CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned re-opening time though it will not be before 1st June 2020 and is most likely to be September (according to some West End producers).
Some shows have been cancelled, or closed early, but many are being rescheduled and we are trying to keep up with the changes - assume that anything posted for April and May is actually postponed or cancelled. Pantomimes are possible but a few venues and shows may not return and larger venues and tours are unlikely to re-appear before 2021 though we have some hope for some panto ....
Dick Johns is a writer and actor. As Dick Bradnum he performed in The Office, My Hero and High Hopes. His short story Joy won the Writers and Artists Prize 2015. He has a photographic recollection of the lyrics of many 1980s pop music hits. Dick Johns has aged. Like fine wine but without being stored on his side in a dusty cellar. Bald at 25, convinced that his lifestyle might kill him off by the age of 40, what is he to do now? There is pressure everywhere. Kids.Mortgage.Having to think twice before using the stairs. He will read you some stories. He might sing a song. There is a quiz. Everything about this screams midlife crisis. Come witness the humiliation. Dick Johns is 49.