Matt Forde brings his hugely successful podcast ‘The Political Party’ to London's Duchess Theatre.

About the show

Matt Forde (Spitting Image, Have I Got News For You, The Royal Variety Performance, Mock the Week and Question Time) brings his hugely successful podcast ‘The Political Party’ to London’s Duchess Theatre. At each show Matt will be joined by a different political heavyweight. Previous guests include Tony Blair, Julia Gillard, Anthony Scaramucci, Nicola Sturgeon, Sadiq Khan, Jeffrey Archer, Jess Phillips, Margaret Beckett, Michael Heseltine, Sayeeda Warsi, Edwina Currie and Ken Clarke.

Monday 19 September, 7.30pm - will feature special guests Emily Maitlis and Jon Sopel

The Political Party Podcast is regularly in the Top 10 comedy podcasts and has hit over 6 million downloads. The show was recently listed by ‘Mace Magazine’ as the Number 1 Political Podcast in the UK and by ‘The i’ newspaper as one of the 50 Greatest Podcasts.

Follow @MattForde on Twitter for the latest news and guest announcements.

Line-ups subject to change.

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Booking Info

Booking Until Monday 20 March 2023


Guests to be announced
Monday 19 September, 7.30pm
With special guests Emily Maitlis and Jon Sopel
Monday 3 October, 7.30pm
With special guest Mick Lynch
Monday 17 October, 7.30pm
With special guest Matt Hancock
Monday 7 November, 7.30pm
With special guest David Dimbleby
Monday 14 November, 7.30pm
Monday 5 December, 7.30pm
With special guest Rachel Reeves
Monday 19 December, 7.30pm
Monday 23 January 2023, 7.30pm
Monday 6 February 2023, 7.30pm
Monday 20 February 2023, 7.30pm
Monday 6 March 2023, 7.30pm
Monday 20 March 2023, 7.30pm

Ticket Pricing

Tickets £26.50

Including £1.50 Theatre Restoration Levy

Running Time

1hr 50mins including one interval

Age Recommendation


Book Tickets

In Person

Duchess Theatre, 3-5 Catherine Street, London, WC2B 5LA

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