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For the Benefit of Kitty Clive

November 15, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Clive was a top London stage star, renowned in theatre, opera and musical comedy. Music historian Berta Joncus (Goldsmiths, University of London) shares research from her new book which reveals Clive’s incredible journey from humble beginnings to stardom, and how, as a campaigner and role model, she created lasting transformations in the world of Georgian show business.

In partnership with

Goldsmiths, University of London

Contact email address

press@foundlingmuseum.org.uk

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Description for print
Kitty Clive was a top London stage star, renowned in theatre, opera and musical comedy. Music historian Berta Joncus shares research from her new book which reveals Clive’s incredible journey from humble beginnings to stardom.
Is booking required?
Yes
Contact email address
press@foundlingmuseum.org.uk
Event partners
Goldsmiths, University of London
Region
London
City/town
London
Accessibility information
The Museum is wheelchair accessible and has facilities for guide dogs. Large print interpretation texts and magnifying glasses are also available on request. For further accessibility information please contact the venue.
Image copyright information
Detail of Mrs Clive from the picture at Strawberry Hill, engraved by Alexander van Haecken, c1735 © Gerald Coke Handel Foundation

Venue

The Foundling Museum
40 Brunswick Square
London, London WC1N 1AZ United Kingdom
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Accessibility information
The Museum is wheelchair accessible and has facilities for guide dogs. Large print interpretation texts and magnifying glasses are also available on request. For further accessibility information please contact the venue.
Phone:
020 7841 3600
Website:
www.foundlingmuseum.org.uk