Dame Judi Dench will be joining us for one night only to celebrate her incredible career – and Christmas! Judi Dench will be joined by her friend Gyles Brandreth on a glorious trip down memory lane. Explore the legendary actress’ extraordinary life and times, from her childhood in York in the 1930s to her latest Oscar nomination in 2022. Plus, the duo will host a fun-filled Christmas party with a star-studded cast of very special guests, as well as some seasonal party performances from Judi and Gyles and a bran tub full of surprises. You can expect moments from Shakespeare and anecdotes galore – stories, sonnets, even some singing. Of course, there will be crackers and a Christmas tree, too.