From: Taffe, Antonia Coleen [ACTaffe_at_thurrock_dot_gov_dot_uk]
Sent: 08 August 2008 16:18
Subject: Show of hands: Acoustic Folk appearing at the Thameside Theatre, Grays

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Thameside Theatre, Orsett Road, Grays, Essex RM17 5DX

Tel:- (01375) 382555 Fax:-(01375) 392666

Email:-  thamesidetheatre_at_thurrock_dot_gov_dot_uk <mailto:thamesidetheatre_at_thurrock_dot_gov_dot_uk>

Press Release                                                     
8th June 2008

Show of hands: Acoustic Folk

The Thameside Theatre presents an evening with a difference with the acoustic roots band Show of Hands on Thursday 25th September 2008 at 8.00pm.

Steve Knightley and Phil Beer are widely acknowledged as the finest acoustic roots duo in England. Knightley, who have built up a huge following which has seen them twice sell out the Albert Hall, headlining at major festivals from Glastonbury to WOMAD and playing all over the world, from Europe to America, Australia and India. 

Show of Hands are a genre defying mix of folk, rock, roots, blues, country, trad, with a mix of influences by music of other countries, it is played out on an array of instruments from slide guitar to fiddle, mandolin to South American cuatro.

This is a show not to be missed if acoustic roots are your thing.

Tickets: Adults- 16.50 each, Under 16's - 15.00, Students with ID - 15.00

Phone the Thameside Theatre Box Office on 0845 300 5264 or book your tickets online at <>,


Antonia Taffe (Thurrock Council Arts Publicist)
Antonia Taffe
Thurrock Council Arts Publicist
Thameside Complex
Orsett Road, Grays, Essex, RM17 5RL
T: 01375 382555
F: 01375 392666
E: actaffe_at_thurrock_dot_gov_dot_uk

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