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An Evening with Lemn Sissay
Sat 10th October, 7pm
Google the name “Lemn Sissay” and all the returning hits will be about him because there is only one Lemn Sissay in the world. Lemn Sissay is a BAFTA nominated award winning writer, international poet, performer playwright, artist and broadcaster.
You are not too late to book a ticket for tomorrow’s broadcast of An Evening with Lemn Sissay.
‘As the winter months draw in, it has never been more important to look after your mental health.’
How appropriate it seems that such an inspirational figure should be imparting an insight into how to overcome adversity, in this year of all years, on World Mental Health Day.
An Evening with Lemn Sissay – Promo
(To book an E-ticket for this show, please scroll down.)
Lemn Sissay has read on stage throughout the world: from The Library of Congress in The United States to The University of Addis Ababa, from Singapore to Sri Lanka, Bangalore to Dubai, from Bali to Greenland AND Wigan library.
He was awarded an MBE for services to literature by The Queen of England. Along with Chimamanda Ngoze Adichie and Margaret Atwood he won a Pen Pinter Prize in 2019. He is Chancellor of The University of Manchester and an Honorary Doctor from The Universities of Huddersfield, Manchester, Kent and Brunei. He is Dr Dr Dr Dr Lemn Sissay. He was the first poet commissioned to write for the London Olympics and poet of the FA Cup.
‘Pay What You Feel’ Policy
Having presented our digital outreach programme for free thus far, sadly as this situation has gone on much longer than we thought, we now feel that we must adopt a mechanism that is helping keep the prospect of theatres reopening globally a possibility, and that is to ask that any future content is purchased on a ‘Pay What You Feel’ basis. This also enables us to offer this FREE to Friends and Patrons of Clonter.
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E- Tickets £5, £10, £20
There is no booking fee applicable for this event.
The link to the performance will be detailed on your ticket, which will be emailed to you.
This event will be broadcast ‘live’ at 7pm on Saturday 10 October, but the show will be available for one week following broadcast.
Until next week, take care!