Double OM Feature at Sundance

The film Promising Young Woman starring Carey Mulligan had its debut at the Sundance Film Festival this year. The film is a double OM feature as it was written and directed by Emerald Fennell (NC 1998-2003), her first feature film, and the soundtrack was composed by Anthony Willis (B1 2000-05). Anthony Willis talks about “his […]

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Culture Shock On Tour

Culture Shock, otherwise known as James Pountney (BH 1997-2002) is about to embark on a tour of USA and Canada as part of the Worship North America group. You can find out more on his website and follow him on Facebook.

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Celebration of the Individual – Concert

This event is now fully booked. If you would like to be added to the waiting list, please email Events Manager Fiona Cottrill – fcottrill@marlboroughcollege.org   Saturday 29th February 2020 (7pm)  On Saturday 29th February a host of the most outstanding Marlburian artists past, present and future will be playing a unique concertin the Memorial […]

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OM Focus: Rosie Wintour (MM 1996-2001)

Congratulations on the 5th anniversary of Pico Players! What led to you setting up the group? On my first day at Marlborough, Mr Arkwright hoisted my trunk out of the boot of my parents’ car, saw my surname and said, “ah, Rosie Wintour, Grade 5 flute, see you at Brasser on Tues!” Or something to […]

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Pico Players celebrate five years

The Pico Players are celebrating their fifth Anniversary. They were established in 2014 by Patrick Massey and Rosie Wintour (MM 1996-2000), and have quickly grown to become one of London’s leading amateur orchestras, with many other OMs involved. To mark the impressive anniversary they are holding a special celebration concert in Cadogan Hall. “As befitting […]

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Cressida Cowell “takes on TV”

Cressida Cowell (BH 1982-84) has been named the new Children’s Laureate. She was interviewed by the BBC about her quest to do battle with TV and get children reading again. You can see the interview here.

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Richard Shirley Smith Exhibition

Mount House Gallery, Friday 13th September 6.30 to 8.30pm “A Retrospective of Paintings, Drawings and Engravings by Richard Shirley Smith” will be our first exhibition in the new school year. It promises to be a not to be missed show. Richard Shirley Smith (CR 1966-70) was Head of Art at the College between 1966 and […]

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Hattie Briggs interview

As we reported last week, Hattie Briggs (MM 2006-11) and her band, the Hattie Briggs Trio, were interviewed by Richard Madeley on the Michael Ball show on Radio 2 this Sunday. You can hear the interview on the BBC Sounds site here.

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