11 March 2012 would have been Douglas Adams’ 60th Birthday. To celebrate this event, Douglas' family and friends, in association with 'Save The Rhino' (one of Douglas' favourite charities) are holding a very special birthday celebration in his honour at the Hammersmith Apollo in London. An evening's entertainment from some of the finest names in the world of science, comedy, entertainment and music, with a very special premiere performance of Douglas' material, this is one event that is
definitely not to be missed.
There will be a lot of guests.
For now :
Science: Prof. Brian Cox, Robin Ince and Jon Culshaw on life, the universe and everything
Interviews: Clive Anderson talks to Terry Jones about Douglas’ comedy legacy and his influences, including Monty Python.
Comedy: The Meaning of Liff, featuring John Lloyd, Stephen Mangan, Sanjeev Bhaskar and many more, plus special guests from ‘Radio Active’
Music: the band that played at many of Douglas’ infamous parties – including members of Paul McCartney’s band.
Last chance to see: Stephen Fry and Mark Carwardine have recorded a special introduction about Douglas’ passion for conservation.
More names to be announced. Line-up subject to change.http://douglasadamstheparty.com/