Lunchtime Lectures - Mysteries of French History

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Join Tim Tubbs in the handsome, panelled Sitwell Library at Woodend Creative for more enjoyable Tuesday lunchtime lectures on popular historical and literary subjects.



Tim Tubbs is Director of UK Foundation for Dance, based at Woodend. After gaining his Oxford MA in English Literature & Language, he pursued a London theatre career and lectured commercially for 10 years on a range of historical, literary and theatrical subjects. In 2008 he returned to his native Scarborough in 2008, where he produces, directs, performs and lectures.



Tuesdays 1pm - 2pm



MYSTERIES OF FRENCH HISTORY (Sept 2019)
Three great mysteries that have fascinated historians, novelists and film-makers. Who was the Man In the Iron Mask - the illegitimate half-brother of Louis XIV? What was the real truth of the extravagant Diamond Necklace made for Queen Marie Antionette that so damaged her reputation just before the French Revolution? And the brutal murder of the Duchesse de Praslin that damaged King Louis-Philippe and provoked the 1848 revolutions that swept Europe.




Tickets £5
(£4 Senior Citizens, UB40s)



Book for series of four lectures at £12 (£10 Senior Citizens, UB40s)



Only 40 places available. Advance booking recommended!



Tea & real coffee available at additional cost.
Bookings/enquiries
tel: 01723 384500 or email: info@woodendcreative.co.uk
director@ukfd.co.uk

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Prices

Type Price
Tickets £5 (£4 concession)

Dates

03/09/2019 - 17/09/2019


Opening Hours

Sun 10:00 16:00
Mon 09:00 17:00
Tue 09:00 17:00
Wed 09:00 17:00
Thu 09:00 17:00
Fri 09:00 17:00
Sat 10:00 16:00

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