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Adam Kay - This is Going to Hurt... More

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Palace Theatre Manchester
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Sun 16 Oct 2022
  Tickets available from £29.65
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Palace Theatre Manchester

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Sun 16 Oct 2022
97 Oxford St, Manchester, M1 6FT, UK
Sun at 19:30
Age guidance Under 16s to be accompanied by an adult
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Adam Kay is an award-winning writer and comedian. His debut book, This is Going to Hurt, is a literary sensation: a Sunday Times number one bestseller for over a year, it has sold over 2.5 million copies, making it the bestselling UK narrative non-fiction book of the 21st century. It is the bestselling non-fiction ebook of all time and has been translated into 37 languages (and counting). 

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This is Going to Hurt has won ten national awards including a record-breaking four National Book Awards. His bestselling follow-up, Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas was a number one bestseller, and sold over 500,000 copies. His anthology Dear NHS raised over £400,000 for charity and featured contributions from Emilia Clarke, Ed Sheeran, Emma Thompson, Emma Watson and Paul McCartney. His children’s books Kay’s Anatomy and Kay’s Marvellous Medicine have been translated into 26 language and sold over 350,000 copies. 

His live tour of This is Going to Hurt was one of the most-attended UK shows of recent years, seen by over 250,000 people and described by The Guardian as “electrifying”. Adam adapted This is Going to Hurt as a major comedy-drama series for the BBC and AMC.

He lives in Oxfordshire with his dog and husband.

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Palace Theatre Manchester

97 Oxford St, Manchester, M1 6FT, UK
Oxford Road
The box office will open 90 minutes prior to performances. Please be aware this is a cashless venue and will only accept card payments at retail points.
Bars are situated on all levels of the Palace Theatre Manchester.
Hospitality packages are available for all shows.
There is a cloakroom in the foyer.
No Children under 5 will be admitted to the Venue except where specifically stated at the time of booking.

The Palace Theatre of Varieties opened on Whit Monday 1891 and cost its owners the then colossal sum of £40,500. In the late 1970’s the Palace Theatre underwent a major refurbishment and re-opened in 1981 with Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Jesus Christ Superstar and has since then retained its position as the premier provincial touring venue.

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Palace Theatre Manchester

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Sun 16 Oct 2022
97 Oxford St, Manchester, M1 6FT, UK
Sun at 19:30
Age guidance Under 16s to be accompanied by an adult
For group bookings of 10 or more: