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Volunteers at Ropetackle

April 2020

The Amazing Bubbleman

April 14 @ 11:30 am - 12:40 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£4 – £36

Louis Pearl has been thrilling audiences worldwide for over 30 years with the art, magic, science and fun of bubbles. An Edinburgh Fringe favourite, he has sold out there for the last 12 years. Louis explores the breathtaking dynamics of bubbles, combining comedy and artistry with audience participation and enough spellbinding bubble tricks to keep everyone mesmerised. From square bubbles to rocket bubbles, tornado bubbles to flying saucer bubbles, The Amazing Bubble Man conjures shrieks of laughter and gasps of…

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The Amazing Bubble Man: 2nd show

April 14 @ 2:00 pm - 3:10 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£4 – £36

Louis Pearl has been thrilling audiences worldwide for over 30 years with the art, magic, science and fun of bubbles. An Edinburgh Fringe favourite, he has sold out there for the last 12 years. Louis explores the breathtaking dynamics of bubbles, combining comedy and artistry with audience participation and enough spellbinding bubble tricks to keep everyone mesmerised. From square bubbles to rocket bubbles, tornado bubbles to flying saucer bubbles, The Amazing Bubble Man conjures shrieks of laughter and gasps of…

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Tannara

April 15 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£12

Bold, creative, and original: Tannara have established themselves as one of the UK’s most interesting and unique contemporary folk groups. Since their formation in 2014, they’ve covered considerable musical ground. With a background in Scotland’s native traditions, their ceaseless musical development is a melting pot of ideas, genres and sounds: from indie rock to electronica, as well as Scotland’s vibrant and diverse folk scene. Unafraid to experiment, Tannara’s music is punchy and clean, riotous and gritty, tender and honest. On…

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Short Stories, Tall Tales: 2 shows – 11.30am and 1.30pm

April 17 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£4 – £9

Storytelling for babies, toddlers and parents. Actress and mum Hannah Summers brings classic and modern stories to life through live performance and interactive, creative play. Adventure into stories, explore through the senses and let your little ones’ imaginations run free. Please check the website for story details, there’s a new one every month £9 adult & child pair, £5 add. child, £4 add. adult, babes in arms FREE.

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City Books presents: James Naughtie – On the Road

April 17 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£10

James Naughtie, the acclaimed author and BBC broadcaster, now brings his unique and inquisitive eye to the country that has fascinated him and drawn him across the Atlantic for half a century. In looking at America, from Presidents Nixon through to Trump, he’ll tell the story of a country that is grappling with a dream. What has it come to mean in the new century, and who do Americans now think they are? Drawing on his travels and encounters over…

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Barnstormers Comedy Club : April 2020

April 18 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£13.50 – £15

Three top comics and a barrel of laughs! Saturday night out at Ropetackle with three top comics from the UK comedy circuit and beyond. Every month Barnstormers Comedy Club promises, and delivers, a great laugh-out-loud night out. Featuring: Steve Gribbin, Steve Allen, and Addy Vanderborgh. Unbeatable sell-out Saturday night entertainment cabaret style and the perfect way to get together with your mates. Each month our compère introduces three top acts from the comedy circuit. A barnstorming night out! Over 18s…

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Exhibition on Screen: In Search of Mozart

April 22 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£12.50

Narrated by Bafta-nominated actress Juliet Stevenson Written and directed by Phil Grabsky In Search of Mozart was produced with the world’s leading orchestras and musician and is told through a 25,000-mile journey along every route Mozart followed. This is a detective story that takes us to the heart of genius. Without resorting to docu-drama or visual re-enactment, In Search of Mozart traces the composer’s life through his music and extensive correspondence. From K1a to K626 (Requiem), over 80 works are…

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Brass Funkeys

April 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£15

“The Brass Funkeys draw from the traditions of New Orleans with skilled musicianship, rolling from spirited second line revelry to soulful jazz funeral marches and pumping brass driven funk. Reggae, DnB, gypsy, swing and Latin influences are exposed in an eclectic live show revealing a band bursting at the seams with ideas and infectious energy.” Spirited Second Line Revelry, Galloping Gypsy Czárdas, Soulful Jazz Funeral Marches, Pumping Brass Driven Funk! The Brass Funkeys are an 8-piece London-based Brass Band who…

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My First Cinema: Animal Shorts

April 24 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£3

ANIMAL SHORTS Let the little ones enjoy a glimpse of nature with these great short films. Cert. U, 30 mins £3 per child. Accompanying parents and babies free.

