Berwick Educational Association

Playwright Alan Bennett.
Playwright Alan Bennett.

Berwick Educational Association has announced a further two one-day courses.

On June 6, Dr Richard Moore, Visiting Lecturer in English Literature at Newcastle University will lead a one-day study group on the work of playwright Alan Bennett.

We will be looking at two of the Talking Heads series of plays produced by the BBC and the two plays that make up the Single Spies series.

On June 23, there will be a morning lecture by English early drama specialist Liz Loutfi introducing the 15th century morality play. Everyman, which has been timed to coincide with the screening of the play at the Maltings Theatre on a feed from the National Theatre in London on July 16.

There are still places available on April 11, for Dr Moore’s study day on Poems of Love and Desire and Poems of the Countryside.

There are also places available on May 2, when Dr Moore will be leading a study day at Berwick Voluntary Centre on The Border Reivers and their Legacy.

For more details, visit www.berwickea.co.uk/programme.html , email the bookings secretary at helenmhoey@btinternet.com or ring 01890 819046.