Confessions at the Tower: Free Will

Hear from live storytellers as they confess their innermost sins

Hear from live storytellers as they confess their innermost sins

When

  • Start date: 31 January 2018
19:00-20:45

Ticketing info

Tickets: £25 / £22.50*. Suitable for 18+

*Tower Hamlets residents, students, unwaged, under 25s and HRP members

 

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Did Guy Fawkes freely confess or was he tortured into an admission of guilt? What’s the difference between a confession freely given and one attained by force? On the anniversary of Guy Fawkes's infamous hanging, watch live storytellers as they confess their own stories of free will in a special performance within the chapel of St Peter's ad Vincula.

Confessions at the Tower is a new series of storytelling events for adults. Taking inspiration from real events that occurred within the Tower walls, watch today’s poets, storytellers, beat-boxers and spoken word artists as they perform their own confessions in these exclusive after-hour shows.

The event lasts 90 minutes and there is no interval.

Due to adult content this event is exclusively for those aged 18 years and above.

Guy Fawkes signature before and after he was questioned about his part in the Gunpowder Plot.
George Cruikshank's illustration of Guy Fawkes

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