Edward King Stories – New Theatre Royal

Our project writers will be reading from their stories and discussing how they came to be involved in the project and which of Edward King’s paintings inspired them.

There will be four performances, each with a different selection of writers speaking. The full programme is available below.

Date: Saturday, 27th May, 2017

Time: 11am, 1pm, 4pm, 6pm

Location: Minghella Studio, New Theatre Royal, 20-24 Guildhall Walk, Portsmouth PO1 2DD

Tickets: £5 each, available from New Theatre Royal Box Office

Age Suitability
11am, 1pm, 6pm – some of the stories included in these performances are NOT suitable for children.

4pm – Parental guidance advised.
Some stories included in this performance contain content that MAY NOT be suitable for young children.

For additional information on content please contact the Writing Edward King project team.

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Full Schedule Information

Click on each writer’s name to learn more…

11am – some of the stories included in this performance are NOT suitable for children

Writers who will be reading at this performance:

Zella Compton
Lucy Flannery
Jackie Green
Margaret Jennings
Annie Kirby
Richard Peirce
William Sutton

1pm – some of the stories included in this performance are NOT suitable for children

Writers who will be reading at this performance:

Bernie C Byrnes
Charlotte Comley
Zella Compton
Christine Lawrence
Jacqui Pack
William Sutton
Matt Wingett

4pm – Parental guidance advised. Some stories included in this performance contain content that MAY NOT be suitable for young children.

Writers who will be reading at this performance:

Jackie Green
Margaret Jennings
Annie Kirby
Jacqui Pack
Richard Peirce
Maggie Sawkins
William Sutton

6pm – some of the stories included in this performance are NOT suitable for children

Writers who will be reading at this performance:

Bernie C Byrnes
Charlotte Comley
Lucy Flannery
Christine Lawrence
Helen Salsbury
Maggie Sawkins
William Sutton

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