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Stories of Victorian Entertainment

A Day of Talks


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This day of talks will look at different aspects of how the Victorians amused themselves.

Lee Jackson - Palaces of Pleasure: from Music Halls to the Seaside to Football, How the Victorians invented Mass Entertainment

Dr John Woolf - The Wonders: Lifting the Curtain on the Freak Show, Circus and Victorian Age

Ian Gledhill - The Gilbert and Sullivan Story: The Birth of English Operetta

Jenny Uglow - Mr Lear: A Life of Art and Nonsense

Where

Garry Weston Library

Southwark Cathedral
London Bridge, London, SE1 9DA
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