ALICE’S QUEST FOR WONDERLAND – DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE WITH LEWIS CARROLL
Friday 7 May, 2021: Premiere of a new play by award-winning writer Lynn Pegler
Discover the true story of the famous Daresbury children’s author and his relationship with the real Alice. An entertaining, new play explores the fact behind the fiction of the enigmatic Lewis Carroll and one of the most popular characters in English literature.
Performed by James Partington, Matt Jones and Lynn Pegler.
After the interval, delve further into Lewis Carroll’s fascinating double life with a discussion hosted by former BBC Radio Merseyside manager Mick Ord.
Lynn Pegler is a poet, playwright, PR consultant and journalist. Her play Peterloo, which she wrote and directed for Kingsley Players, won ‘Best New Writing Award’ 2019 (Cheshire Theatre Guild) and Best Director and was nominated for Best Drama, Best Director and Best Staging (NODA) 2020.
Her 2017 play If Only: an Audience with Rudyard Kipling enjoyed a successful run at venues across the country, including the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and the 2018 Weaver Words Festival. ‘Entertaining’, ‘powerful’ with a ‘warm and welcome charm.’ British Theatre Guide Review
Suitable for age 12+
Place: Frodsham Community Centre
Time: Friday 7 May, 2021, 7.30pm
Tickets: £10, including glass of wine or soft drink. Licensed bar.