Learner Parent Sam Avery will be at Haverhill Arts Centre on June 1

PUBLISHED: 16:00 08 May 2019

Sam Avery

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Sam Avery the “Learner Parent” famous for his award-winning blog, which he started when his twins were born, will be at Haverhill Arts Centre on Saturday, June 1.

Sam Avery the "Learner Parent" famous for his award-winning blog, which he started when his twins were born, will be at Haverhill Arts Centre on Saturday, June 1.

He says parenthood is a crafty beast, as soon as you master something, the game changes. The stand-up comedian's blog, became a book: Confessions of a Learner Parent, which has become a bestseller and been translated into 15 languages. He likes to share the experiences of watching Peppa Pig, changing nappies and keeping ahead of bright toddlers.

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Sam's first stand up gig was in 2003. Since then he has worked around the world as well as taking three shows to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

Among his gems are: "I don't care how strong you think you are, nobody is stronger than a baby that doesn't want to get dressed."

Also: "It's impossible to tidy the house. You can move things around and put them in different rooms but the house will remain a s**thole. "There's more chance of visiting Narnia than seeing the bottom of your laundry basket."

Show 8pm. Tickets, £17.50 from 01440 714140 or www.haverhillartscentre.co.uk.


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