Whitsun Festival - Parzival

Friday 29th May 4pm - Sunday 31st May 12.30pm

Hosted by The Humanities Section of The School of Spiritual Science

A weekend to deepen our understanding of Wolfram von Eschenbach’s great epic in celebration of Whitsun


Friday 29th May

4pm – 6pm Informal gathering over tea for teachers and others working with Parzival to share their enthusiasm, insights, practices and experiences

7.30pm – 9pm The Grail in Wolfram’s Parzival with Andrew Welburn


Saturday 30th May

10am - 11.30am Where is Parzival Today? With Steve Roberts and Jamie King


12pm – 1pm Discussion


2.30pm – 3.30pm Artistic activity: Eurythmy, Singing or Recitation


4pm – 5.30pm The Planets in Parzival with Josie Alwyn and William Forward


7pm - 9pm Various Artistic Presentations


Sunday 31st May

10am - 12.30pm Festival for Whitsun Music Pentecost in Wolfram’s Epic with Andrew Wolpert

Open Space for shared conversation Music


The weekend is conceived as a whole, but we recognise that the reality of people’s lives may mean they can attend just parts of the whole programme.

Suggested contributions towards expenses Friday Lecture £10, Saturday events £35 (£40 combined). There is no charge for the Festival on Sunday. If you are interested in an excursion to Tintagel from Tuesday 26th to Thursday 28th please contact Andrew Wolpert
E: andrewjwolpert@gmail.com