Saturday 21 November 2020 | 7:45pm

Craig Brown

Saturday 21 November 2020 | 7:45pm

Craig Brown

£5.00 - Single event ticket
£25.00 - Winter Festival Pass

Twist and shout! Craig Brown, award-winning author, brings us his celebration of the Beatles, 1, 2, 3, 4: The Beatles in Time. 

In conversation with Alex Clark, writer and Festival chair 

Craig Brown: The Beatles in Time

Twist and shout! Craig Brown, award-winning author of the best-selling Ma’am Darling: 99 Glimpses of Princess Margaret, brings us his celebration of the Beatles, 1, 2, 3, 4: The Beatles in Time. Despite it being the 50th anniversary of Fab Four’s break-up, they continue to occupy a central position in our culture. How has their influence extended so far into fashion, politics, class, religion and ethics? With a little help from his friend Alex Clark, Craig Brown will delve joyfully into the minutiae of their lives and careers in this magical mystery tour of an event. 

Author Biography

Craig Brown is the author of 18 books, and a prolific journalist. He has been writing his parodic diary in Private Eye since 1989. He is the only person ever to have won three different Press Awards – for best humorist, columnist and critic – in the same year. He has been a columnist for, among others, The GuardianThe TimesThe Spectator and The Daily Telegraph. He currently writes for The Daily Mail and The Mail on Sunday. His last book, Ma’am Darling: 99 Glimpses of Princess Margaret won an international bestseller and won the James Tait Black Memorial Award, the South Bank Sky Arts Literature Award.