Festival events
Friday June 27

Horrid Henry School Event

with Francesca Simon

Central Street School, Hebden Bridge
2.00pm to 3.00pm
School bookings ring 01422 842684

A rare opportunity to meet the author of the best-selling Horrid Henry series. In this lively event Francesca Simon will talk about the world's naughtiest child and where she finds the ideas for his very worst antics. Find out how a book is put together and then be the first to listen to a brand new Horrid Henry adventure!

Clive James and Pete Atkin: Together At Last Again

Picture House, New Road, Hebden Bridge
8.00pm (to 10.00pm approx)
£15 (£14)

There's a major revival of interest in Clive James and Pete Atkin's witty and entertaining songs. Clive brings his acerbic commentary on life to the stage while Pete sings their songs with occasional help from Clive... 'this perfect remedy to chat show doldrums'

Vergine Gulbenkian

Stubbing Wharf Pub, King Street, Hebden Bridge
8.00pm (to 10.00pm approx.)
£4 (£3) - on the door

Vergine is a stunning storyteller from Armenia who has visited Stubbing Wharf a number of times and always entrances and engages her audience. This time she is telling folk tales and wonder tales from her native land.

Late Night Extra - with Dogsbody

Little Theatre, Holme Street, Hebden Bridge
10.30pm (to half-past midnight approx). Late bar
£5 (£4) - on the door

A soulful combination of beautiful guitar, the nation's only skin whistle playing, and the fabulous voice of Kate Canary. This inimitable duo (plus guests) sing of nature, love and truth, and guarantee a performance that's absolutely not to be missed.