Leicester Cathedral Present

Auntie’s Birth: 100 Years of British Broadcasting – by Paul Kerensa

available anytime across the Festival
Entry: £10.00
Genre: Solo Show

The First Broadcast: The Battle for the Beeb in 1922A one-man play written and performed by Paul KerensaBritish Comedy Award-winning writer (Miranda, Not Going Out, TFI Friday)100 years ago:Two rival voices in The Marconi Company unite art and science to create British broadcasting. Arthur Burrows seeks to inform and educate. Peter Eckersley just wants to entertain. Before Reith, this 'BBC two' duel for the soul of British broadcasting – but who will give The First Broadcast?Based on the podcast The British Broadcasting Century (podfollow.com/bbcentury)“Ingenious" - Evening Standard

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Age guidance: Parental Guidance (PG)
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