HUMAN SONG I BIRD SONG – An Evening of Poetry & Music
Saturday 4 March 6-8pm, £15 in advance £18 on the door. Bookings
An evening of poetry, birdsong and music arranged by Pippa Haywood with Mark Meadows and violinist Theo May.
Performance Starts at c 6:15 and runs for approx 1hr 20.
“I am the song that sings the bird.
.. I am the word that speaks the man.”
Taking the current exhibition as it’s starting point, the evening will look at birdsong and it’s relationship to poetry and the human voice. The event will include both live and recorded readings interspersed with birdsong and original compositions by Theo May.
Pippa’s wide ranging TV and radio work has made her a familiar voice to many . She is a regular reader for Poetry Please on Radio 4 and has appeared in numerous TV comedies and dramas.
Mark Meadows is a local actor and singer who will also be known to many for his work in radio, TV and theatre.
Theo May is an inspired young musician currently studying composition at the Royal College of Music.