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Sandi Toksvig, the renowned comedian, broadcaster, writer, and campaigner, returns to Th Anvil with an evening that celebrates the publication of her new novel.

Sandi Toksvig at The Anvil in Basingstoke

The show is a captivating blend of elements, including:
Silly Stories: Expect laughter-inducing anecdotes that will tickle your funny bone.
Profound Truths: Sandi delves into deeper themes, sharing wisdom and insights.
Fascinating Facts: Prepare to be amazed by intriguing tidbits.
Readings from the Book: Sandi shares excerpts from her latest novel, Friends of Dorothy.
Quick-Fire Q&A: An interactive segment where the audience can engage with Sandi.

In this life-affirming, wise, and funny production, Sandi investigates what it truly means to be a ‘Friend of Dorothy’—a term historically associated with LGBTQ+ culture. The show promises an uplifting experience that combines humor, intellect, and heart.

Venue Details

The Anvil is a 2 minute walk from the train station and a 6 minute walk from the bus station.
There is a taxi rank at the train station as well as a mini cab service.
The nearest car park is in The Malls, enter the car park via Alencon Link and keep right, there is a lift down to the Anvil.

Box Office Numbers
01256 844244
Box Office Hours
10:00 - 18:00 Monday to Saturday - Open until 20:00 on performance nights

Accessible Seating
The venue is accessible for wheelchair users. For further information please contact the venue on 01256 844 244

General Rules
No cameras
No video or audio recording equipment
No food
No smoking

Children Rules
Under 16's will not be admitted unless accompanied by an adult

Nearest Hotels
The Red Lion Hotel 10 Minute walk, 0.4 miles
Premier Inn - Town Centre 10 minute walk, 0.4 miles
The Village Hotel 17 minute walk, 0.8 miles

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