In association with Funny Women & the Miscarriage Association, and to coincide with Babyloss Awareness Week, Shaky Isles presents a comedy charity event on 14 October to raise awareness of miscarriage.
Hosted by Viv Groskop and featuring Jenny Eclair, Josh Howie and kiwi comic Jarred Christmas PLUS this year’s winner of the Funny Women Award, as well as Lucy Porter and Gabby Best… A stellar line up of stand-up comics – great fun, a great night and a great cause!
Funds raised will go will also go toward the production of Expectations presented by Shaky Isles Theatre at The Pleasance Islington in November. Expectations is a new play that talks about something so common but something we find so hard to speak about – miscarriage. A funny, sad, and thought provoking play, written by Emma Deakin and directed by Stella Duffy. Significant funds will also go to the Miscarriage Association to assist with all the wonderful work they do.
Quote ‘laugh it up’ to book £20 tickets from Thursday 3 Oct till midnight Sunday 6 Oct by phoning 08444 829674
EVENT: Raising Expectations – a charity comedy evening to raise awareness of miscarriage
WHERE: Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, London W1D 7ES
WHEN: 14th October 2013 @ 7:30pm (Babyloss Awareness Day 15th October)
TICKETS:* From £20.00!
Stalls: £30, Premium Seat with glass of Champagne £50
Dress Circle: £30
Upper Circle: £25
Online – www.nimaxtheatres.com
Telephone bookings – 0844 412 4661 & 0844 482 9674
If you have access requirements please call 0844 412 4648 or visit the Box Office in person.
*A £2 booking fee applies for phone and online bookings. No booking fee for tickets purchased in person at the Box Office. All tickets include a £1 theatre restoration levy.
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