• 25 Nov 2018
  • 17:00pm
  • Selling

‘This commission – a chance to combine a range of contemporary Kent voices with related literature and a bespoke soundscape – is so exciting.’ Marcus O’Dair, Writer in Residence

In July 2018, musician, broadcaster and lecturer Marcus O’Dair took up a unique residence in the Kent Downs AONB. The residence formed part of a year of heritage focused events, activities and celebrations ‘Head for the Hills’ marking 50 years since the designation of the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the 40th anniversary of the opening of the North Downs Way National Trail. Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

The aim of the project was to capture, through spoken word and music, Marcus’s own reflections on the landscape when he walked the Kent portion of the North Downs Way, and those of local people, spending time in many pubs across the Kent Downs AONB including two days in two host pubs.

Marcus will be sharing and performing the show he has created “With all this happiness we mingled” on Sunday 25th November at 5pm at The White Lion, Selling.

The performances are free and open to everyone, with no booking necessary.

Share by email

Complete the fields below
Required

You can also share this with others too

These details will not be saved anywhere or used for any purpose other than sending this one-off email