Thursday July 4

The Very Best Deal

International artists, musicians, writers and broadcasters are increasingly making Deal their home.  Today, we celebrate with some of the most talented and influential among them, all of whom are impacting on national and international trends, and who bring immense kudos to the area.

 

THE HISTORY PROJECT WALK SOLD OUT

Deal’s Famous Faces

 

10.30am Meet at Deal Pier Entrance

Come and join ‘The History Project’ on a tour through our streets as we explore the town’s famous historical residents over the years, including a host of incredible musicians, writers, actors, politicians, sailors, pilots and even a famous magician.  Discover the identity of Deal’s most famous visitors including Queen Victoria, Winston Churchill, Horatio Nelson and many more.

 

This fascinating tour will last approximately an hour and a half and will include a stop along the way for refreshments.  Come join the journey into our town’s past.

 

Ticket Price: £6.00

Tickets available from The Astor Community Theatre, Deal on 01304 370220 or online www.astor.org

Alternatively please click here to download a printable postal booking form.

 

JENNIFER AMES &

COLIN ALEXANDER

 

1.00pm, St Andrew’s Church, Deal

Viola player Jennifer Ames and ‘cellist Colin Alexander are two leading strings players of their generation, both members of many outstanding ensembles and national orchestras.  They present a programme of works ranging from Orlando Gibbons and J.S. Bach to brand new works created by the duo.

Support from Cavatina Trust

 

Ticket Prices: £10.00

Tickets available from The Astor Community Theatre, Deal on 01304 370220 or online www.astor.org

Alternatively please click here to download a printable postal booking form.

 

GAVIN ESLER’S AMERICA

GAVIN ESLER, PROFESSOR SARAH CHURCHWELL &

MICHAEL GOLDFARB

 

6.15pm St George’s Church, Deal

Leading journalist, television broadcaster and author, Gavin Esler is best known for presenting BBC 2’s Newsnight.  His probing and tenacious nature is combined with a polite and amiable manner, which enables him to get deep into the heart of matters.  Tonight, Gavin discusses America, its past and present, the positives and negatives of the superpower that absolutely affects all our lives.  Gavin is joined by leading historian Professor Sarah Churchwell  and writer Michael Goldfarb.

 

Ticket Prices: Full £10.00 Festival Friends £8.00

Tickets available from The Astor Community Theatre, Deal on 01304 370220 or online www.astor.org

Alternatively please click here to download a printable postal booking form.

 

AVA

ANNA PHOEBE & AISLING BROUWER

 

8.15pm St George’s Church, Deal

AVA is a cinematic duo led by Anna Phoebe and Aisling Brouwer. The two composers started writing together in 2016, combining visual backgrounds which result in haunting electronic soundscapes with violin and piano at the heart of it.  Their first two EP’s, Waves and In Motion received outstanding reviews and innumerable international broadcasts.  Their full debut album is released in 2019. London-based Anna is a renowned solo artist and has worked with bands including Roxy Music, Oi VaVoi, Jethro Tull, Jon Lord, and Trans-Siberian Orchestra.  Aisling is a Berlin-based ambient classical producer and pianist, who has worked extensively in film and TV.

 

Ticket Prices:  Full £15.00 Festival Friends £13.00

Tickets available from The Astor Community Theatre, Deal on 01304 370220 or online www.astor.org

Alternatively please click here to download a printable postal booking form.

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