Gateways to the First World War

Armistice Day event to explore the lost plays of the First World War

The Marlow Theatre and the University of Kent present 'Well-Remembered Voices'

Posted on 2nd September 2014


Well-Remembered Voices: Lost plays of the First World War.

Tuesday 11th November 2014

A one-day public event exploring how theatre responded to the events of 1914-1918, and a rare opportunity to see performances of wartime plays. The event is co-run by the Marlowe Theatre, Gateways to the First World War, and the School of Arts, University of Kent, and in collaboration with the University of Kent Special Collections.

Symposium & Play Readings
10am–5pm
A day of talks and and workshops exploring the impact of the First World War on theatre, including discussion of J.M. Barrie's thoughtful play A Well-Remembered Voice.
TICKETS (bkg fees apply*): £10
Student rate: £8

Evening Play Readings
8pm
An evening of rehearsed readings of rarely performed wartime plays offering different perspectives on the First World War.
TICKETS (bkg fees apply*): £7
Student rate: £5

Special offer: Combined ticket for both events for £10.

Tickets for can be booked through the Marlowe Theatre website.

University of Kent students attending this event can earn 10 Employability Points. Please email gateways@kent.ac.uk and we will ensure that your details are passed to the Employability Points team.

A full schedule of the day can be downloaded here.

*Booking Fees Apply. By phone & in person: £1 per ticket booking fee. Online: 75p per ticket booking fee. The Marlowe Friends: 75p per ticket booking fee (by phone, in person & online). The maximum fee you will be charged when booking by phone or in person is £8. Booking fees are unlimited online.

 

 

 

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Last Updated: 13/10/2014