Age restrictions: All Ages.
Box office: 01984618274.
Address: Halsway Lane.
Venue phone: 01984618274.
Blowzabella Festival Weekend with special guests Naragonia
Friday 11 May 4pm — Sunday 13 May 5pm, 2018
Blowzabella celebrate 40 years with a weekend of workshops, sessions, concerts and dances at Halsway Manor. Plus special guests – Naragonia (Belgium).
Friday 11th May:
Arrive from 4pm. Evening concert, dance and session at Halsway Manor.
Saturday 12th May:
Workshops: English and European dance workshops. Big band workshop.
60-minute workshops and master classes: violin, hurdy-gurdy, pipes, diatonic accordion.
Evening dance at Crowcombe Village Hall, with Blowzabella Workshop Dance Orchestra, Naragonia, and Blowzabella.
Sunday 13th May:
Workshops: Big band, singing, violin, hurdy-gurdy, pipes, diatonic accordion.
Ends with the legendary Halsway cream tea at 5pm.
Sunday evening music session in the bar for those who want to stay an extra night.
A detailed programme will be available by January 2018. If you have any queries email email@example.com
Who’s it For?
Blowzabella have been staging folk music and dance workshop events in Britain and abroad since 1984. The aim is to encourage people of all ages and abilities to participate at whatever level they are comfortable with. Many participants have gone on to form bands and dance groups as a result of attending Blowzabella workshops. All the members of the band are highly experienced at teaching people of all ages and abilities.
Blowzabella have invited Flemish duo NARAGONIA as their special guests. Toon Van Mierlo – diatonic accordion, bagpipes, flute. Pascale Rubens – diatonic accordion, fiddle.