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Janey Godley (Scotland) in 'Domestic Godley'

Janey Godley (Scotland) in 'Domestic Godley'

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  • Mon 11 May ’09, 7:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Tue 12 May ’09, 7:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Wed 13 May ’09, 7:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Thu 14 May ’09, 7:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Fri 15 May ’09, 7:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Sat 16 May ’09, 7:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Mon 18 May ’09, 7:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Tue 19 May ’09, 7:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Wed 20 May ’09, 7:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Thu 21 May ’09, 7:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Fri 22 May ’09, 7:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Sat 23 May ’09, 7:00pm – 8:00pm
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The Classic Comedy Club, 321 Queen St, Auckland CBD



Ticket Information:

  • Full: $25.00
  • Group Concession 10 or more: $20.00

Janey Godley is back in her new show - ‘Domestic Godley’

Scotland’s ‘female Billy Connolly’, Janey Godley needs little introduction after four previous appearances at the NZ International Comedy Festival including a sellout season at The Basement Theatre in 2008.

In 2009 Janey is looking forward to her first season at The Classic, New Zealand’s home of live comedy , and once again, this relentlessly prolific writer, author, journalist, actress and comedienne will be bringing a new show, ‘Domestic Godley’.

In 2008 The Times UK voted Janey # 3 on their Top 10 List of UK comedians. Just the latest in a string of awards and honours that can be seen on her extensive web site www.janeygodley.co.uk where this short extract attempts to capture some of the essence that is Janey;

‘Janey was born on 20th January 1961 and brought up in Shettleston, in the East End of Glasgow. Aged 5-13, she was raped and sexually abused by her uncle. Aged 19, she married into a Glasgow gangster family; 27 years later, she remains married to her husband, who has Asperger's Syndrome - a mild form of autism. Her mother was murdered by a psychopathic boyfriend when Janey was 21. Her mother's killer, though known, was never prosecuted. For 14 years, Janey and her husband ran a pub in the Calton area of Glasgow's East End, an extraordinarily violent and drug-ravaged red-light district where even crucifixion was not unknown’.

“The most outspoken female stand-up in Britain” Daily Telegraph UK
"Some of the sharpest-elbowed comedy in the world" - New York Times.
"Fully ensconced as the Godmother of Scottish Comedy... truly inspired... she's not afraid to say the virtually unsayable" The Scotsman

JANEY GODLEY – Domestic Godley
WELLINGTON - Tues 5 to Sat 9 May / 7pm
San Francisco Bath House, Cuba St.

AUCKLAND – Mon 11 to Sat 23 May / 7pm
The CLASSIC, 321 Queen St

Bookings at Ticketek Ph0800Ticketek or online @ www.ticketek.co.nz
For further information contact : Scott Blanks
Ph:09-373 4321 / Fx: 373-2236 / e:scott@comedy.co.nz / www.comedy.co.nz

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