Save the date! The Finnbrit Open House returns on 17 August

Our doors will be open all day to celebrate the annual Night of the Arts and we will have a packed programme of activities to entertain you. The day will include music, theatre, poetry, English tests (unofficial), sample English lessons, study advice and more. All for free!

Provisional Schedule:

14:00 – 16:00 Free Level Tests – reading and speaking (please note the result of the test is unofficial) Book now.

14:00 – 16:00 Boost your English! (free English lessons with our expert English Language trainers) Book now.

We will look at the following topics:

14:00 How to Deliver a Killer Presentation – Ian Marson

14:30 Communication Training  – Blake Schumacher

15:00 The Secrets of Small Talk – Pan Doxopoulos

15:30 How to Write an Email – Henry Loveless

16:00 – 16:45 Cake and Conversation (an English conversation class with a difference!) with Sam Houston. Book now.

17:00 – 21:00 An evening full of entertainment including live music, poetry and theatre. No booking is required for the evening entertainment.

17:00 – 21:00 Live art by Sam Schumacher
17:00 – 17:15 A selection of Persian poems translated in English, read by Azin Farahani
17:15 – 17:30 Morris dancing by Helsinki Morrisers
17:30 – 17:45 Poetry read by Mira Berglund-Fitzpatrick
18:00 – 18:15 Live music by Folk Boomers
18:15 – 18:30 Live music by Ceol agus Craic
18:30 – 19:00 A variety act by The Finn-Brit Players
19:00 – 19:15 Live music by Ian & Uli
19:30 – 20:00 Live music by Shanty-people
20:00 – 21:00 Open Mic

Refreshments will be available for evening guests, including traditional ginger beer from Lloyd’s Cafe and Bakery.