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The Muse, a multimedia play by Palimpsest
Thu 23 March 2017, 19:15 – 21:00 GMT
Following the sell-out success of The Muse during A Victorian Obsession exhibition (Leighton House Museum, November 2014 – April 2015), we are delighted to be working again with Palimpsest theatre, film and web company to restage this multi-media play that explores the relationship between Frederic, Lord Leighton, one of the most influential Victorian artists and President of the Royal Academy (1878 – 1896) and Dorothy Dene (aka Ada Pullan), his model, muse and confidante.
Staged in Leighton's studio, where Dorothy so often posed for the artist, and based on extensive new research, The Muse is a must see.
>> Not suitable for under 14 yr olds
>> Due to the nature of the play please note that late comers will not be admitted
>> Doors open at 7:15 for drinks soiree. Ticket price includes special access to the exhibition Flaming June: The Making of an Icon after the performance
>> Tickets are non-refundable; for any enquiries please contact the organiser on email@example.com