A live reading from Ovid’s Metamorphoses

Monday, 13th December 2021 : a FREE event

read by

Ben Cartlidge, Matthew Hargreaves, Andy Keen, Emma Kirkby, Katie Marshall, Llewelyn Morgan and George Sharpley

Baucis and Philemon – Rembrandt

Cristina Anason-Lewis reads three of Catullus’ Lesbia poems – with a nod to his inspiration, Sappho.¬†¬†

Matthew Hargreaves reading Virgil - image Juno visits the underworld

Ovid Metamorphoses 4

Matthew Hargreaves reads Ovid’s description of the unwelcoming world below.

 

Orpheus and Eurydice

Ovid Metamorphoses 10

read by Llewelyn Morgan

 

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Latin in performance

George Sharpley on the spoken word in the ancient world.

The Song of Arms and a Man

This dramatic presentation of Virgil’s Aeneid made it to Gloucester, Bristol, Oxford, Godalming and Cambridge before coming to an abrupt halt, like everything else. The Song of Arms and a Man will return before long.

Coming to Roman Bath …

on Saturday 19th February 2022

Tales from the Metamorphoses

Spend a day at this beautiful historic site hearing myths that have long inspired writers and artists 

Pyramus & Thisbe – Andreas Nesselthaler

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The Complete Latin Course

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Get Started in Latin

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