UK comedian Russell Howard is coming to Geelong in 2024

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UK comedian Russell Howard is coming to Geelong in 2024

Words by Staff Writer

One of the UK's most successful comedians will take to the Costa Hall stage in March.

Get ready to laugh your socks off as the hilarious Russell Howard, hailed as “one of the world’s top comedians” by the Sunday Times, is heading to Australia in 2024 to deliver a dose of side-splitting humour like never before.

In these trying times, as the world faces one crisis after another, Russell Howard, fondly known as ‘the uplifting Comedy King’, promises to put the world to rights in his own uniquely hilarious way. With his wit, charm, and razor-sharp comedic timing, Howard is sure to leave you in stitches.

Locally, Howard will perform at Costa Hall in Geelong on Saturday, 2 March 2023 at 8pm.

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Having sold over 300,000 tickets worldwide, Russell Howard’s previous third and biggest sell-out world tour, “Respite,” took him on a whirlwind journey across the UK, USA, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand, covering an impressive 24 countries across 3 continents. This sensational tour concluded with Howard recording his second Netflix special, “Lubricant,” which is now available for streaming internationally.

If that wasn’t enough to tickle your funny bone, Howard recently wrapped up filming the sixth series of “The Russell Howard Hour.” In this hit show, he offers his unique take on stories dominating the cultural zeitgeist, along with captivating interviews featuring an array of fascinating guests like Greta Thunberg, Ed Sheeran, Matthew McConaughey, Naomi Klein, Jim Carrey, Brian Cox, and Elizabeth Banks. With over 1.4 million subscribers, you can catch all the hilarity on Russell’s YouTube channel, where his content has garnered over a whopping 1 billion views!

The demand for Russell Howard’s comedic brilliance is sky-high, so make sure to secure your tickets before they vanish.

Pre-sale tickets go on sale Thursday 3 August at 11am. General public tickets go on sale Monday 7 August at 9am. Tickets can be purchased here.