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Never miss another 'Roger McGough' show
As Far As I Know: Roger McGough
A new collection of poems for adults and an evening to amaze and delight! A new book of poems by Roger McGough is always an event and As Far As I Know (pub.Penguin) is truly a cause for celebration. Hilarious and surreal, he is a poet of many voices. Menace and melancholy there may be, but with plenty of McGough's characteristic wit and wordplay too.
'His poetry is like a supermodel who can complete a Sudoku puzzle moments before swishing down the catwalk --- easy on the eye and smart as a whip.' Lorne Jackson, Birmingham Daily Post
Performance is followed by a book signing.
For age 14 and over
Hilarious and surreal, Roger McGough is a poet of many voices. Menace and melancholy there may be, but with plenty of McGough's characteristic wit and wordplay too. Newly elected President of the Poetry Society, Roger McGough has been honoured with a CBE for services to literature and the Freedom of the City of Liverpool for good behaviour. Lily The Pink, the Aintree Iron, Scaffold, GRIMMS, The Mersey Sound with Adrian Henri and Brian Patten, and presenter of BBC R4's long-running Poetry Please. The beat goes on.
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Venue: Astor Community Theatre
CT14 6AB 51.224724, 1.402223
Phone: 01304 370220
→ Deal 5 min walk