Unmissable celebrity talks and lectures to attend in 2019
- Becki Crossley
- 11 February 2019
Get to know the likes of Michelle Obama, Ben Fogel, Ian McKellan, The Hairy Bikers and more live in conversation
It's no longer just rock bands that are selling out the UK's venues. Presenters, actors, photographers and authors alike are putting on 'in conversation' style shows that give their fans the unique opportunity to get to know the people whose work we follow and love. From intimate conversations with Michelle Obama, to live cooking with the Hairy Bikers, here is our list of the most unmissable talks and lectures taking place in 2019... that we known about so far.
Professor Brian Cox Live
Accompanied by special guest and fellow podcaster, Robin Ince, presenter Brian Cox's latest tour takes attendees to the edge of our current understanding of the origin and evolution of our solar system and the universe.
Touring February-March. Book tickets.
Ben Fogle's Tales from the Wilderness
The TV presenter and adventurer recounts tales from his career. From his recent ascent of Mount Everest to swimming with crocodiles, from crossing Antarctica to rowing across the Atlantic, Fogel will reveal all live in conversation.
Touring Feb–Mar. Book tickets for Ben Fogle.
An Evening with The Hairy Bikers
The UK's favourite cooking duo invite fans to enjoy a night of cooking and conversation as they do what they do best live on stage. Having travelled the world extensively, creating and tasting the most delicious and unusual foods, the duo will have plenty to talk about.
Touring Feb–Apr. Book tickets for The Hair Bikers.
Ross Edgley: The World's Fittest Live Show
This athlete made history in 2018 by swimming 2,000 miles around mainland Great Britain. His latest book, World's Fittest Book features lessons learnt from 23 weeks at sea. To launch it, Edgley will embark on a UK tour sharing tales from the world's longest staged sea swim plus physical and mental fitness secrets.
Touring Feb–Jun. Book tickets.
Becoming: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama
The powerhouse that is Michelle Obama released her memoir Becoming in November before taking her in-conversation styled event on tour across the USA. The show – much like the book – will see Michelle share first hand her extraordinary stories and intimate reflections on her accomplishments and experiences.
Sun 14 Apr at The O2, London. Book tickets for Michelle Obama.