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Spotlight - 4th December 2019


Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 - 25 minutes

This week, a call to young people to take part in Roald Dahl’s ‘The Witches’ with new theatre company ‘Yn Draamey’, we play Ian Thompson’s new record ‘Even Now’, we take a peek at Mannanan’s Winterfest which takes place tomorrow evening, and on your way, the Villa Marina Arcade is the ideal spot to pop in for some lovely local Christmas shopping.

Yn Draamey is the new theatre company on the manx Amateur Drama scene. I spoke to Founder Susannah Maybury.

Ian Thompson’s new song ‘Even Now’ was released last Friday, and is available on all digital platforms.

Mannan’s Winterfest returns for its second year at the Gaiety Theatre tomorrow evening. Organiser David Kilgallon spoke to Simon Clark and Phil Gawne on Moghrey Jedoonee.

And on your way to Manannan’s Winterfest, get into the Christmas spirit at the Villa Marina Arcade which will be transformed into a festive marketplace, Arts Engagement Officer, Grainney Sheard tells us more