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Henry Normal

The Escape Plan

November 11 | 19:00

£13.50

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An evening of pure escape with stories, jokes and poems from writer, poet and TV and film producer Henry Normal. Featuring all your favourite poems from his BBC Radio 4 series and his seven poetry collections.

“Not heard anything that jumps from hilarious to moving in such an intelligent, subtle way as Henry Normal’s show” – Radio Times

‘the Alan Bennett of poetry’ The Scotsman

‘Dovetails bittersweet poetry with a sublimely observant wit’ The Guardian

‘A mixture of the absurd and downright wacky…a gentle giant of stand-up poetry’ The List

The poetry itself is stuff of proper substance, marrying the suburban beauty of Beatles ballads with the blunt candour of the kitchen sink’ The Guardian

“The funniest man you’ve never heard of” The Telegraph

“Witty and uncannily accurate with his observations” – The Stage

“Distinctly funny” – Time Out

“Shove up National Treasures. We need to make room for Henry Normal” Simon O’Hagan – Radio Times

webpage – www.henrynormal.com

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Details

Date:
November 11
Doors:
19:00
Cost:
£13.50
Event Categories:
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Organiser

The Leadmill
Phone:
0114 272 7040
Email:
info@leadmill.co.uk
Website:
https://leadmill.co.uk

Venue

The Leadmill
6 Leadmill Rd
Sheffield, United Kingdom (UK) S1 4SE United Kingdom
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Phone:
0114 272 7040
Website:
https://leadmill.co.uk

Disabled Access

The Leadmill offers a free companion ticket for disabled customers which must be booked in advance. To apply please email ticketing@leadmill.co.uk with proof of disability once a general admission ticket has been purchased.Examples of accepted proof: Disability Living Allowance (DLA) / Attendance Allowance (AA), Personal Independence Payments (PIPs), Blue Badges & The Access Card. We will review an application without the recommended evidence on a case-by-case basis.