Refugee Tales Walk 2019 - Evening Events (6th-10th July)

10 Jul 2019 - 7.00PM

As part of the Refugee Tales Walk of 2019 (from Brighton to Hastings) we will have 5 brilliant evenings events with some of the very best writers, musicians and hosts - these are open to ANYONE, whether you're on the walk or not.

RT 2019 – Day 1 – Saturday 6 July 2019

Brighton –> Lewes

EVENING EVENT at 7pm

Venue: Christ Church74 Prince Edward’s Road, Lewes BN7 1BH

Host - Tim Robertson

Prologue - David Herd

The Orphan’s Tale - David Constantine

Tale spoken by a former detainee with Shobu Kapoor

Music by Rihab Azar, Syrian oud player

 

RT 2019 – Day 2 – Sunday 7 July 2019

Lewes –> Alfriston

EVENING EVENT at 7pm

Venue: Alfriston War Memorial Hall, Old School House, The Tye, Alfriston, BN26 5TL

Host – Niamh Cusack

The Dancer’s Tale – Lisa Appignanesi

Tale spoken by a former detainee

Music by Emily Barker with Lukas Drinkwater

Sponsored by Much Ado About Books

 

RT 2019 – Day 3 – Monday 8 July 2019

Alfriston –> Eastbourne

EVENING EVENT at 7pm

Venue: Victoria Baptist Church, Eldon Road, Eastbourne BN21 1UE

Host – Anita Sethi

The Expectant Woman’s Tale – Jonathan Skinner

The Fisherman’s Tale – Ian Sansom

Music by Don Kipper

 

RT 2019 – Day 4 – Tuesday 9 July 2019

Eastbourne –> Bexhill 

EVENING EVENT at 7pm

Venue: De La Warr PavilionMarina, Bexhill on Sea, TN40 1DP

Host – Nima Taleghani

The Pruner’s Tale – Lytton Smith

The Son’s Tale – Monica Ali

Music by Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita

 

RT 2019 – Day 5 – Wednesday 10 July 2019

Bexhill –> Hastings

EVENING EVENT

Venue : Kino Teatr43-49 Norman Road, St Leonards on Sea TN38 0EQ 

As in previous years this final ‘Event’ will be ticketed and these will be on sale for £10 at the University of Kent from 1 June 2019

Host – Kamila Shamsie

The Stateless Person’s Tale – Abdulrazak Gurnah

Tale spoken by a former detainee

Music by Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar

Sponsored by Garden Court Chambers