In Conversation with… Peter Egan - CANCELLED

Spoken Word (talk, theatre)

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  • The Stand’s New Town Theatre - Grand Hall
  • 12:00
  • Aug 7
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 12+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Fair Pley / The Stand Comedy Club
  • Warnings and additional info: All seating is unreserved and latecomers may not be admitted.
  • Accessibility: May not apply to all performances. Please confirm before booking. See our Accessibility page for details.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 1 year


Downtown Abbey’s Marquis of Flintshire and a BAFTA-winning actor with a film and TV career spanning fifty years. Credits include Chariots of Fire, A Woman of Substance, Bean, Grantchester, Ruth Rendell, Ever Decreasing Circles and many more. A long-time animal rights activist who has campaigned internationally for animal welfare and against animal testing for medical research. In keeping with his beliefs, during the filming of Downton Abbey, Egan refused to have meat on his plate during dinner scenes or to be shown firing a gun during a hunting scene.

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