05 Oct 2019 11:00 - 13:00

Battle Library

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The King of the Golden River is Sir Quentin Blake’s new book (published April 2019). It tells an original 19th-century tale by John Ruskin. Xanthe Gresham’s highly energetic, distinctive work has entranced audiences around the world. Her performance, illustrated with slides by Sir Quentin Blake*,
retells the gripping adventure of the Black brothers and the triumph of love, kindness, and goodness over evil. Xanthe’s performance will bring to life this thrilling story for all ages.

‘Xanthe Gresham summons goddesses and heroes to take centre stage.’ - British Theatre Review

*Patron of Hastings Storytelling Festival