Events

There will be events connected to the Precious Cargo exhibition – some aimed specificially at the children at Riverside Community School, Tadcaster and Carlton Miniott Primary School – and others to education groups in general.

If you are interested in other events organised by The Laurence Sterne Trust then please go or return to our website.


Precious Cargo : Eliza Draper An Absent Presence

29th April 12 - 29th June 12
The Precious Cargo project focuses on an interpretation of the “absent presence” Sterne had with his “muse”, Eliza Draper, before and during her long sea-voyage to India in 1767.

Find out more about Precious Cargo : Eliza Draper An Absent Presence.

Related events:

'Hope Shortens all Journies'
Precious Cargo : Eliza Draper An Absent Presence

'Hope Shortens all Journies'

2012
Coope, Boyes and Simpson perform a selection of songs traditional and contemporary, set against the story of Sterne’s relationship with Eliza Draper.

Find out more about 'Hope Shortens all Journies'.

Related events:

Songs of Freedom and Oppression
Voices at the Door
Precious Cargo : Eliza Draper An Absent Presence
'Hope Shortens all Journies'

Sterne and the Square Piano

2012
A concert with David Owen Norris including music found in the collection at Shandy Hall. St. Michael's Church, Coxwold. 6.30pm Tickets £10.

Find out more about Sterne and the Square Piano.

Related events:

Precious Cargo : Eliza Draper An Absent Presence
'Hope Shortens all Journies'
Sterne and the Square Piano