1 April -
Poisson d'Avril (April Fool's Day)
@ Wirksworth Book Festival
The festival launches on Saturday 31 March and runs till Sunday 2 April
Saturday 1 April 3.30pm Tickets Children £6 Adults £8
A family workshop
suitable for everyone aged 8 and above.
Memorial Hall 39 St Johns Street Wirksworth Matlock Derbyshire DE4 4DS
07973 600701 Web https://de.eventbu.com
1 April - Poisson d'Avril (April Fool's Day) @ Wirksworth Book Festival
Some events are free, tickets for charged events are available from 25 February
Saturday 1 April 8.00pm Tickets £6 children, £9 concessions, £12 full
Poetry reading including fresh off the pen poems from the afternoon's poetry workshop.
Wirksworth Town Hall Coldwell Street Wirksworth Matlock Derbyshire DE4 4EU
Phone 07973 600701 Web https://de.eventbu.com
6 April - Talking about Rameau @ Royal College of Music
France, dance and John's family, with Monsieur Rameau always close at harpsichord hand
Thursday 6 April 6.15pm Free but ticketed
John offers his own take on the life and oeuvre of his esteemed ancestor ahead of an evening performance of Les Fêtes d'Hébé.
Recital Hall Royal College of Music Prince Consort Road London SW7 2BS
020 7591 4314 Web www.rcm.ac.uk
21 April - The Further Adventures of Monsieur Robinet @ Kings Place
Delighting and enriching the lives of everyone who visits us
Friday 21 April 7.00pm Tickets £9.50 online price
John brings his dad's paintings, his own drawings and chamber musicians providing additional baroque grandeur.
Kings Place 90 York Way London N1 9AG
Phone 020 7520 1490 Web www.kingsplace.co.uk
22 April - Stand Up And Spit @ The Civic Barnsley
"Holding your hand through hard times"
Saturday 22 April 8.00pm Tickets £8 / £6
A Firm of Poets presents an evening of angry
ranting inspired by poet and original ranter Tim Wells.
Assembly Room The Civic Hanson Street Barnsley S70 2HZ
Phone 01226 327000 Web www.barnsleycivic.co.uk
28 April - Heart and Sole @ The Accies Club Glasgow
A show with dancing at the end
Friday 28 April 9.00pm Tickets £13.50
There's John, and some northern soul, by some bloke called David Belcher.
The Accies Club 21 Helensburgh Drive Glasgow G13 1RR
Sunday 30 April 7.00-10.00pm Tickets £8 / £7
30 April - John & Andrew "Mulletproof" Graves @ The Poppy & Pint
Part of the Nottingham Poetry Festival, a diverse programme of over 50 events
John's co-star for this event has been described as
“the hardest working poet in the East Midlands” so expect value for money!
The Poppy and Pint Pierrepont Road West Bridgford Nottingham NG2 5DX