Michael Morpurgo: An 80th Birthday Celebration

You are cordially invited… to Michael Morpurgo’s 80th birthday celebrations!

Join us at the iconic Gillian Lynne Theatre in London’s West End for an unforgettable afternoon filled with heartwarming stories and meaningful connections.

🎤 Hosted by the renowned broadcaster and Michael’s dear friend, Clare Balding

📖 Filled with enchanting readings, clips and insights from Michael’s treasured works, read by special guests including Jenny Agutter and Lemn Sissay. Plus, soul-stirring live music from War Horse Songman, Ben Murray!

📚 Be inspired as Michael shares the stories behind his beloved characters and the poignant themes that resonate throughout his career of over 50 years

🎁 We’re proud to be raising funds for Farms for City Children. This charity founded by Michael and his wife Clare nearly 50 years ago

🌟 This celebration is more than just an event. It’s a chance to kindle your imagination and rediscover the profound power of storytelling. You’ll leave with a renewed appreciation for the ability of words to connect us, inspire us, and shape our lives!

Let’s celebrate Michael’s 80th birthday together.

Book your tickets now to be part of this once-in-a-lifetime literary experience: https://www.fane.co.uk/michael-morpurgo

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