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Coming Up:

Monday 19th February - 8:00 pm

Kit Hawes and Aaron Catlow + support from Ewan McLennan

Tickets: £10

Kit Hawes and Aaron Catlow are a Bristol based duo playing acoustic, folk and roots music.

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Thursday 22nd February - 7:00 pm

Cornwall - 3 documentary films by Diana Taylor

Tickets: Free Entry - donations please

Redcliffe films was set up in 2011 by Diana Taylor & Anthea Page who have both worked in the film business (BBC TV). There will be three films shown – Man Engine, Hidden in History Women in St Ives Industries and 3 Strange Storms & Symphonies – the life of George LLoyd, Cornish Composer. He is currently no 16 and 17 in the Classical charts with his 6th and 7th Symphonies. He is featured in the film with his own voice telling his life story. The film is set against the Cornish landscape which influenced much of his music.
These films are being donated by Diana Taylor & Anthea Page as a fundraiser for The Acorn.

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Friday 23rd February - 8:00 pm

Steve Knightley

Tickets: £18

In his highly anticipated 2018 solo tour ‘Songs & Stories’, multi-award-winning songwriter Steve Knightley invites his audience on a musical journey, charting the winding roads of his unrivalled career. The Show of Hands frontman (“One of the great English bands” – Peter Gabriel) showcases a setlist peppered with classic gems such as ‘Cousin Jack’, ‘AIG’ and ‘Country Life’ with his inimitable passion and flair. And in a rare glimpse into the personal playlist of a songwriting legend, Knightley also pays tribute to some of his influences along the way, from Dylan to Radiohead.

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Saturday 24th February - 7:30 pm

The LOST Will and Testament of Jake Thackray

Tickets: £11

‘A hilarious and heartfelt celebration of the life and songs of one of this country’s finest and funniest wordsmiths. Highly entertaining whether you are discovering Jake for the first time, or an ardent fan.’

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Thursday 1st March - 5:00 pm

Aunty Emily and the Missing Melody

Tickets: £6

Aunty Emily is a children’s storytelling play with puppetry and music.

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