Andy Zaltzman: Satirist for Hire



24 Jan

Further details

  • Space: Studio
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1 hour 45 minutes including interval

This show was originally scheduled for 17th November 2022.

Andy Zaltzman, chair of  The News Quiz (Radio 4), host of the global hit satirical podcast The Bugle, and Test Match Special statistician, returns with his unparalleled interactive stand-up show.

Andy invites audience members to submit topics, issues and miscellaneous gripes ahead of the show for him to satirise to order, meaning every show is unique and can encompass everything from the biggest political stories of the day to pedantic personal peeves, all delivered by one of Britain’s leading political comedians.

Please submit a satirical commission in advance on any topic in our increasingly ridiculous universe, to Please include the date of the show you will be attending, plus details of the issue/person/concept/thing you would like Andy to satirise, and any relevant supporting material.

Andy Zaltzman is a stand-up comedian and broadcaster, who has firmly established himself in the vanguard of British comedy with his uniquely inventive brand of political satire. A regular at the Edinburgh Fringe, Andy has performed across the world, including tours of North America, Australia and India.

He is host of The Bugle, one of the longest-running and most successful comedy podcasts in the world, and has been a regular presence on Radio 4 over the last two decades. Since 2020, he has chaired The News Quiz, and has been an integral part of the Test Match Special team since 2016.

The show has been rescheduled for 24 January 2023.

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