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Tickets selling fast for the tour…..

October 21st 2014

The shows at Octagon Yeovil and both nights at Exmouth Pavilion are sold out with only very limited availability at Alban Arena St Albans, Buxton Opera House, Birmingham Town Hall, Lighthouse Poole, Theatre Severn Shrewsbury and Queen’s Theatre Barnstaple.

Stop Press: Taunton Brewhouse tickets……

October 13th 2014

… we’ve just heard there have been a small number of returns for tonight’s preview show at Brewhouse Theatre Taunton. Ring box office: 01823 283244

Sold Out Shows

October 5th 2014

Tickets are selling well for the Autumn tour and the following shows are now sold out:
Exeter Phoenix preview show Wed 08 Oct
Brewhouse Taunton preview show Mon 13 Oct
OPEN Norwich Thu 16 Oct – a few standing tickets still available
Octagon Yeovil Thu 27 Nov
Exmouth Pavilion Sat 06 Dec (still a few left for the Friday night 05 Dec)
Others such as Town Hall Birmingham (rear of Stalls and Circle only), Lighthouse Poole (Rear Rake only), Theatre Severn Shrewsbury (Upper Circle only) and Queen’s Theatre Barnstaple (Upper Circle only) have very limited availability.

Autumn Tour 2014

September 15th 2014

With the start of the major autumn tour now only a month away, Steve, Phil & Miranda get back together this month for some late summer special events and festival dates. Tickets for the tour are selling fast with the shows at Norwich Open, Birmingham Town Hall, Theatre Severn Shrewsbury, Octagon Yeovil and the two nights at Exmouth Pavilion all approaching sell out. For full list of dates and venues click here and please spread the word. Thanks, Steve & Phil.

Steve on Mark Radcliffe Folk Show tonight (Wed 30 July)

July 30th 2014

Tonight on The Mark Radcliffe Folk Show:
Steve Knightley of Show of Hands talks about Centenary, an album of music and poetry about the Great War which features readings by actors Jim Carter and Imelda Staunton.
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Centenary: Words and Music of the Great War

Words and Music of the Great War

Unique and powerful, Centenary Words & Music Of The Great War matches the remarkable poetry of those war years against the music of the era, along with new compositions inspired by the war.

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Show of Hands are undeniably one of the strongest current forces in acoustic music - England's finest and most popular roots duo and something of a "people's band".

"Formidable operators in the roots arena. A class act"

The Independent

"Voted Best Duo and the Best Original Song"

2010 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards