WIN: tickets to I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue at Sunderland Empire

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BBC Radio 4’s multi award-winning antidote to panel games returns to the stage this year with its sell-out touring show.

The I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue stage show will be coming to the Sunderland Empire for one night only next week, starring Tim Brooke-Taylor, Barry Cryer, Graeme Garden and Jeremy Hardy.

WOW 24/7 speaks to Sandi Toksvig, who will be in the chair for a special series of appearances.

Q:What have you done with regular chairman Jack Dee?

A: I had him sent on a herring awareness course in the Lofoten Islands. It’s rather intense and he won’t be back for some time.

Q:You’ve appeared as a guest on Clue in the past. How do you feel about taking over the chair for this tour?

A: I think it was only a matter of time. The truth is I don’t really like sitting with the other panelists as some of their conditions are catch-
ing.

Q: You’re a brilliant host of The News Quiz, how will chairing Clue be different?

A: I’m going to be using a different chair. It’s subtle but those of us who are in the chairing business know it can make for a marked variation in style.

Q: What are your favourite rounds and are there any rounds you’d want to join in?

A: There are rounds? I wonder if I ought to read the rules.

Q: How do you think radio comedy has changed over the 40 years that Clue has been running?

A: I’m not sure it has. Indeed, I am fairly confident Tim has worn the same suit since 1967.

Q: Have you played the Sunderland Empire before?

A: I have played here before and I love the Sunderland Empire. Vesta Tilley performed here and they say Sid James’s ghost walks the halls. How marvellous. No wonder the audiences are so happy.

l I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue is at Sunderland Empire on January 8. Tickets are available in person at the Box Office from £21.50 or from £24.40 when calling 0844 871 3022 or booking online at www.ATGtickets.com/Sunderland plus a transaction fee applies.

We’ve Teamed up with I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue to give away a pair of tickets to the show on January 8. To be in with a chance of winning, answer this question: who will be chairing the show in Sunderland?

A) Sandi Toksvig

B) Sandie Shaw

C) Sandy from Grease

Email your answer and contact details to Katy.Wheeler@jpress.co.uk. Closing date: January 7.