Virginia Woolf: An Illustrated Talk with Songs

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Thursday 15th July | Show Starts 1pm | St Georges Church, Deal | Unreserved Seating

Classical singer and actor Lucy Stevens and pianist Elizabeth Marcus explore the lives, influences and boundaries of creative women in Edwardian and inter-war Britain.

This talk, illustrated with songs selected from the play Virginia Woolf: Killing the Angel, explores the friendship, choices and synergy of their work.

Dame Ethel Smyth (1858 - 1944)

Schlummerlied words Ernst von Wildenbruch

Tanzlied words Georg Büchner

Nachtgedanken words Paul Heyse

Liza Lehmann (1862 - 1918)

Cuckoo Counts words Helen Taylor

Ina Boyle (1889 - 1967)

Have you news of my boy Jack? words Rudyard Kipling

Song of Enchantment words Walter de la Mare

Rebecca Clarke (1886 – 1979)

The Aspidistra words Claude Flight

The Tyger words William Blake

Lethe words Edna St. Vincent Millay

Tickets: £10

Event Details

Starts on:15/07/2021 13:00
Location:St. George's Church