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Posted By: GUEST,henryp
02-Nov-15 - 05:29 AM
Thread Name: Joe Hill - 100 year anniversary
Subject: RE: Joe Hill - 100 year anniversary
Liverpool and Salford, England; The Play 'The Joe Hill Dream'

written by John Fay, (TV: Brookside, Coronation Street, and The Mill. Stage: The Cruel Sea and Unprotected), Directed by Tom McLennan and performed by Dingle Community and Vauxy Theatre, will be staged at:

Valley Theatre, Netherley, Liverpool 7.30pm, Wednesday 18 November (free)
The Brindley, Runcorn, 7.30pm, Thursday 19 November
Adelphi Liverpool, 1pm, Saturday 21 November
Salford Arts Theatre, 7.30pm, Friday 27 November 8/6
Lantern Theatre, Liverpool, 7.30pm, Saturday 28 November

Adelphi Liverpool Saturday 21 November 2015, 1pm (free)

Eithne Browne will introduce Joe and get events underway with music and rhyme; followed by the play: 'The Joe Hill Dream'.

3.30 5.30pm: Northern ReSisters - women activists and performers lead the discussion about the relevance of Joe Hill for today, including poetry and songs from: Jennifer Reid, Alison Down, Arthur Adlen and Gerry Ffrench

Evening entertainment from 7.30: Claire Mooney: "Funny, observant and absorbing, and all in a song too!" Alun Parry: "Songwriter and rousing political singer." '67': Liverpool band whose beat will get yer legs movin'

Joe ain't dead folks, so spread the word! This is a project by Nerve Magazine and News from Nowhere, with support from GMB, Liverpool TUC, North West TUC, Simpsons Solicitors, Unison and Unite.