Doctor Marigold by Charles Dickens

Jonathan Jones


Region:
South East
Notice Period:
Emergency (maybe less than one week's notice)
Type:
Semi-Professional
Fee:
Paid: £60 which includes travel within. 50 mile radius.
Category:
Entertainment
Updated:
15th March 2019
Tagged:
Literary | Melodrama

A dramatised reading of “Doctor Marigold” by Charles Dickens, much as Dickens himself performed it to audiences in Britain and America. The story is narrated by a Cheap Jack, who loses his only daughter, but finds happinesses again when he adopts a young deaf and dumb girl. It is one of Dickens’s most moving tales, veering from comedy to pathos. Guaranteed to make grown men cry.

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About Jonathan Jones

I took early retirement in 2010, having previously spent a career in IT, Quality Assurance and Process Improvement, latterly with Vodafone UK at their headquarters in Newbury, Berkshire. I have subsequently taken up a second career as a public speaker/performer, and have now delivered over 800 talks/performances.

My talks are predominantly based on literary figures and topics.

I am willing to give talks/performances to groups in Surrey, Hampshire, West Sussex and South Berkshire.


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