Festival events
Thursday June 26


by Simon Rae

Little Theatre, Holme Street, Hebden Bridge
2 performances
6.30pm (to 7.30pm approx)
9.00pm (to 10.00pm approx)

Poet John Clare's escape from an asylum forms the basis of Simon Rae's radical play. Frightening, funny and heart-rending this explosive one-man show is performed by David Keller. Winner of the Edinburgh Fringe 2002 Highlight Award. "David Keller delivers an impressive performance as the wounded, manic poet" (Time Out)

Festival Concert:


Heptonstall Parish Church
8.00pm (to 9.30pm approx)
£6 (£4); £1 for students

This small vocal ensemble is gaining a reputation for "lively and moving" performances of unaccompanied music. The programme includes motets, madrigals and popular songs from the 15th century to the present day.

Late Night Extra - Peter Griggs: Guitar

Square One, New Road, Hebden Bridge
10.00pm (to midnight approx) Late bar
£5 (£4) - on the door

Originally from New York and now based in Dusseldorf, guitarist Peter Griggs is touring solo concerts throughout the country this summer. He specialises in Latin jazz, flamenco Nuevo and Brazilian music, adding in some original compositions along the way. A real treat!