The New Putney Debates-Light shining in Buckinghamshire
Date(s) - 28/10/2012
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
St Mary's Church
A rehearsed reading and discussion of Caryl Churchill’s 1976 play,which looked at the events of the English revolution.The second half of the play focuses on the conflict within the New Model Army between senior officers(grandees) and the Agitators.The Agitators stood for the interests of ordinary men and women.The Putney Debates reached their peak when a document called “The Agreement of the people” was presented to the General Council of the Army,prepared by those who wanted a democratic republic.
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