“An unapologetic, come-get-some attitude… terrifyingly honest, quick-fire stories with hilarious pay-offs” ★★★★ Time Out
“The US comic’s performance yesterday was out of this world, yet so down to earth” ★★★★★ The Upcoming
“Her energy is infectious, making what she says all the more compelling” Entertainment Weekly
It was announced today, 13th November, US stand-up Iliza Shlesinger will return to London with an exclusive performance with her brand-new show ‘Iliza: The Forever Tour’ following multiple sold-out, critically-acclaimed UK runs which had extra dates added due to overwhelming demand for tickets. Iliza is set to perform her latest straight-talking and provocative material at the Eventim Apollo for one night only on Saturday 2nd May. Tickets go on pre-sale at 10am on Thursday 14th November exclusively from Eventim Apollo, with general sale at 10am on Friday 15th November at iliza.com.
The news arrives as the hotly anticipated premiere of her 5th Netflix stand-up special Unveiled, which delves into her journey of getting married, is set to land on 19th November. Iliza’s debut one-hour comedy special, War Paint, reached number 1 on the iTunes charts and was named one of its Top 10 Albums of 2013. Her follow-up Netflix specials Freezing Hot (2015) and Confirmed Kills (2016), sealed her title as one of the hottest touring acts in America alongside her most recent special Elder Millennial, which can all be watched on the streaming service and were featured in her Fan-U-mentary Iliza Shlesinger: Over & Over which gives fans an inside look into what goes in to making a stand up special. Iliza’s dedicated fan base show their loyalty by creating their own Iliza inspired swag to wear to her shows.
In addition to her stand up, Iliza is currently in production on The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show for Netflix. She was recently seen co-starring in the Paramount Pictures movie Instant Family, starring Mark Wahlberg and Rose Byrne, and she’ll next be seen co-starring opposite Wahlberg in the Netflix movie Wonderland, directed by Peter Berg.
Away from the stage, Iliza released her first book Girl Logic: The Genius and the Absurdity (Hachette Book Group), a subversive collection of essays and observations on a confident woman’s approach to friendship, singlehood, and relationships. Her new podcast AIA: Ask Iliza Anything receives huge listenership and showcases her unique look on life, while her past credits include Truth & Iliza, the digital talk show she hosted and starred in on Freeform and Forever 31 created for ABC Digital.
Venue: Eventim Apollo Hammersmith
Date: Saturday 2nd May
For more information please contact: Florrie Sheehan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 0207 598 7222