In 1990 Banner Theatre* presented a weekend devoted to the life and work of Ewan McColl, entitled "The Red Megaphone". The weekend, held at the Midlands Arts Centre included, tributes, films, concerts, discussions and workshops. A poster advertising the weekend event was given to me by Pam Bishop, and has been reproduced below.


*Banner Theatre was  a socialist theatre company based in Birmingham which was formed in 1973,  included amongst the members were a number of folk singers from the Grey Cock Folk club. The history of the Banner Theatre, which is still in existence today, can be found at:-                                                                                                                              

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