‘A Normal Universe’ is based on Henry's upcoming BBC Radio 4 show of the same title. Over the past 3 years Henry has written and performed 5 episodes of an award nominated occasional series for BBC Radio 4 combining Jokes, storytelling and poetry. In this new show Henry explores our relationship to the vastness of the universe throughout eternity and beyond in about 90 minutes with the aid of a very big microscope and some dodgy rhymes.
Better known as co-writer of award-winning TV and film shows such as The Royle Family, The Mrs Merton Show, The Parole Officer, Coogan's Run, Paul Calf, Gavin and Stacey, Moone Boy, Uncle and Alan Partridge and producer of amongst many others the Oscar nominated Philomena, ,
Henry recently returned to his first love: poetry. He is quickly establishing himself once again as a headlining poet at literature festivals, theatres and other venues. His poems have recently appeared in the Guardian, regularly on his BBC Radio 4 shows and are promoted widely by the National Autistic Society and other charities for which he works.Back to full listing.