Belper Arts Festival presents

A Cartoon History Of Here

Ian McMillan and Tony Husband with comedy, cartoonery, poetry and improv

St Peters Church, Belper

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Wed 15 May

Strictly ages 10+ only
Running Time: 2 hours - approximate, including any interval(s).

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About the event

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Following his sell out show during Belper Arts Festival 2017, Yorkshire poet, broadcaster and comedian Ian McMillan returns with award winning cartoonist Tony Husband.

Expect an evening of comedy, cartoonery, poetry, storytelling and improv in a fast flowing adventure in which two top funny men reflect upon local stories and legends! Every performance is different, with YOU the audience providing the characters and stories for Ian and Tony to bring to life.

Ian McMillan is an English poet, journalist, playwright, and broadcaster. He is known for his strong and distinctive Barnsley-area accent and his incisive, friendly interview style on programmes such as BBC Radio 3's The Verb.

Tony Husband is a British cartoonist known for black humour. He has a regular cartoon strip in Private Eye entitled Yobs that has been published since the late 1980s. He co-wrote the Round the Bend children's television series, which ran from 1989 to 1991, and was also involved with Hangar 17, which ran from 1992 to 1994. He has won The Cartoon's Museum's Pont Award.

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Prices & Offers


Concessions: £11.25

Concessions are typically available to over 60s, under 16s, students, unemployed and disabled people. Click through to Buy Tickets for individual prices and availability. Please note that proof may be required on collection of tickets or on entry to the auditorium.

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