Ed Byrne looking into the camera with a layer of smashed glass over the image and clock in the background

Ed Byrne

Comedy Tragedy Plus Time Thu 16 May 2024, 7:30pm The Anvil



£31.50 (includes £4 booking fee)


Suitable for: ages 14 and over (contains discussions of death)

Please note: Tickets for this event will be sent by text message (or can be collected) 24 hours before the performance. The reselling of tickets will result in cancellation of booking.

Attributed to Mark Twain, humour is defined as Tragedy Plus Time. Come and join Ed as he tests that formula by mining the most tragic event in his life for laughs.

As seen as hosting Live At The Apollo and regular appearances on QI and Mock The Week (BBC).

Cast & Creatives


5 Stars

Hilarious, extremely dark, profoundly touching and resolutely unsentimental. Ed Byrne has plumbed the very depths of his soul and found something verging on greatness
Rolling Stone

5 Stars

A delicate, sensitive high-wire act of a show, yet Byrne never once stumbles
Mail on Sunday

5 Stars

This is no misery memoir, Byrne is too talented a comic for that
The Arts Desk

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