Arthur Smith – Laughs, Stories, a Song and a Poem

Culture & Heritage, Events & Festivals, Talks & Poetry, Theatres & Entertainment : Halifax

Arthur Smith – Laughs, Stories, a Song and a Poem

27th Sep 2019

Fri 27 Sep, 7:30pm at Red Brick Auditorium

Tickets: £16 (£14 concessions)

Join comedian, writer, broadcaster and all-round British institution ARTHUR SMITH and bask in an evening of laughter and off the wall humour with one of the ‘alternative comedians’ who shook up the world of light entertainment in the nineteen eighties and nineties.

Expect an evening of sublime playfulness, crammed with jokes, anecdotes, short stories, poems, songs (at least 1 from Leonard Cohen) and readings from his recently published memoir ‘My Name Is Daphne Fairfax’ which has won praise from literary critics. He will also tell the story, as well as a portrait of his late father PC Sad Smith, survivor of Colditz POW camp and London copper.
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Join comedian, writer, broadcaster and all-round British institution ARTHUR SMITH and bask in an evening of laughter and off the wall humour with one of the ‘alternative comedians’ who shook up the world of light entertainment in the nineteen eighties and nineties.
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Short Description Fri 27 Sep, 7:30pm at Red Brick Auditorium Tickets: £16 (£14 concessions) Join comedian, writer, broadcaster and all-round British institution ARTHUR SMITH and bask in an evening of laughter and off the wall humour with one of the ‘alternative comedians’ who shook up the world of light entertainment in the nineteen eighties and nineties. Expect an evening of sublime playfulness, crammed with jokes, anecdotes, short stories, poems, songs (at least 1 from Leonard Cohen) and readings from his recently published memoir ‘My Name Is Daphne Fairfax’ which has won praise from literary critics. He will also tell the story, as well as a portrait of his late father PC Sad Smith, survivor of Colditz POW camp and London copper.
Accessability Override

Access: Our building access provisions include:

Drop off point on Blackledge*

Seating spaces for wheelchair users in our auditoriums

Accessible toilets

A changing places room (please ask a member of staff for more information and access to this facility)

Improved level access into the main entrance of the building

Lifts inside the building

Loop hearing systems in place in our auditoriums (ask at Box Office for more information)

Concessions are available for patrons with disabilities.

*Drop off point: We have a drop off point at the bottom of Blackledge (the cobbled lane leading up to Square Chapel.

Please call us on 01422 353 073 if you need further advice and information about our accessible facilities.

Type Culture & Heritage, Events & Festivals, Talks & Poetry, Theatres & Entertainment
Location Halifax
Event Date 27 Sep 2019
Event End Date 27 Sep 2019
Address 10 Square Road Halifax West Yorkshire HQ1 1QG
Phone Number 01422 349422
Web Address www.squarechapel.co.uk/whats-on/arthur-smith-laughs-stories-a-song-and-a-poem
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Arthur Smith – Laughs, Stories, a Song and a Poem

10 Square Road Halifax West Yorkshire HQ1 1QG

Accessibility

Access: Our building access provisions include:

Drop off point on Blackledge*

Seating spaces for wheelchair users in our auditoriums

Accessible toilets

A changing places room (please ask a member of staff for more information and access to this facility)

Improved level access into the main entrance of the building

Lifts inside the building

Loop hearing systems in place in our auditoriums (ask at Box Office for more information)

Concessions are available for patrons with disabilities.

*Drop off point: We have a drop off point at the bottom of Blackledge (the cobbled lane leading up to Square Chapel.

Please call us on 01422 353 073 if you need further advice and information about our accessible facilities.