Letters Live at the Royal Albert Hall

3rd October 2019

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Stephen Fry

  • A deplorable incident

    Robert Ponsonby to Anthony Charlton

  • It will be sunny one day

    Stephen Fry to Crystal

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Crystal Clarke

  • Take him

    Cassy Murdoch to Draft Board

  • We are the gift

    Melissa Harris Perry to Richard Mourdock

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Asim Chaudhry

  • I have eaten

    Oscar Brittle to the Sydney Morning Herald

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Alan Carr

  • All I know is asthma

    Marcel Proust to Jacques Porel

  • Never get a bulldog

    Roald Dahl to his mother

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

  • As we wait in joyful hope

    Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie to Emeka

  • Wisdom is a gift

    Toni Morrison to Barack Obama

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Florence Welch

  • Use your time wisely

    Rebecca Puig to her daughter

  • The most beautiful work of all

    Patti Smith to Robert Mapplethorpe

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Benedict Cumberbatch

  • Stupidity

    Name withheld to Superior Insurance

  • The Wilderness

    Wallace Stegner to David Pesonen

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Louise Brealey

  • I look upon myself as a prisoner of war

    Emmeline Pankhurst to her supporters

  • I’m amputating you

    Frida Kahlo to Diego Rivera

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Taika Waititi

  • I can only hypothesise

    Justin Lee to New Zealand Police

  • Little things

    Salvador Dali to Federico Garcia Lorca

Asim Chaudhry & Stephen Fry

  • I have obtained ownership of the Opera House

    R. L. Suisted to Sydney Opera House

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Jude Law

  • No dream can do justice to you

    Fergal Keane to Daniel

  • Not the cabbage

    Owen James to The Ritz

  • A Letter to the Future

    Researchers to The Future

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Olivia Colman

  • We must win in the end

    Queen Elizabeth to Queen Mary

  • FUCK the Critics

    Peggy Ramsay to David Hare

Benedict Cumberbatch & Louise Brealey

  • Chris and Bessie

    Chris & Bessie to Chris & Bessie

Alan Carr & Olivia Colman

  • Christopher’s Choking!

    Darren A. to Dear Dolly

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Rory Stewart

  • A gross failure of responsibility

    Martin Hammond to Stanley Johnson


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  • Plastic 100ºC

  • (No One Knows Me) Like The Piano

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Damon Albarn

  • Lonely Press Play