An intimate evening with Sean Hughes and guests
When: June 17th
Where: TransformaBCN - Consell de cent, 394. 08009
Metro: Girona - Tetuan
Tickets: Price just €15 presale €17 door
Hibernian Books - C/ Montseny, 17, Gracia -
The Lock Inn - Passeig de Sant Joan, 74 - M:Tetuan
***NOTE! There will be just 70 tickets!!! for this very intimate evening with Sean with just 25 available in each outlet... Grab em!!
In 1987, Sean started doing stand-up comedy in London clubs. He became the youngest ever winner of the prestigious Perrier Award for ‘A One Night Stand With Sean Hughes’ at the Edinburgh Festival in 1990. The show also played to crowds in London and throughout the UK, Los Angeles, Montreal, Toronto and toured Australia for the Melbourne Comedy Festival in 1991. Along with Owen O’Neil he was awarded a Fringe First when he returned to Edinburgh in 1999 with the short plays, ‘Dehydrated’ and ‘Travellin’ Light’. Sean then launched his successful TV career with the critically acclaimed 7 part sitcom ‘Sean’s Show’ for Channel 4, which Sean both wrote and starred in and hot on the footsteps of the first, a second series followed shortly after. As well as his comic writing, Sean has written two collections of prose and poetry and the first, ‘Sean’s Book’sold over 40,000 copies. Sean has also written two critically acclaimed novels ‘The Detainees’ and ‘It’s What He Would Have Wanted’.
Along with ‘Sean’s Show’, Sean is best-known to TV audiences for his long-running stint as team captain on the daddy of all panel shows ‘Never Mind The Buzzcocks’ and also acclaimed drama The Last Detective … not forgetting starring as Eileen Grimshaw’s love interest, Pat, in Coronation Street.
Despite a nine-year break from performing stand-up, he was recently voted No. 40 in Channel 4′s ‘World’s 100 Greatest Comedians’ poll. His equally wide-ranging film and theatre career includes starring roles in the film adaptation of Spike Milligan’s Puckoon and, with Sienna Miller on the West End stage, in As You Like It.
In 2014 Sean toured nationwide with his award winning show Penguins ,and in 2015 he appeared in The Railway Children at Kings Cross station and guest starred in the Christmas special of Casualty .He recently toured with his latest show Mumbo Jumbo.
Sean will be joined by a some guests befitting our alternative Comedy Cellar!!
Sean Standing Up
Who could forget those Buzzcocks...
Blast from the past - Seans Show...