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15 July 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm BST

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Date: 15 July 2020
Time:
3:30 pm - 4:45 pm
Cost:
£6.00 – £7.00
Location:
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH

Overview

Speaker: Ray Sparks

Many of us have enjoyed this traditional seaside entertainment in our childhood but what do we know of its origins?

Ray has performed Punch and Judy on Eastbourne seafront for the past 26 years and is known as ‘Eastbourne’s Punch and Judy man’.

His lecture will uncover the history of this classic puppet show from Italy with the Commedia Dell’Arte up to modern day shows. You can also enjoy a display of his puppets, booth and memorabilia alongside amusing anecdotes of performances past and present.

 

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