Alan Carr announces Sunderland Empire theatre dates

Comedian Alan Carr has announced he will be heading to Sunderland as part of his first tour in four years.

Monday, 27th January 2020, 1:12 pm
Updated Monday, 27th January 2020, 2:00 pm
Alan Carr is heading to Sunderland
Alan Carr is heading to Sunderland

He’ll be taking to the stage at Sunderland Empire from October 23-24, 2020 when he’ll be musing on the things that make his life weird and wonderful.

From September 2020, multi‐award winning Alan will be performing at 57 UK theatres, kicking off in Dunfermline at the Alhambra Threatre on September 5 and culminating at the Barbican York on December 19.

It’s been a busy few years for Alan since he finished hosting 16 series of his BAFTA award‐winning Channel 4 chat‐show Alan Carr Chatty Man. His recent TV shows include; Host of two series of There’s Something About Movie’s (Sky One), host of Kylie’s Secret Night (Channel 4), Alan Carr’s Celebrity Replay (ITV), host of I Don’t Like Mondays (Channel 4), The Price Is Right (Channel 4) and Alan Carr’s Happy Hour (Channel 4). His other recent TV appearances include; Judge on RuPaul’s DragRace UK (BBC !!!/BBC One), A LeagueOf Their Own European Roadtrip (Sky One), Celebrity Bake Off Stand Up To Cancer Special (Channel 4), and 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (Channel 4).

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As well as a star of stage and screen, Alan has also written two highly commended autobiographies - Look Who It Is! (released in 2008 by HarperCollins) and Alanatomy (released in 2016 by Penguin).

*Tickets for Alan Carr at Sunderland Empire go on sale at 10am on Wednesday, January 29 from 0844 871 3022 or online at