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Des Bishop – Grey Matters

4 - 5 May 2017 Showing at: State Theatre Centre of WA

Des Bishop – Grey Matters

4 - 5 May 2017 Showing at: State Theatre Centre of WA Buy tickets

Presented by Perth Comedy Festival and Live Nation

One of Ireland’s most successful comedians returns to Australia with a show about getting older.

Shocked by turning 40, Des has caught himself saying things like 'in my day’. Not married and without kids, Des thoroughly enjoys being the backseat parent amongst his friends. This show sees Des tackle the issues confronting him these days: modern day parenting, why he’s glad he’s not a teenager nowadays, erectile dysfunction, would you kill Hitler as a baby and why Des was inspired by his niece to end period shaming. It’s straight stand-up at its best.

Age recommendation: Suitable for ages 14+ years
Warnings: Adult language and themes

Please note:
  • Latecomers will not be admitted until a suitable break during the performance.
  • Mobile telephones and electronic devices are to be turned off during the performance.
  • Cameras, video cameras and tape recorders will not be permitted without the consent of the promoter.

“Funny, erudite and effortlessly delivered.” – The Scotsman, UK

“One of the finest performers at this years festival. Fast paced and clever. A sure-fire winner.” – The Sunday Age, Melbourne

“Charismatic, sincere, eloquent and always seeking the angle.” – Chortle

“Edgy material snappy never sappy Bishop has judged this one beautifully.” – The Age, Melbourne

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