The Great Yorkshire Fringe will take place between the 18th and 28th July 2019 and will see the historic city of York's well known thoroughfare transformed into a vibrant and exciting central festival hub. To celebrate our 5th birthday we will be spreading out across the city into even more cultural venues with our eclectic mix of comedy, music, theatre, cabaret and family friendly fun.
Richard Herring: RHLSTP
26th July 2019 - 6:00pm
Richard Herring has enjoyed phenomenal success as a writer and performer and is an innovator in the world of podcasts.
Persistently placing in the Top 10 UK Comedy Podcast chart, Richard Herring’s Podcast sees him interview top comedians in front of a live audience and is then released online both as videos and podcasts for free. Previous guests include Stephen Fry, Ed Milliband, Simon Pegg, Armando Ianucci, Russell Brand, Stephen Merchant, Steve Coogan, Tim Minchin, David Mitchell, Eddie Izzard and Stewart Lee. The show regularly has up to 200,000 listeners per episode, won three Chortle Internet Comedy Awards and is the only non-BBC show to ever win a Sony Best Comedy Award.
“Herring is a superior comedian … hilarious” - The Guardian
“Stimulating and Exhilarating… Utterly Hilarious” - Chortle ★★★★★
“The best comedian of his generation” - GQ