Food Words at Tea-time Hebden Bridge Little Theatre, Holme Street, Hebden Bridge "5 for 6" (food served from 5.00pm; readings from 6.00pm to 7.00pm) Free entrance; various prices for food
Break your working, or walking, week with a CALDERGRUB tea and local food products, to the accompaniment of a poetry and prose selection of delicious readings on the theme of Food!<
Only My Words Can Dance Heptonstall Parish Church 7.30pm £7 (£5); £1 for under 16s
Programme built around the world premiere of the song cycle Only My Words Can Dance, specially commissioned by the Festival; music by Daniel Bath, poems by Ian Emberson. Also, Ibert, Rodrigo, Vivaldi and Boccherini. Performers: Daniel Bath (tenor), Robin Hill (guitar), Munch Manship (woodwind). Sponsored by ASDA
Bob Dylan & The History of RocknRoll - an evening with writer MichaelGray Hebden Bridge Little Theatre, Holme Street, Hebden Bridge 8.00pm £6 (£4)
Michael Gray, is an acknowledged world authority on Bob Dylans work. His talks are lively, witty and acute, and mix surprising slices of music with a thoroughly entertaining, fresh account of music history and Dylans part in it. Michaels book Song & Dance Man III: The Art of Bob Dylan has earned magnificent reviews. Called "essential" (Folk Roots), "overwhelming" (The Times), "an event" (Q), Andrew Motion picked it as one of the 3 best books of the year 2000.