The British Library are delving into their archives to shine a spotlight on those at the forefront of technical innovation and those behind the scenes in some fascinating events this Spring
The Explore Theatre Season runs from March 9th to 29th and features three events online and two events in-person.
ONLINE ONLY Pioneering Progression: Joan Littlewood and Theatre Royal Stratford East (discussing the pioneering Theatre Workshop Company at Theatre Royal Stratford East)
Wed 9 Mar, 19:30 – 20:45
ONLINE ONLY Theatre of the Absurd? The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy on Stage (recalling theatre maverick Ken Campbell’s extraordinary first stage production of the cult show at London’s gigantic Rainbow Theatre)
Fri 11 Mar, 20:15 – 21:15
IN PERSON EVENT ONLY Anything Could Happen Next: A Celebration of People Show (The UK’s first alternative theatre company)
Sun 13 Mar, 14:00 – 16:00
IN PERSON AND ONLINE Peggy Ramsay: Queen of Agents (celebrating the legendary Peggy Ramsay and her unique contribution to theatre)
Tue 29 Mar, 19:00 – 20:30
I am sure that these will be popular so please do book early to avoid disappointment.
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