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Arts Barge

Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom

July 2019

Rust

Rust

Thu Jul 18 @ 2.00 pm - 9.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£3

Immersive spoken word show. Join us for a mesmerising tale of love, loss and live music on-board the former working barge Selby Tony.

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Alex Hitchcock Quintet

Alex Hitchcock Quintet

Fri Jul 19 @ 8.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£7

Award-winning saxophonist Alex Hitchcock returns to York, with his powerhouse quintet that combines a compelling, adventurous ear for melody with virtuosic improvising.

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Shape Note Singing Workshop with Tim Eriksen

Shape Note Singing Workshop with Tim Eriksen

Sun Jul 21 @ 3.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£3

Come and learn shape note singing with Tim Eriksen! We are delighted to welcome Tim to York to lead a workshop and a singing on the Arts Barge in advance of his evening performance.

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Tim Eriksen – Hardcore Americana

Tim Eriksen – Hardcore Americana

Sun Jul 21 @ 7.30 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£5 – £10

Tim Eriksen is acclaimed for transforming American tradition with his startling interpretations of old ballads, love songs, shapenote gospel and dance tunes from New England and Southern Appalachia.

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Heaven’s Gate

Heaven’s Gate

Tue Jul 23 @ 7.30 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£8

Heaven’s Gate is closing and the Away Team are ready for Graduation! But whatever you do, don't say the C-word (Cult).

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Fenist the Falcon – Phoenix Puppets

Fenist the Falcon – Phoenix Puppets

Thu Jul 25 @ 1.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£3.50 – £12.50

A cast of rod, hand and string puppets take you on an adventure with Raisa, as she crosses the threshold between the worlds, in her quest to find her lost love.

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Classical Guitar: Richard Haslam

Classical Guitar: Richard Haslam

Thu Jul 25 @ 6.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£8

Richard Haslam's vibrant and colourful program will consist of works by Dowland, Sor, Villa-Lobos, Lennox Berekely, Piazolla and Gary Ryan covering a broad range of musical styles and traditions from the English Renaissance to Tango music from South America.

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Carla Pol: The Pol Show

Carla Pol: The Pol Show

Fri Jul 26 @ 6.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£7

What's the difference between a sign and a gesture? Carla Pol, the Italian comedian, opens up like a silly Russian doll interweaving her disconnected visual world and chameleonic storytelling.

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Alan Shed’s “Music, Comedy and Everything Else” Interactive Quiz Show (Edinburgh Preview)

Fri Jul 26 @ 8.00 pm
Arts Barge, Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
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Alan Leach is making his Comedy Fringe debut this summer, hosting his unique quiz, all about his three favourite things. Music, Comedy & Everything Else.

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Tommy Foggo, Superhero!

Tommy Foggo, Superhero!

Sat Jul 27 @ 1.00 pm - Sun Jul 28 @ 1.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£8 – £30

Tommy Foggo is an amazing, one-hour cello playing, interactive story and song drama, coupled with comedy and unique visual and physical theatre.

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Testament of Yootha

Testament of Yootha

Sun Jul 28 @ 6.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£8 – £9

Actress/Writer Caroline Burns Cooke returns with her 3rd solo show to examine the life of glamorous sitcom legend Yootha Joyce

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Made of Nowhere

Made of Nowhere

Tue Jul 30 @ 8.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£7.50 – £8.50

A boisterous and captivating blend of poetry, music, story and song.

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Say Owt Showcase

Say Owt Showcase

Tue Jul 30 @ 9.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£3

Say Owt is York's loveable and raucous poetry organisation, hosting some of the noisiest spoken word events in the UK.

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Family Yoga

Family Yoga

Wed Jul 31 @ 10.00 am
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One event on Tue, August 6 at 10.00 am

Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£12

This is an informal yoga session that brings together elements of traditional yoga practice, play and discovery.

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PechaKucha York Vol.19: Making Waves

PechaKucha York Vol.19: Making Waves

Wed Jul 31 @ 8.20 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£5

Join York’s creatives on-board the Arts Barge for a fascinating, eclectic insight into the current projects and passions of York’s creative scene.

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August 2019

Jasmine

Jasmine

Thu Aug 1 @ 8.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£7

Jasmine is a saxophone-led from Leeds, performing music composed by saxophonist Jasmine Whalley.

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Mischief

Mischief

Sun Aug 4 @ 8.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£6 – £7

A melancholic symphony of poetry and song, story and music.

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River Voices – Poetry

River Voices – Poetry

Mon Aug 5 @ 7.30 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£4.50

A lively reading from a range of writers inspired by the Ouse and Foss, rivers, streams, canals, rain, and all things watery!

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Family Yoga

Family Yoga

Tue Aug 6 @ 10.00 am
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One event on Tue, August 6 at 10.00 am

Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£12

This is an informal yoga session that brings together elements of traditional yoga practice, play and discovery.

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Children’s Large-Scale Painting Workshop

Children’s Large-Scale Painting Workshop

Tue Aug 6 @ 1.00 pm
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One event on Thu, August 8 at 11.00 am

Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£11

An exciting and engaging art workshop that children really enjoy. Charcoal’s unique sessions give children the rare chance to create large-scale artwork whilst learning fine art skills.

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Raphael Wallfisch: Solo Cello Performance

Raphael Wallfisch: Solo Cello Performance

Tue Aug 6 @ 7.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£5 – £10

Raphael Wallfisch is one of the most celebrated cellists performing on the international stage, and is one of the most recorded classical artists in the world.

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Float Tank #4

Float Tank #4

Tue Aug 6 @ 10.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£5

This is the fourth in a series of experimental gigs called Float Tank. The artists will perform with the audience plunged into complete darkness.

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Apps & Austerity

Apps & Austerity

Wed Aug 7 @ 7.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£3

Henry Raby defines the decade through sharp performance poetry.

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Float Tank #4

Float Tank #5

Wed Aug 7 @ 8.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£8

This is the fifth in a series of experimental gigs called Float Tank. The artists will perform with the audience plunged into complete darkness.

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Children’s Large-Scale Painting Workshop

Children’s Large-Scale Painting Workshop

Thu Aug 8 @ 11.00 am
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One event on Thu, August 8 at 11.00 am

Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£11

An exciting and engaging art workshop that children really enjoy. Charcoal’s unique sessions give children the rare chance to create large-scale artwork whilst learning fine art skills.

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Bits & Bots

Bits & Bots

Thu Aug 8 @ 2.00 pm
Arts Barge Tower Gardens, Tower Street
York, YO1 United Kingdom
£6

One person’s rubbish is another person’s treasure.

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