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Billy Connolly - High Horse Tour: Newcastle City Hall


Hailed as the UK’s most influential comedian of all time, voted best comedian of all time by Channel 4, and included as one of the Huffington Post’s favourite UK comedians.

Billy Connolly is a stand-up comedian, actor, musician, TV presenter and artist.  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.

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Tuesdays & Wednesdays 15th November - 16th November 2016

Venue Details
Newcastle City Hall prides itself on showcasing the finest acts from around the world, be it Rock, Pop, Comedy or Musicals the biggest names in the business play the City Hall.


0191 277 8030


Northumberland Road
Newcastle upon Tyne

Opening Hours:

Monday 10am - 5:15pm
Tuesday 10am - 5:15pm
Wednesday 10am - 5:15pm
Thursday 10am - 7pm
Friday 10am - 5:15pm
Saturday 10am - 4:30pm


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