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Having a loff at Dudley Library

Local comedy writer David Tristram will be talking about his writing career at an event at Dudley Library later this month.

​‘Confessions of a comedy writer’ is David’s autobiographical show about his comedy writing career.  The talk is on Tuesday 23 April, with doors at 6.45pm for a 7pm start. Tickets are free.

David is one of the most popular and most performed comedy playwrights in the UK. On average, at least one of his 31 published comedies is being performed every single night, somewhere in the world. He was also the creator, writer and producer for Black Country comedy legend Doreen Tipton, and the man behind her many multi-million hit viral videos on social media.

Stephanie Rhoden, Dudley partnership manager at GLL, said:

“David is a hugely successful comedy writer. Although born and bred in Quarry Bank, his works have been and continue to be performed across the world.

“We’re really excited to have him performing his show at Dudley Library and encourage people to snap up tickets while they can.”

David is also an experienced ghost writer of autobiographies and children's books, and has written, directed and produced three indie movies - one for his comic creation Doreen (featuring a surprise cameo from Led Zeppelin rock legend Robert Plant) and two others featuring his surreal cult stage creation Inspector Drake. 

​Currently, David's mentoring and writing new material for Eva Abley, the teenage comedian with cerebral palsy, who recently won the hearts of the nation in the final of Britain's Got Talent. 

To book tickets email or call 01384 815560.

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