Wordy: The Show

Simon Schama, Nick Barstow

Chair: Nick Barstow

07/03/2020 9:00 pm
Kings Place, Hall 1

How did Simon Schama get to be so … wordy? Find out in a Jewish journey of 70-odd years (and he does mean odd) with music, stories, and some really embarrassing photos. With Nick Barstow at the piano.

In Association with The London Library

Sponsored by Dangoor Education

This event is not included in the multi-buy discount offer.

Simon Schama


Simon Schama is Professor of Art History and History at Columbia University. A writer, journalist and broadcaster, he has written and presented 40 films for the BBC, including The Story of the Jews (based on his two-volume work of the same name), Citizens and Rough Crossings. He recently curated The Face of Britain for the National Portrait Gallery and created the book and television series of the same name.

Nick Barstow


Nick Barstow is a musical director, arranger, composer and performer. He has worked extensively with the leading stars of the West-End and is currently lead arranger and musical director for The Cardinals.  His work as arranger and orchestrator has been performed around the world and features on numerous albums.

In Association with The London Library Sponsored by Dangoor Education