Letters From My Heroes…If they actually bothered to write back

Stephen Hall shares some imagined advice from his heroes, by way of 27 celebrity impressions.

Touring as part of the 2024 Connecting Places Program

For years, Stephen Hall has been writing to his heroes, the stars of stage and screen, asking for advice. In a brand-new one-man show, he reveals how they all might have responded if they’d ever actually bothered to reply. 

Audiences will recognise their own heroes (and perhaps some villains) as Stephen expertly brings them to life on stage. The show will provoke laughs, memories and has been known to prompt some sharing of favourite impressions from the audience after the show! This is a rollicking fabulous fun night out, which also digs a little deeper, as Stephen reveals some of the personal reasons behind his need for heroes and how he eventually recognised the true hero of his family and his life. 

Fresh from Shaun Micallef’s ‘Mad As Hell’, the music theatre stages of Fawlty Towers Live and Monty Python’s Spamalot. Stephen debuted this show at the 2023 Melbourne International Comedy Festival. Letters From My Heroes is a hilarious, fast-paced tour de force that you won’t want to miss! 
 
“Pure magic… this is a festival must-see.” (FIVE STARS)  
– Nick Pilgrim, Theatrematters.com.au 
 
“A great opportunity to watch one of Australia’s comedy legends at work.” 
– Peter Newling, Squirrel comedy.com 

Booking details for Presenters

Touring window: May-October 2024
Fee: $2,400 + GST
Artform: Comedy, Theatre
Ideal for: Ages 15 and over. This show contains occasional coarse language.

Add on workshops: For an additional cost Presenters may wish to book one of three exciting add-on community workshops that Stephen has on offer.  

Option 1 – Guided discussion: Heroes close to home: Where do we find our mentors?  

Option 2 – Writing workshop: From personal to universal: Making your story entertaining for a wide audience. 

Option 3 – Performance workshop: Making a good impression.  

These workshops provide a wonderful opportunity to deepen the community engagement offered by this tour. For more information including costs, age ranges and descriptions here: LFMH Workshops and Community Engagement options.pdf 

Booking details for Audiences

Beechworth Memorial Hall | 14 June 2024, 7.30pm | Tickets TBC
Wilby Community Hall | 15 June 2024, 7pm | Tickets TBC
Tallarook Mechanics Institute | 29 June 2024, 7pm | Tickets TBC
Portland Arts Centre | 4 July 2024, 7.30pm | Tickets
Murtoa Mechanics Institute | 7 July 2024, 6pm | Tickets
Heyfield War Memorial Hall | 13 July 2024, 7pm | Tickets TBC
Edi Upper Community Hall | 19 July 2024, 7pm | Tickets TBC
Upper Murray Performing Arts Inc.,Tintaldra | 20 July 2024, 7pm | Tickets

About This Event

Presented by:

Bob Pictures Pty Ltd

Art Form:

Comedy

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