Comedian Nish Kumar brings his tour to Lancaster's Dukes Theatre

Double Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee Nish Kumar hasannounced a brand new tour of the UK for 2022 and comes to Lancaster’s Dukes Theatre in April.

By Michelle Blade
Friday, 18th March 2022, 3:45 pm

Internationally famed meme Nish has achieved huge success on the stand-up circuit with five rave reviewed solo stand-up shows at the Edinburgh Fringe, two of which have been nominated for the prestigious Edinburgh Comedy Award for Best Show in both 2015 and 2016.

Nish Kumar said: “It has been a period of upheaval and uncertainty with Covid and the political situation. You will be amazed by my capacity to somehow take all these things personally.”

Widely celebrated for his previous role as host of both The Mash Report (BBC Two), and Late Night Mash, Nish is a frequent voice and face across both television and radio. Regularly seen on shows such as Taskmaster (Dave), Live At The Apollo (BBC Two), QI (BBC), Have I Got News For You (BBC One), The John Bishop Show (BBC One), 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (Channel 4), Russell Howard’s Stand-Up Central, Drunk History and Frankie Boyle’s New World Order (BBC Two). Nish also released a Netflix special as part of the Comedians of The World series, and he

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Nish Kumar.

appeared alongside fellow comic Joel Dommett in 12-part travelogue Joel & Nish vs The World for

Comedy Central.

In 2020, Nish created and starred in new short-form series Hello America for Quibi.

Nish Kumar comes to The Dukes in Lancaster on April 14. Tickets are available from here

Nish Kumar on stage. Picture by Matt Stronge.