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Events– Days 1 to 11
Order of events from 27th June to 7th July 2007

The Playground Party
Featuring: Courtney Pine, Kate Rusby, the James Taylor Quartet, Eliza Carthy and the Ratcatchers, Cara Robinson and much more

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Day 8 – Wednesday 04.07.07

Acoustic Folk

Featuring leeds folk theatre partisans, and tiny tin lady

The Folk Theatre Partisans are the collective force of four of Leeds’ finest solo folk musicians Benjamin Wetherill, Sam Barrett, David Broad and Michael Rossiter. Expect solo performances, collaborations and new interpretations of some old classics.

Tiny Tin Lady are a feisty, folksy, female four piece whose devastating blend of roots integrity and pop sensibilities has been stunning audiences all over the country. They have, in only 3 years, forged a reputation as powerful performers and appeared at many of the UK’s biggest music events including Glastonbury. Their album “The Sound Of Requiem ” was given four stars by Mojo.

“Absolutely great,wonderful harmonies” -Robert Plant (Led Zeppelin)

“Sheer dynamite. Powerful,vibrant, full of life - a terrific band” -Guardian

Advance booking recommended!

Garforth Working Mens’ Club (in their centenary year),
£5 (£3.50)
Ticket hotline: 07982 215613
Email: tickets@garforthartsfestival.co.uk
TICKETS available for this event online from www.digyorkshire.com


Play in a Day – Unlimited Theatre Company

This educational showcase does exactly what it says in the title, Unlimited Theatre Company will work with students and teachers from Garfor th Community College’s Drama department to produce ‘a play in a day ’.

The evening will include an introduction to the production as well as a question and answer
session at the end. Listen to how the day went at PodcastGarfor th. Follow the link at www.garforth.leeds.sch.uk

Garforth Community College, 7.30pm
£3.50 (£2)
Tickets available from Garforth Community College 0113 286 9091 Ext 302

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Discounts and Concessions
Where concession rates are advertised, these apply to: senior citizens, children under 16, NUS students, and anyone receiving unemployment or disability benefit (upon proof of entitlement).
For 'The Playgrount Party' on July 7th, a limited number of discounted tickets at £8.50 will be made available to local residents. For full details, contact the festival box office or phone the hotline on 07982 215613

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