Funnyman Danny to visit Music Hall

Scottish-Indian comedian Danny Bhoy
Scottish-Indian comedian Danny Bhoy

Award-winning funnyman Danny Bhoy is to take his latest show, Please Untick This Box, to Aberdeen’s Music Hall on Thursday, September 18.

He said: “I’m really looking forward to going on tour, I thrive off making people laugh.

“I adore the amount of freedom you have in stand-up and I have the same sense of excitement as I have ever had. I love being on stage and can’t wait to see the fans again.”

The Scottish-Indian comedian from Dumfries and Galloway, began stand-up in 1998, impressing audiences with his unique brand of observational humour and natural gift for storytelling, and a year later won The Daily Telegraph Open Mic Award, the biggest national competition in the UK for new comics.

He started performing at Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2001 where, within a week, he had sold out his entire three-week run and added extra shows due to popular demand.

He has returned to Edinburgh Festival Fringe every year, except for 2007.

Danny returned to Montreal festival in 2007, where he was given the rare chance to perform a 10-night solo run and later that year, embarked on his first major tour of Australia with 94 dates.

In 2011, he sold out shows at the Sydney Comedy Festival, with his show Messenger (Please Do Not Shoot) and has also enjoyed TV appearances on Live At The Apollo and The David Letterman Show.

Winning fans around the globe, Danny’s popularity continues to rise at a meteoric pace and his razor sharp wit has been described as effortlessly funny.

Tickets for his Aberdeen show cost £16 are available online at www.aberdeenperformingarts.com, by phone at 01224 641122 and at Aberdeen Box Office at the Music Hall and His Majesty’s Theatre.