Queer Eye star Jonathan Van Ness will embark on his first-ever stand-up comedy tour of UK and Ireland in spring 2019, it has been announced.
The hairdresser and TV personality, who is known for his roles in the critically acclaimed Netflix series and the YouTube series Gay of Thrones, will share his sassy thoughts on life on four dates in April 2019.
Van Ness’ tour, titled Jonathan Van Ness & Friends, will kick off at Manchester’s O2 Apollo on 26 April 2019, moving on to London and Glasgow before concluding in Ireland at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on 30 April 2019.
Tickets for Jonathan Van Ness & Friends will go on general sale this Friday 30 November at 10am GMT. You can pick up tickets below once they are released.
Van Ness started his career as a hairdresser in Arizona before moving to Los Angeles, California in 2009 where he still works and resides.
From 2013-17 Van Ness starred in Gay of Thrones, the Game of Thrones parody web series which was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Short Form Variety Series in 2018.
Van Ness’ career really blew up in 2018 with the Netflix revival of Queer Eye, which also raised awareness of his weekly podcast Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness which he has presented since 2015.
As in-house grooming expert on Queer Eye, Van Ness stars as a member of the show’s ‘Fab 5’ alongside Antoni Porowski, Tan France, Karamo Brown and Bobby Berk and is renowned for his relentless energy and witty sarcasm.
The full list of dates on Jonathan Van Ness’ debut UK and Ireland tour is as follows:
26 April 2019 – Manchester, U.K. – O2 Apollo Manchester
27 April 2019 – London, U.K. – Eventim Apollo
28 April 2019 – Glasgow, U.K. – King’s Theatre
30 April 2019 – Dublin, Ireland – The Olympia Theatre
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