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An Lanntair

'In the Wake of Metagama'

This centenary concert celebrates the stories of Metagama emigrants, many of whom journeyed south to the USA, working in car factories and construction. Some returned home during the Great Depression, but many stayed to establish new lives in the New World.

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'In the Wake of Metagama'
'In the Wake of Metagama'

Time & Location

21 Apr 2023, 20:00 – 22 Apr 2023, 23:00

An Lanntair, Kenneth St, Stornoway HS1 2DS, UK

About the event

This centenary concert celebrates the stories of those emigrants, many of whom journeyed south to the USA, working in car factories and construction. Some returned home during the Great Depression, but many stayed to establish new lives in the New World.

Join award-winning writer Donald S Murray, musician Liza Mulholland, actor and singer Dolina MacLennan, Gaelic singer and piper Calum Alex Macmillan, fiddler Charlie Mackerron, singer-songwriter Willie Campbell, cellist Christine Hanson, and visual artist Doug Robertson, in marking this important centenary with an evening of music, song and story.

Two nights in An Lanntair.

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