Lakeside Arts
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‘Four Thousand Winters’


Thursday 10 December, 7.30pm
Djanogly Recital Hall

Theatre & Dance
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THIS PERFORMANCE TOOK PLACE IN 2009 A programme of song and spoken word from the Northwestern fringes of Europe - traditional and medieval sources from Ireland, England and Norway - tales of polar bears, crows, princesses, snow, darkness, frost, firesides, love, trickery and some happy endings... for adults and children aged 10+. Joglaresa are joined by storyteller Sally Pomme Clayton who has performed with The London Sinfonietta, The Brodsky Quartet, Welsh National Opera, and at WOMAD. Together they create a mesmerising atmosphere of stories and songs as Sally Pomme Clayton draws on her extensive repertoire of tales to create a spellbinding performance. ‘irresistibly catchy tunes…Joglaresa’s imaginative use of improvisation creates an exciting air of authenticity… compulsive rhythmic energy …luxuriantly ornamental solos’ The Telegraph