Dave Johns: I, Fillum Star

Dave Johns: I, Fillum Star

Show type: Edinburgh Fringe 2017

Starring: Dave Johns

What happens to a comedian when he's plucked from obscurity by master film maker Ken Loach and cast in the title role of one of the most acclaimed and talked about British films of recent years? I, Daniel Blake became a beacon for social realism and, for Dave Johns, a rollercoaster ride of red carpet surrealism. From The Cannes Film Festival to the BAFTAs, he was there, wide-eyed. Now, he's back doing the thing he loves best – making people laugh.

Upcoming Dates

Date: Sat 26 May 2018
Venue: Selby Town Hall Arts Centre
Price: £16 (£14 in advance)
Show starts: 20:00 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)



Dave Johns: I. Fillum Star

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