Dad’s Book, Singing and A Discovery

13 Feb

A delightful surprise today when a friend rang to say that she had seen a poster for a musical play of one of my Dad’s books! The Fate of Jeremy Visick is to be performed in a couple of weeks and of course, we now have tickets. The book was first adapted by Judith Cook and we all came down from Yorkshire to see the Premiere at The Barbican Theatre in Plymouth in 1990! It is so lovely to know that my Dad’s work is still being appreciated. We love the poster and think Dad would have approved.

Stage Struck and The Fate of Jeremy Visick

Thirteen singers from my two choirs met at the building site that is The Hall for Cornwall to entertain the dignitaries who were being shown around. We sang in the stair-well and the acoustics were brilliant. The audience in their hard hats and hi-vis jackets were very appreciative.

Ingleheart Singers and Suitcase Singers

In the process of the building works, a beautiful gate has been discovered. It was buried inside a wall and dates from before 1914 so is well over 100 years old.  The plans have been altered a little to make sure this discovery is integrated into the new building.

Delightful discovery


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6 responses to “Dad’s Book, Singing and A Discovery

  1. usathroughoureyes

    February 14, 2019 at 2:34 pm

    Such an awesome moment. Yes, Dad would be pleased wouldn’t he.

  2. Anne Stonehill

    February 14, 2019 at 11:52 am

    Sent from Anne’s iPad


  3. john zande

    February 13, 2019 at 7:32 pm

    That’s fantastic! True immortality 🙂

  4. Arkenaten

    February 13, 2019 at 7:06 pm

    How wonderful. I bet you were grinning from ear to ear!


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