People's Assembly in association with Philopsophy Football presents a Scroogeonomics Christmas Party
The People’s Assembly presents in association with Philosophy Football, supported by the RMT and FBU, a seasonal night out against austerity, Scroogeonomics on Saturday 19 December at Rich Mix in East London. Tickets are now on sale, warning going fast, at a very reasonable £9.95
Headlined by the sublime comedy of Bridget Christie. Bridget’s stand-up set will be preceded by an in-conversation with Guardian columnist Zoe Williams. Plus sparkling spoken word from poet Salena Godden. And closing the show Thee Faction playing anthems to dance and march to followed by Ska legends,The Meow Meows. If that lot doesn't get you laughing and dancing all we can say is, bah humbug!
The night won’t be short of ideas either. Opened by the renowned writer on inequality Danny Dorling, an international discussion on austerity and its discontents with Marina Prentoulis of Syriza joined by Sirio Canos Donnay of Podemos and Shelly Asquith NUS Vice-President Education & Welfare.
Plus new work has been commissioned specially for the night inspired by the message of The Christmas Carol by poet Matt Abbott and musician Nia. Filling the dancefloor with his usual upbeat indie set the Melstars Music soundsystem.
Book your tickets now... and we'll see you there!