Wendy Harmer: Lies My Mirror Told Me
Saturday 11 November, 2023
The Art House Wyong
19-21 Margaret St, Wyong NSW 2259
7:00pm – 8:00pm
Wendy Harmer has had an extraordinary life. Born with a severe facial deformity, she became a stand-up comedian, a national television host and the highest paid woman in the cut-throat world of Sydney FM radio.
In Lies My Mirror Told Me, Wendy reflects on her life with her trademark in-your-face frankness and celebrated wit — and what follows is one of the most unlikely success stories you will ever read.
The conversation event will be followed by a signing opportunity with Wendy Harmer and a chance to purchase copies of the book Lies My Mirror Told Me.
Doors 6:30pm for a 7pm SHARP start.
Note: This event will take place in The Art House Studio (directly opposite the café/bar). The Studio is General Admission unassigned seating. Please choose a seat from the seating bank upon arrival. There is a bar onsite with drinks and nibbles available for purchase. Booking is made via our program partner, The Art House Wyong. Their refund policies apply.
|Wendy Harmer: Lies My Mirror Told Me
Saturday November 11,
DOORS 6:30pm for a 7pm START
|The Art House Wyong
19-21 Margaret Street
Wyong NSW 2259
Wendy Harmer is one of Australia’s most versatile and much-loved entertainers – broadcaster, author, journalist and stage performer.
As a stand-up comedian she performed at the Melbourne, Edinburgh, Montreal and Glasgow Mayfest Comedy Festivals, on London’s comedy circuit, throught the USA, and at the Sydney Theatre Company. As a broadcaster, Wendy enjoyed huge popularity leading Sydney radio station 2Day FM’s top-rating Breakfast Show for 11 years and was the co-host of ABC Radio Sydney’s morning/breakfast shows from 2016 -2021. She has hosted, written and appeared in a variety of TV shows including ABC’s The Big Gig.
A prolific columnist for a host of magazine and newspaper titles, Wendy is also the author of eight books for adults including her bestselling novels Farewell My Ovaries, Love and Punishment and Nagging for Beginners, a ‘how-to’ guide for women. She has also written two teen novels and multiple books for children in the Pearlie in the Park series.
Wendy and her husband Brendan have two adult children, Marley and Maeve, and live on Sydney’s Northern Beaches.
Scott Levi presents Breakfast on ABC Central Coast. Scott has worked as programme director and breakfast presenter at 4LM Mt Isa, 2MC Port Macquarie, a short stint in the newsroom at 2WS Sydney, 6IX in Perth, 2WG in Wagga Wagga and most recently as a producer with ABC Riverina. Scott has also dabbled in television, presenting three bicycle-touring documentaries shown on Channel 7, Ten-Capital, Prime TV and The Lifestyle Channel.
About the Book
Lies My Mirror Told Me
Entertainer and national treasure Wendy Harmer tells all in her frank, fearless and funny memoir, Lies My Mirror Told Me.
The Art House
The Art House is the centre of arts on the Central Coast. Since opening in 2016, it has become a venue of national significance and was awarded Performing Arts Centre of the Year in 2022, whilst also providing a state-of-the-art performance space for the local community.