Dolly Birds

Category: Show Related artist: Canopy

Some time in the late 70’s, Larry and Nan Partington, of Rotherham, South Yorkshire discovered 3 baby girls on their doorstep. They’ve been there ever since. Due to a series of unexpected events and coincidences the girls recognise Dolly Parton as their biological mother. They live in hope that one day she will return for them. Rotherham Borough Council now intends to extend the A6109 threatening their childhood home with demolition. Campaigning to save 95 Joshua Street, they believe that as the unauthenticated but genuine daughters of Dolly Parton, English Heritage should issue their home with a blue plaque and see it preserved as a place of cultural significance. Click to sign their PETITION?
Singing their hearts out, in the face of adversity, they generously share their fantastic repertoire of accapella, vocal harmony arrangements at any opportunity. After all, “If you want to see the rainbow, you have to put up with the rain…”

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Show Details

  • Date Created: 2012
  • Length: 3 minutes
  • Scale: Small scale
  • Capacity: Under 500
  • Availability: Has touring availability
  • Language: English
  • Audience type: All audiences, all ages

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