ADAM KAY: THIS IS GOING TO HURT (SECRET DIARIES OF A JUNIOR DOCTOR) APOLLO THEATRE
Award-winning comedian Adam Kay shares entries from his diaries as a junior doctor in this “electrifying” (Guardian) evening of stand-up and music.
The show has been seen by over 200,000 people, including absolute sell-out Edinburgh Fringe runs from 2016 to 2019, plus UK tours and multiple West End runs between 2017 and 2020.
The accompanying book, ‘This is Going to Hurt’ is a Sunday Times bestseller, and is being turned into a major BBC series. Signed copies will be available for purchase on the night.
‘Intersperses horror stories from the NHS frontline with a catalogue of sublimely silly spoof songs, and some blissfully brilliant wordplay’ ★★★★★ Mail on Sunday
‘Hilarious and heartbreaking’ Charlie Brooker
The Apollo Theatre operates strictly under the government Tier 2 requirements. For further information check our COVID-19 secure information page. All bookings in a party must only be from the same household or the legally defined support bubble.
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The NHS staff and medical students prize draw is now closed. Winners will be announced soon.
Sunday 8 November 2020
See schedule below
1hr 10mins no interval
Friday 23 October, 8pm
Saturday 24 October, 4.30pm & 8pm
Sunday 25 October, 7pm
Wednesday 28 October, 7pm
Thursday 29 October, 8pm
Friday 30 October, 8pm
Saturday 31 October, 4.30pm & 8pm
Sunday 1 November, 3.30pm & 7pm
Wednesday 4 November, 8pm
Thursday 5 November, 8pm
Friday 6 November, 8pm
Saturday 7 November, 4.30pm & 8pm
Sunday 8 November, 3.30pm & 7pm
Running time: 1hr 10mins no interval
Age recommendation: 12+
Tickets from £20
VISITING THE VENUE
The Apollo Theatre opens 45 minutes before the start of each performance.
The Apollo Theatre Box Office is open Monday to Saturday 10am-8pm. Where there are performances on a Sunday, the Box Office will open from 10am until the start of the final performance of the day.
The Apollo Theatre is located on Shaftesbury Avenue, near to Piccadilly Circus in London’s West End. Below you can find information on how to get to the theatre and a map showing the location of the venue.
If you’re driving into the West End to see a show, take advantage of Q-Park’s Theatreland Parking Scheme. Save 50% off parking with Q-Park (after 12pm and for up to 4 hours). To qualify, simply present your Q-Park car park ticket for validation at our box office and the car park machine will automatically charge you half price. For details of locations and prices please visit Q-Park’s website.
Apollo Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 7ES.
10am – 8pm, Monday – Saturday.
Q-Park – Chinatown, Newport Place
Piccadilly Circus (Bakerloo line, Piccadilly line)
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