Rob Barratt is a Dudley-born and Cornwall-based comic poet, humourist, and singer, who combines clever word play, verse and song with satire, parody, and audience participation. Rob deals with such important topics as squid, data-driven education, Neanderthals, the weather in Scotland, distressed furniture and tuk-tuks.
In recent years Rob has appeared at folk, literature and arts festivals all over the UK and in Australia.
“This is not only clever but I think it’s very funny” (Mike Harding)
“His head us well and truly located in ‘Planet Barrett’, clearly a place of wonderfully bizarre inspiration” (Coventry Telegraph)
“So clever it’s daft” (Telltales, Falmouth, Cornwall)
“Mind-bending poetry” (Twickfolk, London)
“Absolutely outstanding” (Bewdley Book Week)
Date: Friday 2nd June 2017
Time: 19:00 to 20:00
Venue: Whitelackington Village Hall, nr Ilminster TA19 9EF