With one of the founder members of the P G Wodehouse Society
An evening of Wodehousean wit and wisdom with Tony Ring, one of the founder members of the P G Wodehouse Society (UK). Tony draws on his extensive knowledge of Wodehouse and his works to present a survey of witty epigrams and longer humorous extracts full of wisdom. With readings from actor Lucy Tregear.
Ticket holders for this event can access the Treasures Gallery to view the display P G Wodehouse: The Man and His Work from 18.10 – 19.10.
Tony Ring has been interested in the career of P G Wodehouse for over 25 years. A former President of the International Wodehouse Association and former editor of Wooster Sauce, he has written an eight-part Concordance covering all Wodehouse's fiction, together with You Simply Hit Them With An Axe, a study of Wodehouse's relationship with the tax authorities. He is also the co-author of P G Wodehouse In His Own Words (2001), has more recently written a book about Wodehouse’s career in the non-musical theatre, and edited a book of his light verse.
Image: Cover artwork from The Wit and Wisdom of P G Wodehouse
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