Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

John Clare: an anniversary celebration with Toby Jones

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Think Human: John Clare

Who this event is for

  • Everyone


Headington Campus


Marking 200 years since the publication of John Clare’s first book in January 1820, join acclaimed actor Toby Jones for an evening of poetry and music celebrating Clare’s life and work.

Enjoy brand new music by composer Julian Philips and new contemporary poetry which responds to Clare’s own words. The evening will feature a preview of extracts from an upcoming word-and-music theatrical performance in April, in London.

Produced by Kate Romano and script by Simon Kövesi.

Part of Think Human Festival