Forthcoming Meetings, Exhibitions, Events, etc

This guide gives details of all the Lewis Carroll related events, around the world, which have come to our notice, including events arranged by the Lewis Carroll Society. If you know of an event which is not listed, we would be pleased to hear from you. Click Here to send us information about an event.

We are grateful to The Lewis Carroll Society of North America for providing details of some of these events.

There will be numerous events taking place in 2015 for the celebration of the 150th anniversary of the first publication of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Click Here for an extensive calendar of events worldwide.

Through the Looking-Glass - Iris Theatre Production

St Paul's Church, Covent Garden, London

30 July to 30 August 2014

Following Iris theatre's successful interpretation of Alice for the stage in 2013, the same company offer us Through the Looking-Glass.

Iris Theatre Website

Alice Through the Looking-Glass - Theatre Production

Vartious venues throughout the UK

Throughout August 2014

"This adaptation by Michael Whitmore, faithfully charts the fabulous, wonderful and rather perplexing world created by the great Lewis Carroll and retaining the particularly British humour and quirkiness we've all come to hold dear in these classic tales: truly a show for all the family."

Full details at: Quantum Theatre Website

Alice in the Walled Garden - Theatre Production

Various venues including Morden, Streatham and Ealing

Throughout August 2014

A family oriented promenade performance by Sixteen Feet productions.

Full details at: Sixteen Feet Productions Website

The Hunting of the Snark - Theatre Production

Edinburgh Festival

11 to 15 August 2014

This production of the 'Snark' receive a lot of praise when it was performed at various venues in Chicago and is due to be performed in Edinburgh.

Snark Press Release

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - Theatre Production

King's Place, London

14 September 2014

A new production by Noel Byrne and Antonia Christophers. "Lewis Carroll’s Wonderland floods onto the stage in a whirl of strange contraptions, handmade puppets and frantic characters."

Full details at: King's Place Website

Lewis Carroll Society Meeting

Boundary Row, near Waterloo, London

Wednesday, 1 October 2014 ... Starting at 6:00pm

Cristina Neagu, Special Collections Librarian at Christ Church Oxford, talks about fabulous beings in early manuscripts and books and their influence on Lewis Carroll.

Ella Parry-Davies talks about her work with 'The Brilliant Club' an organisation set up to inspire smart young scholars and to stretch their aspirations. Ella will introduce members of the club who will talk about how they have incorporated Carroll and the Alice books in their work.

The meeting is in a very special venue - a suite of offices which have been stunningly decorated in a style based on the Alice books.

Please note that it has been necessary to schedule this meeting slightly earlier in the evening (6:00pm) than our usual London meetings and that this one takes place on a Wednesday.

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (Play)

New Wolsey Studio, Ipswitch

Friday, 21 November 2014

"Join the New Wolsey Youth Theatre for a trip through Lewis Carroll’s world of magic and wonder where nothing is ever as it seems."

Adapted by V A Pearn. Directed by Joe Leat and Rob Salmon. Suitable for ages 7 and up.

Click Here for more details.

 

Lewis Carroll Society Meeting

The Art Workers' Guild, Queen Square, London

Friday, 21 November 2014

Kiera Vaclavik (Queen Mary, University of London) and Emma Mawston (Liberty Fabrics) examine the connections between Alice and fashion. The meeting looks at Alice's early appearances in books and on stage and follows her changes in style and her influence on clothing and fashions. Included will be details of Liberty's Spring 2015 range of fabrics inspired by Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.

Full details will be announced nearer the time.

Lewis Carroll Society - Christmas Celebration

The Art Workers' Guild, Queen Square, London

Saturday, 13 December 2014

For many, the highlight of the Carrollian calendar and certainly a great way to start the Christmas Season.

Great food, great atmosphere and fun for all.

Full details will be announced nearer the time.