Stand up for Labour – #JC4PM tour comes to Unity Works on 29 November with a fantastic variety line up including comedy, music and poetry.
Hosted by Wakefield’s own poet Matt Abbott (formerly of ‘Skint and Demoralised’ and now frequently seen on TV advertising!), confirmed acts on the night include:
• Jeremy Hardy, former Perrier Award winner and regular on Radio 4’s ‘The News Quiz’
• Robb Johnson, singer/songwriter (writer of ‘JC4PM for me’ and Tony Benn’s favourite ever song, ‘Winter Turns to Spring’)
• Norman Lovett, deadpan comedian, ‘Holly’ in Red Dwarf, Stand up for Labour ‘Act of the Year’.
• Francesca Martinez, comedian, actress, writer (‘Russell Howard’s Good News’, ‘Extras’), disability rights campaigner.
• Grace Petrie, singer/songwriter (Radio 4’s ‘The Now Show’, Channel 4’s ‘Random Acts’)
• Joe Solo, singer/songwriter who will be joined by the Hatfield Brigade (14 albums played by the late John Peel on Radio 1, Mike Harding on Radio 2 and Tom Robinson on BBC6 Music).
• Tiernan Douieb, comedian, political campaigner, celebrity tweeter, actor, writer and co-founder of Comedy Club 4 Kids
More details, including the name of the guest speaker, are to be announced.
*This event was originally scheduled for the 9th Septmeber