Talk and Music: The Creation of the Universe –Dr Matthew Bothwell and Tim Watts with the Berkeley Ensemble

Saturday 20 July 2019

2.30pm • St. George's Guildhall • £16, £8 under 18s

Dr Matthew Bothwell from the Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge and composer Tim Watts discuss the link between music and astronomy. Followed by the world premiere of The Creation of the Universe, a new work by Tim Watts for narrator and ensemble telling the story of the Big Bang.

St. George's Guildhall

King Street, King’s Lynn, Norfolk PE30 1EU

St George's Guildhall is the largest surviving medieval guildhall in England - boasting many original and rare medieval features. The first theatre production was in 1442 and was officially reopened after an ambitious restoration in 1951, marking the start of the first King’s Lynn Festival.

Car Parking
The nearest parking for the Guildhall is on the Tuesday Market Place or behind the Corn Exchange on Common Staithe Quay.  Please note: Charges apply 24 hours a day, including for Blue Badge holders. lease ensure you pay the correct fee.  Current charges are available on the borough council website:

There are stairs to the auditorium with access for those with restricted mobility via a stair climber.  For further accessibility information please contact the box office on 01553 764864

All of our Guildhall festival events have reserved seats.  The following seating plan is to be used as a guide only – for further details please contact the box office.

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