Phil Davies - Performing Dickens

Friday 24 February, 11-12pm and 2-3pm

Lecture summary:

A chance to hear first-hand from an actor who has performed in adaptations of Dickens’ novels for the screen. Phil will talk about how Dickens inspired him as a boy and why he enjoys performing Dickens today.

Speaker:

Phil Davis has been an actor for 40 years and is perhaps best known for his work with director Mike Leigh. He was BAFTA-nominated for his performance in the 2004 film Vera Drake. Recent appearances include DS Ray Miles in ITV's Whitechapel series and he was a memorable Smallweed in the BBC's Bleak House. 

Booking information:

Suitable for: AS, A-Level and IB students

Length: Lecture is 60 minutes. Please allow time before or after the lecture to see the display

Group size: minimum 10, maximum 30

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