Richard Duffy Is Asleep!

Comedy (alternative comedy, performance art)

Venue Age Restriction: Children permitted accompanied by an adult, Strictly 18+ after 21:00
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We spend one third of our lives asleep. But 100% of human creative output features people who are awake. Richard aims to redress that balance. For over 30 years, he has been mesmerising audiences worldwide simply watching him asleep on stage. Now famed documentarian Julio Hotwaterbottle presents an exclusive interview with Richard to find out what makes his alarm clock tick. What does it mean for a man to be asleep on stage? And is it a comedy show? 'A sleeper hit!' (The Sleepy Times). 'zzzzz' (FortyWinks). One third of acclaimed sketch group Planet Caramel.

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: There are 3 steps into the bar and 15 steps down into the performance space.
  • Wheelchair access type: Not fully wheelchair accessible

  • Stairs: 11- 20
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

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How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

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