Category: Events

Shanty Train

Tickets have just gone on sale for the Shanty Train to the festival. There are limited places on these popular trains, so purchase your ticket early to be sure of a place. Great fun for families, with entertainment, activities and prizes on board the decorated carriages. A brilliant way to start your day at the Harwich International Shanty Festival. Details on the attached poster, on the Shanty facebook page,  the 2017 Programme (out from 1st Sept), or from www.esscrp.org.uk/tickets

Shanty Train Poster

Spoken Word Sessions

Time to get busy all you budding writers. John Kempster will be running another Spoken Word Session at this year’s Festival. Pieces do not have to be original, but new work is very much welcomed. See flier for details or email info@harwichshantyfestival.co.uk

Inner State Theatre

Inner State are now a familiar sight at our festivals.

This year Andy and Christine will be Inner State as Hilda and Erik, Viking Invaders, up at the Redoubt Fort on Saturday. Come and see their 30 minute Street Theatre or watch as they stroll, via a Viking Longship, along the Quayside all day Sunday.

Apart from the music …

Also happening during the festival – Pirates, Vikings, Soldiers, Street Theatre, Barge Cruises, Beer, Workshops, Music Trains, Concerts, Karaoke and Music Sessions

See the Programme for more details. See also the Theatre & Workshops page

Pirates