Ed Byrne heads to Newcastle

ED BYRNE – If I’m Honest…

TV favourite Ed Byrne brings his total sell-out 2019 Fringe show and biggest tour to date so far to the Tyne Theatre on 13th February. Taking a long hard look at himself, Ed tries to decide if he has ANY traits that are worth passing on to his children.
Following his biggest ever tour last year and yet another sell-out Fringe run this August,one of the UK’s finest observational comics embarks on an EVEN BIGGER brand-new tour for 2019/2020. Join him as he takes a long hard look at himself and tries to decide if he has ANY traits that are worth passing on to his children.

A TV household name, Ed has been seen on pretty much every TV programme in the UK including Mock The Week, Top Gear, Have I Got News For You, The Graham Norton Show, Live At The Apollo (Host),The One Show, The World’s MostDangerous Roads, Dara & Ed’s Big Adventure, Dara and Ed’s Road to Mandalay  and most recently QI and The Pilgrimage.




✭✭✭✭✭ “A masterful display of the comics art…This is a seamless and perfectly timed show that could stand proudly next to any Izzard, Bailey, Carr or Skinner stadium-filler” SUNDAY TIMES

✭✭✭✭✭ “The hour is self-deprecating, never self-indulgent, and his packed audience are well entertained” SUNDAY EXPRESS

✭✭✭✭✭ Amaster of observational comedy” BROADWAYBABY

✭✭✭✭✭ “Hysterical … a must-see show. My face still hurts from laughing so much” THE STUDENT NEWSPAPER

✭✭✭✭✭ Expert stand up from the brilliant Ed Byrne” FRINGE BISCUIT

✭✭✭✭✭Honestly, great…a superbly crafted hour of entertainment… definitely stand-up at its best… you are in for a treat… you would be remiss not to try and catch it” VOICE MAG UK

✭✭✭✭✭ A comedy masterclass with no wrong moves” DAILY BUSINESS MAGAZINE

✭✭✭✭1/2  “Natural raconteur skills, his wicked sense of humour and a charismatic stage presence that flows from the stage… if you can get a ticket still, do it now” ONE4REVIEW

 ✭✭✭✭“ Thoroughly entertaining… he is a total pro and, on this form, terrific companyTHE TIMES

✭✭✭✭“ Byrne is at the top of his game”SUNDAY TELEGRAPH

✭✭✭✭“It is rare for a comic to merit the word “masterful” but in this case it is no overstatement”THE SCOTSMAN

✭✭✭✭ “A show full of top –class observational humour… a great comedian making the simple sublime, Byrne gives his audience exactly what they want”EDINBURGH EVENING NEWS

✭✭✭✭ “Superior stand up from the nerd next door”THE HERALD

✭✭✭✭ There is nothing quite like seeing Byrne doing what he does best” DAILY MAIL

✭✭✭✭ Hilarious… a good, honest night’s work” CHORTLE

✭✭✭✭ You can’t help but love him” IRISH SUN

✭✭✭✭ As sarcastic, caustic and self-deprecating as ever…deliciously blindsiding… terrific” THE ARTS DESK

✭✭✭✭ Byrne is one of the funniest and most articulate of our established comedians” THE MORNING STAR

✭✭✭✭ There is a reason why he has become a household name” ED FEST MAG

✭✭✭✭ Edgy, energetic, sharp-witted and thoroughly likeable… observational comics as good as Ed are few and far between” SCOTTISH FIELD MAGAZINE

✭✭✭✭ I challenge you to find a performer in Edinburgh with a more infectious personality than Ed Byrne. Byrne is a comedian par excellence… had the audience grinning from ear to ear” THE 730 REVIEW

✭✭✭✭ As self-deprecating and cynical as ever in this hilarious hour of comedya class comedian and storyteller…Byrne is a riot… you’d honestly be a fool to miss out” THE WEE REVIEW

“At the height of his powers…it’s no wonder this is selling out nightly” THE OBSERVER

“His set had the audience in stitches for most of the evening – they roared their approval at the end” THE STAGE




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Thurs 1st-Sun 25th                      EDINBURGH FRINGE, Assembly Music Hall         0131 623 3030     



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Weds 18th                                 RADLETT, Radlett Centre                                               01923 857546

Thurs 19th                                WORCESTER, Huntingdon Hall                                     01905 611 427

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Sat 5th                                       HERTFORD, Hertford Theatre                                        01992 531500

Tues 8th                                    ALDERSHOT, Princes Theatre                                        01252 329155

Weds 9th                                  REDDITCH, Palace Theatre                                            01527 65203

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Fri 11th                                     POTTERS BAR, Wyllyotts Centre                                   01707 645005

Sat 12th                                    HUNTINGDON, Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre            01223 357851

Weds 16th                                 STEVENAGE, Gordon Craig Theatre                              01438 363200

Thurs 17th                                                  NEWARK, Palace Theatre                                        01636 655755

Sat 19th                                    LOUGHBOROUGH, Charnwood Theatre                      01509 231914

Mon 28th                                  SHREWSBURY, Theatre Severn                                      01743 281 281

Tues 29th- Weds 30th                  LICHFIELD, The Garrick                                                01543 412121

Thurs 31st                                BARROW IN FURNESS, Forum 28                                  01229 820000



