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A Double Bill: The Real Story of the Talking Freds & Woody Sed

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KW Production Studio

111 W. Hastings St.

Vancouver, BC V6B 0G9

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A Double Bill - The Real Story of the Talking Freds & Woody Sed

This double bill of theatre, song and story focuses on activist artists who repurpose popular music to address community and political issues.

The Real Story of the Talking Freds, features John Blackand Downtown Eastsideresident Jim Sandsrecollecting their days in the 1980s as a comic satirical music duo who performed at events in the Downtown Eastside, including among others, against the Expo-related evictions and the fight forCRAB Park.

Woody Sed, performed by Vancouver actor and creator Thomas Jones, explores the life and turbulent times of singer-songwriter Woody Guthrie. A prolific and provocative writer, Woody Guthrie was the father of the 1960s folk revival and, according to Billy Bragg, the first ‘alternative’ musician. With songs and stories, Jones bundles up a cascade of colourful charactersand tells a true to life tale of this legendary singer-songwriter: a man who wrote on his guitar,‘This machine kills fascists’.

Thursday Oct 25, Friday Oct 26, 8pm. KW Production Studio, 111 W. Hastings. Suggested donation $10. Tickets available at the door.


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