Party in the theatre Thursday 28 July 2011
An evening of poetry, prose and music, raffle prizes, a lucky dip - and lots of books!
Our thanks go to the following, who read so beautifully:
Cynthia Whelan, Caroline Pennington, Graham Thompson, Peggy Tout, Marilynn Timms, Sue Chadd, Miki Byrne, Anthony Hentschel, Nick John and Chloe of the Midnight Storytellers.
Music from special guest - Keith Thompson
Keith is a professional musician with may years of performing experience. He recently appeared at the prestigious Postonja Blues Festival with Ten Years After and Paul Lamb and the Kingsnakes; in Poland alongside Jeremy Spencer (Fleetwood Mac) and at festivals in Lancashire, Swanage, Banbury Upton and the Gloucester Rhythm & Blues Festival.
Keith's guitar work can be heard on several albums and as incidental music on television. He recently recorded an album of acoustic roots material, "Steel Strings and Bruised Reed".
Listen to Keith playing at the Midsummer Madness party here.
At the Midsummer Madness party at Writers in the Brewery, Keith teamed up with Nick John to perform the wornderfully atmospheric 'Undertow'. Watch the performance here.