Leonie Orton with Jake Arnott
Tue 22 Aug 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Bosco Theatre (George Street)
Keeping an Artistic Legacy Alive
Leonie Orton, the sister of playwright Joe Orton shares her memoir, discussing the impact and legacy of her brother’s work with novelist Jake Arnott, recalling her own experiences of growing up on a Leicester council estate in the 1940s and 50s. Orton, whose brother was cruelly murdered by his lover, believes that her self-education and handling of his estate has shaped her. Come and hear her moving story.