The Two Gentleman of Verona
Wednesday 3rd September, 7pm
Valentine and Proteus are best friends, until they fall in love with the same girl. A witty and exuberent study of love's metamorphoses. Broadcast live from the Royal Shakespeare Company in Stratford-upon-Avon.
Hay History Weekend
Book Launch with Jim Saunders
Friday 5th September, 6pm
A look at the past, present and future of Hay-on-Wye over a glass of wine with author Jim Saunders to mark the release of his latest book 'Hay: Landscape, Literature, and the Town of Books' during Hay History Weekend. Free Entry.
Owen Sheers: Wartime Poetry
Saturday 6th September, 7.30pm
Owen Sheers discusses and reads war poetry from across the centuries, dating back to the ancient elegies of classical Greece, to Pink Mist, his own 'Wales Book of the Year' winning work on the conflict in Afghanistan.
The Kiel Baroque Ensemble
Tuesday 9th September, 7.30pm
Hay Music Presents... A delightful baroque ensemble who bring insights from period performing to the playing of modern instruments. This summer's programme celebrates Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach’s 300th birthday.
Tristan Gooley, Natural Navigator
Friday 10th October, 7.30pm
Tristan Gooley, author of the bestselling "Walkers Guide to Outside Clues and Signs" offers the ultimate guide to finding your way by natural clues. He was a sellout at the Hay Festival, so book now to secure a place.