Footlighters' Comedy Evening, 3 June
Saturday 3 June 2017, 19.00
MTS Studio Theatre
The Footlighters Committee would be delighted to have your esteemed company at a Comedy Evening on Saturday June 3rd from 7pm. The Studio Theatre will be converted into an intimate club venue for the night, and there will be a street food van in the Quad serving Mac’n’Cheese with a choice of four toppings, and a welcome (alcoholic) drink included in the price. There will also be a licensed bar open throughout selling beer, wine and a selection of snacks.
Tickets cost £25 and can be purchased by contacting footlighters@. outlook.com
Feel free to bring guests (over 18’s only). All proceeds go to support the work of the Drama Department.
Upper Sixth Parents’ Reception 2017, 23 June
Friday 23 June 2017, 19.30
All parents of the current Upper Sixth boys who will be leaving Merchant Taylors' this summer are invited to the Upper Sixth Leavers' Reception hosted by the MTneSters and the Development Office.
Do come along for a welcome drink and light buffet in the OMT Clubhouse. A cash bar will be open throughout the evening. Tickets are free but must be booked in advance using this link.
We do look forward to seeing you all.
Serenaders' Jazz Night, 23 June
Friday 23 June 2017, 19.30
The Dining Hall
The Serenaders invite you to join them for an evening that promises to be exhilarating and fun. You can look forward to a dazzling display of vocal and instrumental talent, a delicious buffet, bar and the opportunity to relax with friends at the end of a busy school year.
Following the success of last year’s Serenaders’ Jazz Club in the Design Building, at the end of this term we are transforming the Dining Hall for our annual Jazz fest. There will be two stages. Hot Jazz, Cool Jazz, Dixieland, Swing and New Jazz will be played and sung by boys and staff. Groups will include the Dixieland Band, the Merchants of Groove, the Swing Band and the fabulous staff band, Roses are Blue, featuring the superb Roselyne Hayne (Modern Languages) and Gregg McCann (Admissions Officer.)
Book your tickets soon for this popular event – numbers are limited, so don’t be disappointed.
We look forward to your company!
Lashings All-Stars Cricket, 25 June
Sunday 25 June 2017
Lunch at 12.30, Match at 16.00
Sunday 25th June will be a huge day for cricket fans at MTS as the Lashings All-Stars come to school to take on the MTS 1st XI. The Longstops event will be supporting the MTS Senior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka in 2018 and the Spanish Cricket Tour. Please invite your friends and family to be entertained in the company of some of the legends of the game.
The day starts with a three course Sri-Lankan lunch in a private marquee. Entertainment will be provided by the Lashings All Stars team including test match commentator Henry Blofeld. Tickets cost £55 per person and must be booked in advance. You can do so by following this link.
The Vocal Concert, 27 June
Tuesday 27 June 2017, 19.30
The Great Hall
The last big musical event of the school year is our Vocal Concert where you will be able to hear a variety of MTS's ensembles including the Thomas White Singers, The Vocal Group, the Parents' Choir and Merchant Taylors' Prep School Choir. Particular highlights will be a performance by the Whole School Choir and a chance to hear our superb Chamber Choir before they set off on tour to Belgium. The programme will also include a number of solo performances.
As well as the musical treats on offer, you will be able to enjoy Pimms in the interval and a firework display at the end of the concert. The evening promises to be a great end to the summer term and one to share with friends and family.
Tickets are £8 and £4 to include strawberries and cream and can be booked online here.
An Evening with Nick Clegg, 28 June
Wednesday 28 June, 19:30
Join us for an evening with a man who needs no introduction. Whatever your political persuasion, if you wish to understand politics in Britain today, you cannot afford to miss this event. Nick Clegg will be speaking about his book ‘Politics: Between the Extremes’. Adult tickets are £18 and include a copy of the book. A discount price of £6 is available to students, however this price does not include a copy of the book. Please click here to book.
Parents of Recent Leavers' Lunch, 2 September
Saturday 2 September, 13.00
The Exam Hall and Rose Garden
All Parents of Recent Leavers' are invited to an informal BBQ in the Exam Hall and Rose Garden at Merchant Taylors' School; a wonderful way to catch up with friends and round off the summer.
This event coincides with a lunch for OMTs who left MTS in 2012 or more recently.
The event is free to attend, although tickets must be booked in advance. You can do so online using this link.