Film@BirrTheatre – Mr. Turner
Mr Turner explores the last quarter century of the great if eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner.
Birr Theatre & Arts Centre
21st April 2015 at 8:00 pm
Throughout this, he travels, paints, stays with the country aristocracy, visits brothels, is a popular if anarchic member of the Royal Academy of Arts, has himself strapped to the mast of a ship so that he can paint a snowstorm, and is both celebrated and reviled by the public and by royalty.
Cost:€5/ €3 Theatre Box Office (057) 9122911
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