Comic legend Eddie Izzard brings world tour to South Yorkshire

Eddie Izzard
Eddie Izzard

Eddie Izzard will bring his Force Majeure world tour to the Motorpoint Arena, Sheffield on Friday May 10 2013. Tickets, priced £35 (booking fee may apply) go on general sale at 10am on today.

In 2011 Eddie Izzard, the man who turned talking ‘Rubbish’ into an art form performed and sold–out Madison Square Garden in New York. He spent a three-month residency at the Théâtre de Dix Heures in Paris performing Stripped: ‘Tout en Francais’ (in French!) and then become the first stand-up to play a solo show at Los Angeles’ legendary Hollywood Bowl. It was an extraordinary year from an extraordinary man. Never one to rest on his laurels IZZARD now plans to take on the world with a brand-new comedy tour, Force Majeure.

Force majeure will be the most extensive comedy tour ever. It begins its mammoth journey around the globe during spring 2013. From Cardiff to Kathmandu, Moscow to Mumbai, Eddie will visit 25 countries throughout Europe, USA, Africa, Russia, Australia, New Zealand, India, Nepal and The Far East.

Tickets for Eddie’s Sheffield engagement are priced £35 (booking fee may apply) and go on general sale at 10am on Friday May 4 in person at the Box Office by phone on 0114 256 5656 or online at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield Suitable for age 15+