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    An Evening with Armistead Maupin

    Wed 6 Oct 2021, 7.30pm
    Queen Elizabeth Hall
    Literature & poetry
    £30 ⁠–⁠ £40
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    Armistead Maupin, author

    Armistead Maupin, the beloved author and LGBTQI+ activist, recounts his favourite tales and shares his observations about the world today with actor Russell Tovey.

    Maupin has been blazing a trail through US popular culture since the 1970s, when his groundbreaking series Tales of the City was first published as a column in the San Francisco Chronicle.

    It became a novel series which took the literary world by storm and has delighted readers ever since.

    It was recently adapted by Netflix into a critically acclaimed series, starring Laura Linney, Olympia Dukakis and Elliot Page.

    Russell Tovey is an actor and co-host of the Talk Art podcast.

    In partnership with Fane

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    Age recommendation

    For ages 16+

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    Dates & times

    Wed 6 Oct 2021, 7.30pm

    Price

    • Standard entry£30 ⁠–⁠ £40*
    • Concessions25%**


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