Carmen Marcus by Kev Howard
Janet and Phil Philo
Bob Beagrie by Kev Howard
Friday 31st May - Sunday 2nd June 2019
Saltburn Festival of Seaside Stories and Song is a new music and literary festival for Saltburn, and a collaboration between Book Corner and Saltburn Folk Club.
Friday 31st May
8pm – 11pm:Opening Concert with music from Kevin Hall and Dave Brunskill, poetry from Helen Anderson, and a special performances of ‘Civil Insolencies’ by Bob Beagrie and musicians. The Marine Hotel (Upstairs), £5
Saturday 1st June
Writing Workshops (must be booked in advance)
11am – 1pm: Em Lynas: How to Write for Children. Bath Street Centre, Bath Street. £10
2pm – 4pm: Fin Folk: Writing about the myths and legends of the deep with Carmen Marcus. Bath Street Centre, Bath Street. £15
Free pop-up events at Book Corner, 24 Milton Street
10am: ‘The Dragon Diamond’ – Children’s story time and craft activity with James Nicholson
11am: Saltburn Writers’ Group Poetry Performance
1pm: Katy Welford - ‘The Outlaw’s Lover’ - Book Signing
2pm: Jennie Finch – Short story reading: ‘The Golem of Seagale’
3.30pm: Flinty Maguire – ‘The Lighthouse Code’ - Book Signing
Afternoon Events in The Marine Hotel (Upstairs)
12pm: Meet the Author - Bob Fischer: ‘Wiffle Lever to Full!’ – Free
2pm – 5pm: Afternoon Concert with music from Beth Burrows and Stormcrow, poetry and songs from Fran & Col Edwards, and poetry from Diane Taylor. £5
Saturday Evening Events
5pm – 7pm:Tea time concert with music from Ian Tyzack and John Dunleavy, and poetry from Harry Gallagher. Saltburn House, Marine Parade. £5
7pm – 9pm: Stories, Songs and Food at Real Meals Deli. Enjoy special sea-themed food while you listen to poetry from Marilyn Longstaff and Felicity Manning, and music from Martin Stephenson. £13.50 (Must be booked in advance)
8pm – 11pm: Saturday Evening Concert with music from Guy Cuthbert and Tony Morris, and poetry from Natalie Scott and Julie Hogg. The Marine Hotel (Upstairs), £5
Sunday 2nd June
Events in Saltburn Community Hall (Saltburn Arts). All events are free.
11am: Simon Coates – How to Self-Publish a Book
12pm: Meet the Author – Read Regional author Jude Brown introduces her debut novel, ‘His Dark Sun’.
2pm-5pm: Celebration Concert with music from Steve Dagleish and 'Sea Words', a poetry performance from Janet and Phil Philo. Also featuring an open mic so festival workshop participants can share their work.
Tickets available from Eventbrite:
Tickets can also be purchased in person at Book Corner. Please call 01287 348010 for more information.