Shakespeare & Me: Judi Dench in Conversation with Brendan O’Hea, 22 Oct- 5 Nov 2023

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Join the inimitable and beloved Judi Dench in conversation with friend, actor and director Brendan O’Hea to celebrate the publication of their new book Shakespeare: The Man Who Pays The Rent.

Live on stage for these intimate events, Judi will walk us through her love letter to the nation’s greatest playwright, all brightened by her signature mischievous sense of humour.

With never-before-heard stories, the triumphs, disasters, backstage shenanigans and moments from Shakespeare’s greatest works, this unique occasion will be an event you won’t want to miss.

Every ticket comes with a hardback copy of Shakespeare: The Man Who Pays The Rent (RRP£25)

This event is presented in partnership with Fane and Penguin.

Photo Credit: Sarah Furniss.

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