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Song workshop: Sea Shanties and Songs of the Sea

Saturday 11 November, 2 pm - 4.30 pm

Join singer-songwriter and choir leader Christine Kydd to learn some of the popular sea shanties that polar explorers would sing to pass the long hours on board ship. The afternoon will include a short tour of our exhibition, ‘Enduring Eye: The Antarctic legacy of Sir Ernest Shackleton and Frank Hurley.’

Everyone welcome – no singing experience required.

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