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Rosie Wilby presents: The Breakup Monologues

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As part of our What’s Love Got to Do With It? season, award-winning comedian, author and broadcaster Rosie Wilby is back with a live recording of her acclaimed podcast, recently recommended by Metro as one of the top five love and relationships podcasts in the world!

What to expect

Rosie  and acclaimed performer pals look back at their best and worst romantic breakup stories and discuss ghosting, divorce parties, open relationships and more. Tragedy plus time equals comedy, right?

Just announced…

Chris Neill

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Chris is a writer and comedian, working on stage, radio and television. The third series of his critically-acclaimed BBC Radio 4 series Woof: True Tales Of Romance And Failure is currently in production. As a columnist he has been published by Daily Telegraph, The Guardian, The Spectator and Sunday Express and in March 2019, his essay collection What Is This Thing Called, Love? was published by WF Howes as an audio book (which he also voiced).

Blissfully well written, Neill may be first and foremost a comedian, but his observations are as acute as any novelist’s. Sweet, sharp and very funny.”- The Times

Like a rapid-fire English David Sedaris, Chris Neill tells his funny tales of rubbish dates. Every word is perfectly chosen and perfectly used; actually, he has something of Alan Bennett, too.” – The Observer

A polished raconteur, Neill’s schtick is punctuated with classic lines.” – Metro

An expert storyteller with split-second comic timing. Both acidic and disarmingly sweet, he has an immaculate turn of phrase.” – Independent on Sunday

Alice Frick

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Alice is an award-winning Austrian comedian who has performed all over the world with her show What The Frick?!. She also hosts Soho’s monthly sellout female comedy and performance night Laughing Labia.

exuberant…. perfectly pitched” – Three Weeks
witty and refreshingly spontaneous” – Austrian News

MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED…


About Rosie Wilby

Rosie  is the author of Is Monogamy Dead? and a trilogy of internationally acclaimed solo shows about love and relationships. The entire first two seasons of The Breakup Monologues are available now free on iTunes, Spotify, Acast, Tunein Radio and all good podcast platforms and apps and feature guests including comedians Richard Herring, Katy Brand, Sofie Hagen, writers Dolly Alderton and Daisy Buchanan and many more.

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Thu 13 February 7.30pm-9.30pm

£9 / £7 conc. / £10 OTD
Age range: 18+

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