The Britannia Coco-Nut Dancers at Bare Arts, Todmorden

The Britannia Coco-Nut Dancers at Bare Arts, Todmorden

From deepest Pennine Lancashire comes the extraordinary troupe that is ‘The Britannia Coco-Nut Dancers’. They resemble a curious mix of greek soldiers in national dress, crossed with coal miners; and they dance, sing and entertain with marvellous gusto. I really didn’t know quite what to expect until I saw them in the flesh: however their folk sounds, infectious humour, consummate agility and capacity to put away fine ales won me over. You can read more about them here.

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