20 new announcements

Hospital humour, a murderer sister and a monkey that jumps into your hat. We added 20 new names to our program.

 

Gavin Bryars Plays Samuel Beckett Songbook

The Guardian recently published this article about the musical quest of the composer Gavin Bryars and the recording of 26 seconds of an unknown homeless man that started it all. With his album Bryars became known as one of the greats in minimalistic and experimental music. There are separate tickets available for Gavin Bryars Plays Samuel Beckett Songbook on the 4th of November.

Orquesta Akokán

Straight out of Havana, Cuba comes Orquesta Akokán a loving tribute to the sax and brass-driven orchestras led by the dynamic veteran singer José ‘Pepito’ Gomez.

The Chronicles

What does Crossing Border look like through a writer’s eyes? The first names of this year’s the The Chronicles are Lana Lux, Mauro Libertella, Sharlene Teo, Dean Bowen and Radna Fabias.

 

 

Writing is like walking with a full glass. Very careful.

Cynan Jones will be on stage at Crossing Border on november 2nd. Since his book The Long Dry recently has been translated into Dutch, Dutch newspaper NRC recently published an interview with Cynan talking about this book, life in the country and writing a sentence as if writing music. 

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