The Pitmen Poets | Stafford Gatehouse Theatre

The Pitmen Poets

Genre Music

Thu 3 Nov 2022

The Pitmen Poets features four leading champions of England's musical heritage: Ex-Lindisfarne singer and songwriter Billy Mitchell, renowned singer and instrumentalist Bob Fox, leading exponent of Tyneside song Benny Graham, and much-covered Durham songwriter Jez Lowe – individually and collectively celebrating triumphs, tragedy, humour and hard times of North-East England’s coal mining tradition in an evening of music, song and spoken word, illustrated by atmospheric archive photography.