Arts & Culture
Upcoming cultural events hosted at the Centre are listed below.
Past Events › Cultural Event
Its name refers to Centre's location in 'Royal Oak', which derives from an episode in the English Civil War in which King Charles II hid in a tree in Boscobel Woods in Shropshire. And since 'bosco bel' also means 'beautiful wood' in Italian, it's a perfect name for a string quartet.
Sophie Barber – First violin
Iona Davies – Second Violin
Kate Fawcett – Viola
Kinga Gáborjáni – Cello
WLBC’s Film Club shows top notch films that have a connection to Buddhist teachings. Join us to watch, discuss the film and hang out. Manju Gregory introduces Whistle Down the Wind directed by Bryan Forbes.Find out more »
WLBC’s Film Club shows top notch films, selected and introduced by members of the WLBC sangha. Join us to hang out, watch the film and discover its connections (whether direct or oblique) to Buddhist teachings. All welcome.Find out more »
The first of WLBC’s 2018 series of concerts by leading professional musicians, featuring award-winning flautist Clara Novakova and pianist Amalamati, who combines his work as a musician with his role as a member of the Triratna Buddhist Order and Chair of the Valencia Buddhist Centre. The programme is likely to include sonatas by César Franck and Bohuslav Martinu and Choreae Vernales by Jan Novak.Find out more »
WLBC’s Film Club shows top notch films, selected and introduced by members of the WLBC sangha. Join us to hang out, watch the film and discover its connections (whether direct or oblique) to Buddhist teachings. All welcome.
This month, Sameer Patel presents Paolo Sorrentino’s The Great Beauty.
For this concert, Caroline Dearnley, one of the country’s leading cellists and particularly well known as a chamber musician and principal cellist of the Britten Sinfonia, gathers a select group of fellow artists to offer an evening of solo and small ensemble works.
Numbers limited – booking highly recommended!
Abhayadevi introduces the 'existential comedy' 'I ♥ Huckabees'. All welcome.Find out more »