Vocal and Instrumental Concert, Thursday 2nd July 2019 Great Hall, 7.00 pm
This concert promises an evening of choral and instrumental variety.
In addition to the main school choir, there will be music from the 2019 Tour Choir (due to sing in Italy later in July), the Vocal Group, Blue Notes and Thomas White Singers. Instrumental ensembles will also feature including the Clarinet Group, Wind Trio and Piano Trio. There will also be solo performances from some of MTs’ young organists.
Guests are invited to stay after the concert to enjoy Pimm’s and strawberries in the Quad (if fine or in the Undercroft if wet). Tickets cost £10 for a single and £5 for concessions (under 16s and over 60s).
Please note that admission will be by ticket available in advance only from https://development.mtsn.org.uk/mtsbookings and should be made by 25th June.
It will not be possible to accept payment on the door on the evening of the concert.
Footlighters Comedy Night, Sat 8 Jun, doors open at 7pm
Footlighters Comedy Night, Studio Theatre, Merchant Taylors' School Saturday 8th June 2019, doors open at 7pm
Join the Footlighters for an evening of Comedy featuring Sean Collins, Danny Ward, Jonny Awsum and Andy Storey. See the acts which the Scotsman reviewed as a “Pleasure to indulge” and enjoy an authentic Thai curry and a cash bar. The performance will contain adult humour and as such is appropriate for adults only.
Tickets £25 per person available from https://development.mtsn.org.uk/mtsbooking
Yardarms BBQ by the Lake Sunday 9th June 10.30 until 16.30
Join the Yardarms for their Annual Summer BBQ and have a go at SUP, Kayaking, Power Boating and so much more.
Tickets cost £15 for Adults, £7.50 for children and under 5’s go free. Burger, salads and strawberries and cream are included.
To book please download this form and send to the school Reception together with a cheque for the attention of “The Yardarms”.
MTneSters Upper 6th form parents end of school social, Fri 21 June, 7.30pm until 11.00pm
MTneSters Upper 6th form parents end of school social, OMT Clubhouse, Friday 21st June 2019, 7.30pm until 11.00pm
Parents of Class of 2019 Upper 6th leavers are warmly invited by the MTneSters to join them at the OMT clubhouse for a relaxed evening to mark the end of your son’s school years at Merchant Taylors' School. A complimentary welcome drink and finger buffet will be served and a paying bar will be available. Please register for this event at https://development.mtsn.org.uk/mtsbooking
In previous years, a group of parents have joined forces with an MTneSter representative to bring a personal touch to the evening with flash back photos and memories of your son’s time at Merchant Taylors’ School. If you would like to volunteer to help with this please contact mtnesters@ mtsn.org.uk
Music for a Summer Evening, Thursday 27th June 2019 Great Hall, 6 -7 pm: please arrive by 5.30 pm
This early-evening concert will feature choral singing from MTS upper voices as well as a guest choir from Bushey Heath Junior School. Guests will also be able to hear performances from some of our smaller instrumental ensembles while enjoying a delicious afternoon tea in the Great Hall. Please arrive by 5.30 pm in order to take your seats be served tea. The concert will start at 6.00 pm and finish at 7.00 pm.
This is likely to be a popular event so to avoid disappointment please book your tickets by Thursday 20th June.
The cost is £10 with concessions (under 16s and over 60s) at £5. Please note that admission for this event is by ticket only and these must be obtained in advance from https://development.mtsn.org.uk/mtsbooking
Please note, no tickets will be sold on the door on the evening of the concert.
Serenader’s Jazz Night, Fri 28 June, 7.30pm until 10.30pm
Join the Serenaders and the Music department to celebrate the end of Music Week and mark the end of another successful year of music making at Merchant Taylors’ school. Performances from the Dixieland Band, Merchants of Groove and the Thomas White Singers will entertain us while we enjoy a fabulous Summer buffet and Summer wines. Once again, we’re delighted to invite jazz musicians from St Helens’ school to join the Big Band as well as perform in their own jazz ensembles.
Come and celebrate Summer! Tickets are £20 for a single and £10 for pupils and staff available on https://development.mtsn.org.uk/mtsbooking
The Longstops’ MTS Cricket Stars Awards Night, Saturday 29 June, 6.30pm until late
The Longstops committee presents the MTS Cricket Stars Awards Night at the Dining Hall, Merchant Taylors' School Saturday 29th June 2019, 6.30pm until late.
A highlight in the summer events diary is the inaugural MTS Cricket Stars Awards night on 29th June 2019. The school have kindly agreed to present the annual cricket awards at this event, which is great news as it gives the opportunity for parents to participate in the awards ceremony.
We expect a great turnout, with awards being presented to the best batsman, bowler and players' player in each team for each year group, with the added bonus of having the awards presented by cricket greats who will also welcome the opportunity to speak to the boys.
A cricket-inspired jazz band with welcome drinks, followed by a three course dinner and a late-evening disco, should all make for a very enjoyable evening. Dress code is casual.
Tickets are priced at £30 and £12.50 for children available from https://development.mtsn.org.uk/mtsbooking