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Munnery plays cemetery

Simon Munnery is to perform a comedy show in a graveyard.

He'll be performing as The League Against Tedium at a ruined chapel in the Abney Park Cemetery, north London.

The Attention Scum show on Sunday is the finale of a weekend of events at the graveyard, including poetry, drama and a drag act, as part of the Stoke Newington Festival.

The cemetery is also the resting place of a number of Victorian music hall stars, including Champagne Charlie.

It starts at 10pm, and tickets are £5 (£3 concs)

Published: 20 Jun 2001

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