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Many followers knew the Wuthering Heights dance however skilled dancers have been available to remind them of the strikes

A bevy of crimson-clad Kate Bush followers got here house as a part of a world-wide occasion the place folks re-enact the singer’s Wuthering Heights video.

Greater than 150 folks have been “working up that hill” at Sheffield’s amphitheatre in mass homage to the British singer.

It was a part of an annual occasion the world over known as The Most Wuthering Heights Day Ever 2018.

Organiser Linda Ball stated: “It was an incredible day. There was loads of drama and expressive strikes.”

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Primarily based on the Emily Bronte of the identical identify, Kate Bush penned Wuthering Heights in 1978

A tribute to Emily Bronte’s 1847 novel, Bush’s debut music Wuthering Heights surpassed all expectations when it was launched in 1978 and have become the primary primary written and carried out music by a feminine artist.

Then aged 18 she was impressed to jot down it after catching the final 10 minutes of a BBC tv adaptation of the story.

Round 180 folks joined the Sheffield occasion on Saturday, the place folks recreated the dance from the music video.

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It’s the first time the occasion has been held within the north of England, organiser stated

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Organisers stated the town’s amphitheatre was the right venue

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The occasion coincides with what would have been Emily Bronte’s 200th birthday

Ms Ball stated: “We had skilled dancers on the entrance doing the routine though there have been loads of hardcore followers who clearly knew the strikes anyway.”

Organised on behalf of Sheffield’s Associates of Sheaf Valley Park, Ms Ball, a Kate Bush fan, stated she obtained just a few “uncommon seems” when she first instructed the thought.

“It is by no means been completed earlier than within the north of England so I assumed wow, if we might pull this off and do it, what a memorable factor to be part of.

“We needed it to be inclusive and it was. There have been males, ladies and youngsters are becoming a member of in. It was fabulous.”


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