By Douglas Adams, edited by Kevin Jon Davies

A publishing event: hundreds of artefacts from Douglas Adams' archive, printed for the first time

Friday, 21 May 2021

A towel has an immense psychological value.

Hello everyone,

A little announcement!

Save the Rhino have teamed up with Stand Up for Towel Day and on Tuesday, May 25th they're hosting a spectacular and raucous line up of fun and merriment to celebrate Towel Day and all things Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.

Highlights include:

  • Performance on The Meaning of Liff from John Lloyd (QI, Blackadder)
  • Panel with Dirk Maggs (The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, The Sandman) and Geoffrey McGivern (Ford Prefect in The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy)
  • Panel with Kevin Jon Davies and David Learner (Marvin in The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy)
  • Comedy songs from Mitch Benn (The Now Show, Zaphod Beeblebrox in The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Live)
  • Investigative journalism from Steve Cross (Science Showoff, Chaotic Adequate) who proves he has read The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy more closely than you
  • The Story Beast (Sky’s Astonishing Tales of Super Unexpectedness, The Ballad of Anne and Mary) celebrates the life and work of the worst poet in the universe, Paula Nancy Millstone Jennings
  • Comedy from Paul Duncan McGarrity
  • Vogon Poetry from Cerys Bradley and Katie Overstall
  • Declan Kennedy and Jonathan Hearn team up as Ford Prefect and Arthur Dent in exclusive Stand Up for Towel Day sketches
  • New entries from The Guide with Angus Dunican (Chaotic Adequate, Doctor Who for Big Finish)
  • Hitchhiker’s inspired poetry from The Underground Clown Club

Further information can be found here: https://www.savetherhino.org/get-involved/events/stand-up-for-towel-day-2021/

Tickets are available from here: https://www.stellartickets.com/o/save-the-rhino-international/events/stand-up-for-towel-day-2021/

See you there!

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