November 29, 2009 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
WordTheatre: A World Class Literary Salon, presented UPHEAVAL:
- Lucy Brown (Primeval, Sharpe’s Challenge) performed “Up at a Villa” by Helen Simpson
- Alastair Mackenzie (Monarch of the Glen) performed “Joyas Voladoras” by Brian Doyle
- Ian Hart (Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone) performed “Man in the Water” by Rose Tremain
- Alexis Zegerman (Happy-Go-Lucky, Two Thousand Years) performed “The Wave” by Julie Myerson
- Alfred Molina (An Education, Spiderman) performed “Nipple Jesus” by Nick Hornby
- John Schwab (The Complete Works of William Shakespeare) performed “Stories” by John Edgar Wideman
Author Julie Myerson was in attendance.
A portion of the proceeds to support Fairbridge, a national charity supporting young people aged 13-25 to develop the confidence, motivation and skills they need to turn their lives around.
Doors opened 5 PM. Performances were from 6 – 8 PM.