Thomas Becket: murder and the making of a Saint – Audio Described Talk (online)

Join VocalEyes describer Lonny Evans on Zoom for a live audio described talk of Thomas Becket: murder and the making of a saint.

This talk will explore key objects which illustrate the life, death and legacy of Thomas Becket. Following his tumultuous journey from a merchant’s son to an archbishop, and from a revered saint in death to a ‘traitor’ in the eyes of Henry VIII.

Alongside images of each object, Lonny Evans will provide a detailed visual description which is accompanied by expert insight from one of the exhibition curators.

Please register on Zoom to attend the event.

The event includes live captioning by StageText and MyClearVoice.


Booking contact number 020 7323 8971 Booking contact email [email protected]


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