Tez Ilyas, has announced a new comedy tour and tickets go on sale this week.

Tez, made the announcement yesterday (April 6) and revealed the towns and cities he will be visiting in ‘An Audience with Tez Ilyas’.

Join the star of The Tez O’Clock Show (Channel 4), TEZ Talks (BBC Radio 4) and the multi-award-winning Man Like Mobeen (BBC Three), for a fun evening of his trademark riotous crowd participation.

Each ticket includes a copy of the the newly released paperback copy of Tez’s book, 'The Secret Diary of a British Muslim Aged 13 3/4'.



There will also be a Q&A, meet and greet and book signing at every show.

The tour takes place in July and Tez will be visiting 10 towns and cities during the month – including his Blackburn hometown.

Tickets for his King George’s Hall gig start from £21.50.

Here is a full list of towns, cities and venues he will be visiting:


  • Newcastle, The Stand Comedy Club – Saturday 9 July
  • Glasgow, Oran Mor – Sunday 10 July
  • Leicester, The Y Theatre – Monday 11 July
  • Bradford, The Studio – Wednesday 13 July
  • Blackburn, King George’s Hall – Wednesday 13 July
  • Stockton, Arc – Thursday 14 July
  • Manchester, The Lowry – Friday 15 July
  • Birmingham, The Old Rep Theatre – Saturday 16 July
  • London, The Bloomsbury Theatre – Saturday 16 July
  • Bristol, Hen and Chicken – Sunday 17 July

Pre-sale for O2 customers is open now. General sale is on Friday 8 April at 10am.