Lecture or talk Adults

Hepworth | Operating Theatre/Opera and Theatre (in person)

Scottish National Gallery Hawthornden Lecture Theatre
  • Tuesday 27 September, 12.45-1.30pm

Booking essential


Join writer and broadcaster Oliver Soden author of Michael Tippett: The Biography (Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 2019) and Hepworth specialist Chris Stephens (Director, Holburne Museum) for an exploration of Barbara Hepworth’s hospital drawings and her designs for opera and theatre. Chaired by Curator Leila Riszko.

To meet demand we are also offering an online live stream of the event. Space is very limited, please do not come to the event without a pre-booked ticket.

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Event accessibility

Event accessibility

  • Wheelchair access
  • Hearing loop

Gallery facilities

Detailed information on accessibility at the National Galleries of Scotland

We are currently working on improving our galleries. During this time some rooms will be closed and some facilities will be temporarily removed. There will be limited disabled access to some areas.

  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair access
  • Wheelchairs available
  • Lockers (£1/£2)
  • Seating throughout
  • Bike rack
  • Accessible toilets for gallery visitors
  • Baby change for gallery visitors
  • Toilets for gallery visitors
Getting here

Getting here

The Scottish National Gallery can be found just off Princes Street in the city centre.

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  • Open daily, 10am-5pm
The Mound, Edinburgh, EH2 2EL

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