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Gwyneth Herbert at Rochester Jazz Festival 2016

North America Toury-Toury-Hallelujah!

Thank you so much Victorians, Vancouverites, Rochesterers, Ottawanians, Torontopes and Quebeceezes for having us! We had such an incredible time and we’ll be back just as soon as we can… Watch this space! Gwyn xx Photo by Peter Parts

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March 2016 Duo Mini-Tour Announced

Following a brief writing and theatre/art-making hiatus, Gwyneth returns to the stage with a mini-tour of her unique new multi-instrumental duo show with Ned Cartwright. Confirmed dates: Mar 3 LONDON, Elgar Room at the Royal Albert Hall Mar 4 MUNICH (DE), Lost Weekend (with Yngve & the Innocent) Mar 5 LANGENAU (DE), Café Kapilio (with […]

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“Springtime for Henry (and Barbara)” at Wilton’s Music Hall, 26-27 Jan – tickets now on sale!

Gwyneth Herbert and Mel Brimfield are thrilled to present “Springtime for Henry (and Barbara)”: a fictitious lost musical centred around the lives of British sculptors Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth, reconstructed in fragments for just three shows at the incredible Wilton’s Musical Hall. Sir Henry Moore straddled the globe like a mighty colossus of Modernism, hoisting […]

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Gwyneth Herbert and Frances Ruffelle

Mesdames et messieurs, votre attention s’il vous plaît!

Gwyneth will be making guest appearances at the next three nights (Wednesday, Thursday, Friday) of Frances Ruffelle’s album launch extravaganza I Say Yeh-Yeh at London’s Crazy Coqs, Soho. The show, co-devised by Gwyneth and Frances (and featuring an array of Herbertband members), runs until Saturday and it’s opening last night was sold out, so get […]

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Gwyneth Herbert at the Fun Palace

Follow where our Joan is…

It’s Fun Palaces weekend folks, and TOMORROW NIGHT – that’s Sunday 5th October – at the Theatre Royal Stratford East we’re having A Joan Jamboree in celebration of the birthday of revolutionary director and Fun Palaces imaginer Joan Littlewood.  Along with Upbeat Choir and East London brass we will, for one night only, be on the […]

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Murray Melvin, Gwyneth Herbert and Mel Brimfield

Roll up for a Joan Jamboree!

Join us on Sunday 4th October, 5pm, on the beautiful main stage at the Theatre Royal Stratford East for an evening of music, magic, monologue and mime inspired by the spirit of revolutionary theatre director Joan Littlewood. Our heady “montage of attractions” includes the mime fabulism of performance phenomenon Dickie Beau, the political (dis)enchantment of […]

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Gwyneth Herbert and Frances Ruffelle

I Say Yeh-Yeh, Baby!

I’ve had the complete joy and privilege of producing new album from award-winning British singer, entertainer and recording artist Frances Ruffelle.  It’s a kind of playful homage to our shared love of France called “I Say Yeh-Yeh”, and we recorded it over 3 days, on old ’60s equipment in the windowless basement of a converted brothel in East […]

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