British comedian Russell Howard is on a mission to spread his many talents as far and wide as possible.
He is set to take his new live show, Round The World, to all corners of the globe, performing in over 29 different international cities which will include London, New York, Wellington, Gothenburg, Amsterdam, Dublin, Helsinki, Vancouver and eventually to our shores here in Aus. His last international tour Wonderlust, in which he entertained a massive 285,000 in total, was also well received here with sell out shows across the nation.
Russell is best known for his TV show 'Russell Howard's Good News'. The show has become popular because of its satirical take on everything and anything that is in the news. Howard takes aim at politicians and celebrities alike and makes no exception when tackling hard hitting issues.
It is this mix of mockery and satire that has made the show so popular and has his fans around the world eagerly anticipating what he will bring to his upcoming show. His edgy and unique look at the world has seen him become one of the most sort and popular comics of this generation. No topic seems to go untouched. He has tackled many and varied issues including Jesus doing stand up, female masturbation and even questioned the the Queen's legitimacy.
Fri 7 July – Hamer Hall (Melbourne)Mon 10 July – Queensland Performing Arts Centre (Brisbane)Thurs 13 July – Thebarton Theatre (Adelaide)Sat 15 July – Riverside Theatre (Perth)Wed 19 July – Enmore Theatre (Sydney)