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Thu 15th Nov at 7:00pm
London Storytelling Festival: The Passion of The Hodgson
@ Leicester Square Theatre, London
Featuring: Wil Hodgson
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London Storytelling Festival: The Passion of The Hodgson: Wil Hodgson
In 2004 a magical thing happened in the tiny back room of a pub in Edinburgh. A new storytelling comedy force was being born. This show, with no blurb, no publicity, (and a village chip-shop-sponsored poster) was quietly blowing minds.
This charmingly told collection of tales, spoke of a fantastical world of punks and skinheads, of love and war – all set in the west country village of Chippenham. At the end of that month, this curious man, and his tiny anthology of tales went on to win the Perrier best Newcomer. Nowadays, Wil Hodgson is a critically acclaimed cult comedy hero. Come see the show that started it all.
Image © Wil Hodgson
Satirist from the West Country who isn't afraid to take on any subject. Winner of the Perrier Best Newcomer Award at the 2004 Edinburgh Festival. Wil Hodgson is a serial misfit, collector of '80s girl toys and general retro obsessive.
'A brilliantly captivating performer' (The Scotsman).
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Venue: Leicester Square Theatre
Phone: 020 7734 2222
Disabled Bookings: 020 7734 2222
Seating Plan: View the Seating Plan
→ Charing Cross 8 min walk
→ Leicester Square 1 min walk