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Force Majeure – European & World Tour






Force majeure (French, pronounced: [fɔʁs maʒœʁ][1]) “superior force”, “chance occurrence, unavoidable accident”

Nearly three years after launching his epic circumnavigation of the globe, international celebrity Eddie Izzard – Comedian, Actor and Europhile is about to celebrate his unofficial comedy world record of performing in more than 28 countries (and in three languages) – from Moscow to the Hollywood Bowl – with sell out shows in London’s West End and 49 of the US states.

“The greatest British standup comedian of his generation” THE SUNDAY TIMES

FORCE MAJEURE is the most extensive comedy tour ever.

EDDIE IZZARD, the man who turned talking ‘Bollocks’ into an art form has performed and sold–out Madison Square Garden in New York and became the first stand-up to play a solo show at the Los Angeles’ legendary Hollywood Bowl. He has performed at many of the major arena’s across the world as well as undertaking several residencies in both France and Germany performing his shows STRIPPED and FORCE MAJEURE in French and German.

Renowned for his love of languages, this Autumn Eddie will embark on his first Spanish tour attempting to perform much of the show in Spanish. These very special performances will offer a unique opportunity to witness Eddie’s work in progress as he attempts to master a new language. As with his French and German shows before, Eddie will begin the run with a very basic grasp of the language and through performance and the interaction from his audiences he will build up to performing the whole show in Spanish.


“Sheer Comic Genius”



“Gonflé, il déglingue le reel jusqu’à l’absurde avec unecertaine virtuosité et manie la dérision avec panache” LE FIGARO MAGAZINE


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