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National Theatre at Home: Treasure Island

Hosted by the Consul of the London Scandinavian Culture Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Thu 16 Apr 19:00 - 21:00

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"Treasure Island
Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money and mutiny is brought to life in this thrilling stage adaptation.​ Featuring Arthur Darvill as Long John Silver.
Streaming from 7pm on Thursday 16 April. Available until 23 April."
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"Treasure Island is an adventure novel by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, narrating a tale of "buccaneers and buried gold." Its influence is enormous on popular perceptions of pirates, including such elements as treasure maps marked with an “X”, schooners, the Black Spot, tropical islands, and one-legged seamen bearing parrots on their shoulders.[1]
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