News The Ingenious Gentleman - Don Quixote of La Mancha
Inspired by Don Quixote’s wanderings, two feisty senoritas and a downtrodden Englishman embark on a journey through Spain, taking on one of the most accomplished works of fiction ever written.
Accompanied only by a guitarist whose presence makes no sense whatsoever, they will lead you to joy, pain and ultimate wisdom. Sixty glorious minutes concluding with a common sentiment: “These guys did not read the book”.
Little Soldier presents an imaginative and provocative adventure of epic proportions, to be taken with a pinch of salt and a handlebar moustache.
Suitable for 14+
Saturday 21 March, 8pm More Theatre
£12, £10 concession, £9 Dacorum Card, £5 UpStaged and schools
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The Faustus trio are three of the leading lights of their generation: Saul Rose (Waterson:Carthy, Whapweazel), Benji Kirkpatrick (Seth Lakeman Band, Bellowhead) and Paul Sartin (Bellowhead, Belshazzar’s Feast).
They have a wealth of experience between them, brought together here in a virtuosic display of musicianship and testosterone.
Rooted deeply in the English tradition, in 2007 they received a 75th Anniversary Award from the English Folk Dance and Song Society. They were also nominated in the 2009 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards.
“A blend of energy and musicianship that establishes this trio as one of Britain’s outstanding folk bands…[a] distinctive blend of subtlety and attack.” The Guardian Tuesday 3 March, 8pm
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