Sunday, 10 July 20227:00 pm - 10:00 pm / Bishiops' House, Sheffield
Alison Cotton presents The Portrait You Painted of Me, a new 6-track album – her first for Rocket Recordings (released on Feeding Tube in the USA). Like Alison’s previous solo albums, the touchstones of her immersive sound are viola, harmonium and voice, merged together to create a rich suite of songs.‘Mumurations Over the Moor’ is a […]

Mitchell and Vincent

Time: Saturday, 29 October 20227:00 pm - 10:00 pm / Bishops' House
Westcountry folk duo Mitchell and Vincent bring traditional and contemporary styles on fiddle and guitar to music from the British Isles with their own varied arrangements telling stories with their tunes as well as songs. Acoustic magazine praised their playing as, “Stunning”; FATEA said, “Music that is beautifully played”; while Bright Young Folk described their performance as, "Providing skilled arrangements and expert delivery of tunes and songs which showcase the vibrancy, and variety, of folk music across Britain. A thoroughly engaging and enjoyable experience.”

We hope to have some free history talks back up and running soon!

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