Alexei Sayle is one of the pioneers of stand-up comedy as we know it. The first ever MC of The London Comedy Store, he went on to star in various popular TV shows (such as The Young Ones) and has written five novels and two collections of short stories. Described by straight-talking Muriel Gray as a work that approaches genius, Alexei Sayle's latest piece of writing reveals his true writing range from comic to disturbing - and often both. The reading from the much hyped Barcelona Plates
, delivered with the care of the great, shrewd, crude, comic writer himself. Barcelona Plates
reveals strong literary influences - while creating something that is uniquely Alexei Sayle.Performers Alexei Sayle.