Fri 1st                                       FLEETWOOD, Marine Theatre                                       01253 887693

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Thurs 7th                                  HORSHAM, Capitol Theatre                                           01403 750220

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Sat 9th                                      BEDWORTH, Civic Hall                                                  024 7637 6707

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Fri 22nd                                                         TUNBRIDGE WELLS, Assembly Hall                               01892 530613

Sat 23rd                                                        MARGATE, Theatre Royal                                              0845 130 1786

Tues 26th                                  WORTHING, Assembly Hall                                           01903 206206

Thurs 28th                                NEW BRIGHTON, Floral Pavilion                                               0151 666 0000

Fri 29th                                     CHELTENHAM, Town Hall                                             0844 576 2210

Sat 30th                                    WELLINGBOROUGH, Castle                                          01933 270007



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Thurs 5th                                  SWANSEA, Grand Theatre                                            01792 475715

Fri 6th                                       EVESHAM, The Regal                                                    01386 421007

Sat 7th                                      COLCHESTER, Charter Hall                                           01206 573948

Tues 10th                                  WARRINGTON, Parr Hall                                               01925 442345

Weds 11th                                 BACUP, Royal Court Theatre                                         01706 551570

Thurs 12th                                CHESTERFIELD, Winding Wheel                                  01246 345 333

Fri 13th                                     YORK, Barbican                                                            0844 854 2757

Sat 14th                                    BRADFORD, St Georges Hall                                          01274 432000



Fri 17th                                     CRAWLEY, The Hawth                                                  01293 553636

Sat 18th                                    KINGSTON, Rose Theatre                                              0208 1740090

Tues 21st                                  MILTON KEYNES, The Stables                                       01908 280800

Weds 22nd                                                  LANCASTER, The Grand                                               01524 64695

Thurs 23rd                                                  LEEDS, City Varieties                                                     0845 644 1881

Fri 24th                                     HARROGATE, Royal Hall                                               01423 500500

Sat 25th                                    SHEFFIELD, Memorial Hall                                             0114 2 789789

Weds 29th                                 PETERBOROUGH, New Theatre                         www.newtheatre-peterborough.com

Thurs 30th                                BIRMINGHAM, Town Hall                                              0121 780 3333

Fri 31st                                     HULL, City Hall                                                              01482 300306



Sat 1st                                      STOKE, Victoria Hall                                                      0844 8717649

Sun 2nd                                                SALFORD, Lowry                                                         0843 208 6003

Tues 4th                                    NORWICH, Theatre Royal                                             01603 630000

Weds 5th                                  LEICESTER, De Montford Hall                                       0116 233 3111

Thurs 6th                                  CHATHAM, Central Theatre                                           01634 338338

Fri 7th                                       WATFORD, Palace Theatre                                            01923 225671

Sat 8th                                      BASINGSTOKE, Anvil                                                   01256 844244

Mon 10th                                  REDHILL, Harlequin                                                      01737 276500

Tues 11th                                  BURY ST EDMUNDS, Apex                                            01284 758000

Weds 12th                                                   NORTHAMPTON, Derngate                                           01604 624811

Thurs 13th                                NEWCASTLE, Tyne Theatre                                          0844 2491000

Fri 14th                                     GLASGOW, Pavilion                                                      0141 332 1846

Weds 26th                                 ST ALBANS, Arena                                                       01727 844488

Thurs 27th                                BOURNEMOUTH, Pavilion                                             0300 500 0595

Fri 28th                                     AYLESBURY, Waterside                                                             0844 871 7607

Sat 29th                                    HIGH WYCOMBE, Wycombe Swan                               01494 512000



Weds 4th                                  WOKING, New Victoria Theatre                                                 0844 871 7627

Thurs 5th                                  BELFAST, Waterfront                                                    028 9033 4455

Fri 6th                                       BRIGHTON, Corn Exchange                                          01273 709709

Sat 7th                                      CAMBRIDGE, Corn Exchange                                       01223 357851

Tues 10th                                  CORBY, Cube                                                               01536 470470

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Thurs 12th                                TELFORD, Oakengates                                                              01952 382382

Fri 13th                                     SWINDON, Wyvern                                                     01793 524481

Sat 14th                                    COVENTRY, Warwick Arts Centre                                 024 7652 4524

Sun 15th                                   RICHMOND, Richmond Theatre                                                 0844 871 7651

Tues 17th                                  SHREWSBURY, Theatre Severn                                                 01743 281 281

Weds 18th                                 CHELTENHAM, Town Hall                                             0844 576 2210

Thurs 19th                                                  BATH, Forum                                                               0844 8889991

Fri 20th                                                         BARNSTAPLE, Queens Theatre                                      01271 324242

Sat 21st                                                        CARDIFF, St Davids Hall                                               029 2087 8500

Tues 24th                                  WALSALL, Forest Arts Centre                                        0300 555 2898

Weds 25th                                 SOUTHAMPTON, Guildhall                                            02380 632601

Thurs 26th                                EXMOUTH, Pavilion                                                      01395 222477

Fri 27th                                     TAUNTON, Wellsprings                                                01823 271271

Sat 28th                                    PLYMOUTH, Pavilions                                                   0845 146 1460

Sun 29th                                   YEOVIL, Octogon                                                         01935 422884

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