Discover his inspiration for the children’s story about a cheeky little fellow with big dreams of being in the spotlight.
Stephen Fry has announced two dates at London’s Eventim Apollo Hammersmith. Titled Heroes, the shows are based around his forthcoming new book of the same name, continuing the retelling of Greek myths which began with his bestselling Mythos.
Those purchasing tickets for Stephen Fry Live! in Heroes will also receive a hardback copy of his new book, to be collected on the night. Tickets can be exchanged for one book, which can also be signed after the show.
Fry propels the stories into the modern world, including thrilling tales of war, debauchery, revenge, love and jealously. He’ll take to the stage on the 11 and 13 November 2018, both of which follow the book’s release on 1 November 2018.
Both dates will present a rare chance to catch the award winning comedian, broadcaster, writer and actor live on stage.
Check out Stephen Fry in action on BBC panel show QI below, courtesy of ChortleUK:
Fry rose to fame in the early ’80s, regularly teaming up with Hugh Laurie. He went on to star in the acclaimed Blackadder series.
More recently, Fry hosted the hugely successful TV panel show QI, joined by permanent panelist Alan Davies.
Fry has celebrated considerable success in TV, film, radio and as an author. His big screen career includes a Golden Globe nomination for his lead role in Wilde. He has also made headlines for his openness over his mental health.
Fans may also know Fry for reading all seven Harry Potter audiobooks.
His stage appearances, however, are few and far between.
Here are those dates:
11 November 2018 – Eventim Apollo Hammersmith, London
13 November 2018 – Eventim Apollo Hammersmith, London
Tickets for Stephen Fry Live! in Heroes will be available from 10:00 on Thursday 6 September 2018 through Ticketmaster.co.uk.