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November Sat 23
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 275
SIMON MAYOR MANDOLIN WORKSHOP
http://www.mandolin.co.uk/
Saturday 23rd. November 10.45 a.m.- 4.45 p.m.
Places 35 (2 under-25-year-olds 17) Elephant & Castle White Hill Lewes BN7 2DJ
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Simon's hilarious banter and mandolin wizardry (he's one of the world's leading virtuosos, not to mention his fine guitar and fiddle playing) meets Hilary's "wonderfully honey-dripping voice" and unusual basses. She might even manage a step-dance if the wind's in the right direction. Hear them at... more
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Sun 24
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 277
SIMON MAYOR FIDDLE WORKSHOP
http://www.mandolin.co.uk/
Sunday 24th. November 10.45 a.m.- 4.45 p.m.
Places 35 (2 under-25-year-olds 17)
Elephant & Castle White Hill Lewes BN7 2DJ
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Mon 25
@ The Elephant and Castle
Vulvanomics: The Victorian (Com)modification of the Female Body and its current consequences.

Victorian women are often perceived as paragons of virtue. However, to nineteenth-century doctors, their unruly, problematic bodies required control often in extreme ways. While we might think of... more

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Sat 30
@ The Elephant and Castle
Bob is a genuine Sussex traditional singer with a beautiful, flexible voice & and an unusual repertoire of songs ranging from humorous, to stirring, wistful, tragic, & historical.

Bob will give us two 45-minute sets & the rest of the evening is filled by members of the audience doing a song... more

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December Sat 07
@ The Elephant and Castle
Thomas McCarthy (www.thomasmccarthyfolk.com) is an Irish traveller, singer & storyteller. He comes from Birr in County Offaly in Ireland. His family are the McCarthys who settled there generations ago. Thomas comes from a long line of old traditional singers & musicians who kept the tradition of... more
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Sun 08
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 278
THOMAS McCARTHY: TRAVELLER LIFE, SONGS & STORIES WORKSHOP
www.thomasmccarthyfolk.com
Places 35 (2 under-25-year-olds 17)
Sunday 8th. December 10.45 a.m.- 4.45 p.m.
Elephant & Castle White Hill, Lewes BN7 2DJ

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Sat 14
@ The Elephant and Castle
A selection of beautiful old West Gallery carols from Sussex villages accompanied by flute, fiddle, serpent, bassoon, clarinet, concertinas & recorder. Between the carols are readings about Christmas in Sussex in the past, and the musicians play lively dance tunes from old Sussex manuscripts. There... more
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We light the open fire and a blaze of candles and serve home-made mince pies. Ballgowns are optional. Bring a seasonal party piece or choose a carol for everyone to join in from our own carol book. We always finish with the Sussex carol 'Shepherds Arise' sung by firelight and candlelight... more
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Sat 28
@ The Elephant and Castle
Pepper's Ghost (www.magiclanterns.co.uk) presents a charming evening with Allan & Rene Marriott's Victorian Magic Lantern. Beautiful, funny and nostalgic slides combine with music & readings from Charlotte Oliver & Richard Spong to make a fascinating & absorbing show. Some of the slides are... more
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January Sat 04
@ The Elephant and Castle
The Copper Family of Rottingdean in Sussex sing the songs their family has loved and preserved for at least seven generations - songs of farming, sailing, love, drink, war, sport, drama and comedy. They use the vocal harmonies handed down through the generations as well. They are as Sussex as chalk... more
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