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Festival of the Spoken Nerd: TECHNOBABBLE

A session at Festival of the Spoken Nerd: TECHNOBABBLE

Wednesday 17th April, 2013

7:30pm to 10:00pm (GMT)

Festival of the Spoken Nerd: TECHNOBABBLE

16 & 17 April, Bloomsbury Theatre, 7.30pm

Extra accessible show, due to popular demand:

18 April, 8pm - with Stagetext, live speech-to-text transcription

TICKETS: http://www.thebloomsbury.com/eve...
WEBSITE: http://festivalofthespokennerd.com
Prepare to switch yourselves off and on again as Festival of the Spoken Nerd return to the Bloomsbury Theatre with another great new show this April.

This time stand-up mathematician Matt Parker, experiments guy Steve Mould and geek songstress Helen Arney will be delving deep inside the computer - and then attempting to put it back together afterwards.

Hold on to your bits for a comedy night that covers the whole ZX Spectrum from computers made of dominoes to the future of artificial intelligence plus special guests, interactive experiments and a few extra surprises.

Whether you're a Mac, a PC, or just a human being, don't miss another sellout night of science and silliness.

Festival of the Spoken Nerd is now more accessible! The final show of this run incorporates Stagetext, a live speech-to-text transcription on stage that gives deaf, deafened and hard of hearing people access to what the Spoken Nerds are saying on stage. Book "Stagetext" concession on 18th April for a discount ticket.

Recommended age 16+

“Charm and perky curiosity is in its DNA” – Guardian

“Harnesses comedy to highlight what is fun – and funny – about science” – New Scientist

“Wonderfully witty” – Chortle

“**** A riotously funny show about science… brimming with unashamed geekery” - Three Weeks

**** “what a show about science should be; informative, but also human, vulnerable and exceptionally witty”– Edinburgh Festivals

About the speakers

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Helen Arney

Thinking nerd's crumpet. Comedian & geek songstress. Dull workaholic. 1/3 of @fotsn and 1/2 of @thebalconettes with @rachelsvp. Father of @harpistkat. bio from Twitter

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Matt Parker

I do mathematics and stand-up. Sometimes simultaneously. bio from Twitter

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Steve Mould

Science presenter and comic. Part of @fotsn Spoken Nerd show. bio from Twitter

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Time 7:30pm10:00pm GMT

Date Wed 17th April 2013

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