The Literary London podcast.

Nick Hennegan celebrates the 10th anniversary of the death of theatrical maverick Ken Campbell, with his daughter, Daisy. Features parts of her hilarious one-woman show ‘Daughter of Pigspurt’ recorded live at the British Library.

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Nick Hennegan goes to an underground drinking club in Soho for the launch of a new spoken word anthology. Contains adult themes and language.

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Nick Hennegan talks backstage at the Assembly Rooms at the Edinburgh Festival, to singer and writer Melinda Hughes about her new album and fringe festival performance.

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Before his appearance at Maverick Theatre's SpeakEasy Cabaret in London, Gavin/Greg talks to Nick Hennegan at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe about acting, the West End, writing, David Bowie, Thunderbirds, and Jeremy Irons!

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The Chiswick Book Festival is a local London festival with a national profile.  As it celebrates its 10th year, Nick Hennegan talks to festival director Torin Douglas about his career as a journalist and how the Festival came about.

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Nick Hennegan talks to Guy Masterson and the cast of The Marilyn Conspiracy - a new play premiering at the Edinburgh Festival.  What REALLY happened to Marilyn Munroe?  Also news of new versions of Shakespeare's classics, Henry V-Lion of England and Hamlet-Horatio's Tale with Sir Derek Jacobi.

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Nick Hennegan attends a brilliant Royal National Theatre revival of Absolute Hell - a play about a drinking club in Soho, London - then goes to a modern drinking club in London - the Poetry Cafe - to celebrate the third International Dylan Thomas Day! 

Join Nick Hennegan for episode three of the London Book Fair - with writer Jon-Jon, a 'Walking Dead' TV show bar and find out which 60's icon turned down The Beatles as a backing band! @LondonBookFair

Join Nick Hennegan for his radio show 'Literary London' on Resonance 104.4fm. With The Bookseller Magazine, Brian Ferry and Annie Lennox singing Shakespeare! 

Writer Nick Hennegan takes his mic to the London Book Fair and gets the stories behind the stories, as it were...!

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Nick Hennegan, award winning writer and director, returns to Resonance 104.4Fm with his weekly 'Literary London' radio show. This week he celebrates Martin Luther King and hears from Irish writer, Sean O'Casey about 'The Plough and The Stars', currently playing at the Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith.

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Writer Nick Hennegan takes a personal look back at some of the creative highlights of 2017.  It includes music from The Royal Court production of Road and the new version of A Christmas Carol and US politician Hillary Clinton talking about Russia, sexism, her political future and what George Bush said about Donald Trump's inauguration!


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