Stars from the worlds of rock, pop and comedy will perform at The Flying Seagull Project’s benefit concert for child refugees at London’s Union Chapel on Friday 2nd December.
“Honoured to be a part of this event to raise funds for The Flying Seagull Project. In these dark and uncertain times, the work that The Flying Seagull Project does brings light and laughter to some of the most put upon children in the world. That, I’m sure everyone can agree, is a beautiful thing.” – Charlotte Church
Curated by Mercury Prize nominee Ed Harcourt, the confirmed acts include Charlotte Church, Carl Barât, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, The Magic Numbers, Tom McRae, Kathryn Williams, Lock, the Dirty Pretty Strings and Simon Munnery, with further special guests to be announced.
Professional entertainer Ash Perrin founded The Flying Seagull Project in 2007 to bring happiness to children who are underprivileged, marginalised or suffering. It consists of around 20 performers who run art workshops, music lessons and circus shows, spreading “love, light and laughter” to children in hospitals, orphanages, deaf/blind schools and refugee camps around the world.
Tickets are on sale now at www.unionchapel.org.uk Professional entertainer Ash Perrin founded The Flying Seagull Project in 2008 to bring happiness to children who are underprivileged, marginalised or suffering. The UK-based charity currently has 20+ entertainers engaged in arts workshops, music and dance lessons, circus shows and clown doctoring. Together they have spread love, light and laughter to more than 60,000 children in hospitals, orphanages, deaf/blind schools, refugee camps and slums around the world.
“Tickets are on sale for the Union Chapel extravaganza. If you can make it, know it’s for a really good cause. The Flying Seagull Project are out in the refugee camps at the moment, making a real difference for these kids.” – Ed Harcourt