On the 25th anniversary of National Poetry Day itself ONLY at Waterside. No word of a fib or a squib. This year's theme is Truth.
Poet, comic, singer, songwriter and glasses-wearer, John Hegley has captivated and devastated audiences all over the country. He returns to Waterside on National Poetry Day with an exuberance of material drawn from 30 years of writing and drawing experience, accompanied by the many keyboard voices of the fascinating Clare Elstow. An interactive evening with some prizes and baroque dancing.
PRESS + REVIEWS
"Fabulously funny" – Time Out
"Scandalously talented" – Sunday Times
"John Hegley is to potatoes what Wordsworth has been to daffodils" – Observer
Approx. 80 minutes, plus interval.
- Oct. 3, 2019, 8 p.m. → Book Now