7–8 June 2019

Award-winning British podcast The Allusionist is a logophile’s dream. Ever heard of Toki Pona(said to be ‘the smallest language in the world’) or the scientifically proven health benefits of swearing? Have you winced at Western yogic deployments of ‘namaste’ or opening lines on dating apps?

The Allusionist is here for you. In each episode, Helen Zaltzman rumbles with language with infectious verve and a generous helping of pop culture. Join her and house band Martin Austwick for a fascinating and irreverent adventure into the world we make with words.

The fun kicks off from 6.30pm with Happy Hour, the podcast starts at 7.30pm.

Show details:

Synopsis

7–8 June 2019

Award-winning British podcast The Allusionist is a logophile’s dream. Ever heard of Toki Pona(said to be ‘the smallest language in the world’) or the scientifically proven health benefits of swearing? Have you winced at Western yogic deployments of ‘namaste’ or opening lines on dating apps?

The Allusionist is here for you. In each episode, Helen Zaltzman rumbles with language with infectious verve and a generous helping of pop culture. Join her and house band Martin Austwick for a fascinating and irreverent adventure into the world we make with words.

The fun kicks off from 6.30pm with Happy Hour, the podcast starts at 7.30pm.

Dates

Friday 7 June, 7.30pm (Happy Hour from 6.30pm)

Saturday 8 June, 7.30pm (Happy Hour from 6.30pm)

Details

PRESENTED BY:
Canberra Theatre Centre & Audiocraft

CATEGORY:
Special Event

DURATION:
Approximately 70 minutes, no interval.

SUIT CHILDREN?:
This performance is suitable for children.

VENUE:
The Courtyard Studio
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