Llangollen Fringe Festival Programme 2018

 

The line-up for the 2018 Festival, including the return of the Upsetter, Lee Scratch Perry!

 

19
Jul
2018

Comedy Club Finale

19-07-2018 7:30 pm
£12.00
Comedy Club Finale

with Lloyd Langford and very special guests

Llangollen Comedy Club has been gaining momentum all year, and we're going out with a BANG!

Come and join us for a 'double the budget' rib-tickling evening of stand-up comedy, you don't want to miss this one.

 

20
Jul
2018

Americana at The Fringe

20-07-2018 7:30 pm
£8.00
Americana at The Fringe

with Laura Cortese & The Dance Cards

Hailing from Cambridge Massachusetts, their sound is bold and elegant, schooled in the lyrical rituals of folk music and backed by grooves that alternately inspire Cajun two-stepping and rock-n-roll hip swagger.

Support by Blue Genes

 

21
Jul
2018

Saturday Day Ticket

21-07-2018 1:00 pm
£24.00
Saturday Day Ticket

 Save £10 and see 3 great shows in 1 day! 

A Gathering Of Folk  - The RAFA Club 1pm - 8pm

Josh Doughty Kora & Guitar - St Collen's Church 7.30pm -  9.15pm

Lee Scratch Perry  - The Town Hall on stage 9.30pm

21
Jul
2018

A Gathering of Folk at Fringe Acoustica

21-07-2018 1:30 pm
£5.00
A Gathering of Folk at Fringe Acoustica

This year the travelling folk collective A GATHERING OF FOLK take over Fringe Acoustica.

Hosted by songsters ANDY HICKIE and CHRIS INGRAM, presenting a full day of the finest acoustic acts from the region.

21
Jul
2018

Lee Scratch Perry

21-07-2018 7:30 pm
£21.00
Lee Scratch Perry

The Upsetter returns to the Fringe! Following his sold out show at the Fringe in 2015, the World famous reggae producer and performer will play at Llangollen Town Hall!

21
Jul
2018

Kora & Guitar Duo - Josh Doughty & Tim Tyson

21-07-2018 7:30 pm
£8.00
Kora & Guitar Duo - Josh Doughty & Tim Tyson

The perfect mix of these two stringed instruments is nothing new but when played by two British born musicians who have more of a connection with West Wales than West Africa it is something most unique.

22
Jul
2018

The Disco Train

22-07-2018 6:00 pm
£20.00
The Disco Train

Join us for live music and dancing fun on the platforms of Llangollen and carrog Station and this year's DISCO themed steam train ride!

22
Jul
2018

Silent Disco

22-07-2018 8:00 pm
£12.00

Keep the good vibes going after the Disco Train when you don your headphones and dance noiselessly to your choice of 2 live DJ’s or some chill music.

£7 + £5 refundable headphone deposit

24
Jul
2018

Linton Kwesi Johnson

24-07-2018 7:30 pm
£14.00
Linton Kwesi Johnson

Reggae poet and social activist Linton Kwesi Johnson was born in Jamaica before moving to London. He was a member of the Black Panthers and the poetry editor of political magazine Race Today.

with support by Levi Tafari

25
Jul
2018

Mark Radcliffe's Galleon Blast

25-07-2018 7:30 pm
£10.00
Mark Radcliffe's Galleon Blast

AARGH ME HEARTIES! Join BBC Radio 6 Music's Mark Radcliffe and his merry band for a folk/punk sea shanty trip on the high seas.

With support from  Chris Tavener

26
Jul
2018

Eliza Carthy & The Wayward Band

26-07-2018 7:30 pm
£20.00
Eliza Carthy & The Wayward Band

During a 20 plus year journey/career Eliza Carthy has become one of the most dazzling and recognised folk musicians of a generation. 

Supported by Mountainface

27
Jul
2018

Craig Charles Funk and Soul Club

27-07-2018 6:30 pm
£15.00
Craig Charles Funk and Soul Club

One of UK’s most beloved Funk and Soul DJ’s, the legendary actor, host and broadcaster Craig Charles brings his Funk and Soul club night to Llangollen Town Hall.

Craig’s set will be from 7.00pm - 9:45pm with Off Axix playing after, so make sure to be there in good time!

28
Jul
2018

Musical Narrowboat Cruise 5.45pm

28-07-2018 5:45 pm
£20.00
Musical Narrowboat Cruise 5.45pm

Cruise along the canal and over the aqueduct with musical accompaniment from The Sinatra Two.

Departs at 5.45pm from Llangollen Wharf (Return by bus from Froncysyllte Basin)

Only £10 with a Festival Ticket

 

28
Jul
2018

International Beats at The Fringe

28-07-2018 7:30 pm
£7.00
International Beats at The Fringe

with Gallops & Miss Eaves

A night of experimental rock and electronica courtesy of Gallops

Plus electro-pop-rap-dance-explosions from Miss Eaves

Support by lucid/someperson

28
Jul
2018

Musical Narrowboat Cruise 7.30pm

28-07-2018 7:30 pm
£20.00

Cruise along the canal and over the aqueduct with musical accompaniment from The Sinatra Two.

Departs at 7.30pm from Parade Street (Bus to Froncysyllte Basin, return by Narrowboat)

Only £10 with a Festival Ticket

29
Jul
2018

Fringe Finale Concert with Golden Fable & New Sinfonia Orchestra

29-07-2018 7:30 pm
£10.00
Fringe Finale Concert with Golden Fable & New Sinfonia Orchestra

The sweet and ethereal sound of Tim and Rebecca Joy's compositions backed by the New Sinfonia Orchestra - the perfect combination for our annual closing concert in our beloved Town Hall.

Please note that due to the road closure because of the fire on the mountain we have had to change the venue to the Llangollen Town Hall.

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