Jon Richardson: The Knitwit

Off The Kerb Productions Present Running from
Next event: Friday 24 September at 8pm
  • £24.50 (each ticket is subject to a £1.50 booking fee)

Members get 10% off tickets at Storyhouse. Moonlight Flicks and Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre. £4 month, no commitment, priority booking, no fees, instant access, two tickets per member.

  • Storyhouse Theatre

Update: this event has now been rescheduled to Friday 24 September 2021.  We are in the process of contacting all bookers with more information. If you have a ticket for this event but have not heard from us yet, please click here.

I want to make sure that this show is as good as it possibly can be and goes ahead under as close to normal circumstances as is possible. Hopefully by pushing back we can meet in a world without masks and social distancing and get back to laughing and spluttering over one another like in the good old days. Sorry once again but I’m very much looking forward to seeing you all next year.” Jon Richardson

Will the recycling be put out on the right day? Who is going to smooth over the top of the margarine? How many lights are on upstairs when everybody is downstairs?

Watch Jon pretend that these aren’t his foremost concerns as he leaves home on his first tour since the last one.

Best known as a team captain on 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Cats Countdown (Channel 4), host of Dave’s Ultimate Worrier, and upcoming sitcom Meet the Richardsons. As well as Would I Lie To You (BBC One), Have I Got News For You (BBC One), Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow (BBC One), and Taskmaster (Dave).

Certificate:

Strictly 14+

Time details

1 hr 50 (including an interval)

Upcoming events

Friday 24 September 8pm Storyhouse Theatre Tickets from £24.50 Sold out

Reviews

Whip-smart comedy... His mind is extraordinary
Moany old brilliance
A wildly funny whinge of volcanic frustrations

You may also be interested in

On Stage Luisa Omielan: God is a Woman
Storyhouse Theatre

Fresh from a successful Off-Broadway run, comedian Luisa Omielan tours the UK with her highly anticipated God is a Woman show.

Book now
On Stage Omid Djalili: The Good Times Tour
Storyhouse Theatre

Multi award-winning comedian and actor Omid Djalili is now back where he belongs, on a stage and bringing back the Good Times. 

Book now
Here Are The Young Men (15)
Showing until: Monday 31 May
Online

1hr 36 | A fresh and shocking Irish thriller featuring an all-star cast, Here Are The Young Men is an unflinching examination of toxic masculinity, written and directed by Eoin Macken.

Truman & Tennessee: An Intimate Conversation
Showing until: Sunday 30 May
Online

1hr 21 | A story of two of the greatest writers of the past century examined in a dialogue that stretches from their early days of friendship to their final, unsparing critiques of each other.  Filmmaker Lisa Immordino Vreeland brings the two forces together in a unique and fascinating tête-à-tête.

Sequin In A Blue Room (18)
Showing until: Sunday 16 May
Online

1hr 20 | Sequin is exploring his sexuality through an obsession with anonymous hook-ups, until he finds his way into the mysterious ‘Blue Room’. There, Sequin connects with a captivating stranger, but they’re separated suddenly. Utterly fixated on this man, Sequin sets off on a mission to track him down.

A Common Crime (12A)
Showing until: Friday 14 May
Online

1hr 36 | One night, Kevin, the adolescent son of Cecilia’s housekeeper, knocks on her door. Cecilia lives alone with her young child and is too afraid to let Kevin in. The next day, his body is found in a river. The neighbourhood accuses the police of having hounded the teenager and social unrest rocks the town.

Malmkrog (12A)
Showing until: Friday 14 May
Online

3hr 21 | Set in a country house in Transylvannia, the guests who come to the mansion of aristocratic landowner Nikolai are hand-picked. As they converse, dine, and play parlour games tensions mount and debate becomes heated as they discuss the politics of the day.

Women Over 50 Film Festival (WOFFF)
Showing until: Friday 14 May
Online

1hr 44 | Women Over 50 Film Festival showcases films by and about older women. This virtual ‘Best of The Fest’ is packed with award winning films about witches, warriors, and women who roar!

On Stage Live Stream: Byron Wallen’s Four Corners Album Portrait Tour

Byron Wallen will play music from his latest album ‘Portrait: Reflections on Belonging’, featuring his dazzling Four Corners band, led by himself on trumpet and conches.

On Stage Live Stream: The Greatest Play in the History of the World

A universal love story that celebrates the human race in all its glorious messiness, confusion and joy.

On Stage Live stream: Madame Ovary
Online

This is the live stream to watch at home – to buy tickets to attend the in-person event at Storyhouse…

Rose (15)
Showing until: Friday 30 April
Online

1hr 26 | Gripped by a violent, terrifying illness, Rose lives in seclusion with her husband, but the arrival of a stranger shatters the fragile refuge they have built.

Save Storyhouse, Save the Summer!

Find out about our plans for the biggest Storyhouse summer ever, and how you can help us to survive and maybe even thrive.