The Genius of Charles Dickens

Spoken Word (classical)

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  • Sweet Novotel (Venue 188)
  • 16:20
  • Aug 5-11
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 0+
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: Chris Foote Wood
  • Warnings: -
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Description

Author/actor Chris Foote Wood gives animated readings from Dickens’ novels in the same manner as Dickens himself: reading and acting out the parts to illustrate some of Dickens’ best known characters. Some featured characters: Scrooge (A Christmas Carol); Mr Barkis, Mr McCawber, Uriah Heep (David Copperfield); Pip, Miss Havisham (Great Expectations); Mrs Gamp, Martin Chuzzlewit; Wackford Squeers (Nicholas Nickleby); Fagin, Artful Dodger, Sykes and Nancy, Mr Bumble the Beadle (Oliver Twist); Mr Pickwick, Winkle, Snodgrass and Tupman (Pickwick Papers); Little Nell (Old Curiosity Shop).

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