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Eliot's women: Two muses, both beguiled, both frozen.

Saturday 28th April - 11am

Turner Contemporary Margate

This performance led by Judy Dermott, will look at the poet through the eyes of the women who had such a profound influence on his work – Vivien Haigh Wood and Emily Hale.


We Are The Lions, Mr Manager!

Sunday 11th March
Theatre Royal, Margate

This critically acclaimed play tells the remarkable story of Jayaben Desai the inspirational leader of the 1976-78 Grunwick Film Processing Factory Strike.



From 16th April
Sundeck, Margate Seafront.

A collaborative project by Kat Cutler-MacKenzie and Ben Caro who propose a critique of contemporary feminism: woman is now free from her cage, told that she can fly, but has wings too heavy and too fragile to ever take flight .


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