Lady Mary Wortley Montagu - 'Lady in the Veil'

THURSDAY 11TH JULY

'Lady in the Veil' is a one-woman show performed in the character of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu who lived at Middlethorpe Hall in 1713.

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu - 'Lady in the Veil'

'Lady in the Veil' is a one-woman show performed in the character of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, who lived at Middlethorpe Hall early in her marriage in 1713.  Aged 27, she set out for Turkey.  As the British Ambassador's wife, she visited harems and trialled the Turkish method of smallpox inoculation on her only son before championing it in England.

Aged 52, she is travelling again - seeking emotional satisfaction...and Count Francesco Algarotti.

10.30am  Morning Coffee and homemade biscuits

11.00am  Presentation

12.30pm  Drinks and luncheon

£42 per person for members of the National Trust

£50 per person for non-members

Inclusive of service charge and VAT

Menu

Yorkshire Pork
cider fondant, kohlrabi, black pudding

English Strawberry
white chocolate and pistachio

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