Derby LIVE are pleased to announce that Comedy superstar John Bishop is extending his sell out UK tour and bringing his brand new show ‘Winging It’ to more venues across the UK, including Derby Arena. Tickets go on sale on Monday 13 November at 10am.


John is loading up the trucks for more fun on the road and will visit Derby Arena on Sat 17 and Sun 18 March 2018. This latest show is his biggest, best and funniest one yet! Grab your tickets now.


Winging It will see John back on stage for his fifth UK tour, performing in his own inimitable style.  His last tour Supersonic was watched by more than 500,000 people and received huge critical acclaim.  Rollercoaster in 2012 was another sell out, and followed the successes of his Sunshine tour in 2011 and the Elvis Has Left The Building show in 2010, for which he was nominated for an Edinburgh Comedy Award.


“Unimprovable… Frankly hilarious!” ***** Daily Telegraph

“A gloriously gifted story teller” Evening Standard

“Bishop has funny bones” The Times


John Bishop has had an incredible career.  Within three years of his first ever comedy gig, John was playing to sold-out arena audiences across the country and released the fastest selling stand-up DVD in UK history. He has achieved huge success with a number of his own comedy, entertainment and documentary shows including John Bishop’s Australia, John Bishop’s Britain, John Bishop’s Only Joking, The John Bishop Show, The John Bishop Christmas Show and John Bishop’s Gorilla Adventure. 


John Bishop will be appearing in Winging It at Derby Arena on Sat 17 March at 8:30pm and Sun 18 March at 7:30pm. This show is not suitable for those aged under 16 years.


Tickets are priced at £37 and will go on general sale with Derby LIVE on Monday 13 November at 10am. Tickets can be purchased through the Derby LIVE Box Office on 01332 255800 or online at They can also be purchased at the Sales and Information Centre, on the Market Place, Derby, DE1 3AH.

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