Reopening of the Ashcroft Playhouse with Dame Judi Dench


At the start of a week-long series of special launch events at Fairfield Halls, Dame Judi Dench will formally reopen the Ashcroft Playhouse.
Reopening of the Ashcroft Playhouse with Dame Judi Dench at the Fairfield Halls

Image courtesy Fairfield Halls


Event type: Discussion, Talks, Theatre

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.


Date


Monday 16 September 2019


Starts: 5-15 pm


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Theatre


Fairfield Halls


Park Lane
Croydon CR9 1DG

Box office tel: 0203 292 0002

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Tickets


£45

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