The Bells of Rhymney – Idris Davies


The Bells of Rhymney - Idris Davies

Friday, October 11 - Sunday, October 13
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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Actors, soloists, choral singers, and folk musicians will present a semi-staged production in both Welsh and English,

Helen Blackburn

Born in Rhymney in 1905, Idris Davis worked as a miner for seven years.  His poems give voice to “Dai the Miner” and other characters.  Many have been set to music, most famously Pete Seeger’s version of “Bells of Rhymney.” Also featured will be folk songs and hymns that Davies heard as a child.

Helen Blackburn, Director and Dramatist

Actors and Soloists:

Dai Davies, Brychan Chandler Blackburn, Delyth Wyn Jones, Gwyn Morris, Jona Milone, Mark Chandler, Ceri Davies, and Ceri Wyn Jones, Brychan Chandler Blackburn, Ceri Davies, and Ceri Wyn Jones with the

Blaenporth Male Voice Choir and Friends, conducted by Margaret Daniel.

Price includes bowl of cawl. Adults £10, Children £2 Please note doors are open at 6pm for Cawl (included in the price for both adults and children). Performance starts at 7.30pm

 

 

PLEASE NOTE: WE ARE NOW ONLY TAKING TELEPHONE BOOKINGS FOR THIS EVENT AS WE ARE NEARLY SOLD OUT. CALL 01239 841387 FOR AVAILABILITY

Friday, October 11 - Sunday, October 13 at 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Location : Neuadd y Dderwen

This event is fully booked.

Please note: members please phone 01239 841 387 to book tickets and receive your 20% discount.