• Spirit of Place 2021

    A Series of Seven afternoon soirees in the Longshed, Woodbridge, Suffolk

    Live music, words, film, art installations and more to lift our spirits!

    Come and join our events in 2021 - Supporting the local arts and community.
    Thanks for all your support!


  • Saturday June 5 - Spirit of Place

    Rescheduled date - Leave the darkness and celebrate the light of Summer with LIVE music from Aartwork, African drums of Wooden Roots, Deben Collective, Art Exhibition & Installations, Poetry and more! It will be lovely to share this LIVE afternoon with you. Limited tickets on sale NOW – Book early to avoid disappointment - A Covid compliant and socially distanced event

    Sunday June 6 - Spirit of the Wind 

    The sounds of halyards, Pride flags and kites fluttering - Celebrating the Summer Solstice with poetry and song from Martin Newell. Anni Hogan's Music for Waterways installation plus Electronic artists of East Anglia

    Sunday July 4 - Spirit of the River

    Creative tides and light reflected in the beautiful music of Frances Shelley and Peter Hepworth, artwork of Hugh Tudor and Drew Whitemore with words of Julia Jones and more.

    Sunday August 1 - Spirit of Calm

    The ambient calming music of the area is celebrated with renowned pianist Tom Rogerson, Richard Norris and girl in a gale plus the artwork of David Turner from the USA, whose mandalas were projected on the tide mill 2018 Beowulf Festival. Celebrating our aMBieNT MuSiC WoRLD live on radiomothership.com

    Sunday September 5 - Spirit of the Moon 

    Keeping the mind healthy, celebrating the Harvest Moon with Mindfulness from Martin Wilks, music 'in the round' from Oktoba, Phil Jackson and Charlie Law plus the Beowulf Moon installation and more.

    Sunday October 3 - Spirit of Beowulf

    Rescheduled - Celebrating the link between Suffolk and Britain's oldest poem with lights, music, poetry and art from the Beowulf Festivals.

    Sunday November 7 - Spirit of the Rose

    Rescheduled - Edward FitzGerald & the ‘Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam’ - Woodbridge's link to the famous poem with Charles Mugleston and friends. A special Persian Tea & cake is included with live music and poetry for a perfect Sunday afternoon soiree. Tickets available now

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    Get involved with raising the Spirit of the Community ... Celebrate the Spirit of Place and support the local arts - musicians, artists and wordsmiths.

    All suggestions, performances, sponsorship, questions and offers of help, gratefully received!

    We look forward to seeing you in 2021.

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