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Richard Durrant

April 25 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£5 – £18

Join Richard at his home venue for a night of surprises as he prepares for his next adventure. A solo recital by the acclaimed, Shoreham-based guitarist and composer, featuring new music from the forthcoming Stringhenge album sequel: Weald Barrows. The official release of the new album will take place in St Magnus Cathedral, Orkney in June after which Richard will cycle to his concerts all the way to Santiago de Compostela in northern Spain. Saturday 25th April | 7.30pm |…

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Hatful of Rain

April 26 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£14

Hatful of Rain are a Sussex-based trio that have been playing together since 2010. Their music is a blend of British Folk and Americana styles, centred around songs with timeless themes of love and loss, domestic hardships, migration, identity, celebration and grief. Chloe, Fred and Phil perform around a single mic interweaving musical breaks and harmony. “Songs of the Lost and Found is an absolute downpour of riches, their best yet” – Folk Radio. Sunday 26th April | 8pm |…

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Age is a Stage: Drama workshop for over 50’s

April 28 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£10

‘Age is A Stage’ will reignite your creative spark to help you feel forever young! These interactive drama sessions take place in our theatre and are open to all regardless of experience. Participants are encouraged to have fun, break the rules, be silly and playful and look at the world with a fresh perspective unclouded by routine and social media! Open to everyone age 50+

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Matinee Film: Judy

April 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£4

It’s hard to tell where Garland stops and Zellwegger starts Starring Renee Zellwegger. 1968. Fragile Hollywood legend Judy Garland’s ex-husband is demanding custody of her children and she is struggling to pay a $4 million tax bill. She takes up a sold- out residency at London’s Talk of the Town nightclub, but can she keep it together so the show can go on?

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What have plants ever done for us? – A Talk presented by Sussex Wildlife Trust & Wordfest and Ropetackle fundraiser

April 28 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£10

Ending the War on Nature – A series of talks by Sussex Wildlife Trust £10 per show, £40 all five talks (add all events to basket and discount will be applied) Dr Tony Whitbread, independent ecologist and President of the Sussex Wildlife Trust will give three talks from February to June 2020 at Ropetackle Arts Centre on key environmental issues, with an additional talk in May by Henri Brocklebank on marine conservation. There will be a final session in June…

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City Books presents Sam Lee: The Nightingale, Notes on a Songbird

April 29 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£10

Come to the forest, sit by the fireside and listen to intoxicating song, as Sam Lee tells the story of the nightingale. Every year, as darkness falls upon woodlands, the nightingale heralds the arrival of Spring. For thousands of years, its sweet song has inspired musicians, writers and artists around the world, from Germany, France and Italy to Greece, Ukraine and Korea. Passionate conservationist, renowned musician and folk expert Sam Lee tells the full story of the nightingale. This book…

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Tankus The Henge (All standing) + support

April 30 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£15

“..I love that. It reminds me of a mixture of early Kinks, Squeeze and a bit of Blur mashed in. His voice is his own…so great. I love it.” Dave Davies – The Kinks Tankus the Henge have built their reputation on unforgettable song writing, spectacular live performances and relentless hard work, playing hundreds of shows across Europe and building a devoted fan base along the way. Their funk-fuelled repertoire is wildly eclectic, ranging from New Orleans-inspired swing to heavy…

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May 2020

Fringe Treason Show

May 1 @ 8:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£16.50 – £17.50

Now in its record breaking 20th year! Mayday mayday! Yep, The Treason Show needs you! Mainly to join the fray as we poke fun at what’s going on in the news. With hilarious topical sketches and hysterical parody songs for which the show is locally renowned. Friday 1st May | 8pm | £16.50 (£17.50 on the door)

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The Blunter Brothers

May 2 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£15 – £18

The band covers all the hits from artists such as James Brown, Stevie Wonder, Ray Charles, Curtis Mayfield, The Average White Band and many more. Originally from Sussex, The Blunter Brothers formed way back in 1989 and has become established as one of the premiere ‘revue’ acts in the country. The band was headhunted to play the Hammersmith Apollo for comedian Stephen K Amos’ nationwide tour finale and is the only band to have been asked to play at the…

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Jazz Breakfast With Mike Hatchard (May 2020)

May 3 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£12.00

Ropetackle’s regular Sunday morning jazz-fest is legendary, as is its host, the inimitable Mike Hatchard. Every show features one or more well-known music personality for a cool and quirky couple of hours’ entertainment. Buy your coffee and pastry at the bar, take a seat, and start your Sunday the right way.

