GICF RETURNS FOR ITS 14TH YEAR WITH THE VERY BEST COMEDY STARS FROM THE UK AND BEYOND!
Scot Squad's Grado to do a second night at this year's festival!
The Glasgow International Comedy Festival (GICF) recently revealed its 2016 programme, and we’re delighted to announce that some of our comedy super-stars have added additional nights to their March shows!
King's Theatre, Sunday 20th & Monday 21st March, 7.30pm
Widely referred to as 'the nicest man in comedy', Australian born Adam Hills and host of Channel 4’s groundbreaking The Last Leg has fast become one of the most popular comedians in the UK, with 15 solo shows that have toured internationally, and we’re delighted to announce that he’s now doing 2 nights at GICF 2016!
You can now catch Adam on both Sunday 20th and Monday 21st of March at King's Theatre Glasgow. Get your tickets here.
King's Theatre, Thursday 17th March @ 7.30pm & Friday 18th March @ 7.15pm
The star of Scot Squad, River City, wrestler, comedian, actor and man-of-the-moment, Grado has added a second night to his GICF show! Join Grado as he takes you through his life from his home town of Stevenston to the bright lights of Orlando, from wrestling fanboy to soap star and actor. A hilarious night of tell-it-all tales and trash talking.
You can catch Grado on both Thursday 17th and Friday 18th March at King's Theatre Glasgow. Get your tickets here.
In addition to our very own home-grown talent GICF is also delighted to hosting some of the best comedy stars from across the pond, with the likes of Greg Proops, Jena Friedman and Rob Delaney making an appearance.
Citizens Theatre, Saturday 19th March, 8pm
An award-seeking stand-up, Greg Proops' new show will include bitterness, drinking and tears. Then he hits the stage for a go at politics, sexism and his own male privilege... Get your tickets here.
Saint Luke's, Saturday 19th March, 8.30pm
Jena Friedman has worked as a field producer at The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and has written for Late Show with David Letterman.
SPEND VALENTINE'S AT THE HONOURS ♥♥♥
As always GICF would like to bring you the very best from our fabulous 2016 partners. If you haven't yet got plans for Valentine's Day look no further than The Honours, Glasgow.
Treat that special someone to an à la carte lunch or dinner at the Honours this Valentine’s weekend and you’ll both enjoy a complimentary glass of Champagne. Santé!
To book a table by phone or online, quote ‘Valentine'.
0141 572 1001
Tune in to Bowie@Breakfast Clyde 1 all this week from 6am - 10am to win tickets and more! Friday's star prize is even better... but we'll keep you guessing until then!
You can also win a trip to GICF 16 courtesy of Time Out London!
The winner and a friend will receive free return travel to Glasgow with Caledonian Sleeper, a meal for two at Martin Wishart’s restaurant 'The Honours', overnight stay at the Malmaison Glasgow hotel and a half day tour of the city, courtesy of Rabbie’s Tours. The winner will also win a pair of tickets to one of GICF's headline shows!
To enter click here.