FiltersShow / Hide
- All Events
- Theatre & Shows
- Days Out
- Christmas VIP
- Anywhere In The UK
- Location: Anywhere in the UK
Radius: ... miles
Sun 17th Mar at 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Cambridge Science Festival: The Importance Of Being Interested
@ The Cambridge Union Society, Cambridge
Featuring: Robin Ince
This event has been and gone!
Catch the next one:
Check out the info below for future tour dates, and track them to receive alerts when they tour near you
See all dates for Cambridge Science Festival
Cambridge Science Festival: The Importance Of Being Interested: Robin Ince
Award winning comedian and science enthusiast Robin Ince looks at his favourite scientists – Charles Darwin and Richard Feynman. Find out why we
have eyebrows, why bald dogs have bad teeth and how heavy metal music makes pigs deaf. This is a loving look into the minds of two giants of human
imagination who changed our worldview. Robin will stop off on the way to look at some of the more bizarre views of early science – is the ostrich really
the offspring of the union of a gnat and a giraffe? (No). A night of barnacles and safe-cracking.
Image © Steve Ullathorne
This versatile comedy veteran delivers a highly improvised set which can cover a vast range of subjects and material. As seen on Mock The Week, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, The Now Show, The News Quiz and Loose Ends.
Chortle Award Winner 2009 and Winner of the Time Out Outstanding Comedy Achievement Award.
'Robin Ince is thoughtful, provocative and very funny' (The Times)
'When someone writes a history of modern comedy, they should make room for Robin Ince' (The Guardian).
Robin Ince tour dates
Track this event
- Event has been added to your calendar
- Any important updates will be sent to your email address
- Add to your personal Ents24 calendar
- Sync with iCal, Outlook and others
- Receive important updates
Venue: The Cambridge Union Society
9a Bridge Street
CB2 1UB 52.208588, 0.119096