Wednesday 7th December Tamworth Town Hall why not start your Christmas celebrations with us by coming along to the Dickens Penny Reading.
It is thought that Charles Dickens came to Tamworth’s historic Town Hall to deliver his famed Penny Readings during the 19th Century. Now in the 21st Century, Tamworth Literary Festival brings Geoff Hales to recreate this event.
In period dress and with Christmas lights as a backdrop, hear readings from all of the famous authors festive works including A Christmas Carol to add ambience, we are encouraging the audience to attend in appropriate 19th century attire. Please see attached Dickens Penny Reading A4 PDF Poster or additional information on our Facebook page.