Lit at Lunch 2017

Herman Melville’s Billy Budd

Come and enjoy a short sea story by the author of Moby Dick. Made into a wonderful opera, this true story of the cruel revenge of a rejected ship’s captain on a beautiful young sailor has found a permanent place in our hearts.     

27th Apr

With Dr Jane Mackay

Literature at Lunchtime

Herman Melville

  • Literature
  • Unreserved Seating


Special offer - all five lectures £27.50

Lectures start at 12.30pm and last approximately one hour in the Victoria Suite. Places are limited, and available on a first come, first served basis. Please book early to guarantee your place.

Customer information - car parking A series of regeneration works have started on Victoria Park. During this time, the pay and display car parks situated off Granville Road (next to the hall) will be partially closed and fewer parking spaces available. Please allow plenty of time to find parking and arrive in time for the concert.

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