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Human Song | Bird Song
Sat 4 March 2017, 18:00 – 20:00 GMT
HUMAN SONG I BIRD SONG
An evening of poetry, birdsong and music arranged by Pippa Haywood with Mark Meadows and Theo May
"I am the song that sings the bird.
.. I am the word that speaks the man."
Runtime approx 1hr 15mins.
Taking the current exhibition at Messums Wiltshire as it's starting point, the evening will look at birdsong and it's relationship to poetry and the human voice. The event will include both live and recorded readings interspersed with birdsong and original compositions by Theo May.
Pippa's wide ranging TV and radio work has made her a familiar voice to many . She is a regular reader for Poetry Please on Radio 4 and has appeared in numerous TV comedies and dramas.
Mark Meadows is a local actor and singer who will also be known to many for his work in radio, TV and theatre.
Theo May is an inspired young musician currently studying composition at the Royal College of Music.