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Adam Kay - Twas the Nightshift Before Christmas Live Tickets

Palace Theatre, London
Adam Kay - Twas the Nightshift Before Christmas Live
Palace Theatre, London
New show by Adam Kay

Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat… but 1.4 million NHS staff are heading off to work. Following the million-selling success of This Is Going To Hurt, Adam Kay delves back into his diaries for a hilarious peek behind the blue curtain at Christmastime.

Twas the Nightshift Before Christmas is a love letter to all those who spend their festive season on the front line, removing babies and baubles from the various places they get stuck, at the most wonderful time of the year. This heart-warming and hilarious live show mixes highlights from the book with Kay’s award-winning stand-up comedy and exclusive new content.

Twas the Nightshift Before Christmas is at the Palace Theatre from 21 December - 3 Jan. 2021.

Please note: In accordance with government guidelines, the auditorium has been organised into socially distant groups that are 1 metre apart in all directions. These must be purchased in full at the time of booking and can only comprise of single households, or a support bubble.


Subject to availability, tickets for Adam Kay The Nightshift Before Christmas may be exchanged up to 24 hours prior to a performance. Tickets are exchanged on a like for like basis for a future performance and cannot exceed the value of the original booking. No partial refunds can be made if the value of the exchanged tickets is less than the original booking. If you need to exchange your booking please emails us at

Previews from |
21st December 2020
Opening date |
21st December 2020
Booking from |
21st December 2020
Available until |
3rd January 2021
Closes |
3rd January 2021
Run time |
1 hour 10 minutes (No interval)
Categories |
Age recommendation 12+
Adam Kay

Palace Theatre Venue Information

Palace Theatre, 109-113 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 5AY
Nearest tube:
Leicester Square

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Photo credit: Adam Kay (Courtesy of Nimax Theatres)
Adam Kay to perform at the Palace Theatre this Christmas
Wednesday, 21 October, 2020, 11:03
Ahead of Adam Kay’s engagement of This Is Going To Hurt at the Apollo Theatre, it’s been announced that he’ll return to the West End this Christmas. He’ll perform a live show based on his second book, Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas, with performances at the Palace Theatre from 21 December - 3 Jan. 2021. Published in 2019, Adam Kay’s diary entries tell of his experiences as a junior doctor working the festive season. He peeks behind the blue curtain to reveal...
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