Paddleboat Theatre present ‘Clare Hollingworth and the Scoop of the Century’
October 5, 2019 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
The Burrell Theatre
Adult £12, Concession £7, Family £33, Workshop £5
August 29th 1939
BRITISH JOURNALIST’S BIG SCOOP
Today it is reported that a young, intrepid journalist crossed over the border from Poland to Germany. There, she saw something that would change her life and history forever.
PaddleBoat Theatre Company present the tale of fearless journalist Clare Hollingworth. From the busy newspaper offices in London to the frontline during World War II, Clare’s adventures tell the remarkable true story of one of the most important writers of our time.
This globe-trotting and playful family show embarks on the journey of Clare’s life. A life-story which has been forgotten for years. We’ll celebrate the work of a pioneer who changed the mould of journalism, not just for women but for everyone.
PaddleBoat bring their unique style to this remarkable tale of daring, intrigue and an invasion that would rock the world. We invite you to be journalists with us as we go undercover in a highly interactive show bursting with storytelling, songs and the scoop of the century
Come and join PaddleBoat Theatre Company after the show for a storytelling workshop.
You will be able to become a real journalist and delve into local tales and maybe uncover a story or two of your own.
Designed for all the family this workshop will be filled with intriguing artefacts, unheard stories and adventures into the past. Work together to bring memories to life and save them for the future!
Please note, places for the workshop are limited. Workshop at 4pm for 1hr.