Peggy Seeger & Calum MacColl

Tuesday 24 May, 7.30pm

Adnams Spiegeltent

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Tickets: £7.50 - £16.00

The charismatic Peggy Seeger – singer, songwriter, feminist, icon, Ewan MacColl’s partner and muse – is the undisputed queen of folk and political song.

A multi-instrumentalist (piano, guitar, 5-string banjo, autoharp, English concertina and Appalachian dulcimer), she is lauded for her feminist and political songs. She has made 25 solo recordings and participated in over a hundred more.

As Ewan MacColl’s partner and muse, she was the inspiration for MacColl’s classic The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (the title of her much-praised recent memoir) yet this is a woman who has consistently followed her own path with passion and vigour.

Performing with her son Calum MacColl, this is a gloriously intimate up-close performance by two world class musicians.  Expect to hear some of Peggy’s new songs from her hugely successful ‘First Farewell’ album, some old favourites, a few surprises, and plenty of relaxed family banter.

“Peggy Seeger may be folk royalty … but there’s still plenty of the mischievous reprobate – not to mention the untamed rebel – about her.” The Guardian

“Glorious – Peggy is a commanding presence.” – The Times

 

This show has sold out. To be added to the waiting list, please call our box office on 01603 531800, or email boxoffice@nnfestival.org.uk stating how many tickets you would like.

Important information

Venue: Adnams Spiegeltent

Duration: 2 Hours, including interval

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Tickets

Tickets: £16.00

Concessions: 10% off tickets priced £10 or over for D/deaf or disabled, Full-time students, Go 4Less cardholders, Jobseekers and Over 60s

Essential Companions: Any audience member requiring an essential carer/companion can get one free ticket. Relevant discounts or concessions still apply to the paid ticket.

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Under 18: £7.50

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Tuesday

24 May

07:30 pm

£7.50 - £16.00

Image Credit:  Peggy Seeger © Vicki Sharp Photography

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