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Dara 'o Briain returns to Newcastle City Hall this April

Dara 'o Briain returns to Newcastle City Hall this April

  Dara O’ Briain is back. The Irish funny man returns to Newcastle City Hall with his first live show in three years. His new tour Crowd Tickler promises to be bursting with witty gags and stories. After firing himself from his own TV show, You’re Fired (a spin-off of The Apprentice), he now aims […]

 Ciaran Sneddon

"I don’t like comedians who tell jokes" – We meet Susan Calman

"I don’t like comedians who tell jokes" – We meet Susan Calman

It’s a rare thing for a comedian to admit to not liking jokes, but that’s exactly what Susan Calman is saying to me as we chatted before her gig in Newcastle earlier this month. “I tell stories. I’m a traditional observational comic and I like people that do that,” Susan explains. “I don’t really like […]

 Mark McConville

Russell Howard Brings His Wonderbox To Metro Radio Arena

Russell Howard Brings His Wonderbox To Metro Radio Arena

One of Britain’s top comedians returns to the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle with his new tour, Wonderbox. Best known as a regular panellist on Mock the Week and  for his hit show Russell Howard’s Good News, which was voted the best ever BBC Three show, the outrageously funny Howard returns to his first love […]