Adam Kay - This Is Going To Hurt

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Award-winning comedian ADAM KAY shares entries from his diaries as a junior doctor in this “electrifying” (Guardian) evening of stand-up and music.

The show has been seen by over 200,000 people, including absolute sell-out Edinburgh Fringe runs from 2016 to 2019, plus UK tours and multiple West End runs between 2017 and 2020.

The accompanying book, ‘This is Going to Hurt’ is a Sunday Times bestseller, and is being turned into a major BBC series. Signed copies will be available for purchase on the night.

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What is Adam Kay – This Is Going To Hurt about?

Adam’s first book, This is Going to Hurt, revisiting his former career as a junior doctor, has spent over a year at number one in the Sunday Times bestseller list. It was the bestselling non-fiction title of the decade, it is the bestselling non-fiction e-book of all time, and has sold over 2.5 million copies. This is Going to Hurt has been translated into 37 languages and achieved number one bestseller status internationally.

Ticket Information

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Running Time

1 hour 10 minutes, no interval.

Cast & Creatives

Adam Kay (Writer/Performer)

Age recommendation: 12+

Booking Period

From 23 Oct - 8 Nov 2020

Weekly Performances

Sunday 7:00PM
Thursday 8:00PM
Friday 8:00PM
Saturday 8:00PM

Venue Information

Apollo Theatre

Shaftesbury Ave, Soho, London W1D 7EZ

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Nearest Tube/Rail Station

Piccadilly Circus

Buses

1, 14, 19, 22, 24, 29, 38, 55, 176

Nearest Car Parks

Cambridge Circus, Newport Place, Wardour Street and Denman Street

Reviews

Mail on Sunday

'Intersperses horror stories from the NHS frontline with a catalogue of sublimely silly spoof songs, and some blissfully brilliant wordplay'

Charlie Brooker

'Hilarious and heartbreaking'

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