PAUL MERTON MUSES AT THE VAUDEVILLE THEATRE
Thursday 08 March 2012
For the first time this century, Paul Merton is returning to his stand up roots and touring with his show Paul Merton Out Of My Head . He brings his UK tour to the West End at the Vaudeville Theatre from 1st October to 20th October.
His show will include standup routines by the Have I Got News for You star, alongside "sketches, music, magic, variety and dancing girls", otherwise known as Lee Simpson, Richard Vranch and Suki Webster, all of whom Merton has performed improv-comedy with him in the past.
His last standup tour in 1999, And This Is Me Paul Merton, came after a similar gap of around a decade. He later told Melvyn Bragg in an interview: "I hadn't done standup comedy for about 10 years, and it was like I'd never done it. People had no idea I'd been a standup comedian; they thought I was born to sit behind a desk and make quips about the week's news."
Famed for his surreal sense of humour and deadpan delivery, Paul Merton is one of Britain's bset loved comedians.
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