We didn’t set out for Leviathan’s programme to have such a strong maritime history stream, but that’s indisputably and gloriously what we’ve got. For millennia, stories brought home from ocean voyages were their age’s science-fiction. Villains sailed beyond morality and the law, heroes pure and contradictory arose, catastrophes struck, new worlds were discovered and the unimaginable became real. From monsters of the Jurassic […]Read more "Maritime History at Weymouth Leviathan"
We’ve a lot of great stuff to announce for young readers over the next few days but first, here’s the biggie: Weymouth Leviathan maritime literary festival has commissioned the award winning AsOne Theatre Company to create a children’s theatrical production based on themes of the sea and reading. The production, ‘The Fisherman’s Daughter’, will première at […]Read more "‘The Fisherman’s Daughter’ children’s theatre production commissioned by Weymouth Leviathan"