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Wednesday 21 February, 7.00pm

Milton Court Concert Hall, Barbican

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‘Art made tongue-tied by authority.’
Sonnet LXVI


50 years on from the Theatres Act, what are the forces at work that may be challenging freedom of expression? Who or what are the new Lord Chamberlains? This panel discussion is hosted by the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.


Kae Alexander (Actress, Guildhall School of Music & Drama Alumni)
Brodie Ross (Actor and Guildhall tutor)
Professor Steve Nicolson (University of Sheffield)

Chair - Jodie Ginsberg (Index on Censorship) 


Milton Court
Silk St, London

Nearby public transport
The Milton Court Concert hall is within walking distance from a number of London Underground stations, the closest being Barbican, Old Street, St Paul’s and Moorgate. The nearest train stations are Liverpool Street and Farringdon. Bus Route 153 runs directly past the Barbican along Chiswell Street

Car and bicycle parking
They have free bicycle spaces and paid car parking spaces available