Thursday 11 October 2018 | 7.30pm
An exclusive opportunity to celebrate the publication of the illustrated edition of JK Rowling’s The Tales of Beedle the Bard with bestselling author, artist and former Children’s Laureate, Chris Riddell.
Chris will be talking about his inspiration behind the art for the book and what is was like to illustrate J.K. Rowling’s words.
The event includes a reading from the book while Chris Riddell creates his amazing illustrations live on stage.
We are delighted to be hosting this exclusive event - just one of only five across the UK - which is set to be a must-see for all fans of Harry Potter, Chris Riddell and magical fairy tales.
Chris Riddell will be available to sign copies of the book after the event.
Translated by Hermione Granger and with notes from Professor Dumbledore, The Tales of Beedle the Bard is key to the plot of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. These magical tales are a must-read for every Harry Potter fan.
Ticket Prices: Tickets: £12 | £15.00* | Family (2 + 2)*: £40 | Family (1 + 2)*: £30
(*individual £15 tickets include one £5 voucher off book purchase | one £5 voucher off book purchase per family ticket booking. Vouchers are valid for and can only be redeemed against purchases from Kenilworth Books. Please add the book voucher into your basket and the discount will be applied at checkout. Vouchers are available to collect from the time of your booking from box office and can be redeemed either in advance of the event at Kenilworth Books or at the performance)
Age guidance: Considered suitable for ages 5+
Running time: 2 hours 0 mins (including a 20 minute interval)
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