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Age is a Stage: Drama workshop for over 50’s

May 5 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£10

‘Age is A Stage’ will reignite your creative spark to help you feel forever young! These interactive drama sessions take place in our theatre and are open to all regardless of experience. Participants are encouraged to have fun, break the rules, be silly and playful and look at the world with a fresh perspective unclouded by routine and social media! Open to everyone age 50+

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Short Stories, Tall Tales: The Ugly Duckling (11.30 & 1.30pm)

May 7 @ 11:30 am - 12:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 10th April 2020 at 11:30 am

Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£9

Storytelling for babies, toddlers and parents. Actress and mum Hannah Summers brings classic and modern stories to life through live performance and interactive, creative play. Adventure into stories, explore through the senses and let your little ones’ imaginations run free. Please check the website for story details, there’s a new one every month! An exciting brand new adaptation for Storytelling based on the famous Hans Christian Andersen tale. There’s more to Tully, our ugly duck, who longs for adventure beyond…

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African Night Fever presents: Afro Tropical Dance Party

May 8 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£15 – £17

African Night Fever brings another night of sunshine music and dance party with Kasai Masai as the stars. Known for their unique style of blending traditional sounds of equatorial African Village with a distinctive urban edge, Kasai Masai fuse fast-paced Soukous and Rumba with Congolese folkloric traditions to create infectious dance music. The soaring voice of band leader and lead singer Nickens Koso, accompanied with mesmerising guitar rhythms, leaves no room for standing still. This is truly a night of…

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The Leylines

May 9 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£12 – £15

The Leylines are a West-country collective with a genre-defying, eclectic sound that ranges from traditional folk to full blown festival rock. This unique sound, combined with front-man Steve Mitchell’s lyrics abut life on the road and the state of society, has launched the band into the heart of the live music community and made them firm favourites of the festival circuit. The band released their debut album, Along the Old Straight Track, in June 2016, and their third album, Recover…

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Age is a Stage: Drama workshop for over 50’s

May 12 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£10

‘Age is A Stage’ will reignite your creative spark to help you feel forever young! These interactive drama sessions take place in our theatre and are open to all regardless of experience. Participants are encouraged to have fun, break the rules, be silly and playful and look at the world with a fresh perspective unclouded by routine and social media! Open to everyone age 50+

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Short Stories, Tall Tales: The Ugly Duckling at 11.30 & 1.30 pm

May 15 @ 11:30 am - 12:15 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£9

Storytelling for babies, toddlers and parents. Actress and mum Hannah Summers brings classic and modern stories to life through live performance and interactive, creative play. Adventure into stories, explore through the senses and let your little ones’ imaginations run free. Please check the website for story details, there’s a new one every month! An exciting brand new adaptation for Storytelling based on the famous Hans Christian Andersen tale. There’s more to Tully, our ugly duck, who longs for adventure beyond…

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Jack Lukeman

May 15 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£16

Jack Lukeman is an Irish singer-songwriter, performer, raconteur and a whole lot more besides. A platinum-selling, critically acclaimed artist in his homeland, in recent years Lukeman has devoted more of his time to winning a growing fanbase in the UK and abroad. In this regard, he has toured the UK as Special Guest on tours by artists as varied as Imelda May, Jools Holland, The Proclaimers and Neil Sedaka, and is currently promoting “Magic Days”, his latest album of idiosyncratic…

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Barnstormers Comedy Club – May 2020

May 16 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£13.50

Three top comics and a barrel of laughs the third Saturday of every month. Unbeatable sell-out Saturday night entertainment cabaret style and the perfect way to get together with your mates. Each month our compere introduces three top acts from the comedy circuit. A barnstorming night out! Acts are announced on this page two weeks ahead of the show. Strictly over 18s only.

