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Damian Lewis Celebrates 25 Years of Scene & Heard Charity

Kind of Like Fantastic

by Gingersnap | damian-lewis.com | May 13, 2024

Have you heard? Damian attended the opening of Scene & Heard’s pop-up museum on Thursday, May 9, 2024 at their headquarters on Chalton Street in London. The exhibition titled ‘Kind of Like Fantastic’ was officially open to the public for free on May 10th and 11th, celebrating 25 Years of community outreach. Damian has been a Patron of the charity since 2001. Other supporters at the event included HRH the Duchess of Edinburgh, Nina Sosanya and Tom Goodman-Hill.

Scene & Heard is a unique mentoring charity that partners the inner-city children of Somers Town, London with volunteer arts professionals. The aim of their  work is to boost confidence and raise aspiration through realizing young imaginations on and off the stage.

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Scene & Heard Charity Event – October, 2010

Damian and Helen Onstage for Children’s Charity

by Stephen Einhorn Blog  | October, 2010

At the beginning of October, the children’s charity Scene & Heard played host to a star studded event held at the 20th Century Theatre in Notting Hill. The evening included champagne, canapés, the performance of plays written by Scene & Heard’s child playwrights, and an auction.

Famous faces included patrons Damian Lewis (the host), Helen McCrory, Tim Pigott-Smith, Tom Goodman- Hill, Twiggy Lawson and Jonathon Pryce.

Scene & Heard is a unique mentoring project that partners the inner-city children of Somers Town, London with volunteer theatre professionals. They give children intensive, one-to-one adult attention, enabling them to write plays which are then performed by professional actors. For many years, this vibrant charity has created astonishing and extraordinary theatre.

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