We love this news – Billy Connolly is coming to Liverpool…
Legendary comedian, Billy Connolly, brings his High Horse tour to Echo Arena Liverpool on Saturday 19 November, following stints in London, Scotland and Canada.
Hailed as the UK’s most influential comedian of all time, voted best comedian of all time by Channel 4 viewers and included as one of the Huffington Post’s favourite UK comedians. Billy Connolly is a household name, stand-up comedian, actor, musician, TV presenter and artist.
Known first for his stand-up comedy, beginning in the mid-70s, Connolly has since appeared in numerous films from handsome dramas like Mrs Brown and Quartet to crime thriller The Boondock Saints and children’s hits, Brave and Muppet Treasure Island. He has also appeared in The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, and filmed numerous travelogues for TV.
After an apprenticeship as a welder in his hometown of Glasgow, he became a professional performer in 1962, forming “The Humblebums” band with Gerry Rafferty, before pursuing a solo career as a comedian.
Aside from starring in numerous films and TV series, Billy has toured worldwide continuously for the last 50 years, performing to an audience of over 10,000,000. Billy was awarded a CBE in 2003, was given the Freedom of the City of Glasgow in 2010 and was named Britain’s most Influential stand-up comic in 2012.
Full Event Information:
GENERAL ON SALE 9AM FRIDAY 15 JULY
Saturday 19 November
Echo Arena Liverpool
TICKETS PRICED AT £39 / £46.50 / £55
(incl. administration fee) Plus £2.55 fulfilment fee per order
0844 8000 400 /
0844 8000 410
T: 0844 561 7672
For further information on the show / press enquiries:
Lizzie O’Neill / Consumer Marketing Executive, Echo Arena Liverpool
Lizzie.Oneill@accliverpool.com / 0151 239 6051