Good news music and comedy fans - it’s National Concert Week 🎵 During 1st – 7th May, we’ll be celebrating incredible fans and our favourite touring artists, as well as bringing you exclusive competitions on our social channels and rewards for My Live Nation members*! With a Live Nation event starting on average every 16 minutes, there’s plenty going on to keep your live calendar packed in 2019.
2019 looks set to be a vintage year for live comedy – here’s eight stand-up stars to keep your eye on.
Quickly becoming one of the most influential voices in comedy, US comedian Michelle Wolf is crossing the pond this summer to entertain UK audiences! Named by Rolling Stone as one of the 25 funniest people on Twitter right now, you won’t want to miss her live shows in London, Birmingham and Salford this July.
The gravel-voiced two-time Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee and star of ‘Uncle’ and ‘Loaded’ is set to hit the road with his brand new show ‘Phoenix From The Flames’ this autumn!
Star of ‘Mock the Week’, ‘Live at the Apollo’ and ‘Crackerjack’ Stewart Francis is taking his perfectly-crafted gags across the UK one final time on his ‘Into The Punset’ tour! Catch the one-liner wizard at a town near you until December.
Count Arthur Strong
Mainstay of the UK comedy scene Count Arthur Strong is set to take his brand-new, astronomy-themed show ‘Is There Anybody Out There’ across the UK from September to March!
With her ‘No Filter’ show, which hits the UK from May-June, the multi-award winning Jess Robinson and her incredible live band will take you on a dizzying journey through hilarious improvised musical impressions, serving up a feast of styles and genres from classical to rock to hip hop showcasing the voices of all your favourite celebs.
American comic Patton Oswalt has announced he’ll visit London this autumn for a rare UK show! Don’t miss the Emmy and Grammy Award-winner live at O2 Forum Kentish Town on Saturday 15th July.
Character comedian Milo McCabe will visit Soho Theatre this summer as Troy Hawke, a home-schooled, clueless naif, puzzled by everything from the middle aisle of Aldi, the word ‘sick’ as a compliment, and being falsely accused of shouting in Poundland. Don’t miss this hilarious show from 26th-27th June.
Jonathan Van Ness
YAAAS QUEEN! ‘Queer Eye’ star Jonathan Van Ness will come to the UK this autumn with ‘Road To Beijing’, his live show inspired by his ongoing attempts to represent the USA in figure skating at the 2022 Winter Olympic Games! Catch him live in Dublin, Manchester, London and Glasgow this October!
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