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Mental Hell presents: Nekromantix plus The Hillmans

May 17 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£12

Nekromantix are a musical unearthing of B-horror fiction, featuring monsters, zombies, vampires and werewolves ripped from the pages of literature, comic books and celluloid and all underscored with a darkly romantic sensibility balanced with an irreverent and even darker sense of humour! The Nekromantix psychobilly back-catalogue boasts enduring classics like the unapologetically hooky yet undeniably fierce ‘Who Killed the Cheerleader?’ and ‘Gargoyles Over Copenhagen’ alongside the subversively sentimental ‘Haunted Cathouse’ and ‘Subcultural Girl.’ With echoes of rock n’ roll and…

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Age is a Stage: Drama workshop for over 50’s

May 19 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£10

‘Age is A Stage’ will reignite your creative spark to help you feel forever young! These interactive drama sessions take place in our theatre and are open to all regardless of experience. Participants are encouraged to have fun, break the rules, be silly and playful and look at the world with a fresh perspective unclouded by routine and social media! Open to everyone age 50+

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Rewilding the Channel – a talk presented by Sussex Wildlife Trust & Wordfest and Ropetackle Fundraiser

May 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£10

Ending the War on Nature – A series of talks by Sussex Wildlife Trust £10 per show, £40 all five talks (add all events to basket and discount will be applied) Dr Tony Whitbread, independent ecologist and President of the Sussex Wildlife Trust will give three talks from February to June 2020 at Ropetackle Arts Centre on key environmental issues, with an additional talk in May by Henri Brocklebank on marine conservation. There will be a final session in June…

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Nell Bryden

May 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£20

With this tour, New Yorker Nell has gone back to her roots and followed the traditional sonic footsteps of her idols Dusty Springfield, Aretha Franklin and Carole King. Having recorded an album (to tape!) at Ray Davies Konk Studios in London, Nell’s songs reference a soon to be released debut novel, for which this music is a companion album. You will of course hear the more well-known songs from this BBC Radio 2 darling, including songs of hers covered by…

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Garlic Theatre Presents: Billy Goats Gruff

May 28 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£4 – £26

Who’s that trip trapping over my bridge? This is the simple story of three hungry goats and a grumpy old troll, told with a gentle ecological message. Watch out for the dance of the oats, the flying troll and loads and loads of rubbish. Garlic Theatre create a magical world to entrance and delight a young audience. With puppets, live music, storytelling and singing. We travel to Sweden where the troll lives happily under his bridge fishing. Nobody knows he…

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Saturday Sessions: Africa Take Part Workshops at 11.30am and 2pm

May 28 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£5

African Night Fever and Ropetackle Centre proudly invite you to take part in this special family-friendly event of fun-packed workshops for an experience of the spirit of West Africa and its cultures. All workshops are designed for all abilities and are open for family participation. Fun Dance workshop Learn to move to the beats of West Africa and sing and clap along to the joyous traditional songs. Fun circle African drumming for all ages. African themed Arts & Crafts. Listen…

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Ivo Graham: The Game Of Life

May 29 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£15

The time for faff is over: has Big Daddy Graham got the skillz (anecdotes/banter/topical asides) to pay da billz (gas/water/electric)? More hilariously anxious blather from one of the most hilariously anxious blatherers in the business. Most recently nominated for Dave’s Edinburgh Comedy Award after a sell-out run at the 2019 Fringe Festival. Also spotted on Live At The Apollo, Mock The Week, Live from the BBC, Cats Does Countdown, Richard Osman's House of Games, Roast Battle, Hypothetical, The Stand Up…

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June 2020

Age is a Stage: Drama workshop for over 50’s

June 2 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£10

‘Age is A Stage’ will reignite your creative spark to help you feel forever young! These interactive drama sessions take place in our theatre and are open to all regardless of experience. Participants are encouraged to have fun, break the rules, be silly and playful and look at the world with a fresh perspective unclouded by routine and social media! Open to everyone age 50+

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Jazz Breakfast: June

June 7 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£12

Ropetackle’s regular monthly jazz concert with the inimitable Mike Hatchard, expect special guests and plenty of wonderful live jazz music. Artists TBC Pastries and cakes will be available to purchase.

