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Eddie Izzard - Stripped - Awarded Five Star Review

EVENT INFORMATION

  • Date: Friday 30th October 2009
  • Doors Open: 8pm
  • Pricing: £30

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Comedian Eddie Izzard has completed an incredible feat of endurance, finishing his 43rd marathon in 51 days. The 47-year-old has run a marathon almost every day for the past seven weeks, to raise what he calls, in classic whimsical Izzard style, 'billions' for Sport Relief by covering an amazing 1,100 miles across the British Isles. And if that wasn't enough the super fit, super funny Izzard is already preparing to swap his well worn trainers for the more familiar microphone and taking his rightful place back on centre stage with the hilarious tour 'Stripped' live at the Metro Radio Arena Thursday 29th and Friday 30th October 2009. Tickets costing £30 are available now. "Eddie Izzard has reclaimed his crown as the most poised comedian in Britain" - The Times EDDIE IZZARD recently broke box office records selling out a five- week residency in London's West End in less than forty- eight hours. STRIPPED which came hot on the heels of his American sell-out tour across 34 US cities - including three nights at New York's legendary Radio City Music Hall - was indisputably the hottest tix of 2008 on both sides of The Atlantic. Now IZZARD, the man who turned talking bollocks into an art form has announced he will tour the UK with STRIPPED. This will be Eddie's first UK tour in six years. EDDIE IZZARD has been hailed as one of the foremost stand-ups of his generation. He takes ideas and situations and extrapolates then into bizarre, tangential, absurd and surreal comic narratives. Since his first stage appearance on London's West End in 1993 there have been a succession of sell-outs and critically acclaimed international tours. Eddie's musings have earned him countless awards including two Emmy's. Whilst initially renowned as a comic, Eddie is also now equally respected as a film, Theatre and TV actor. His hugely successful FX drama 'The Riches' is screened all over the world and he is currently to be seen on the big screen starring opposite Tom Cruise in 'Valkyrie'. "The Funniest stand-up I've ever seen...people are falling from their seats" - The Sun 'The British comedian fits many definitions of a cult hero' - Las Vegas Journal First shows of the 'Stripped' UK tour has received a five star rave review from the Telegraph following Nottingham performances. * Please note there will be strobe effects used during this event.
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  • EVENT INFORMATION
  • Date: Friday 30th October 2009
  • Doors Open: 8pm
  • £30
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  • EXTRA SHOW INFO
  • Doors Open: 6.30pm

    First Half: 8pm - 8.50pm

    Interval: 8.50pm - 9.20pm

    Second Half: 9.20pm - 10.10pm

    Show End: 10.10pm