Wednesday, February 14th (8.00 – 9.30pm): Stony Tracks
The Valentines Day guest will be Ian Freemantle, talking about his life, wood sculpting, poetry, and introducing you to some favourite musical pieces?
Friday, February 16th (8.00 – 11.00pm): Liz Simcock@The SongLoft
Hitchin Folk Club: “Liz is a great songwriter and gorgeous singer with a relaxed and very endearing stage presence. We have seen her grow from strength to strength as a performer, and now stand easily alongside any of the female singer/songwriters working on the acoustic/folk music scene”.
NOTE: this is a Beechey Room performance (rear entrance) so you can bring your own refreshments (and glasses).
Saturday, February 17th (2.30pm) JOIN US FOR A TALK BY NATHEN AMIN ON THE BEAUFORTS
Nathen will talk to us about the rise of the Beaufort’s, from the
bastard stock of John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster, to esteemed
companions of their cousin Henry V
Friday, March 23rd (8.00 – 11.00pm): SongLoft Performers’ Night
Your chance to shine – songs, tunes, poetry, stories…….
Saturday, February 24th (8.00 – 11.00pm): “Henry Priestman & Les Glover”
Welcome return of this entertaining performer; ex-Christians-frontman and purveyor of middle-age angst.
WHAT YOU MAY HAVE MISSED
Friday February 2nd “Roger McGough in Person”
and not surprisingly! A hundred people were enchanted by this verbal magician – I know: I was one of them.
Saturday February 3rd (8.15 – 11.00pm) “StonyMusicHall 4”
AN this was just the very start of it! https://www.facebook.com/yvonne.fox.31/videos/pcb.10155532021132408/10155532004697408/?type=3&theater
Sunday, February 4th (3.30 – 5.00pm) “The Elizabethan Winter’s Tale”
Delightful period music, lively readings, Elizabethan tit-bits and mulled cider. Nice turn-out and a lovely afternoon. Back in the next StonyWords! (we hope).
Saturday, February 10th (10.00am – 4.00pm) “Bucks Fest Chapter 3”
Another successful festival, showcasing local businesses and services, with a family fun atmosphere of stalls, games, and refreshments. Nesxt one on June 2nd
Saturday, February 10th (8.00 – 11.00pm): “Kent DuChaine & Leadbessie”
A treat to see Kent back in Stony after a long absence. as brilliant and endearing as ever – got the full house howling with pleasure.