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7th May, 2016

Thin White Duke and Will Brooker as David Bowie: 1972 recreated

Event Details

Date:
7th May, 2016
Time:
7.00pm - 11.00pm
Venue:
Knights Park campus, Grange Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2QJ
Price:
£7 advance (limited tickets) / £10 on the door

In May 1972 David Bowie took to the stage at Penrhyn Road campus, a gig that would later be released as a live bootleg. Join us, 44 years later, as Professor Will Brooker, in the guise of Bowie himself (as part of his immersive yearlong research) fronts Thin White Duke, top Bowie tribute band, at Kingston University.

Click here to see a sneak preview of Will Brooker’s forthcoming documentary, Being Bowie.

This event is being held with the generous support of the School of Performance and Screen Studies’ Popular Culture and Audio Culture Research Unit (PCRU) and Audio Culture Research Unit (ACRU).

Booking is essential to attend this event.

For further information about this event:

Contact: Lucy Williams
Email: l.williams@kingston.ac.uk


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