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Lunchtime talk

Titian's tales

Enjoy a dramatic retelling of the myths that inspired Titian.
Date
Wednesday, 6 May 2020
Time
1 - 1.30 pm

About

Storyteller Fiona Alderton tells spellbinding tales of gods and goddesses. From Bacchus and Ariadne, to Danaë receiving the Golden Rain, and Perseus and Andromeda, hear the ‘reduced’ version of dramatic myths, captured by Titian in his 'poesie' and other paintings.

Image: Detail from Titian, 'Bacchus and Ariadne', 1520-3

Speaker

Fiona Alderton
Fiona Alderton is a Gallery Educator and storyteller. With a background in performing, she writes and gives sessions for adults and children, including commissions for various organisations such as the National Portrait Gallery, Dulwich Picture Gallery, and the Royal Opera House in London.

Supported by

Supported by Elizabeth and Daniel Peltz OBE

Lunchtime talk

Titian's tales

Enjoy a dramatic retelling of the myths that inspired Titian.
Date
Wednesday, 6 May 2020
Time
1 - 1.30 pm

Free

Spaces are limited and allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.