Culture and Activism trip: Peggy Seeger
November 28, 2017
As part of Collective Encounters Culture and Activism programme we are taking a group of older and younger participants to The Black-E to see Peggy Seeger at The Philharmonic Hall.
What is it all about?
To coincide with the publication of her memoir (Faber & Faber, Oct 5th) and accompanying CD, singer songwriter and feminist icon Peggy Seeger will take to the road this autumn for a 20-date UK concert and literary festival tour. At 82 she is the undisputed queen of folk and political song with a charisma that shines as brightly as ever.
Concerts will feature Peggy and family members performing her and Ewan MacColl’s most treasured songs from a career spanning over 60 years interspersed with readings from her memoir and plenty of whip-smart banter.
Peggy has always had the ability to take an audience from laughter to tears and back again in the space of a few songs. Her memoir achieves the same in just a few paragraphs. Put the two together and it’s guaranteed to be a memorable night.
Date(s) - 28/11/2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic
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