Reliving 10 years of remarkable and spectacular comedy shows. As the year comes to a close, here are a few of the comedy tours that defined the decade:
05/06 May 2012
Russell Peters sold out 2 nights at Singapore Indoor Stadium in 2012. He set a new attendance record for
having the fastest selling comedy show in Singapore’s history.
He then returned in 2015 and 2016 with full house shows.
04 May 2014
British legendary comedian John Cleese sold out two nights at the UCC
Hall @ NUS in 2014. In 7th March 2020, he'll return with his newest stand -up show 'In Praise Of Silly' at the same venue!
27 February 2017
One of the world’s most famous and
respected comedians, Eddie Izzard, brought his record -breaking comedy show ‘Force Majeure’ 3 years ago at UCCHall @ NUS.
Bianca Del Rio
26 November 2017
2 years ago, Ru Paul’s Drag Race
iconic ‘Queen of Mean’ Bianca del
Rio made her debut show in Asia! She
brought her 'Blame It On Bianca’ tour to Hong Kong and Singapore in 2017.
In 2018, she then returned for her ‘It’s Jester Joke’ tour in Singapore, Hong Kong, and Manila.
25 June 2013
6 years ago, Hollywood comedian Chris Tucker entertained a sold-out
Kallang Theatre! It was his first
-ever stand-up show in Singapore.
Rupaul's Drag Race: Battle of the Seasons
10 July 2016
3 years ago, the world's biggest touring drag revue 'RuPaul’s Drag Race Battle of the Seasons: 2016
Extravaganza Tour' was in Singapore for the first time at the Kallang Theatre
24 May 2017
Comedy superstar Lilly Singh ‘Superwoman’ had her debut show in
Singapore 2 years ago at the Kallang Theatre as part of her ‘How To Be A Bawse’ tour. Just this year, she
launched her own late - night TV show – A Little Late with Lilly Singh!
15 May 2018
Five-time Grammy and Emmy
nominated comedian Margaret Cho
brought her ‘Fresh Off The Bloat’ tour
to Singapore last year at Kallang
‘It was a unique comedy moment that
was unforgettable. A performance that
either brought you pain or left you
marvelling at her comedic genius.’ –
12 November 2013
UK superstar comedian Michael McIntyre made his stand -up debut in
Singapore 6 years ago at The Star
Theatre! He then returned on 29
Nov 2017 with his globally successful
'Big World Tour' at the same venue!
Goodbye Obama, Hello Trump
04 February 2017
2 years ago, LA Comedy Live staged the very first 'Goodbye Obama, Hello
Trump' comedy tour at Kallang Theatre, starring Reggie Brown as Barack Obama & Anthony Atamanuik as Donald Trump. A lot can happen in 2 years! Can we say, 'Goodbye Trump now?'
03 November 2017
America’s most in- demand comedian, Kathy Griffin, brought
her ‘Laugh Your Head Off’ tour to Singapore for the first time at The
Star Gallery 2 years ago. The tour kicked off a year after she made
headlines around the world when she posted a controversial image of her holding a bloody and fake decapitated head of Donald Trump.
19 August 2019
Popular stand-up comedian and host of Emmy and Peabody Award-winning ‘The Daily Show’ brought his ‘Loud and Clear’ tour to Singapore at The Star Theatre just this year.
Trevor’s inaugural performance in Singapore sold out and was so overwhelming that a second show has been added on the same day.