The Thinking Drinkers Guide to Alcohol

A spirited show at The Arts, one night only (and a bad head the next day?!)

Ben McFarland and Tom Sandham serve up a fun show and six super-premium spirits to their audience in this show which premiered to great acclaim in Edinburgh. Tom and Ben reveal how the much drink has, contrary to popular belief, oiled the wheels of civilisation and invigorated the minds of history’s greatest figures including Dinosaurs, Jesus Christ, Vincent Van Gogh, Ernest Hemingway and Winston Churchill.

The founders of www.dwink.com will lead you gently, and amusingly, down the path to ‘spiritual enlightenment’ while proving that, contrary to received wisdom, answers to a lot of life's most searching questions can be discovered at the bottom of a glass. Regardless of whether you’re an adventurous imbiber or a disbelieving drinker, you need to let this amusing, illuminating and entirely inimitable experience into your liquid life……a life that, quite frankly, is far too short to drink badly.

McFarland, twice named 'Beer Writer of the Year', said: "Our aim is to empower audience with a more enlightened appreciation of alcohol in all its finest forms. There'll be laughing and tomfoolery-laden tastings, friendships will be formed, romances will be sparked, imaginations will be inflamed and inhibitions will be shown the door. Oh ... and did we mention the free drinks?"


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Touring production seen at the Theatre Royal Plymouth
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Seen at The Phoenix Theatre, London
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2nd Apr 24 :: Review: Everybody's Talkling About Jamie
Touring production seen at the Theatre Royal Plymouth.
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28th Mar 24 :: Review: The Wizard of Oz
Touring production seen at the Theatre Royal Plymouth.
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27th Mar 24 :: Critics Circle Awards
The winners of this year's Critics' Circle Theatre Awards have been announced.
22nd Mar 24 :: Review: The Motive and the Cue
Live broadcast seen at the Regal Cinema, Wadebridge.
5
12th Mar 24 :: Review: Macbeth
English Touring Theatre (ETT) production seen in Worthing,
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7th Mar 24 :: Review: The Life of Pi
Touring production seen at the Theatre Royal Plymouth
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6th Mar 24 :: Review: And Then There Were None
Touring production seen at the Theatre Royal Plymouth.
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5th Mar 24 :: Review: Musclebound
Seen at The Front Room, Weston-super-Mare
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2nd Mar 24 :: Review: Marry Me A Little
Seen at The Stage Door Theatre, Drury Lane
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28th Feb 24 :: Review: Cable Street
Seen at the Southwark Playhouse, Borough.
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28th Feb 24 :: Review: Carlos Acosta - On Before
Seen at the Theatre Royal Plymouth
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15th Feb 24 :: Review: The Drifters Girl
Touring production seen at the Theatre Royal Plymouth.
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12th Feb 24 :: Review: Whatsonstage Awards Winners
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Selected dates until 26 February at the Coach and Horses, 29 Greek Street, London W1D 5DH
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