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Rob Brydon announces Ipswich Regent date on new stand-up tour – find out ticket details here

PUBLISHED: 11:46 02 August 2017 | UPDATED: 12:45 02 August 2017

Rob Brydon will be appearing at the Ipswich Regent.

Rob Brydon will be appearing at the Ipswich Regent.

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Top comedian Rob Brydon has lined up a date at the Ipswich Regent this year for his first stand-up tour since 2009.

The Welsh comic actor will be bringing his tour, I’m Still Standing, to the Regent on Wednesday, November 15.

The Would I Lie to You? presenter and Gavin and Stacey star will be completing his first UK tour since he sold out venues nationwide in 2009, with tickets expected to go quickly.

The comic actor, who is also known for The Trip with Steve Coogan, is the latest in a string of top comedians to announce an appearance at the venue, with German comic Henning Wehn, fellow Welshman Griff Rhys-Jones, Milton Jones and Russell Brand among those lined up this Autumn.

Tickets are £28 and go on sale from 10am on Friday (August 4).

To book a ticket or to find out more information visit the Regent’s website here or call the box office on 01473 433100.

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