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Richmond Literature FestivalBroadcasters Andrew Marr, Jonathan Dimbleby and Olympic rower Greg Searle are just some of the speakers taking part in the Richmond Literarture Festival which returns to Richmond this November for its 21st year. The list of confirmed participants includes an impressive line-up of political commentators, well known writers, broadcasters, comedians and poets. There's a huge variety of respected writers and novelists taking part so it won't be hard to pick out at least one you'd like to see. Events take place at various venues across Richmond including Richmond Theatre, Orleans House Gallery and The Literary Salon, a pop-up shop where live literature events are staged for all ages. The programme includes a podcasting workshop, tea, cake and storytelling, poetry, and performances from renowned spoken word artists. There's also a special young people's festival which includes activities for the very young - from aged two upwards. See www.richmondliterature.com for full details and a to download a brochure.

 

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The Victorian Richmond Theatre, which opened on 18 September 1899 with a performance of As You Like It, is one of the best examples of work by theatrical architect Frank Matcham. The interior is ornate, with lots of gilt detailing and plush fabrics. More about Richmond Theatre

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3 Water Lane, Richmond, TW9 | 5 minutes from Richmond Literature Festival
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Parkshot Centre, Parkshot, Richmond, TW9 | 3 minutes from Richmond Literature Festival
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Old Town Hall, Whittaker Avenue, TW9 | 5 minutes from Richmond Literature Festival
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51/52 George Street, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 | 1 minute from Richmond Literature Festival
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10 Paved Court, Richmond, TW9 | 3 minutes from Richmond Literature Festival
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London > Shopping > Books
19 King Street, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 | 4 minutes from Richmond Literature Festival
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32 The Quadrant, TW9 | 1 minute from Richmond Literature Festival
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53A George Street, Richmond upon Thames, Surrey, TW9 | 1 minute from Richmond Literature Festival
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10 Thames Bank, SW14 | 32 minutes from Richmond Literature Festival
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7 Paradise Road, TW9 | 3 minutes from Richmond Literature Festival
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9-11 Hill Street, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 | 5 minutes from Richmond Literature Festival
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Movie Madness And Magic Summer School - 22nd-26th August 2016Movie Madness And Magic Summer School - 22nd-26th August 2016A five-day film workshop.2016-08-25T09:30:00+01002016-08-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Richmond Theatre,   The Green  Surrey    TW9 1QJ
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Now On
Movie Madness And Magic Summer School - 22nd-26th August 2016
The DresserThe DresserKen Stott and Reece Shearsmith star in Ronald Harwood's backstage drama about an ageing Shakespearean actor, who refuses to take to the stage to deliver his King Lear, and the dutiful assistant, who must cajole another towering performance from the disgruntled thespian. Directed by Sean Foley.2016-09-08T19:30:00+01002016-09-17T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Richmond Theatre,   The Green  Surrey    TW9 1QJ
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The Illegal Eagles: Eagles TributeThe Illegal Eagles: Eagles TributeA tribute to the iconic US rock band, famous for the songs Desperado, Hotel California, Take It Easy and Take It To The Limit.2016-09-18T19:30:00+01002016-09-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Richmond Theatre,   The Green  Surrey    TW9 1QJ
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The Illegal Eagles: Eagles Tribute
The Woman In BlackThe Woman In BlackA stage adaptation of Susan Hill's creepy novel about an emotionally scarred lawyer obsessed with the idea of a family curse.2016-09-20T19:30:00+01002016-09-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Richmond Theatre,   The Green  Surrey    TW9 1QJ
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The Woman In Black
An Evening With Aggers & TuffersAn Evening With Aggers & TuffersPhil Tufnell teams up with his TMS colleague, for an evening of hilarious banter and cricket anecdotes.2016-09-25T19:30:00+01002016-09-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Richmond Theatre,   The Green  Surrey    TW9 1QJ
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An Evening With Aggers & Tuffers
A Tale Of Two CitiesA Tale Of Two CitiesAn adaptation by Mike Poulton of Dickens' novel set in the French Revolution. This is a touring consortium theatre company and Royal & Derngate Northampton production.2016-09-27T19:30:00+01002016-10-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Richmond Theatre,   The Green  Surrey    TW9 1QJ
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A Tale Of Two Cities
Whitney: Queen Of The NightWhitney: Queen Of The NightCelebrate the music and life of Whitney Houston, with rising West End star Rebecca Freckleton. Follow three decades of hits including I Wanna Dance With Somebody, One Moment In Time and more.2016-10-12T19:30:00+01002016-10-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Richmond Theatre,   The Green  Surrey    TW9 1QJ
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Whitney: Queen Of The Night
Stepping OutStepping OutAmanda Holden, Angela Griffin and Nicola Stephenson star in Richard Harris' bittersweet comedy drama, which choreographs the trials and tribulations of seven women and one man, who meet at a weekly tap dancing class in a north London church hall. Directed by Maria Friedman.2016-10-24T19:30:00+01002016-10-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Richmond Theatre,   The Green  Surrey    TW9 1QJ
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Stepping Out
The Sensational 60s ExperienceThe Sensational 60s ExperienceOriginal 1960s classics performed by five of the most influential artistes of the era, featuring Chris Farlowe, Hermans Hermits, Steve Ellis, New Amen Corner, Union Gap UK and hosted by Alan Mosca from Freddie & The Dreamers.2016-11-03T19:30:00+00002016-11-03T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Richmond Theatre,   The Green  Surrey    TW9 1QJ
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The Sensational 60s Experience
The Magic Of MotownThe Magic Of MotownA celebration of the music of Motown stars, featuring the songs of The Jackson Five, The Temptations, Diana Ross, Marvin Gaye and The Supremes.2016-11-06T19:30:00+00002016-11-06T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Richmond Theatre,   The Green  Surrey    TW9 1QJ
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