The Eleventh Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Monday, November 16th to Sunday, November 22nd 2020

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My Currency Is Words

  • Saturday, 21st Nov
  • 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm IST

Miriam Margolyes has spent her entire life bringing words to life on stage and screen. She has wrestled with the texts of Becket, Brecht, Dickens, Ensler, Rowling, Shakespeare, and Wilde. In this freewheeling chat with theatre director Bruce Guthrie, she charts her love affair with language, from her early days studying literature at Cambridge until her recent roles.


Session presented by NCPA.


Miriam Margolyes

Miriam Margolyes O.B.E. was born in Oxford and read English Literature in Cambridge. She is 79, still working in drama and documentaries.

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Private: Bruce Guthrie

Bruce Guthrie is an award winning theatre director who has worked all over the world. He was recently appointed Head of Theatre & Film, at the NCPA.

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