The Roald Dahl Festival 2012 is coming! This year’s festival will be held on July 7 in Aylesbury. “Celebrating its tenth anniversary, this year’s Roald Dahl Festival will be the biggest yet! A special day of fantastic family activities, theatre, dance and shows all to celebrate the work of the world renowned author. All the amazing Roald Dahl themes covered over the last ten years will be brought back for one spectacular Roald Dahl Parade, with giant puppets and artwork made by children and young people in the local area. After the Parade, Aylesbury town centre will hold a host of entertainment, as well as the Dahl Games in Vale Park as part of London 2012 celebrations and Aylesbury’s legacy as the Birthplace of the Paralympics.
Month: February 2012
The Lilford Gallery in Kent (England) has on display a never-before-seen image of Roald Dahl. The image was takes by John Stewart Farrier at Gipsy House in Great Missenden. The image is being printed in a limited edition of 5. You can see a scan of the image here.