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Self Published Authors needed

Sat 16 Nov 2019

Self Published Authors needed

Are you a  self-published author?  We are holding self-published author events at Watford Library on Saturday 16 November and at Bishop’s Stortford Library on Saturday 23 November 2019.  If you’re interested,  pl.....Read more

Frank Skinner: Showbiz

Sun 17 Nov 2019

Frank Skinner: Showbiz

Frank Skinner: Showbiz An unmissable opportunity to see comic legend Frank Skinner perform brand new stand-up in an intimate space. ‘Provocative, remorseless, and very, very funny’ Times ‘One of Britain’s funnie.....Read more

Photography and Poetry exhibition - take part!

Tue 29 Oct to Sat 23 Nov 2019 (4 weeks)

Photography and Poetry exhibition - take part!

CALL FOR ENTRIES - NOW OPEN: We invite creative photographers and poets to take part in an exciting new showcase at Hertford Theatre (29th Oct – 23rd Nov) juxtaposing these two expressive art forms. The exhibition a.....Read more

Stewart Francis: Into the Punset

Fri 22 Nov 2019

Stewart Francis: Into the Punset

The star of ‘Mock the Week’, ‘Live at the Apollo’ and ‘Crackerjack’ embarks on a brand-new show, in this, his last tour EVER!!! See him before he heads off… INTO THE PUNSET...Read more

Self Published Authors needed

Sat 23 Nov 2019

Self Published Authors needed

Are you a  self-published author?  We are holding self-published author events at Watford Library on Saturday 16 November and at Bishop’s Stortford Library on Saturday 23 November 2019.  If you’re interested,  pl.....Read more

Graphic Novel Writing Course

Wed 02 Oct to Wed 27 Nov 2019 (2 months)

Graphic Novel Writing Course

Jamie Rhodes is an Eisner nominated writer working in comics, prose and screen. He studied Philosophy at Manchester Metropolitan University, where he focused on Heidegger and Phenomenology. He is a full member of the Wri.....Read more

Brigantia Bootcamp: Creative Writing

Tue 03 Dec 2019

Brigantia Bootcamp: Creative Writing

6pm - 8pm CREATIVE WRITING WITH RACHEL LAURENCE Ever wished you could have the confidence to put pen to paper or have the first draft of a novel hidden on your desktop? No matter what your writing experience, aims or.....Read more

Adam Kay - Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas

Mon 09 Dec 2019

Adam Kay - Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas

Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat… but 1.4 million NHS staff are heading off to work. Following the million-selling success of This Is Going To Hurt, Adam Kay delves back into his diaries for a hilarious peek.....Read more

Story Time At The Museum

Wed 11 Dec 2019

Story Time At The Museum

Join us in the museum for our special story telling! Perfect for toddlers and pre-school children, our story telling sessions are a fantastic way to enjoy books with your little ones and let their imagination run wild.....Read more

Stewart Lee - Snowflake/Tornado

Tue 28 Jan 2020

Stewart Lee - Snowflake/Tornado

Double-bill of two new 60 minute sets, back to back nightly from “the world’s greatest living stand-up” (Times). Tornado questions Stew’s position in the comedy marketplace after Netflix mistakenly lists his show as “.....Read more

Rob Brydon Songs and Stories

Wed 25 Mar 2020

Rob Brydon Songs and Stories

Join celebrated comedian, singer, actor, presenter and impressionist - the brilliantly talented Rob Brydon, for a very special evening of toe-tapping tunes and side-splitting laughter! Best known for feel-good TV favour.....Read more