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Remembering Katharine Briggs

  • 21st May 2016
  • 21st May 2016
  • The Cello Factory, 33-34 Cornwall Road, London SE1 8TJ (near Waterloo Station)

An afternoon event with performance, song, reminiscence and drinks will be held at the Cello Factory, 33-4 Cornwall Road, London SE1 8TJ (near Waterloo station) from 3pm to 6pm on Saturday 21st May.

Members of The Folklore Society and others who knew Katharine Briggs personally will share their memories of her, to be recorded for posterity by Doc Rowe.

Doc will also play his recordings (audio and visual) of some of those who won’t be present in person.

Mark Norman’s theatre company Circle of Spears will perform two of Katharine Briggs’s short plays, and ballads featured in her own productions in Scotland and the Cotswolds will be sung.

The event is free, but please let us know you’re coming. To book, email thefolkloresociety@gmail.com or telephone and leave a message on 0207 862 8564.

Anyone with memories or photographs of Katharine is invited to bring them.