The Power of Compassion
Tashi Lhunpo Monastery Tour 2004
St Michael's Church, Mytholmroyd
8.00pm (to 10.00pm approx)
Following their triumphant sell-out
performance at the 2002 Festival, we are
delighted to welcome back the monks from
Tashi Lhunpo. They bring a programme of
dances, music and chants, which illustrate
the full range and diversity of this
astonishing culture. The monastery
(established in South India following the
Chinese occupation of Tibet) is famous for
its unique traditions of masked dances and
William Blake: Man without a Mask
Little Theatre, Holme Street, Hebden Bridge
An inspiring and moving journey through the mind of the visionary genius
William Blake by Britain's leading poetry and prose performer, Ruth Rosen.
Poet, painter, engraver and prophet, William Blake was one of England's most
fascinating and original sons. She draws from his poems, letters and prose to
present a sensitive and dynamic insight into Blake as artist, poet and visionary.
"An inspired theatrical performance of great power and beauty" (Time Out).