HIGHLIGHTS OF NEW FESTIVAL
Poets make waves beside the seaside Alan Bennett to headline festival
A NEW poetry walk is being launched in Scarborough tomorrow.
Featuring work inspired by the town and the coast, those interested can pick up an mp3 player, headphones and illustrated map from the Stephen Joseph Theatre.
To mark the start of the walk, the Live Canon Ensemble will be performing various works which feature in the tour at the theatre from 3pm tomorrow. For more details call 01723 37054. 1 ALAN Bennett will headline this year’s Leeds Big Bookend festival .
The playwright and national treasure, who spent his early years in Armley before securing a place at Oxford University, will be talking about his career on stage and screen.
An Audience with Alan Bennett takes place on June 8 at the West Yorkshire Playhouse and for tickets call the box office on 0113 213 7700 or online at www.wyp.org.uk
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