Stars at the seaside
2nd November 2019 @ 10:00 am - 15th March 2020 @ 4:00 pm GMT
Muriel Barker Gallery
An exhibition created by local arts organisation Our big picture. The exhibition covers Freddie Frinton’s life and career and the popularity of the inter-war seaside entertainment scene that propelled so many careers in the entertainment business. The exhibition is part of a National Lottery Heritage Fund Project by Our big picture.
The Freddie Frinton project recognises the life and work of Grimsby born theatre and TV star Freddie Frinton, one of Europe’s most celebrated comedians. It includes the production of a TV documentary, an exhibition at Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre, and an end-of-the-pier show and premier at Papa’s Fish & Chips at Cleethorpes Pier, on Friday 8th November 2019.