Greatcoats for goal posts
December 20th 2014
I'll be performing 45 minutes on World War One, Philosophy, and Football at the event below:
Greatcoats for Goalposts, Rich Mix Arts Centre http://www.philosophyfootball.com/view_item.php?pid=1039
SATURDAY 20th DECEMBER CENTENARY NIGHT OUT TO MARK THE 1914 CHRISTMAS FOOTBALL TRUCE STARRING KATE SMURTHWAITE
A Philosophy Football Christmas Night Out to Remember. An evening of comedy, ideas, live music and comedy inspired by this historic moment when football stopped a war. Including comedy from Kate Smurthwaite and Simon Munnery. Headlining set from Grace Petrie and her band The Benefits Culture. Folk legends Finlay Allison and Jimmy Ross play a specially commissioned set of 1914-8 songs of peace and resistance ' Its Never Over by Christmas'. A night of ideas too with acclaimed US sportswriter Dave Zirin who will be joined by David Goldblatt author of the football book of the year The Game of Our Lives, with football writers from Germany. Poetry and spoken word from Musa Okwonga plus dance-floor filling set from our house DJ Melstars Soundsystem.
Wow! Saturday 20th December, what a Christmas Party! Doors open 6pm, show starts 7pm at the superb Rich Mix Arts Venue in East London . Tickets just £9.99, from http://www.philosophyfootball.com/view_item.php?pid=1039