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Richard Herring: The Best– The Lowry, Salford

Reviewer: Matt Forrest We’ve all done it: knocking up a compilation tape or CD for that special someone in our life (I know I’m showing my age).Putting our favourite tunes all in one place can be an arduous task and one that requires a great deal of time and patience, but thoroughly enjoyable in the end. For his latest tour, ...

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Richard Herring: The Best – The Old Rep, Birmingham

Reviewer:  George Attwell Gerhards Nobody likes the last episode in the series of Mock the Week. It is almost always a tawdry mix of highlights from previous episodes, best-of segments and ‘previously unseen’ (normally for a reason) material. Richard Herring’s current stand-up tour, The Best, is a long-form live version of this formula. Over the past fifteen years Herring has ...

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Richard Herring: Happy Now? – The Lowry, Salford

Richard Herring - Happy Now Promo Image

Reviewer: Jay Nuttall Richard Herring has had quite an eventful couple of years. He is now a 48-year-old husband and father of a small baby girl. But is he happy now? This is the topic of Herring’s 12th solo. Like all of his previous musings he delves quite deeply into his personal life only, this time, he joyously informs us, ...

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Richard Herring: Lord of the Dance Settee – The Lowry, Salford

Reviewer: Jo Beggs Richard Herring is forty-seven. ‘How is that relevant?’ you might ask. Well, clearly he thinks it is, because he tells us, just as he’s told us how old he is in just about every show he’s done in the past ten years. You might say he’s a bit obsessed with the passing years. In 2007 Oh Fuck, ...

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Richard Herring, We’re All Going To Die – The Lowry, Salford

Writer: Richard Herring Reviewer: Laura Orton We are all going to die. Fact. Death is one of life's very few guarantees. And it is always approached as such a sombre and dower subject. This is why Richard Herring's latest stand-up show is such a special gem. He breathes life into the depressing subject, making it hilariously funny, pointing out the ...

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Richard Herring : Talking Cock – The Lowry, Salford

Reviewer: Luke Walker [Rating: 4] Ten years ago, Richard Herring revealed his show, Talking Cock, for the first time at the Edinburgh Festival. A massive hit then led to national and international tours, the show being translated and performed in several languages and even a book deal. Now, Herring resurrects his show entirely focussed on the male genitalia and, of ...

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Richard Herring: Talking Cock – Grand Opera House, York

Reviewer: Rosie Revell [Rating:5] Since thoroughly examining the male member, as it were, over 10 years ago, with his original show Talking Cock, comedian Richard Herring has taken on a wide range of topics such as religion (Christ on A Bike), Hitler (Hitler Moustache) and love (What is Love, Anyway?). Conceived as the male counterpart to The Vagina Monologues but ...

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