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Passing the Baton, Scarr Bandstand

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Scarr Bandstand

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Coleford

GL16 8JA

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The wild and wonderful Passing The Baton is on tour into Forest of Dean! With live music and magical theatre this intergenerational project focuses on stories from the local area of the Forest of Dean.

Originally created during 2017 and written by playwright Mike Akers, the play is based on familial memories from Lydbrook Band member Robert Morgan.

"Not that I want to run down village halls but you don't expect to see things this good - this was up here” (Raises arm above head!). (Audience member 2017)

Artists
Directed by Rachel Adams
Devised and developed by the Company:
Chez Dunfois (EveryBODY Dance, Pif-Paf Theatre, Perfomers Without Borders)
Katie Storer (Mufti Games, The Desperate Men, Ramshaklicious, Beyond the Ridiculous)
Josh Lucas (Running Dog Theatre)
Original music arrangement by Pat Moran

Partners
Forest Musical Landscape
Forester’s Forest Programme
Forest of Dean Brass Training Band

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Tickets are 'Pay what you think'. Please reserve a ticket through Eventbrite and bring some cash with you on the day.

Credits
Presented by Forest Musical Landscape and Wyldwood Arts. Commissioned by Forestry Commission as part of Forester's Forest Celebration Programme. Supported with funding from Heritage Lottery Fund and Arts Council England.
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Scarr Bandstand

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Coleford

GL16 8JA

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