An Evening with Murray Lachlan Young
Widely regarded as one of the best-known performance- poetry voices in Britain, Murray Lachlan Young presents his new live show with readings from his latest and well loved work. Acclaimed playwright, actor and writer Murray is celebrated for his hybrid mix of stand-up comedy and poetry with delightful commentaries on the bizarreness of contemporary life. Live and onstage expect flamboyant punchy wit and brooding subtext with empathetic humour and occasional attacks of original erotic folk song .
“Simply brilliant, hysterically funny and strangely moving.” Claudia Winkelman. BBC TV
A man whose performance clips have notched up over 250,000 hits on YouTube and known for his numerous appearances and residencies on BBC Radio 2 Arts Show , Radio4's Saturday Live and as current resident poet of BBC 6 Musicand BBC Test Match Special and The Shipping Forecast. He has most recently co-adapted the new movie version of the Dylan Thomas classic: Under Milkwood . No stranger to the big screen himself Murray has also appeared in About A Boy, Vatel and as gallows