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Voices From the Peak at Buxton Fringe Festival

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Join Mark Gwynne Jones at the High Peak Bookstore to embark on a fascinating journey through the Peak District – in film, word and sound.
An exclusive live presentation combining spoken word, archive recordings, film clips and original music. Mark delivers a funny and absorbing in-person performance of the popular series, Voices From The Peak.
This is a limited capacity venue – booking ahead is recommended!
Thurs 21 July
£10 adults (£7 under 18’s)
Pay on the door, or book ahead via: 07774 679311
Doors 7pm | Show 8pm
“This is a work of rare quality as timeless as its subject. I’ve spent decades producing radio dramas and documentaries and my indisposition to what I hear currently, is now – overturned. Bravo!” – John Tams
“The fascinating quest of the poet Mark Gwynne Jones. An array of audio odysseys… and some marvellous Derbyshire reflections…” – Ann Treneman, The Times
“70 People, 70 Years, highlights those that have contributed to the Peak District’s legacy, from John Dower – father of the UK’s National Parks – to Mark Gwynne Jones, Poet of the Peak.” – The i Paper
“There’s a remarkable testimony in these artworks, of old mineral miners… It works beautifully!” – Samira Ahmed, Front Row, BBC Radio 4
“Mark doesn’t seek to draw conclusions in the film, Snow!… It is instead an encyclopaedia of the human experience.” – Tom Ingall, BBC Look North

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