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Dancing by the Light of the Moon

September 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

A show about Britain’s best-loved poetry, hand-picked by Giles Brandreth

Gyles Brandreth, Barnes resident, former MP, One Show reporter, Just A Minute star, and author of the best-selling word-lovers companion, Have you eaten, Grandma? has a passion for poetry. His new book Dancing by the Light of the Moon is both a celebration of the best-loved poems in the English language and a unique guide to the value and power of learning poetry by heart. With the secrets of how to improve your memory (whatever your age) and poetry thats by turns funny, sad, and moving, Dancing by the Light of the Moon is an informative show about a book designed to lift your spirits and change your life.

A signed copy of Dancing by the Light of the Moon (RRP £14.99) comes with every ticket. Double tickets with one copy of the book are also available.

Single ticket with book £20

Double ticket with book £30

This book-and-ticket event is hosted by the Friends of St Mary’s Barnes in aid of the Bells of St Mary’s. A demonstration of bellringing takes place from 7pm with the event starting at 7.30pm. Bar is open from 6.45pm.

The event is sponsored by the Barnes Bookshop

Further information at The List

Tickets available from Ticketsource


September 22
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Friends of St Mary’s Barnes


St Mary’s Barnes
Church Road
London, SW13 9HL United Kingdom
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