Did you know 25 May is the 90th anniversary of John T Scopes being indicted for teaching evolution in a Tennessee High School? A lot has changed since then. But thankfully some things have stayed quite similar. Here’s a chance to find out how some things happened. And others didn’t. This year.
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Vote for music, vote for laughter, vote poetry, vote cake. Poetry and politics come together in a Night of Poetlicks. It’s our electrician spectral – where the candidates may speak only in iambic pentameters, thyming buckets, shining trumpets, or timing sublets. At John Hegley‘s regular 4th-Monday hustings, Diego Brown and the Good Fairy will try
Massive feet? Long ears? Bit of a loner? Come to the Betsey Trotwood on Monday 23 March and s-hare your whooas. Diego Brown(hare) and the Good Fharey will be looking a bit frisky in the company of poetato-farmer John Hegley and his rhythm hunters. Graze on music, poetry, the occasional joke, and cake. Can you be
Post Christmas telly-ed out? Don’t retreat into your shell. Get into the swim of things with Diego Brown and the Good Fairy at the Purple Turtle, Reading. We’re surfing in John Hegley’s wake at Reading’s purplest venue for one night only. Don’t miss it. The Purple Turtle. Reading 9 Gun Street, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 2JR T:
Look out trees. We’re coming to give you a hug. 6 December, Hereford. Roots music all the way. Hinton Community Centre 21 Ross Road, HR2 7RU. 7pm. £5 – Huh? Yes, £5.
Rustle rustle at the Russet. Diego Brown and the Good Fairy will be sweeping along to the golden triangle that is Hackney Downs studios to play their so-called music between storytellers, illusionists and fruitfulness. On 12 November 2014 at 7:30pm. It’s Tailspin Cabaret’s new thing – a collective of award-winning storytellers, mashing the narratives with Diego Brown’s
That enigmatic smile. Briny Mona Lisa. Whatever, it’s a nice picture. Come and taste our word pictures in your mind’s eye on Monday 17 March 2014. 8:30pm. Diego Brown and the Good Fairy will be joining poet and musician John Hegley, plus others, for music, poems and some laughs (sometimes). And it’s St Patrick’s Day.
SUE KREITZMAN AND PETER HERBERT PRESENT A MAJOR NEW EXHIBITION OF OUTSIDER ART IN THE CONFERENCE CENTRE AT ST PANCRAS HOSPITAL, London. PREVIEW NIGHT: WEDNESDAY 25 SEPTEMBER 2013, 5.30-8.30PM EXHIBITION DATES: 26 SEPTEMBER – 28 NOVEMBER 2013 Following the fabulous previous outsider art exhibitions WOW, Flashier and Trashier and Dare to Wear at the Novas
Believe everything you hear next Thursday at Tailspin’s Night of the Storyteller. We’ll be there. 7-10pm, Thursday 19 SEPTEMBER TailSpin presents a pulse-quickening, funny-bone tickling, imagination-prickling evening of traditional stories, live music and performers who stretch the imagination and bend the truth… KING OF LIES – with CLARE MUIREANN MURPHY It is said that we
Our friends Zwah launch their new baby on 8 May at Hoxton’s groovy Underbelly. And Diego Brown and the Good Fairy are going to sing some lullabies & stuff. Plus you’ll be able to get your ears around Kira Kenley: http://bit.ly/kira_kenley in person. There will be bodypainting, string and nodding. As well as cake. For tickets and more