John Kirkpatrick is a superstar of the English folk scene. He is a wonderful singer, musician and entertainer and a leading interpreter of English folk music.
He is a virtuoso instrumentalist playing melodeon, Anglo concertina and button accordion. He has played solo, in duets and in many bands, including The Richard Thompson Band and Steeleye Span. He is also a fine songwriter, composer, choreographer and musical director.
He lives in Shropshire where he still dances with the Morris team he founded in 1975, The Shropshire Bedlams.
We recommend you buy tickets in advance, however, if there are any left on the night, admission is £13.50 and £6 for under 25s.