Vaudeville Theatre for La Tapisserie du Prince a Prestonpans
Poet Laureate's new poetry and his Vaudeville theatre
Those wishing to trace details of the new works of John Lindsay, Poet Laureate, celebrating The Prestonpans Tapestry can find them at the website LINKED HERE. The two new Poems appear in the body of the Vaudeville script.
The first presentation in its entirety on July 26th is pictured below. John Lindsay resolved to position the vaudeville analagously with Bayeux, from which the original inspiration was taken. Our tapestry's designer and artist, Andrew Crummy, plays Bishop Odo.
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Last words from The Prince? ".....in this meretricious, specious age of cheap celebrity culture your achievement is like an island of excellence in an ocean of mediocrity... "
Published Date: August 6th 2010