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James Acaster

CONNEXIN LIVE, Myton Street, Hull, HU1 2PS

27 Jul 2019

James Acaster is one of the most brilliant and distinctive young comedians of his generation. He has just announced that he will be visiting the Bonus Arena, Hull on 27th July 2019.
Tickets for this seated concert go on sale at 9am on sale Friday 7th December from www.bonusarenahull.com

A whimsical master, he has received acclaim from around the world, including a record breaking 5 consecutive nominations for ‘Best Comedy Show’ at the 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016 Edinburgh Fringe Festivals, and winning the 2015 Chortle Award for Best Show, and Best International Show Award at the 2014 New Zealand International Comedy Festival.

As well as his glowing stand-up career, James is also a TV and radio regular and has secured himself as a favourite across both platforms, alongside many of his own projects.

Tickets go on general sale at 9am on sale Friday 7th December from www.bonusarenahull.com or alternatively call 0844 8440444* Accessible tickets can be purchased by calling 0800 9884440. *calls costs 7p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge

The Bonus Arena officially opened this summer with a show by the legendary Van Morrison.

Other gigs announced so far at the Arena include Courteeners, Jack White, The Vamps, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Rick Astley, Boy George and Culture Club and The Harlem Globetrotters.

Venue Details

Myton Street,

01482 456224



Over 400,000 visitors have experienced events here at the venue since 2018 including Bob Dylan, Catfish & The Bottlemen, Ne-Yo, Paloma Faith, JLS, Sarah Millican, Blondie, Noel Gallagher and many more. The venue is a state-of-the-art music and events complex with a capacity of up to 4,000 people for concerts and live events, plus an array of bars, lounges, premium seating and hospitality suits including the Connexin Lounge. The venue is purpose built to offer significant flexibility for any conference, exhibition, dinner or event. With 1320 square metres of floor space, making it one of the biggest in the region, the Arena’s flexibility means we can host events of all shapes and sizes – from huge award ceremonies to smaller breakout meetings, including the University of Hull’s graduation ceremonies. The building is owned by Hull City Council and is managed by ASM Global.


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