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CoHERE Folk Oratorio ‘Rivers of our being’ and Heritage Festival

Structured as a heritage festival, this series of performances, roundtables and more formal talks, running throughout November in Edinburgh, Scotland, will culminate in an oratorio specifically created for the festival, and premiered at the Scottish Storytelling Centre on 30th November 2018. This event will involve partners Heriot-Watt University, the Latvian Academy of Culture, Newcastle University and the Storytelling Centre collaborating…

Mary’s Hand

Mary’s Hand is a new work of music theatre. Mary Tudor, first Queen of England, invites the audience to participate in her story through an interactive game of cards, much of which resonates with the present: religious conflict; female leadership; England’s relationship with Europe; the role of the monarchy itself.

Pipe Bands Championships, Bangor, Co. Down, Northern Ireland

Hosted by The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association, Bangor will be hosting the Pipe Band Championships. The RSPBA is the recognised Centre of Excellence for the promotion and development of Pipe Band Music internationally. With over 40 bands and 50 Drum Majors competing at this event, it is impressive to spectate and a fantastic day out for all the family.…