Isle of Wight What's On Guide: 2023 Events OnTheWight

You Don't Have to Be Mad to Work Here

21 – 22 Jul


Ventnor Arts Club

(former Nat West Bank)
13 High Street
PO38 1RZ

01983 857060

You Don't Have to Be Mad to Work Here


Part of Ventnor Fringe Festival 2023

Benji waterstones

NHS psychiatrist, award-winning comedian and writer Benji Waterstones previews his show ahead of the Edinburgh Festival.

Expect a fly on the padded-wall account of the mental health world that also busts some myths (e.g. there are no padded walls).

Learn the secret to happiness, the best way to escape from a locked ward and the difference between a psychiatrist, a psychologist, and a psychic.

Soon to be a Penguin-published book.

Twice Nominated for the BBC New Comedy Award.

“Perfect & hilarious” – Buzzfeed

Directed by Edinburgh Comedy Award Winner Jordan Brookes.

Tickets: £10, Under 25 £8, Culture / Unlimited Pass 2for1 (pass holders only)

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