Bridport Arts Newsletter
Music Tuesday 31 March, 2020 7:30pm

Dispatches on the Red Dress: Rowan Rheingans *£12

Image: Elly Lucas

Rowan Rheingans is an award-winning fiddle player, banjoist, songwriter and theatre-maker widely regarded as one of the foremost innovators in folk music today. Best known for her work with acclaimed bands Lady Maisery, The Rheingans Sisters and Songs of Separation, Rowan has won two BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards (‘Best Original Track’ in 2016 & ‘Best Album’ in 2017) and is a six-times nominee. Her duo The Rheingans Sisters are currently nominees for the prestigious ‘Best Duo/Band’ award at the the 2019 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards.






Dates & Tickets

Tuesday 31 March, 20207:30pm Buy Tickets
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Dinner & show offer

Enjoy an evening at Bridport Art Centre’s Pantry Restaurant.

*A pre Show Supper is available with this event* 

The menus will be published alongside the event two weeks before the show. Vegetarian options available.

There will be an option to add your supper to your cart when you book the event. 

£14.95 two course /£17.95 three course 


"a beautiful allegory for how the survivors deal with historical atrocity... horror and beauty co-exist and the titular red dress becomes an eloquent symbol of resilience, but also how the prejudices of the past are sewn into the celebrations of the present"

The List

“big ideas carried off with aplomb… Rowan’s skill as a writer has reached new heights. (She is) not just an excellent songwriter but someone with a fine grasp of the delicate balance of joy and pain that makes us human" 

Folk Radio UK

“carefully crafted words that reveal a deep emotional charge”

Louder Than War

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