Once again literature flies its flag at the Arts Centre, this time in October.
To mark the fortieth anniversary of the death of one of the twentieth century's most intriguing writers and artists, the son of novelist and illustrator Mervyn Peake will be appearing at the Arts Centre on Wednesday 29th October at 7.30pm.
Sebastian Peake, whose father is best known for the Gormenghast trilogy, which tells the story of Titus Groan, will give an illustrated talk and performance on the life and work of this fascinating writer.
Mervyn Peake, was one of the most multi-talented artists of the twentieth century. Painter, novelist, author of children's books and nonsense verse, war artist, poet and dramatist, he also illustrated such classic works as Treasure Island, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, The Ancient Mariner, Grimm's Household Tales and Bleak House. A man of extraordinary vision and imagination, his literary and artistic creations are unforgettable.
Wednesday 29 October – 7.30pm
To buy tickets please contact the Box Office on 01793 614837.
If you would like any further information please contact Nicki Western on 07786 020958 or email firstname.lastname@example.org