Lake Keitele and the legend of Kalevala

Friday 26 January, 6.30–7.30pm

Room 1

Olivia Armstrong

£32/£28 conc./£26 Members

Enjoy an hour of dramatic storytelling as Olivia Armstrong recounts myths from the 19th-century Finnish epic,'Kalevala', and the story of Gallen-Kallela’s lifelong fascination with them.


Olivia Armstrong tells traditional folktales, legends, and myths from around the world. She performs in London museums and art galleries, as well as historic sites in England and Northern Ireland.

Image above: Detail from Akseli Gallen-Kallela, 'Clouds above a Lake', 1904–6 © Gallen-Kallela Museum / photo Jukka Paavola