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Suggs - What A King Cnut: A Life In The Realm of Madness...

Overview
Due to huge popular demand, after his first tour-de-force, smash hit, one-man show, ‘My Life Story’, Suggs is treading the boards again.  
 
If the... Read More
Overview
Due to huge popular demand, after his first tour-de-force, smash hit, one-man show, ‘My Life Story’, Suggs is treading the boards again.  
 
If the... Read More
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Grand Opera House York, York
Clifford and Cumberland Street,York,YO1 9SW

Suggs - What A King Cnut: A Life In The Realm of Madness...

Due to huge popular demand, after his first tour-de-force, smash hit, one-man show, ‘My Life Story’, Suggs is treading the boards again.  
 
If the first show was about how on Earth he got there, Suggs: What a King Cnut is about the surprises that awaited him when he did.  
 
Vertigo on the roof of Buckingham Palace.  Nearly blowing the closing ceremony of the Olympics.  Watching his underpants fall to earth on Bowie’s driveway.  
 
Things have gone a smidge surreal since the Madness frontman was a twelve year old in shorts on the tough streets of North London.
 
Constantly expecting that inevitable tap on the shoulder to hear  ‘what are you doing here, Sunshine?’ how has he got this far? In this business you can be washed up at any minute.  How has he managed to get away with it for so long?
 
Fame is a tightrope and Suggs has fallen off many times.  
 
But for all the near death experiences he takes great solace in the words of the Greek philosopher, Blondie: 
 
‘the tide is high, but I’m holding on…’
 
‘One of the most original and engaging shows I've seen’
The Guardian.
 
‘Funny and moving Suggs has made his life story into a great night out’
Sunday Independent
 

 

Suggs - What A King Cnut: A Life In The Realm of Madness...

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Suggs - What A King Cnut: A Life In The Realm of Madness... Access

Booking Information

Access Booking line: 0800 912 6971

Grand Opera House Visual Story: a visual resource to help prepare visitors for a new experience and to help them become familiar with new surroundings and what to expect. Please contact your access champion at the theatre here.

Audio description is provided for many of the week long shows and may be booked in advance by contacting the box office. Headsets can be collected from the box office on arrival at the theatre.A Touch tour takes place 1hour before the audio described matinee performance begins and must be booked at least 7 days in advance.


Access Performances
  • Audio Description None scheduled
  • Sign Language Interpreted None scheduled
  • Captioned None scheduled
  • SUR Titles None scheduled
  • Relaxed Performances None scheduled
Venue Access Information

There is disabled access to the stalls level auditorium and bar via Kings Street. We also have allocated spaces for wheelchairs chairs on the end of rows G, H, M, N and R. These will need to be requested at the time of booking.

Please Note that due to this venue being a listed building, the Grand Opera House does not have a lift.  


A Sennheiser Infra Red Hearing System is available for people with hearing impairments. Please collect a headset from Front of House staff. The system may not be compatible with all types of hearing aids. 


Guide, hearing and other working dogs are welcome in all parts of the theatre.

We have a disabled toilet in the stalls, located by the disabled access point.

Grand Opera House York Information

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Grand Opera House York

Clifford and Cumberland Street
York

North Yorkshire
YO1 9SW


Contact Information
Telephone Booking : 0844 871 3024

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Groups Bookings : 0333 009 5391

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Access Bookings : 0800 912 6971

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Due to regulations any tins, cans and glass bottles are not permitted in the auditorium.  These items will be confiscated on the door and returned at the end of the show.

 
Grand Opera House Box Office Opening Hours

Mon - Sat 12pm - 5.30pm

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