Dickens as a Performer

Simon Callow  discusses Dickens as a performer

Simon Callow discusses Dickens as a performer
Watch the video and explore the sources below to find out more about Dickens's performances.

Historical & Literary Sources

Newspaper Article: 'Mr Dickens's Readings', 1866

A newspaper article describing Charles Dickens's readings.

 

Newspaper Article: 'Dickens's First Reading', 1895

A newspaper article retrospectively discusses Dickens's first performance of A Christmas Carol.