From the new ARTS ALIVE SERIES! An Evening with C.S. Lewis â€“ starring David Payne â€“ is a captivating evening in 1963 where C.S. Lewis hosts a group of American writers at his home near Oxford. Throughout the evening he recalls the people and events that inspired his thought and shaped his life; of his friendship with J.R.R. Tolkien; why he nearly abandoned the Narnia Chronicles; how he came to embrace Christianity and of the American woman who turned his life upside down. This is a socially distanced seating event, wear masks, and follow Covid safey measures.