News and blogs News Top comedian Russell Howard to host gig at the Forum in aid of Bath Rugby Foundation. Award-winning comedian, Russell Howard, has agreed to host a one-off show in Bath to raise funds for Bath Rugby Foundation. The famous comedian has toured the world with his shows and has appeared as a regular panellist on shows such as Mock the Week and Would I Lie to You?, hosted his own show, Russell Howard’s Good News, and currently hosts The Russell Howard Hour on Sky One. He is also a long-time supporter of Bath Rugby Foundation. This will be the fourth gig the Bath Rugby fan has performed in Bath for the charity. He has recently announced details of a huge world tour, which will take place next year. The comedy show will take place next Summer at Bath’s historic venue, The Forum. Want to be first to hear about ticket information for Russell Howard’s charity gig? Sign up to receive our newsletter on the link beneath this article. Bath Rugby Foundation CEO, Lynne Fernquest, said: “Russell has been a great supporter of Bath Rugby Foundation over the years and we are so pleased that he has agreed to give up his valuable time for our charity once again. “Russell’s show promises to be one of the highlights of the Summer in Bath and we know, from past experience, that the tickets will be in high demand when they go on sale. “Our thanks to Russell and his team, as well as the generous team at The Forum who have done so much to arrange this comedy show.” Bath’s biggest indoor venue, The Forum first opened its doors in 1934, The Forum has played host to many famous faces over the years and is one of the best venues around – the opportunity to see a world class comedian in this historic venue is to be missed! Bath Rugby Foundation, the charitable arm of Bath Rugby, exists to empower young people to succeed and create a better future for themselves. All of the funds raised from Russell Howard’s show will help support Bath Rugby Foundation’s ambition to help to change young lives in and around Bath. How to get tickets for Russell’s show at the Forum We will announce the date and ticket details in the coming weeks. Keep an eye on our website and our social media channels for the latest information. Want to be first to hear about ticket information for Russell Howard’s charity gig? Sign up to receive our newsletter on the link beneath this article.