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Age is a Stage: Drama workshop for over 50’s

June 9 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£10

‘Age is A Stage’ will reignite your creative spark to help you feel forever young! These interactive drama sessions take place in our theatre and are open to all regardless of experience. Participants are encouraged to have fun, break the rules, be silly and playful and look at the world with a fresh perspective unclouded by routine and social media! Open to everyone age 50+

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Short Stories Tall Tales presents: The Hare and the Tortoise at 11.30 & 1.30pm

June 9 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£4 – £9

In one of the most famous of Aesop’s fables, a very cheeky and boastful Hare gloats that he’s the fastest creature in the whole wood. A tortoise sick of bickering on this topic volunteers to race him and Hare learns an important lesson. Hannah’s inventive and energetic retelling follows the Hare and the Tortoise through, over and round the forest obstacles and working together, your little ones learn that it isn’t all about who wins the chase, slow and steady…

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Ending the war on nature – A talk presented by Sussex Wildlife Trust & Wordfest and Ropetackle Fundraiser

June 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£10

Ending the War on Nature – A series of talks by Sussex Wildlife Trust £10 per show, £40 all five talks (add all events to basket and discount will be applied) Dr Tony Whitbread, independent ecologist and President of the Sussex Wildlife Trust will give three talks from February to June 2020 at Ropetackle Arts Centre on key environmental issues, with an additional talk in May by Henri Brocklebank on marine conservation. There will be a final session in June…

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Short Stories, Tall Tales: The Giraffe Who Wouldn’t Bath at 11.30 & also 1.30

June 11 @ 11:30 am - 12:15 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£4 – £9

Storytelling for babies, toddlers and parents. £9 adult & child; £5 addt adult; £4 addt child Actress and mum Hannah Summers brings classic and modern stories to life through live performance and interactive, creative play. Adventure into stories, explore through the senses and let your little ones’ imaginations run free. Please check the website for story details, there’s a new one every month! Suitable for ages 0-4 years. Duration 45 mins. Gerald the baby giraffe doesn’t like water, but like…

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Judie Tzuke – The Heart, Soul & Piano Tour

June 13 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£26

Fresh from the highly acclaimed, sell-out Woman To Woman UK tour with fellow artistes Beverley Craven and Julia Fordham, Judie Tzuke makes a welcome return to the stage. The Heart, Soul & Piano tour sees Judie performing some of her classic back catalogue with stunning new piano arrangements and accompanied by some of her favourite musicians. Judie is one of the UK’s most beloved singer/songwriters having burst onto the music scene in 1979 with her evergreen standard ‘Stay With Me…

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Age is a Stage: Drama workshop for over 50’s

June 16 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£10

‘Age is A Stage’ will reignite your creative spark to help you feel forever young! These interactive drama sessions take place in our theatre and are open to all regardless of experience. Participants are encouraged to have fun, break the rules, be silly and playful and look at the world with a fresh perspective unclouded by routine and social media! Open to everyone age 50+

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The Kites and Friends

June 18 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£10 – £12

The Kites are a sum of three significant parts – as songwriters in their own right, they are singer and virtuoso guitarist Mark Allen, soul vocalist and percussionist Jack Cryer and rhythm man with a dreamy voice Matt Hodgson. They share a close relationship with guitar maestro Richard Durrant and his label LongMan Records. Mark Allen was one third of Ungagged with Richard and Tom Arnold, while Jack Cryer has entertained the warm Shoreham audiences many times as a solo…

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Short Stories, Tall Tales: The Giraffe Who Wouldn’t Bath at 11.30 & also 1.30pm

June 19 @ 11:30 am - 12:15 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£4 – £9

Storytelling for babies, toddlers and parents. Actress and mum Hannah Summers brings classic and modern stories to life through live performance and interactive, creative play. Adventure into stories, explore through the senses and let your little ones’ imaginations run free. Please check the website for story details, there’s a new one every month! Suitable for ages 0-4 years. Duration 45 mins. £9 adult & child; £5 addt adult; £4 addt child Gerald the baby giraffe doesn’t like water, but like…

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Short Stories, Tall Tales: The Giraffe Who Wouldn’t Bath – 11.30 & also 1.30pm

June 19 @ 11:30 am - 12:15 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£4 – £9

Storytelling for babies, toddlers and parents. Actress and mum Hannah Summers brings classic and modern stories to life through live performance and interactive, creative play. Adventure into stories, explore through the senses and let your little ones’ imaginations run free. Please check the website for story details, there’s a new one every month! Suitable for ages 0-4 years. Duration 45 mins. £9 adult & child; £5 addt adult; £4 addt child Gerald the baby giraffe doesn’t like water, but like…

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Tutti Frutti Presents: Sweet Dreams: 11.30 & also 2.30

