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Barrie Nicht: Remembering Stanley Robertson

November 16, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

2019 marks the tenth anniversary of the death of one of Scotland’s most important cultural figures, Stanley Robertson. Storyteller, ballad singer and author, Stanley was one of the most influential Scottish Traveller voices on the folk scene who brought the oral tradition of his ancient culture to audiences around the world.

In this special performance, a cast of storytellers, singers and researchers will remember the legendary Scottish Traveller singer and storyteller Stanley Robertson and celebrate his contribution to local, national and international folk culture.

In partnership with

Aberdeen Performing Arts

Contact email address

simon.gall@abdn.ac.uk

Booking required?

Yes


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Details

Date:
November 16
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Website:
https://www.aberdeenperformingarts.com/whats-on/music/stanley-robertson-event-being-human-festival/2450

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Description for print
A cast of storytellers, singers and academics will remember the legendary Scottish Traveller singer and storyteller Stanley Robertson and celebrate his contribution to local, national and international folk culture.
Is booking required?
Yes
Contact email address
simon.gall@abdn.ac.uk
Event partners
Aberdeen Performing Arts
Region
Scotland
City/town
Aberdeen
Accessibility information
https://www.aberdeenperformingarts.com/apa-venues/access/
Image copyright information
owned by ourselves (Elphinstone Institute)

Venue

The Lemon Tree
5 West North Street
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire AB24 5AT United Kingdom
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Accessibility information
https://www.aberdeenperformingarts.com/apa-venues/access/
Phone:
01224 641122
Website:
https://www.aberdeenperformingarts.com/the-lemon-tree/