High Sheriff's Concert - Celebrating Somerset
Friday 22nd February
19:30 - 21:30
Description: The High Sheriff of Somerset and Bath Spa University proudly present: Celebrating Somerset: "Sumorsaete ealle". Including special guest Jeremy Irons. From Porlock to Portishead, Chard to Chew Magna, Wincanton to Widcombe and everywhere in between, Sumorsaete ealle means “all the people of Somerset”. The High Sheriff of Somerset is excited to extend an invitation to everyone living in the county to join him in marking the end of his shrieval year at an inspiring, moving and unique reflection of our beautiful and diverse home. The evening Gala at 7.30pm follows daytime activities and will celebrate 'Somerset at its best'. A mixture of performances from a range of professional, community & students at Wells Cathedral, highlighting the artistic brilliance of Somerset. This specially curated evening will feature music & song, contemporary & classical dance, storytelling & poetry, circus & theatre. Involving performances from: Knights of King Ina, Bolly Bhangra, Wells Cathedral School, Amanda Boyd and Dan Shaw, Crystal Spring, Ian Ross & Friends, Pocketfluff Productions, Shoebox Theatre, Wassail Theatre and more. Tickets: only available via Eventbrite (see the Book Tickets link below). Not available via the Cathedral shop. All proceeds from this event will be going to Somerset Crimebeat, a charity that will use the funds to encourage and enable young people from the most disadvantaged corners of the county to pursue a pathway to an apprenticeship. This event is sponsored by Bath Spa University, Strode College, Wessex Water, and Lyecross Farm.