Archive : SoapBox Quarterly


To celebrate the fourth year of SoapBox at FolkEast we have invited a ton of our favourite East Anglian musicians, poets and performers to join us for a night of artistic shenanigans in the name of Folk. Join us for a mini-festival style gig featuring folk, roots and acoustic music, with a healthy dash of punk, and layers of stand up poetry throughout. All ages welcome, but please note there will be adult content and expletives. In order of appearance:: Jack Pout (compere) Elly Tree (solo) Bards Aloud (storyteller) Celandine Andy Bennett (poet) (Interval) The Lazy Laureate (poet) Bessie Turner Junk Shop Poets Dan Clark (poet) Jonathan Marriott & The Painted Birds (acoustic) Danny Whitehouse Tickets £5 concessions (students/under 18/OAP/unwaged) £7 advance £10 on the door Please note there maybe be changes to the line-up so please check our website for information. and Twitter @getonthesoapbox 100% locally sourced line-up (with no compromise on quality)



Andy Bennett

SoapBox presents in Aldeburgh Saturday 5th November 2016 More >>


Bessie Turner

I play nice songs with nice people and equally nice people seem to like it. It's pretty wicked. More >>


Elly Tree

EllY Tree are a gigging band playing mainly original material in an art/folk/pop/indie/world music mash-up. More >>