Llangollen Fringe Festival Programme 2018

 

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

 

19
Jul
2018

19-07-2018 7:30 pm
Town Hall
Town Hall
Castle St
£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.

 

£12.00 125
20
Jul
2018

20-07-2018 7:30 pm
Town Hall
Town Hall
Castle St
£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

 

£8.00 235
21
Jul
2018

21-07-2018 1:00 pm
Town Hall
Town Hall
Castle St
£24.00

 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

£24.00 100
21
Jul
2018

21-07-2018 1:30 pm
RAFA Club
RAFA Club
Abbey Rd
£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.

£5.00 143
21
Jul
2018

21-07-2018 7:30 pm
Town Hall
Town Hall
Castle St
£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!

£21.00 148
21
Jul
2018

21-07-2018 7:30 pm
St Collen's Church
St Collen's Church
2 Church St
£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.

£8.00 293
22
Jul
2018

22-07-2018 6:00 pm
Llangollen Railway
Llangollen Railway
Abbey Rd
£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!

£20.00 160
22
Jul
2018

22-07-2018 8:00 pm
Town Hall
Town Hall
Castle St
£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

£12.00 248
24
Jul
2018

24-07-2018 7:30 pm
Town Hall
Town Hall
Castle St
£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

£14.00 156
25
Jul
2018

25-07-2018 7:30 pm
Town Hall
Town Hall
Castle St
£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

£10.00 168
26
Jul
2018

26-07-2018 7:30 pm
Town Hall
Town Hall
Castle St
£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

£20.00 93
27
Jul
2018

27-07-2018 6:30 pm
Town Hall
Town Hall
Castle St
£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 a live band playing after, so make sure to be there in good time!

£15.00 72
28
Jul
2018

28-07-2018 5:45 pm
Llangollen Wharf
Llangollen Wharf
Wharf Hill
£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 Trevor Basin)

Only £10 with a Festival Ticket

 

£20.00 15
28
Jul
2018

28-07-2018 7:30 pm
Llangollen Wharf
Llangollen Wharf
Wharf Hill
£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 Trevor Basin, return by Narrowboat)

Only £10 with a Festival Ticket

£20.00 39
28
Jul
2018

28-07-2018 7:30 pm
Town Hall
Town Hall
Castle St
£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

£7.00 247
29
Jul
2018

29-07-2018 7:30 pm
Valle Crucis Abbey
Valle Crucis Abbey
Llantysilio
£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 the breathtaking ruins of Valle Crucis Abbey.

£10.00 230
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