Robert Louis Stevenson Day

Edinburgh Napier University requests the pleasure of your company at The Faculty of Advocates for an evening event to celebrate Robert Louis Stevenson Day.

Start date and time

Friday 13 November 2015 6:30 PM

to Friday 13 November 2015 8:00 PM

Event cost


Stevenson on Stage and Screen

with RLS Patron Dr Nigel Planer and special guests Howard Blake OBE and Charlie Fletcher

Round off your RLS Day celebrations by joining actor, writer and RLS Day Patron, Dr Nigel Planer for a lively debate on the challenge of staging Stevenson for cinema, theatre and television, with screenwriter Charlie Fletcher and ‘The Snowman’ composer Howard Blake OBE. The evening includes a special screening of Howard Blake’s short animated film ‘The Land of Counterpane’.

The event is hosted by the Centre for Literature and Writing (CLAW), in partnership with Edinburgh UNESCO City of Literature Trust.

Tickets £7 - Buy here

Doors Open: 6pm
Screening and Panel: 6.30pm - 8pm

Laigh Hall, The Faculty of Advocates
Parliament House