Stand-up comedy, in conversation with, and music at Leeds Grand Theatre

PAUL SMITH: FOLLOWING
Sun 5 January
Following his first sell-out national tour in 2018, which saw him go from circuit act to one of the biggest selling names in UK stand-up in less than a year, Paul Smith returns with his second national tour show – Following. 

Join this crowd favourite for another night of hilarity.  
Age guidance: 18+. 

DICK AND ANGEL: DARE TO DO IT
Sun 1 March
Dick & Angel Strawbridge, the stars of Channel 4’s hit Escape to the Chateau, embark on their first ever tour. 

 Although millions of viewers across the world have been enthralled over the past few years by their adventures, retired Lieutenant Colonel, engineer and chef Dick, and his entrepreneur and designer wife Angel, still have many untold tales to tell. During this highly entertaining evening, the duo will explain who they are, where they have come from, how they met and why they dared to do it!  

ROB BECKETT: WALLOP
Sun 8 March
Rob Beckett is back on tour with a brand new stand-up show. It’s been a busy few years for the ‘Mouth of the South’ and he’s coming to see you to fill you in and make you laugh. 

 Age guidance: Strictly 14+ (likely to be swearing and adult content) 

ROMESH RANGANATHAN: THE CYNIC’S MIXTAPE
Sat 9 May 

Romesh is back with a brand new show The Cynic’s Mixtape, his most brutally honest show yet. 

Fresh from the Misadventures of Romesh RanganathanA League Of Their Own and Judge Romesh, he’s putting showbiz aside to deliver a carefully curated selection of all the things he has found unacceptable since the last tour, including why trying to save the environment is a scam, why none of us are truly free, and his suspicion that his wife is using gluten intolerance to avoid sleeping with him.   

Age guidance: 14+ (swearing and adult content) 

JACK DEE: OFF THE TELLY
Sun 14 June
Join Jack Dee for an evening of entertainment (food and beverages not included) in his new stand-up tour.  

“In these difficult and uncertain times people need hope – a ray of sunshine to brighten their day. And that’s very much where I come in” says Jack.  

Amongst an array of credits, Jack is the star of TV sitcoms Bad Move, Lead Balloon and Josh, Jack also hosts the legendary Radio 4 show I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue. Other side lines include motivational speaking, which Jack describes as: “basically a total waste of time talking to losers, but the cash is decent”, and then adds “don’t print that.” 

In recognition of his charity work, Jack was denied an OBE in 2015. 

Age guidance: Strictly 14+ (swearing and adult content)  

JANE MCDONALD – LET THE LIGHT IN 
Sat 30 and Sun 31 August 

The BAFTA award-winning star always delivers a phenomenalshow along with her fantastic live band and backing singers. With stunning production and a new line-up of songs her Let the Light In tour promises to be the best one yet.  

After her sell out tours of 2018 and 2019 you’ll need to book early to secure your seat for this fabulous evening of music and laughter.  

ELKIE BROOKS
Sun 6 September 

Quite simply one of the most successful and popular singers the UK has ever produced. Now in the fifth decade of her career, Elkie is still proving to be one of the most powerful and versatile vocal talents of our generation.  With numerous hit singles, million selling albums and awards, her annual tours are a treat for fans old and new.  

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