LEONARD COHEN ON HYDRA

What:  The songs of Leonard Cohen by Chris Fatouros & Spiros Falieros.  In the ‘50s and ‘60s, the Greek island of Hydra was a magnet for artists.  The emerging Canadian poet, Leonard Cohen, arrived in 1960 and stumbled upon an ex-pat community headed by two charismatic Australian writers: George Johnson and Charmian Clift.  They offered the young poet a room and arranged for him to perform his poems and songs for their assortment of friends: Sydney Nolan, Brett Whiteley, Beat Generation poet Allen Ginsberg and others.  And so began Leonard Cohen’s career as a singer/songwriter…

Where:  Willow Creek Vineyard, 166 Balnarring Road, Merricks North (Melway #162 H9)

When:  5pm Saturday 17 August 2013

Costs/Ticketing:  Ticket $35-00 or package of performance & 3 course dinner package $95-00 (+ wine)

Website information:  admin@willow-creek.com.au  www.willow-creek.com.au

Enquiries & Booking Contact:  All bookings phone Willow Creek Vineyard – 5989 7448 (ext 1)

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