Covid Event Guidelines (as per Government Guidance)

  • Entrance is by pre-booked Ticket Only
  • Track and Trace will operate upon entry
  •  Please wear a face mask until you are seated at your table
  • The venue will be operating at 50% capacity
  • Table Service – Payment by Card Only
  • Staff and performers will be Covid tested before the event

Harbottle and Jonas In Concert

Friday 27th August 7 p.m. (doors open from 6.15 p.m.)
 ‘Damn Fine.’ Mike Harding (BBC Radio 2 ‘Folk Show’)
‘Stunning songwriting and heart-rending arrangements.’ Americana UK

‘Phenomenal’ – BBC Introducing

Harbottle and Jonas are a husband and wife duo based in Totnes, Devon. Their entwined vocals have received plaudits from folk icons including Jon Boden (Bellowhead), Rod Clements (Lindisfarne), with Seth Lakeman saying they have a ‘unique sound’.

Well-travelled across the UK and abroad Harbottle & Jonas have managed to establish themselves original in song and one of the most exciting prospects on the folk circuit. Their album ‘Sea is My Brother’ was released in February 2019 with rave reviews and Tom Robinson calling it ‘fine contemporary folk music’ on his 6 music show.


“Disarmingly honest and spine-tingling moments – R2”


Book now to avoid disappointment – Limited ticket availability!

 Tickets: £14.00 per ticket (plus booking fee)

Scratchy Beard In Concert

Saturday 31st July 5 p.m. (doors open from 4.15 p.m.)

We are thrilled that this great band has been able to squeeze in an extra gig (earlier start time than usual) so that they can play at The Old Town Hall for us!

Intoxicating swing, heartfelt rhythms and flowing melodies. The storytelling spirit of Anglo-Celtic folk and the sophisticated charm of a Parisian street cafe, on a summer’s afternoon.

Journey through this fun, intoxicating and sincere montage of trans-European roots music with upbeat guitar, finessed cello, dixie-esque clarinet, stomping drums, soaring violin, heartfelt tin whistle, a vintage 1960s electric reed organ, blues melodica, 3-part harmonies, jazz maracas and more…

” an upbeat, sincere and delectable collage of trans-European roots music”
Book now to avoid disappointment – Limited ticket availability!
 Tickets: £14.00 per ticket (plus booking fee)


Volunteer Event – by Invitation Only

Monday 21st June 7 p.m. (doors open from 6.30 p.m.)

Pennyless

We are very excited to launch our first Live Event of 2021 and are so delighted to welcome back Pennyless to The Old Town Hall!
 
Friday 25th June 7 p.m. (doors open from 6.30 p.m.)
 
With Penny Stevens on violin and Les Woods playing guitar, Pennyless form a distinctive and powerful sound as they range through the world of roots folk music and wander into blues and jazz.
 
After 12 years, and with 6 albums released as a four piece band, Penny and Les are heading back out into the world as a duo.
 
Expect a varied mix of up tempo instrumentals and fanciful songs – high energy and lots of fun!!
 
Book now to avoid disappointment – Limited ticket availability!
 
Tickets: £10.00 per ticket (plus booking fee)

Super Spies

We are excited to re-open The Old Town Hall again from the end of June and are delighted to be able to offer a free online, family event, supported by Live and Local, in the May half term. Check out our Events link on our Facebook page! Only 1 ticket is needed per family and there are 20 tickets available.
‘Super-Spies Online’ is an interactive adventure for 5-11 year olds and their families. Participate from the comfort of your own home with two 30 minute interactive Zoom shows bookending a week of fun offline games, activities and challenges with a spy training theme!
The Old Town Hall - Celebrating 200 years 1821 -2021