Chester Literature Festival

Welcome to Chester Literature Festival 2018
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Storyhouse’s annual festival of words and ideas returns this coming autumn.

Highlight speakers include best-selling writer Jodi Picoult, celebrity chef Nigella Lawson, author and journalist Dolly Alderton, and poet Pam Ayres.

Ahead of the festival, we’ve also got and TV presenters Sir Michael Parkinson and Stacey Dooley.

 

The full festival programme will be announced soon – sign up below to stay up to date.

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On Stage An Afternoon with Stacey Dooley
Storyhouse Theatre

In 2007, Stacey Dooley was a twenty-something working in fashion retail. She took part in the BBC series Blood, Sweat…

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On Stage An Evening with Sir Michael Parkinson
Storyhouse Theatre

An Evening with Sir Michael Parkinson celebrates the life and career of a man who has interviewed over 2000 of the most important cultural figures of the 20th and 21st centuries.

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On Stage Jodi Picoult
Storyhouse Theatre

A tantalising prelude to our Literature Festival!  Join us for an evening with Jodi Picoult, the day before publication of…

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On Stage An Evening with Nigella Lawson
Storyhouse Theatre

Nigella Lawson established herself as a household name in 1998 with the publication of her groundbreaking debut cookbook, How to…

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On Stage An Evening with Pam Ayres
Storyhouse Theatre

Pam Ayres has been making the nation laugh for over 40 years. Funny and warm, her charming understated manner belies a rare comic precision. Her hair-trigger timing, her eye for the absurd details of everyday life, and unforgettable turn of phrase, combine to make her a true national treasure.

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On Stage Dolly Alderton: Everything I Know About Love LIVE
Storyhouse Theatre

When it comes to the trials and triumphs of becoming a grown-up, award-winning journalist, former Sunday Times dating columnist and…

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The Wizard of Oz

Storyhouse’s 2018 Christmas show! A major new stage production of the classic MGM musical motion picture, featuring all the favourite songs, including Somewhere Over The Rainbow and We’re Off To See The Wizard.

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