MARK NELSON brings his highly acclaimed comedy show to The Limelight, Belfast

Mark Nelson

Multi-award-winning Scottish comedy star Mark Nelson brings his highly acclaimed show to Belfast as part of his first nationwide tour.

Mark Nelson will perform his highly acclaimed show at The Limelight, Belfast, on Friday, 2 February 2024. Since winning the inaugural Scottish Comedian of the Year Award in 2006, barely a year after his first-ever open-spot, Mark Nelson’s mix of cutting observations and social commentary and superb one-liners has seen him firmly established as one of Scotland’s best-loved comedians.

Now the multi-award winner, whose work has previously been featured on Have I Got News For You, Mock The Week, and 8 Out Of 10 Cats are embarking on their first-ever nationwide tour. Audiences from Oban to Dublin will have the chance to enjoy the very best of Nelson, who alongside his critically acclaimed live work, is known for creating the BBC’s biggest-ever online hit, News At 3, which currently has over 250 million views worldwide.

Mark Nelson’s awards include Daily Telegraph Critics Choice of the Fringe, Scottish Comedy Award for Best Headliner 5 times, Arts Award Voice Best Fringe Show and UK Comedian’s Comedian Of The Year 2021. He has hosted thirteen seasons of BBC Radio Scotland’s The Good, The Bad And The Unexpected and appeared on BBC Radio’s News Quiz and Breaking the News. On television, Nelson hosts BBC Scotland’s Edinburgh Unlocked (returning this year for its third season) and Bad Influencer, alongside appearances on

BBC’s The Comedy Marathon and Comedy Underground. Much in demand as a headliner and festival act, he has played to audiences in Australia, New York, Dubai and China and featured on the bills of Dublin’s Vodafone Festival, Altitude Festival in The Alps, T In The Park, Kendal Calling and Rockness.

Mark Nelson: All The Best
Friday 2 February 2024, 7 pm
The Limelight, 17, Ormeau Avenue, Belfast, BT2 8HD

Tickets here.

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