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The Dissolution of PercyCobbles and Clay
Friday 26 June 6.00pm
This November, Dangerous To Know brings The Dissolution of Percy, the story of the final few years in the life of Branwell Brontë, to the stage in Greater Manchester and West Yorkshire. This summer, Caroline Lamb – Emily Brontë in the ambitious new work – will travel on foot across over 130 miles of Yorkshire moorland, Lakeland fells and Northern cityscapes to deliver performed readings of poetry and prose by the most famous family in the history of English Literature, along with new work inspired by their lives and pieces lovingly donated by kind friends, colleagues and members of the audience!
On the 198th anniversary of Branwell’s birth, Caroline will be at Cobbles and Clay in famous Haworth, the town that the Brontë family famously called home for their entire lives.
To follow her journey or donate a piece of work to be read, take a look at the company’s blog here: www.dangeroustoknow.org or follow us on Twitter: @DTKManc (#nocowardsoulismine)
The Black Cock Inn, Broughton-in-Furness – Saturday 20th June – 14:00pm
Kendal Library, Kendal – Sunday 21st June – 12:00pm
Cowan Bridge Village Hall, Cowan Bridge – Sunday 21st June – 19:00pm
Halifax Central Library, Halifax – Tuesday 23rd June – 17:30pm
The Cardigan Centre, Leeds – Wednesday 24th June – 20:00pm
The New Inn, Thornton – Thursday 25th June – 20:00pm
Cobbles and Clay, Haworth – Friday 26th June – 18:00pm
Sowerby Bridge Library, Sowerby Bridge – Saturday 27th June – 14:00pm
The Kings Arms Theatre, Salford – Wednesday 8th July – 7:30pm