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Buxton International Festival

Amanda Foreman

Georgiana – Duchess of Devonshire, 12:00pm Buxton Opera Housebutton--dates-and-timesDates & Times

Amanda Foreman’s dazzling debut biography burst onto the literary scene in 1998 winning the Whitbread Prize.

Made into a film – The Duchess – with Keira Knightley, the book has continued to genuinely earn the title ‘bestseller’. Amanda Foreman joins us from New York to discuss the life of Georgiana in a companion piece to our specially commissioned opera of the same name. Join Georgiana librettist Michael Williams for a lively and erudite discussion on this enigmatic and captivating Derbyshire and British icon.

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  • Duration: 1hr
  • Price: £15