A pre-Show Talk hosted by Alex Zane with Simon Yates (mountaineer), Dylan Jones (Editor, GQ) and Kat Farmer (Doesmybumlook40) with an introduction by Samaritans Chief Executive Ruth Sutherland.
The critically acclaimed production of Touching The Void, currently running at the Duke of York’s Theatre in London’s West End, is set to host a pre-show event with The Samaritans on 20th Janaury discussing mental health, resistance and wellbeing. With an introduction from The Samaritans Chief Executive Ruth Sutherland Tthe line-up will include: Blogger Kat Farmer; Dylan Jones OBE, Editor of GQ and mountaineer Simon Yates who scaled Siula Grande with Joe Simpson. The frank and thoughtful discussion will be hosted by presenter Alex Zane. The event forms part of The Samaritans Brew Monday campaign, encouraging people to get together and connect over a cup of tea. All proceeds will go to the charity and the production will continue to collect for them daily for two weeks after the event. The announcement comes as the production enters the final weeks of its hit run at the theatre where it must end on 29th February.