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National Portrait Gallery partners with SIX the Musical

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Step into a Tudor-inspired evening of history and music at the National Portrait Gallery, in partnership with SIX the Musical, on 26 July.

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Date & Time

July 26 - July 26



National Portrait Gallery, Saint Martin's Place, London, UK

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This special event celebrates the opening of Six Lives: The Stories of Henry VIII’s Queens and SIX the Musical’s sixth year in London.

Enjoy a musical takeover with a live performance by SIX the Musical cast members, dance workshops, and a DJ set. Dress in your favourite historical or glittery attire and immerse yourself in the world of the six Tudor Queens.

Explore interactive workshops where you can handle costumes from SIX the Musical, participate in costumed life drawing sessions, and engage in art-making activities inspired by Tudor fashion and history. Join a dance workshop led by SIX’s choreographer to learn moves from the West End stage.

History enthusiasts can attend talks by expert historians which delve into the lives of Henry VIII’s Queens. End off the evening with Tudor-themed refreshments at the Portrait Restaurant, featuring cocktails inspired by each Queen’s unique story.

Whether you're passionate about history or a fan of musical theatre, this event promises something extraordinary.

Mark your calendars for 26 July and experience a night filled with history, music, and the captivating stories of the Tudor Queens.

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