Comedian Ricky Gervais is set to perform in St Albans as part of his Armageddon tour. 

The Office and After Life star will take the stage at Civic Close's Alban Arena on Wednesday, April 19.

The show will begin at 7.30pm, with tickets costing £36.50 each.


Scenes for Ricky Gervais' After Life were filmed in nearby Hemel Hempstead, where there has been a bench installed to commemorate the show.

The Alban Arena website states: "Considered one of the most influential British comedians since Charlie Chaplin, (he received the Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award for Excellence in Comedy 2016 BAFTA/LA) Ricky Gervais returned to the stage with
‘SuperNature’ in 2021, following the global success of his recent Netflix stand-up special ‘Humanity’, which was his first in seven years.


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"The creator and star of The Office, Extras, Derek, and the critically acclaimed hit After Life, Ricky Gervais has won countless awards.

"Having enjoyed huge critical success for the outstanding After Life, his hit
series The Office is also the most successful British comedy of all time, shown in more than 90 countries with seven remakes.

"An award-winning stand-up comedian, don’t miss your chance to see Ricky Gervais live in 2023."

Tickets for the Alban Arena show go on sale at 10am on Friday, March 10.