Helen Arney (4 stars)

This article is from 2009.

Helen Arney

81/2 Songs About Love (And Other Myths) is a hilarious parade of stalking, dysfunctional relationships, Jean-Paul Sartre, washed-up accordions, over-eager dates, and death by disastrous marriage proposal, set to piano, ukulele and a pimped glockenspiel. Charming, witty, and warm, with great one-liners and every hope and heartache you might ever have had, it’s like spending an evening with a funny, interesting, quirky friend.

Royal College of Surgeons, 0845 508 8515, until 29 Aug (not 23), 6.10pm, £5.

8½ Songs About Love (and Other Myths)

  • 4 stars

Enchanting songs and stand-up about those lovers and liars you just can't live without, from 2008 'Funny Women' semi-finalist Helen Arney. Stories of disastrous dates, French philosophers, over-enthusiastic fiancés, accidental death and Countdown are set to original music and performed live in front of your very…

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