Congress Theatre, Friday 10 September 2021

2021 is set to bring lots of much-needed laughter to Eastbourne Theatre audiences as Rob Brydon joins a whole host of top comedians heading to the Congress Theatre next year! Tickets go on-sale for Rob’s 10 September 2021 unique tour performance at 10am Tuesday 8 December 2020.

Award winning comedian Rob Brydon and his eight-piece band will take to the road next year with his new show, Rob Brydon – A Night Of Songs & Laughter, marking the first time Brydon has created a show that includes songs and music as well as his acclaimed wit and comedy.

With songs from Tom Waits to Tom Jones, and Guys and Dolls to Elvis (and almost everything in between), A Night of Songs & Laughter tells Rob’s personal musical journey from South Wales to the West End and beyond. Audiences can expect Rob’s usual warmth and humour as he regales them with hilarious tales from his distant and recent past.

Rob commented: “I’m so excited to get back on stage with this show. Touring with this incredible band of musicians is such a delight. I’m looking forward to getting around the country next year and bring some much needed music and laughter.”

Rob Brydon’s varied career began with the TV comedy shows Marion and Geoff and Human Remains in 2000, for which he won British Comedy Awards.  Since then his comedy credits have included A Small Summer Party, The Keith Barret Show, Directors Commentary, Supernova, Cruise Of The Gods, Black Books, I’m Alan Partridge, Little Britain, Live At The Apollo, Rob Brydon’s Annually Retentive, QI, The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year, Have I Got News For You, Gavin and StaceyRob Brydon’s Identity CrisisWould I Lie To You and The Trip with Steve Coogan.

He has also appeared in the dramas Oliver Twist, Heroes and Villains: Napoleon, The Way We Live Now, Murder In Mind, Kenneth Tynan: In Praise of Hardcore, Marple and the films 24 Hour Party People, MirrorMask, A Cock and Bull Story and the film Swimming with Men.

In 2009 alongside Ruth Jones, Robin Gibb and Sir Tom Jones, Rob reached number one in the UK charts with the single Islands in The Stream, in aid of Comic Relief. He also embarked on an 87 date tour of the UK with his stand up show, Rob Brydon Live which included a three week run in London’s West End.  He recently enjoyed a sold-out tour with Lee Mack and David Mitchell, before his own sell-out tour in 2020.

Rob Brydon appears at Eastbourne Theatres in 2021 joining other top comedians including Jon Richardson, Josh WiddicombeJulian ClaryRomesh Ranganathan , Rhod Gilbert,Jimmy Carr and John Bishop! Let 2021 be the year to let laugh-out-loud live comedy into your life. You deserve it!

Tickets for Rob Brydon – A Night of Songs & LaughterCongress Theatre, 10 September 2021 go on-sale 10am this Tuesday 8 December 2020. Tickets priced £39, book online at with the option of print-at-home tickets or call Box Office (Visitor Services) on 01323 412000.