Barlines: Conversations with Tippett in Prison
Saturday 15 June at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm£10.00
An evocation of Michael Tippett’s life-changing stint in Wormwood Scrubs in 1943 as a conscientious objector. Set in the confines of Tippett’s prison cell, an hour of music, letters to the outside world, and conversations with Benjamin Britten. Written and directed by Sarah Gabriel (A House on Middagh Street, The Red House’s 2018 show) in collaboration with Tippett’s biographer, Oliver Soden.
Available via Snape Maltings, 01728 687110 or the booking link below.
Find out more about Michael Tippett and exhibition Tippett & Britten: Portrait of a wartime friendship.