WISBECH: Talk by author

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The author of a new play Charles Dickens play is the guest speaker at the meeting of the Friends of Wisbech Museum on November 7.

Mike Levey, who has written a play called “Greater Expectations”, will give a talk in The Castle. The play looks at the reforming work done by Charles Dickens. It depicts an imaginary meeting between Dickens and Octavia Hill and her parents and also Chauncy Hare Townshend and Jonathan Peckover.

The play will receive its premiere at Wisbech’s Thomas Clarkson Academy and will be the first production in their new theatre space.

Mike Levey has researched and written the play with the help of the Museum and the talk will offer an interesting insight into this venture.