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Last chance to see Frankenstein’s monster!

Tin Shed Theatre Co. are performing Dr Frankenstein’s Travelling Freak Show one final time in the first place it was ever publicly performed, Barnabas Arts House, Newport. This event will be held on Friday 5th December 2014 (not 2015!) at 8pm (performance lasts 1 hour and after-party follows until late) Tickets are strictly limited. For […]

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Robbins Lane 10 Exhibition – A message from Janet Martin

For those of you who attended the preview night of Robbins Lane 10 at Barnabas Arts House on Friday 21 November, I’d like to say how warmed I was by your presence. For the ever-reliable, Dame Rosemary Butler AM, again a big thank you for your embarrassingly kind words of recognition and praise for my […]

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Last book club of the year!

On Saturday 20th December at 11am to 12.30pm at Barnabas Arts House, the Barnabas Book Club meet for their last monthly get together of the year. This month’s book is The Last Runaway by Tracy Chevalier.  Our book club meets on the last Saturday of every month and faces – old and new – are all […]

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Monthly Creative Writing at Barnabas

Are you interested in exploring writing – poetry, short stories, autobiographical work, or other forms? Come along for a taster session and start creating! The group will be led by local poet and tutor, Mair De Gare Pitt (published Salzburg University Press and elsewhere) on the first Saturday of every month from 11 to 12.  December’s meeting is […]

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November Book Club

On Saturday 29th November at 11am to 12.30pm at Barnabas Arts House, the Barnabas Book Club meet for their monthly get together. This month’s book is Beloved Stranger by Clare Boylan.  Our book club meets on the last Saturday of every month and faces – old and new – are all welcome to join our informal […]

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Robbins Lane Studios are 10 years old!

Nestled in a cobbled lane in the heart of the city of Newport can be found a collection of artists. The studio complex housing them is called Robbins Lane Studios and has been established for 10 years as a breeding ground for creative diversity. In its previous existence, Robbins Lane was a stables, a goats […]

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Coming Soon… Robbins Lane 10 Exhibition

Put this date in your diary… On Friday 21 November at Barnabas Arts House the Robbins Lane 10 Exhibition will be officially opened by Dame Rosemary Butler AM at 7pm. (Doors open at 6pm and close around 9pm) This exhibition showcases and celebrates 10 years of creativity generated at Robbins Lane Studios.  More information to […]

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Brohma – Photographic Art on Canvas

On Tuesday 11 November in Barnabas Arts House Basement Gallery the Brohma Photo Art Exhibition will open. The private viewing is from 6pm until 9pm and will be officially opened by The Right Worshipful the Mayor of Newport, Councillor Matthew Evans. Brohma Photo Art is a brand new photographic art business based in Newport, providing customers […]

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October Book Club

On Saturday 25th October at 11am to 12.30pm at Barnabas Arts House, the Barnabas Book Club meet for their monthly get together. This month’s book is The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruis Zafón.  Our book club meets on the last Saturday of every month and faces – old and new – are all […]

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Autumn Exhibition

Currently exhibiting in the upper galleries of Barnabas Arts House is an eclectic mix of artwork from the Barnabas Vaults. Works include those by: Philip Muirden Thomas Rathmell John Selway Eric Malthouse Michael Rowland Nathan Wyburn and Alex Arnell, to name but a few. All works are for sale and are highly collectable. This is […]

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HURRY PLACES STRICTLY LIMITED!

Introduction to Flamenco – Full Day Workshop Wednesday 8th October 10.30am-4.30pm   A rare opportunity to learn Flamenco with international performer Adrián Brenes. This is a first for Newport, and Adrián is fresh from performing in Spain, before a further tour in the UK.   To book your space contact Barnabas Arts House on 01633 […]

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Alex Arnell aka Sell Out

Sell Out’s Doggedly Inventive Installation in Shoreditch. Here’s news of former Robbins Lane artist, Alex Arnell’s latest exploits… http://www.shoreditchstreetarttours.co.uk/news/sell-outs-doggedly-inventive-installation-in-shoreditch/ Watch this space for news of a one man show at Barnabas Arts House in the new year!  

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