Medieval Festival Talk -Philippa Langley ‘Playing Richard’
Sunday 18th August, 10:15 am - 11:00 am
Philippa Langley, who led the search for Richard III in a car park in Leicester in 2012, will be looking at how Richard III has been portrayed on stage and screen. From Shakespeare to Game of Thrones, Philippa will be delving into the king’s innumerable personas, the leading actors who have played him, and asking key questions surrounding some of the most famous (and infamous) portrayals, and what they tell us.
There will be an opportunity for book signings of
‘The King’s Grave: the Search for Richard III’ &
‘Finding Richard III : The Official Account’
Tickets are available to purchase over the telephone 01455 290429 or in person from the Ticket Office on a first come first served basis.
Author Talk tickets can only be purchased in conjunction with a Bosworth Medieval Festival ticket.
Talk by Harry J. Tomkinson – The Forgotten Queen: Lady Jane Grey
Sunday 15th December, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Join author and historian Harry J Tomkinson as he discusses how history has treated this young Queen and used her as a pawn in Tudor politics in The Heritage Room at Bosworth Battlefield.
Bosworth Medieval Festival: 2020
Saturday 22nd August - Sunday 23rd August, 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Our annual anniversary event at Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park.
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