June 20 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£4 – £32

TICKET PRICE: £9.95, £32 family of four Tutti Frutti presents a one hour show for all sleepyheads aged 3+ and their families. Leave the ordinary behind and step into a place of wonder; Snuggle down in a place of still, silent sleepy slumber, a place just for you… Every night bedtime comes around, but tonight Ivy cannot sleep. When she and her favourite toy rabbit, Bun Bun, find themselves alone on the moon, sleeping is not so easy. The moon…

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Barnstormers Comedy club: June 2020

June 20 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£13.50 – £15

Get together with your mates for a Barnstorming night out! Enjoy unbeatable stand-up comedy on the 3rd Saturday of every month from some of the biggest names on the UK comedy circuit (and beyond.) With three different acts a month alongside a top MC, this is Saturday night entertainment at its finest. Strictly for the over-18s. Seats can be reserved for parties of 6 or more. £13.50 advance, £15 on the door LINE-UP TBC

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Age is a Stage: Drama workshop for over 50’s

June 23 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£10

‘Age is A Stage’ will reignite your creative spark to help you feel forever young! These interactive drama sessions take place in our theatre and are open to all regardless of experience. Participants are encouraged to have fun, break the rules, be silly and playful and look at the world with a fresh perspective unclouded by routine and social media! Open to everyone age 50+

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Age is a Stage: Drama workshop for over 50’s

June 30 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£10

‘Age is A Stage’ will reignite your creative spark to help you feel forever young! These interactive drama sessions take place in our theatre and are open to all regardless of experience. Participants are encouraged to have fun, break the rules, be silly and playful and look at the world with a fresh perspective unclouded by routine and social media! Open to everyone age 50+

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July 2020

Jazz Breakfast: July

July 5 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£12

Ropetackle’s regular monthly jazz concert with the inimitable Mike Hatchard, expect special guests and plenty of wonderful live jazz music. Artists TBC Pastries and cakes will be available to purchase.

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Short Stories Tall Tales presents: The Hare and the Tortoise at 11.30 & 1.30 pm

July 17 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£4 – £9

In one of the most famous of Aesop’s fables, a very cheeky and boastful Hare gloats that he’s the fastest creature in the whole wood. A tortoise sick of bickering on this topic volunteers to race him and Hare learns an important lesson. Hannah’s inventive and energetic retelling follows the Hare and the Tortoise through, over and round the forest obstacles and working together, your little ones learn that it isn’t all about who wins the chase, slow and steady…

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Windmill Young Actors present: Drama and Film Summer School

July 27 @ 9:30 am - July 31 @ 3:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until 31st July 2020

Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£145

Recommended for age 8 – 18 years: Monday – Friday from 9:30am – 3:30pm Monday 27th, , Tuesday 28th, Wednesday 29th, Thursday 30th & Friday 31st July 2020 £145 full, £125 extra sibling, £100 conc, “The young people develop a love of drama whilst having heaps of fun! “ DRAMA. SCRIPT WRITING. FILM MAKING. PHYSICAL THEATRE. PUPPETRY. STAGE FIGHTING AND COMEDY. A fun packed week where you can learn new skills from industry professionals with the award Winning Windmill Young…

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Windmill Young Actors present: Drama and Film Summer School

July 28 @ 9:30 am - August 1 @ 3:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until 31st July 2020

Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£145

Recommended for age 8 – 18 years: Monday – Friday from 9:30am – 3:30pm Monday 27th, , Tuesday 28th, Wednesday 29th, Thursday 30th & Friday 31st July 2020 £145 full, £125 extra sibling, £100 conc, “The young people develop a love of drama whilst having heaps of fun! “ DRAMA. SCRIPT WRITING. FILM MAKING. PHYSICAL THEATRE. PUPPETRY. STAGE FIGHTING AND COMEDY. A fun packed week where you can learn new skills from industry professionals with the award Winning Windmill Young…

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Windmill Young Actors present: Drama and Film Summer School

July 29 @ 9:30 am - August 2 @ 3:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until 31st July 2020

Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£145

Recommended for age 8 – 18 years: Monday – Friday from 9:30am – 3:30pm Monday 27th, , Tuesday 28th, Wednesday 29th, Thursday 30th & Friday 31st July 2020 £145 full, £125 extra sibling, £100 conc, “The young people develop a love of drama whilst having heaps of fun! “ DRAMA. SCRIPT WRITING. FILM MAKING. PHYSICAL THEATRE. PUPPETRY. STAGE FIGHTING AND COMEDY. A fun packed week where you can learn new skills from industry professionals with the award Winning Windmill Young…

