Songs and Stories from World War Two-Narrative Stage
Monday, May 30, 2011
Northwest Folklife Festival (map)
Seattle, WA click here for more info
Narrative Stage at 1pm
This 50 minute program features songs and from WW II (performed in authentic military uniforms) with vocals (Dina Blade), piano (Han Brehmer) and narrative (Ray Puddicomb). Special guest Ray Puddicombe, an elder WW2 veteran and actor, will be speaking about his wartime experiences. Mr. Puddicombe is a Seattle resident who served as a soldier on the German Front during the Rhineland Campaign of 1944. This will be a rare opportunity to hear personal stories from the WW II era.