Greg Davies: The Back Of My Mum's Head

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 19TH DECEMBER 2013

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16th December 2013 until 19th December 2013
 
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Mon 16 to Thu 19 Dec 7.30pm
 
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The tallest man (surely) in British comedy plays one of his biggest shows to date at the Southbank Centre's Queen Elizabeth Hall this December. Best known for his role as "the fat Rik Mayall" in musical oddball sketch combination We Are Klang, Greg Davies is renowned for his manic stage persona, well-crafted observations and remarkable storytelling. For a man whose only conclusion from 13 years of teaching drama at school is that "kids are scum" it must have been with masochistic pleasure that the 20-stone Titan took on the role of Mr Gilbert the psychotic headmaster in Channel 4's The Inbetweeners. Davies continues touring the country with his stand-up routine on the back of his increasing presence on TV shows such as Mock The Week. Standing one inch taller than the spectacularly gangly Steven Merchant, Davies is a comedic colossus whose show The Back of my Mum's Head builds on his knack of telling hysterical and often uncomfortably hilarious family tales: one unlikely sketch saw Davies recalling his mother's re-enactment of giving a b***job and another his father's inability to deal with gay people (with the punchline, "have you been to Cockermouth, dad?").

 

About Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

Queen Elizabeth Hall is the second largest concert hall at Southbank Centre, presenting a diverse programme that covers the whole range of music and performing arts. The Royal Festival Hall's smaller sister venue Queen Elizabeth Hall ensures that even when there is a long-running show, the Southbank Centre can have almost nightly performances by world-class orchestras. More about Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

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VENUE  Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall 
Canadian jazzy folk-rock singer-songwriter Martha Wainwright brings her expressive voice and arsenal of powerful songs to the Queen Elizabeth Hall. Part of a musical dynasty - parents Loudon Wainwright III and Kate McGarrigle are folk legends while brother Rufus has quite a following - Wainwright broke onto the scene with her eponymous ... More about this event
 

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