“A show stopping tour de force. His energy on stage needs to be seen to be believed” The Times
March 2014 will see one of the UK’s hottest young comedy talent’s, Jack Whitehall, embark on his first ever live arena tour. Before that fans in Dublin have the chance to get a first look at Jack’s all new stand-up show as he presents two exclusive warm up shows at Vicar Street in January.
Over the last few years, Jack has firmly established himself as one of the UK’s most successful young talents. He cut his teeth at the Edinburgh Fringe, taking up four sell out shows over three consecutive years and earning an Edinburgh Comedy Award nomination in the process with his debut show Jack Whitehall: Learning Difficulties. Jack has gone on to host Live At The Apollo and perform at the Royal Variety Performance, as well as the internationally prestigious Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Canada. In addition, he has been nominated by Variety as one of the ’10 Comics to Watch’ and in December 2012 won the King of Comedy award at the annual British Comedy Awards.
In addition to his stand-up, Jack has also built a successful TV and writing career. As well as his role as JP in the award-winning C4 series Fresh Meat, Jack has also written and stars in the acclaimed sitcom Bad Education (BBC3) and the new chat show Backchat (BBC3).