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Teme Valley Arts Society presents…

November 20 @ 14:00

Bertie Pearce: A Dickens of a Christmas – and God bless us everyone!

Charles Dickens has often been proclaimed as “The Man Who Invented Christmas” and indeed on hearing that Dickens had died, a cockney barrow-girl said: “Dickens dead? Then will Father Christmas die too?” Dickens revived the Christmas traditions with his warm portrayal of Christmas in the domestic setting; with plum pudding, piping hot turkey, games, dancing and family cheer by the hearth.

Bertie Pearce has a BA (Hons) in Drama from Manchester University, and a Diploma Internationale from the École Internationale du Théatre, Jacques Lecoq. A member of the Inner Magic Circle, with Gold Star. His experience includes lecturing and performing on cruise ships, and to U3A, historical societies, festivals, schools and colleges

 

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Date:
November 20
Time:
14:00
Event Category:

Venue

Auditorium