Natalie Haynes Stands Up for the Classics at the Gloucester History Festival

Natalie Haynes Stands Up for the Classics at the Gloucester History Festival
  • Blackfriars Priory, Blackfriars Priory, Ladybellegate Street, Gloucester, GL1 2HS
    Blackfriars Priory
    Blackfriars Priory Ladybellegate Street Gloucester, GL1 2HS UNITED KINGDOM
  • 09/09/2017 18:00 - 09/09/2017 18:00

Natalie Haynes, star of the BBC Radio 4 series Natalie Haynes Stands Up for the Classics, is an unlikely combination: a brilliant, sharp and very funny stand-up comic and also a passionate lover of Greek and Roman history. Enjoy her unique one-woman show uniting ancient history and stand-up comedy as she takes us on a whistle-stop tour of the ancient world.

Natalie Haynes is a writer and broadcaster. She is the author of The Amber Fury, which was shortlisted for the Scottish Crime Book of the Year award, and a non-fiction book about Ancient History, The Ancient Guide to Modern Life. She has written and presented two series of the BBC Radio 4 show, Natalie Haynes Stands Up for the Classics. In 2015, she was awarded the Classical Association Prize for her work in bringing Classics to a wider audience.