WHAT ANNOYS – DELIGHTS – AND IS OFTEN UNEXPLAINED.
What is ANNOYING me this week?
What is DELIGHTING me this week?
Quadrophenia – Tamworth
Rodrigo y Gabriela – Live Manchester and Dublin.
SOME OF MY DOINGS:
This week I want to promote a few events that are taking place over the coming weeks and involve some of my good friends.
26th January – Tamworth Assembly Rooms sees the return of Floydian Slip who provided the excellent sound for our production of the Wall last June.
This gig promises and evening of Pink Floyd beyond the Wall and includes the complete Dark Side of the Moon album.
Tickets are available from Tamworth Information Centre.
THE BEATLES IN TAMWORTH
1st February sees the 50th Anniversary of The Beatles performance at the Tamworth Assembly rooms and to mark this event a weekend of Beatles themed performances.
The 1st Feb sees the Counterfeit Beatles playing on the very same stage, followed by on 2nd Feb Tamworth Music Scene does the Beatles, which includes a performance from Poetry Trail Singer and Guitarist Barry Hunt with his daughter Chloe, along with performances from Colin Brown and Friends, Daniel Thompson and Friends, Structures, The Ganders and Pressure Kids plus DJ Malys with a set of 60’s classics.
The performers will be delivering their takes on Beatles Classics.
Promises to be another great night of music.
QUADROPHENIA COMES TO TAMWORTH.
Tamworth Repertory Theatre is to stage a new version of Quadrophenia.
Simon Quinn the Director has received permission from Pete Townsend of the Who to stage a new scripted version which delivers a roller coaster theatrical, musical and multi arts exploration of the counter culture, fashion and identity, gender, anti-social behaviour, intergenerational timeline, drug misuse and mental health illness and attitudes.
The project launch is on Saturday 12th January between 11:00 and 3:00pm at the Assembly Rooms.
We are inviting you to become part of this Community Arts project. If you are an individual, a community group or a school/college that is interested in acting, dance, music, visual art, photography, textiles etc and wish to express an interest in becoming involved in this project, please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or call Arts and Events team, Tamworth on 01827 709314.
SOME OF MY COMING SOON DOINGS
Up and Coming Readings.
18th Jan – Spoken Worlds – Burton-on-Trent.
19th Feb – Poetry Alight – Spark Café – Lichfield.