Reopening of the Ashcroft Playhouse with Dame Judi Dench
Image courtesy Fairfield Halls
About this event
At the start of a week-long series of special launch events at Fairfield Halls, Dame Judi Dench will formally reopen the Ashcroft Playhouse with an exclusive Q&A hosted by broadcaster John Hannam about her friend and Croydon-born fellow actress Dame Peggy Ashcroft, in front of a specially invited audience of students from local schools studying GCSE and A-Level drama.
She will also read a special commission written by Croydon resident and spoken word artist Shaniqua Benjamin Founding Director of Young People Insight CIC.
British author and theatre critic Michael Billington OBE will join the conversation to talk about the BAFTA and Laurence Olivier award-winning actress.
Monday 16 September 2019
Starts: 5-15 pm
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