King’s Lynn Festival will take place from 18-31 July 2021 and feature classical recitals and concerts, jazz, talks, walks and a 70th anniversary exhibition, celebrating the rich history of the past seven decades of the King’s Lynn Festival. Tickets on sale to the public from Monday 14 June. Priority booking for Patrons opens on Tuesday 1 June and for Friends on Monday 7 June. For details of how to book and our refund policy please click here.
A Celebration of Kathleen Ferrier
Her Life, Letter and Music
Thursday 22 July 2021
Kathleen Ferrier was one of the distinguised performers of early King's Lynn Festivals. Hers was a voice of a generation, a voice that entered the national consciousness and was heard on radios and records in almost every household in the country. A Celebration of Kathleen Ferrier intimately tells the story of her life through reminiscences and anecdotes with wit and warmth, alongside performances of the music associated with one of the world's most remarkable voices.
St. George's Guildhall 2021
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.
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. Please ensure you pay the correct fee. Current charges are available on the borough council website: https://www.west-norfolk.gov.uk/
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.
For 2021, all seating in the Guildhall will be unreserved with a reduced capacity. For further details please contact the box office.
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