Comic genius

11:45 09 November 2012

Sean Hughes comes to Devon

Sean Hughes comes to Devon

Archant

Fresh from performing two critically acclaimed shows at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, award-winning comedian, Sean Hughes, is set to play Exeter’s Corn Exchange on November 13,

From the moment the lights come up on Life Becomes Noises, revealing a hospital bed and Sean dressed in a slightly inappropriate costume, it is apparent that this is going to be no ordinary comedy show.

Here is a comedy performance from Sean like you’ve never seen before, resulting in the feelgood show of the year. This hilarious, yet poignant, tale is a beautiful insight into the lighter side of dying and getting older, going to places that comedy rarely goes, highlighting how ridiculous life is and how quickly it can be taken away.

The legendary Sean Hughes has performed all over the world, as well as being the youngest ever winner of the coveted Perrier Award.

The multi-talented Sean has many TV and radio credits to his name including writing and starring in the cult favourite Sean’s Show (Channel 4), and a long stint as team captain on Never Mind the Buzzcocks (BBC2).

Although he is well known for his various TV appearances, it is on the stage that Sean is most at home.

Other Entertainment Stories

Yesterday, 18:33
Tina May at the Budleigh Jazz Festival.

Budleigh Salterton Jazz Festival Review 3: Craig Milverton Trio plus Tina May

Read more
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Three tenors (from left): Robert Fowler, Scott Hamilton and Julian Marc Stringle at the Budleigh Jazz Festival.

Budleigh Salterton Jazz Festival Review 2: Craig Milverton Trio with ‘The Three Tenors’ + Dixeland Allstars

Read more
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Vocalist Zoe Schwarz at the Budleigh Jazz Festival.

Budleigh Salterton Jazz Festival Review 1: Wind Machine + Zoe Schwarz Blue Commotion

Read more
Friday, April 29, 2016
The original script to Ron Delderfield's All Over the Town play.

The grand climax of Exmouth’s writing competition is this Saturday (April 30) at the Blackmore Theatre in Bicton Street, staring at 7pm.

Read more
Friday, April 29, 2016
Peter Gill

The droll comedy of Bob Newhart and the biting satire of Tom Lehrer are being celebrated in a show at Topsham’s Matthews Hall at 7.30pm on Saturday, May 7.

Read more
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Exmouth Choral Society

Exmouth Choral Society’s next concert is coming up this weekend.

Read more
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Star Wars themed day at World of Country Life

Want to meet Darth Vader? Shake hands with Chewbacca? Get light saber training from a Jedi? Or get arrested by Stormtroopers?

Read more
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Town criers arrive on The Strand as the West Country Traditions Day gets into gear. Photo: Paul Strange.

This year’s Exmouth Festival – which runs from Friday, May 27, to Sunday, June 5 – will be longer and spread much more around the town than in previous years.

Read more

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 10°C

min temp: 9°C

Most Read Entertainment

Great British Life

Great British Life

Useful Links

Family notices
Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Submit a Story
Buy Photos
Competitions
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Midweek Herald e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Local business directory

Honiton's trusted business finder

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists


Find planning applications