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John's new tour All Hail The Snail is a mainstay of the Spring schedule. Go here to find an article posted in Canary Wharf Kids about its message of tolerance and inclusion.

February 2018

1 -2 February - All Hail The Snail @ Half Moon Theatre
Celebrating the 35th birthday of the legendary Apples and Snakes

Thursday 1 February 1.30pm    Friday 2 February 10.30am & 1.30 pm

All Hail the Snail (and other creatures) is suitable for ages 7+ and features live music from either Eleanor Moreton or Clare Elstow. Tickets cost £7.

Half Moon Young People's Theatre    43 White Horse Road    London     E1 0ND

Phone 020 7709 8900     Web www.halfmoon.org.uk


2 February - Jo Neary & Friends with John Hegley @ The Lamb Inn Eastbourne
The first of a series of alternative comedy nights

Friday 2 February 7.15pm      Tickets £9 / £7.50 + 10% online booking fee

Jo and John are joined by Dyball & Kerr, Phil Jerrod and Charmer.

The Lamb Inn    36 High Street    Eastbourne    BN21 1HH

Phone 01323 720545    Web www.wegottickets.com


6 February - All Hail The Snail @ Redbridge Drama Centre
Celebrating the 35th birthday of the legendary Apples and Snakes

Tuesday 6 February 1.30 and 5.30pm      Tickets £8 / £6

After the show there will be a chance to meet John and purchase signed copies of his books.

Redbridge Drama Centre    Churchfields    South Woodford     London     E18 2RB

Phone 020 8708 8800    Web www.redbridgedramacentre.co.uk


14 February - The Cesarians with John Hegley @ Paper Dress
"Not the usual type of branding for a show in which I am involved"

Wednesday 14 February 7.30pm      Tickets £6 + £0.60 booking fee

Also with The Dyr Sister and Love & Hate Disco till 1.00am. John will be doing the middle slot for about half an hour. Over 18s only.

Paper Dress     352a Mare Street     London     E8 1HR

Phone 020 8510 0520    Web www.wegottickets.com


15 -17 February - All Hail The Snail @ Half Moon Theatre
Celebrating the 35th birthday of the legendary Apples and Snakes

Thurs 15 February 11am & 2pm    Fri 16 February 11am    Sat 17 February 11am & 2pm

All Hail the Snail (and other creatures) is suitable for ages 7+ and features live music from either Eleanor Moreton or Clare Elstow. Tickets cost £7. Go here to see a trailer, and here to listen to John performing his Me Poem.

Half Moon Young People's Theatre    43 White Horse Road    London     E1 0ND

Phone 020 7709 8900     Web www.halfmoon.org.uk


22 February - John & Friends @ Islington Folk Club
"From the fiercely traditional to the frankly eccentric"

Thursday 22 February 8.00pm    Tickets £8 / £6 (members) cash only

New premises (since 11 January 2018) but the same great value entertainment

The Crown Tavern    43 Clerkenwell Green    London     EC1R 0EG

Phone 020 7253 4973    Web www.islingtonfolkclub.co.uk


24 February - John Hegley with Daryl Haines @ Faversham Assembly Rooms
Part of the Faversham Literary Festival

Saturday 24 February 8.30pm    Tickets £5 plus small booking fee

It's the Faversham Literary Festival's inaugural year, come and check us out if you can!

Assembly Rooms    66 Preston Street    Faversham    Kent    ME13 8PG

Phone 01795 594460     Web www.bookitbee.com

 

March 2018

1 March - You (Still) Can't Say That! The Big PEN Comedy Gig
At the unique architectural treasure of the Union Chapel in N1

Thursday 1 March 6.30pm (Doors)    Tickets £25 / £15 + 10% s/c

John shares a sparkling bill with Kevin Eldon, Pippa Evans, Robin Ince and others to be announced. Hosted by Nick Revell.

Union Chapel     Compton Terrace     London     N1 2UN

Phone 020 7226 1686     Web www.unionchapel.org.uk


16 March - WORD! Spoken Word @ Beeston Library
Inaugural edition at this venue of the longest running poetry night in the Midlands

Friday 16 March 7.00pm     Tickets £5 - £7

John does a half hour slot alongside special guests Ralph Dartford and Panya Banjoko and host Lydia Towsey.

Beeston Library     Foster Avenue     Beeston     Nottingham     NG9 1AE

Phone 0115 925 5168     Web www.eventbrite.co.uk


17 March - Family Wordship @ Walkley Community Centre Sheffield
Under the auspices of Cabaret Boom Boom

Saturday 17 March 2.15pm     Tickets £10 / £6

A workshop with song and verses spoken, suitable for anyone who has ever been 7 years old.

Ruskin Hall    Walkley Community Centre    7a Fir Street    Sheffield    S6 3TG

Phone 0114 251 7171     Web www.cabaretboomboom.co.uk


17 March - Evening Cabaret @ Walkley Community Centre Sheffield

Cabaret Boom Boom's big evening show

Saturday 17 March 8.00pm     Tickets £18 / £14

John does a 20 minute slot in a bill that also features John Udry and Pickled Image.

Ruskin Hall    Walkley Community Centre    7a Fir Street    Sheffield    S6 3TG

Phone 0114 251 7171     Web www.cabaretboomboom.co.uk

 

April 2018

5 April - All Hail The Snail @ Luton Library Theatre
Bringing John's molluscan tribute back to familiar territory

Thursday 5 April 11.00am    Tickets £7 Group Discounts Available

Luton Library Theatre    Luton Central Library    St George's Square    Luton     LU1 2NG

Phone 01582 878100      Web www.lutonculture.com


8 April - All Hail The Snail @ Nottingham Lakeside Arts

Two time slots to choose from at this University run museum and Arts Centre

Sunday 8 April 1.00pm and 3.30pm    Tickets £8.50

Djanogly Theatre    Nottingham Lakeside Arts     University Park     Nottingham     NG7 2RD

Phone 0115 846 7777     Web Earlier Time     Later Time


14 April - All Hail The Snail @ The North Wall Oxford

"Art as a tool for living"

Saturday 14 April 2.00pm and 5.00pm    Tickets £10 / £8 + fees

North Wall Arts Centre     South Parade     Oxford     OX2 7JN

Phone 01865 319450    Web www.thenorthwall.com

 

Reviews

'More Elvis Costello than Alan Bennett'
Scotsman

'Awesomely mundane'
The Independent

'Scandalously talented'
Sunday Times

'Bleeding marvellous'
NME

'Like a good deed in a naughty world'
Herts Advertiser

'Makes little sense'
Luton News

'(Animal Alphaboat is) one of the ten best kids' shows at the 2010 Edinburgh Festival'
Guardian and Telegraph

‘Marvellous, joyful fun'
The Telegraph

'An incurable entertainer'
The Guardian