John Osborne presents

John Peel's Shed

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EVENT INFORMATION

In 2002, John Osborne won a competition on John Peel’s Radio 1 show. His prize was a box of records that took eight years to listen to. This is an ode to radio, those records and anyone who’s ever sought solace in wireless. This show features a selection of records previously owned by the late John Peel. Many are very rare recordings by obscure and now defunct bands, and this is a unique opportunity for any Peel fans.

John Peel’s Shed by John Osborne is written and performed by John Osborne. Produced and co-devised by Show And Tell.

PRESS + REVIEWS

“Shy and awkward but with a keen eye for a killer line and the significance of the trivia of daily life, Osborne sits somewhere between Tom Wrigglesworth and Daniel Kitson, which a very good place to sit. I could have listened for hours” *****  - The Independent

“A complete pleasure. All radio nerds need to see it but non nerds will also love it.” - Greg James, Radio 1

“Beautifully-written, funny and poignant… Just as John Peel’s records changed his life this lovely, simple, beautifully executed show has enriched ours” ***** - The Scotsman

“The book is ace, the one man show is special” – Huw Stephens, Radio 1

TICKET OFFER

BOOK TWO OR MORE THEATRE & DANCE SHOWS FOR £8 EACH!

Available on the following shows:

03 Feb: Shylock
25 Feb: Mrs Churchill
03-04 Mar: Sherlock Holmes: The Valley Of Fear
16 Mar: Little Women
17 Mar: John Peel's Shed
29 Mar: A Perfect Likeness
31 Mar - 01 Apr: Teechers Leavers '22
12 Apr: Romeo & Juliet
28 Apr: Tales From a Thousand and One Nights
19 May: Jesus, Jane, Mother 7 Me
26 May: Emergence
22 Jun: Moby Dick
25 Jun: Sense & Sensibility
08 Sep: The Unknown Soldier
01 Oct: Casting The Runes
04 Nov: Empty Orchestra

Available from Box Office on 0161 912 5616 or in person.

RUNNING TIMES

75 mins, no interval.

AGE RECOMMENDATION

14+

MEDIA

@WatersideArts

#JohnPeelsShed

  1. March 17, 2023, 7:30 p.m. → Book Now

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