Writer and Performer Dick Johns returns to Pontardawe Arts Centre with an evening of story, comedy and song. As well as readings from his short story collection Dignity and Other Stories, he will share anecdotes about his West Walian father, and about his own childhood in Cardiff, taken from his recent sell-out show Dick Johns-Let’s Talk About Death, Baby. He will also share tales from his acting career, from The Office to High Hopes to his time with the English Shakespeare Company.
Praise for Dick Johns – What Midlife Crisis? (2016) – ‘Story telling at its most honest and free’ – Arts Scene in Wales
Praise for Dick Johns – Let’s Talk About Death, Baby (2018) – ‘A charming, poignant journey, and Johns is an amiably magnetic storyteller’ – British Theatre Guide