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Jon Richardson: Old Man – The Lowry, Salford

Reviewer: Emma Boswell  Jon Richardson, best known as a regular team captain on 8 out of 10 Cats, has brought his Old Man tour to The Lowry for three nights as part of his five-month run. Richardson’s life has changed a lot since his last tour: he has surprised everyone (but mainly himself) in bagging himself a wife (fellow stand-up ...

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NEWS: Further acts announced for Latitude

With an already impressive arts, theatre and comedy line-up announced, Latitude Festival organisers have today announced further acts for the 10th anniversary running of the Suffolk based festival. 16 additional comedy acts have been announced for Latitude, alongside previously announced acts such as Jason Manford, Alan Davies and Jon Richardson. New additions to the comedy line-up include Andrew Maxwell, Russell ...

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Jon Richardson: Nidiot – The Lowry, Salford

Reviewer: Tracey Lowe Good old loveable misanthrope Jon Richardson. Now a regular fixture on our television screens, he can always be relied upon to see potential misery in any given situation. It’s slightly odd that a comedian with such an apparent negative opinion of the general public draws such large crowds. But draw he does, with a three-night run at ...

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Jon Richardson – The Lowry, Salford

Reviewer: Tracey Lowe [Rating:4] Jon Richardson’s rise to fame has been a joy to watch. From his days with fellow comedian Russell Howard on digital radio station BBC 6Music, to performing his stand-up in medium venues, to his appearances as team captain on ‘8 Out of 10 Cats’. The latter is undoubtedly responsible for his new level of quasi-celebrity, and ...

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Jon Richardson: Funny Magnet – The Lowry, Salford

Reviewer: Poppy Helm [rating:4] Jon Richardson has had a lot on his plate over the last year – he's published a book, captained a team on Channel 4's 8 Out of 10 Cats and sold out theatres with his It's Not Me, It's You tour. It's a wonder then that he's found time to write any new material but somehow ...

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