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Windmill Young Actors present: Drama and Film Summer School

July 30 @ 9:30 am - August 3 @ 3:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until 31st July 2020

Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£145

Recommended for age 8 – 18 years: Monday – Friday from 9:30am – 3:30pm Monday 27th, , Tuesday 28th, Wednesday 29th, Thursday 30th & Friday 31st July 2020 £145 full, £125 extra sibling, £100 conc, “The young people develop a love of drama whilst having heaps of fun! “ DRAMA. SCRIPT WRITING. FILM MAKING. PHYSICAL THEATRE. PUPPETRY. STAGE FIGHTING AND COMEDY. A fun packed week where you can learn new skills from industry professionals with the award Winning Windmill Young…

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Windmill Young Actors present: Drama and Film Summer School

July 31 @ 9:30 am - August 4 @ 3:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until 31st July 2020

Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£145

Recommended for age 8 – 18 years: Monday – Friday from 9:30am – 3:30pm Monday 27th, , Tuesday 28th, Wednesday 29th, Thursday 30th & Friday 31st July 2020 £145 full, £125 extra sibling, £100 conc, “The young people develop a love of drama whilst having heaps of fun! “ DRAMA. SCRIPT WRITING. FILM MAKING. PHYSICAL THEATRE. PUPPETRY. STAGE FIGHTING AND COMEDY. A fun packed week where you can learn new skills from industry professionals with the award Winning Windmill Young…

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August 2020

Short Stories, Tall Tales: Astronaut Amy at 11.30 and then 1.30pm

August 13 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on 10th April 2020 at 11:30 am

Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£4 – £9

TICKET PRICE: £9, £5, £4 Storytelling for babies, toddlers and parents: Suitable for ages 0-4 years. Duration 45 mins. Actress and mum Hannah Summers brings classic and modern stories to life through live performance and interactive, creative play. Adventure into stories, explore through the senses and let your little ones’ imaginations run free. Please check the website for story details, there’s a new one every month! Amy is a quiet girl, but Amy’s life is LOUD. Her family are LOUD.…

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Short Stories, Tall Tales: Astronaut Amy at 11.30 & also 1.30pm

August 21 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£4 – £9

TICKET PRICE: £9, £5, £4: Suitable for ages 0-4 years. Duration 45 mins. Storytelling for babies, toddlers and parents. Actress and mum Hannah Summers brings classic and modern stories to life through live performance and interactive, creative play. Adventure into stories, explore through the senses and let your little ones’ imaginations run free. Please check the website for story details, there’s a new one every month! Amy is a quiet girl, but Amy’s life is LOUD. Her family are LOUD.…

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September 2020

Short Stories, Tall Tales: The Gingerbread Man at 11.30 and also 1.30

September 10 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£4 – £9

Storytelling for babies, toddlers and parents: Suitable for ages 0-4 years. Duration 45 mins. Actress and mum Hannah Summers brings classic and modern stories to life through live performance and interactive, creative play. Adventure into stories, explore through the senses and let your little ones’ imaginations run free. Please check the website for story details, there’s a new one every month! “Come and meet my curious gingerbread man who discovers he has arms and legs and a cherry nose! He…

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Lindisfarne 50th Anniversary Tour

September 12 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£30

Ropetackle is delighted to welcome legendary 70’s folk-rock pioneers Lindisfarne, with a classic five-piece line-up of long-time members fronted by founder-member Rod Clements on vocals, mandolin, fiddle and slide guitar. With unforgettable classics, such as: Meet Me On The Corner, Fog On The Tyne, Lady Eleanor and Run For Home and a reputation for live performance that is second-to-none, Lindisfarne’s power to galvanize festival and concert audiences remains undimmed and is guaranteed to get the crowd on their feet and…

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October 2020

Dana Gillespie and the London Blues Band

October 16 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street
Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5EG United Kingdom
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£15

Dana Gillespie made her first record in 1964 and all these years later she is still recording. In 2019 she released her 70th album called ‘Under My Bed’ for Ace Records. In the 1970s, Dana performed as the first Mary Magdalene in the West End musical ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’. David Bowie wrote the song ‘Andy Warhol’ for which she was the vocalist on the ‘Ziggy Stardust’ album. Blues music has always been her first love. Dana is accompanied by The…

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