York Literature Festival, in association with the Mansion House, present an opulent evening of insight and entertainment. Journey with us three hundred years into the past and mingle among the authentic Georgian rooms and treasures of the Mansion House ( 1732 ).
We celebrate one of the greatest writers and the miraculous music of Mozart.
Settle with your welcome drink, into the stunningly renovated State Room for live chamber music by the composers who were performed during the 18th century.
Enjoy Peter Shaffer’s “Amadeus”, the superb literary interpretation of the life story of Mozart and his dark rivalry with court composer Salieri. A multi-Oscar winning tour-de-force of joy and genius on the big screen.
During the evening you will enjoy a Baroque inspired meal platter and a bar will be available throughout for purchase of a range of drinks. Relax by candle-light and immerse yourself in the breathtaking visual environment of York’s finest Georgian House with the perfect mix of arts , ideas and hospitality from a Golden Age.