Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 278

THOMAS McCARTHY TRAVELLER LIFE, SONGS & STORIES WORKSHOP
http://www.thomasmccarthyfolk.com/

Sunday 8th. December 2019
10.45 a.m.- 4.45 p.m.
Places £35. Booking form available here.
(£17 for two under 25-year olds)

The Elephant & Castle,
White Hill,
Lewes
BN7 2DJ

Thomas McCarthy 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 singing strong.

The workshop will cover traditional traveller songs, stories old & new, and the realities of traveller life today together with its history. As well as being a spellbinding performer, Thomas is a gifted teacher in great demand at schools, festivals and traditional music venues at home & abroad.

ON SATURDAY 7th. DECEMBER THOMAS McCARTHY PERFORMS AT LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB IN THE EVENING
AT THE ELEPHANT & CASTLE

(admission £8; advance tickets available from address at end of the booking form)

Provisional Timetable

10.45 Registration & coffee; order lunch (refreshments are not included)
12.30 Lunch
15.00 Tea/coffee break
16.45 Finish

N.B. Booking is recommended as numbers are limited.
Maps & accommodation lists will be sent in advance if requested.

Valmai Goodyear,
20, St. John's Terrace,
LEWES,
East Sussex
BN7 2DL

Tel. (01273) 476757
e-mail: Valmai Goodyear
Website: http://www.lewessaturdayfolkclub.org/