Image Card The Beast and The Bethany Books by Jack Meggitt Phillips


Tuesday 2nd July, 1.30pm-2.30pm, Queens Hall Theatre.

This event is suitable for Yrs 4/5/6/7.

Tickets cost £2 and are free for pupil premium students. Books will be available to pre-order for collection on the day.


Jack Meggitt Phillips is an author, scriptwriter and playwright whose work has been performed at The Roundhouse and featured on Radio 4. The Beast and the Bethany has won over seven awards, been translated into 32 languages and is set to be a film produced by Warner Brothers and Harry Potter producer David Heyman. Join Jack for a beastly introduction to the adventures of 511- year-old Ebenezer Tweezer and orphan Bethany. Hear lively readings from the book (with puppetry!), help Jack decide what to feed the beast next, and write your very own short stories with creative writing tips and prompts from Jack.


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