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Friday, April 20, 2018


  Joygernaut is an interactive one man show touring North Yorkshire Libraries in May/June. We are lucky to have two performances in Richmondshire:

Friday 8th June Catterick Community Library 7.00 pm
Friday 15th June at Richmond Community Library 7.00 pm

The shows are for ages 14+. Each performance starts at 7.00pm and goes on until approximately 8.30pm, tickets can be booked on Eventbrite ( ) or in the library. To prevent finances being a barrier you pay what you think the show was worth after you’ve watched it. 

What is Joygernaut?

It explores kindness, cruelty, how each affects people, and our ability to choose, and is written and performed in the round by poet Andy Craven-Griffiths ( ) The writing of the show has been informed by workshops which took place in libraries earlier on in the year, by Andy’s research into the science behind why being kind can make us happy, and by stories of kindness Andy is collecting on his website. 

Andy wants to collect 1,000 stories of kindness. Share yours! This can be something you’ve done, or seen somebody do, or had somebody do for you. It can be a single line or 10 paragraphs. And any scale, whether that’s donating a kidney or holding a door for somebody. Include any details you remember.  Share them with Andy on