An Afternoon with Brian Freeland & Clarkson Rose

An Afternoon with Brian Freeland & Clarkson Rose

Friday 3rd March – 2.30pm. Doors and Cafe opens at 1.00pm

Tickets £6 (£5 for UGT Members)

A double bill presentation in which playwright, author and speaker Brian Freeland recounts his colourful career in theatre (RSC and Royal Ballet included) folllowed by his telling of the story of Eastbourne resident ‘Clarkie’ and the Twinkle Tours: 50 Years of Seaside Entertainment. 


Brian Freeland started in the theatre in 1959, direct from National Service, working with the Royal Shakespeare Company, National Theatre, Scottish Opera, Sadlers Wells Royal Ballet and Joan Littlewood’s Theatre Workshop company.


Brian Freeland

For the British Council he has toured extensively abroad with dance and drama companies. Those journeys included eight tours of the Indian sub-continent,
and two circumnavigations of the globe.

Brian Freeland official website

Friday 3rd March at 2.30pm. Venue and cafe bar open at 1pm.

Tickets cost £6 (£5 for UGT Members)

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or buy at the UGT on Fridays and Saturdays 10am – 4pm, or whenever the theatre is open,

or from Eastbourne Tourist Information or, if still available, on the door.

With regret, there is n wheelchair access to the venue. A hearing loop is available.