Christchurch Folk Music Club
Ronél Hunter is a singer-songwriter residing in Kakapoint. Originally from South Africa, Ronél played at local folk festivals before moving to NZ in 2009.
Ronél writes songs about real life and is a firm believer in being real and being yourself. She tells stories through her songs that connect to the audience in a personal and real way.
In 2017 she picked up the pen and embarked on the journey of writing songs for her debut album, which was released in March 2020. Lockdown also lead to the birth of some new songs. Influences on her music include artists like Tracy Chapman, Dolly Parton, Guy Clark, and Mary Gauthier.
Doors open 7pm. Performance starts at 7.30pm, you will get a seat if you arrive close to 7pm.
VENUE: Irish Society Hall, 29 Domain Terrace, Spreydon The hall is situated up the long driveway, directly next to Domain Park, and there is plenty of well-lit off-street parking.
DOOR SALES CASH ONLY, please bring correct change if possible.
Current COVID restrictions will apply: signing in will be required, please wear a mask and observe social distancing, chairs will be arranged for "bubble" seating.The Irish Society bar facilities will be closed until Level 1.
Tea, coffee, biscuits and cake available during the break.
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