February 21, 2020 8:00 pm
A romantic, funny and very touching portrait of life during the early 1940s featuring readings of wartime letters between Brief Encounter star Celia Johnson and her explorer and writer husband Peter Fleming (brother of James Bond creator Ian Fleming). Read by their daughter Lucy Fleming (Miranda in The Archers, Survivors) and her husband Simon Williams (Justin in The Archers, EastEnders, Upstairs Downstairs) these wonderful stories tell of their experiences during the war as well as give an insight into working with Noel Coward and David Lean.
‘…simply spellbinding performance… revealing an abundance of love and affection between ordinary people caught in extraordinary times… a theatrical gem’ British Theatre Guide
Fri 21 Feb
Dorchester Corn Exchange
8pm (doors & bar 7.30pm)
£15 / £13 members and concessions