In Conversation with... Shappi Khorsandi

Spoken Word (talk, comedy)

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  • The Stand’s New Town Theatre - Grand Hall
  • 12:00
  • Aug 10
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 12+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Fair Pley / The Stand Comedy Club
  • Warnings and additional info: All seating is unreserved and latecomers may not be admitted
  • Accessibility: May not apply to all performances. Please confirm before booking. See our Accessibility page for details.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 1 year
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Award-winning stand-up, cultural icon, author and columnist, with countless TV and radio credits (including I’m A Celebrity...). Recent President of Humanists UK (2016-19), Labour supporter, non-driving mother of two, with an honorary doctorate from the University of Winchester where she previously graduated with a drama degree. Her 2016 novel Nina is Not OK was the follow-up to her 2009 debut memoir A Beginner’s Guide to Acting English. Khorsandi and her family were forced to flee Iran in 1979, seeking asylum and settling in the UK.

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