LICHFIELD FOLK FESTIVAL 2018

Programme subject to minor adjustments.

Festival base:-  King Edward School & Leisure Centre

(click this link for a map) 

PRIORITY WILL BE GIVEN TO SEASON TICKET HOLDERS WHERE  NECESSARY


 

 

STYLE KEY

 

VENUE

     

A

 American dance style

KES B 

KING Edward School Bader Hall    

WA

Workshop American

KELC

King Edward Leisure Centre Sports Hall,    

M

Mixed dance styles

KES GYM

KING Edward School  Gym    

MU

Music Workshop

KELC ACT

King Edward Leisure Centre First Floor Activity Room

   

M/MU

Mixed  with Music from Festival Band        

P

Playford Dance        

WP

Workshop Playford        

 

ADMINISTRATION

       

FRIDAY

 

Staff      
17.30-22.00 Office Open Office & Organisers KE Leisure Centre, 1st Floor Seymour Suite, by Bar    
17.30- 20.00 Meals Bader Hall Caterers at KES dining annex    

Saturday

 

Staff      

09.00 - 10.30

12.30 -13.00

Office Open

After 13.00 pre-paid tickets may be collected from the stewards on the door of KELC Sports Hall

Penny McLennan plus helpers

     

Sunday 

 

Staff & Band

     
09.00 - 09.30 Folk Service Christine Polhill, Chaplain to the Festival, with the Silver Trees Band KELC First Floor
Seymour Suite
   
 

DANCE PROGRAMME

       

 

Event

Caller/ Band/ Workshop Leader                                  

Venue

Style

Ref

FRIDAY

15th JUNE

       

19.15 - 22.30

Earlybird Dance

Ivan Aitken with 3D

        KELC 

M

1.1

19.45- 22.45

Welcome Dance  

Victoria Yeomans with

Kendal Green

        KES B

M

1.2

SATURDAY

16th JUNE

 

 

 

 

09.30 - 10.45

Dance Workshop

Contras from America 1

Sue Rosen with Bruce & Graham

        KES B

A

2.1

09.30 - 10.45

Dance Workshop:- Three for all

Ian Jones with Knotted  Chord

        KELC 

P

2.2 

09.30 - 10.45 Dance Workshop -: Teacup Chains

Colin Hume with 

Keeping Thyme

        KES Gym

A 2.3

09.30 - 11.00

Music  Workshop

For Festival band

Maggie Kaye

         KELC Activity Room

MU

2.4

11.00 - 12.15

Dance Workshop - American

"Sets in Order"

 

Ivan Aitken with 

Bruce & Graham

        KES B

A

2.5

11.00 - 12.30

Dance Workshop 

 “Home Grown”

Victoria Yeomans with

Knotted Chord

        KELC 

P

2.6

11.00 - 12.15

Dance Workshop

"Making Heys"

Brooke Friendly with

Keeping Thyme

       KES Gym

P

2.7

13.00- 14.15

Music Workshop

"Playing for Contras"

 Bruce & Graham

        KES Room 10

 MU

2.8

12.30- 14.00 Shanty singing session at the King's Head 

Bird Street Lichfield / just beyond Sandford Street.

     

13.00 - 14.15

 Dance workshop:  "Stapledonia"

Ian Jones with Kendal Green 

        KES B

P

 

2.9

13.00- 14.15

Dance Workshop :- "Calculated Figures"

 

Ivan Aitken with 3D

       KES Gym

P

2.10

14.30 - 16.00 Dance w/s "The music will tell you what to do"

Brooke Friendly with

Knotted Chord

       KELC  P 2.11

14.45 - 16.15

Tea Dance 

 

Victoria Yeomans with

Festival Band

       KES B

M

2.12

16.45-18.30

Early Evening Dance

 

Ivan Aitken with 3D

       KES B

M

2.13

19.30-22.30

Dance "English Country Dance Party"

Brooke Friendly with

Knotted Chord

       KES GYM

P

2.14

19.30 - 22.30

Dance "That special relationship"

Ian Jones with Keeping Thyme

       KELC 

M

2.15

19.45 - 22.45

 Contra Dance

 

Sue Rosen with

Bruce & Graham

       KES B

A

2.16

SUNDAY

17th JUNE 

 

     

09.30 - 10.45

Dance workshop 

 “Hilary’s Humours”

Victoria Yeomans with 3D

       KES B

P

 

 3.1

09.30-10.45

Dance workshop: 

American "Contras from America 2"

Sue Rosen with

Bruce & Graham

       KELC 

A

 

3.2

10.00 - 11.30

*Music workshop :-

"For Come All Ye"

Keeping Thyme

       KELC Activity Room

MU

 

3.3 

11.00 - 12.15

Dance Workshop " Scottish Impropriety"

 

Brooke Friendly with 3D

 

       KES B

 

 

3.4
11.00 -12.15

Dance Workshop :- "Modern Contras and Squares"

 

Ivan Aitken with

Bruce & Graham

       KELC 

A 3.5

11.00 - 12.15

Dance workshop " Lunchtime Maggots"

 

Ian Jones with Kendal Green

       KES GYM

P

3.6

12.00- 13.30

Music workshop "Dance Tunes with Harmony"

 

Knotted Chord

       KELC Activity Room

MU

3.7

12.45-14.00

Dance workshop

Contras from America 3

 

 Sue Rosen with Keeping Thyme

       KES B

A

3.8

12.45- 14.00

Dance Workshop:-

 “Location, Location, Location”

Victoria Yeomans with 

Kendal Green

       KES  Gym

P

3.9

14.15 - 15.45

Dance Workshop 

"Impropriety"

Brooke Friendly with

Knotted Chord

       KELC 

P

3.10

14.45 - 17.00

Come All Ye
 

Hosted by Jean Goode,  All callers with Festival Band led by  Keeping Thyme

       KES B

M

3.11

 

Impromptu music sessions can be held in the Seymour suite or Activity Room when otherwise not in use. 

Please look at the information on the NOTES page.