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6 Feb 2017

Award winning comedian Paul Sinha to perform at University

Award winning comedian Paul Sinha, will visit the University this week as part of The Leicester Comedy Festival 2017.

International stand-up comedian Sinha, who is also medically qualified, first achieved media recognition in 2006 when his solo show Saint or Sinha was nominated for the If.comedy award at the Edinburgh Festival.

As a live comic, Paul has had two national tours and also performed in Beijing, Munich, Amsterdam, Barcelona and Tokyo.

He has featured on Radio 4 with his series Paul Sinha’s Citizenship Test and currently has a starring role as “The Sinnerman”, one of the formidable Chasers on the hit ITV quiz show “The Chase”.

Described as 'fiercely sharp, poignant and on top form' and a 'faultless hour of comedy’, Paul Sinha’s “Postcards from the Z-List” is not to be missed.

Paul will be performing at Martin Hall Theatre on Loughborough University Campus on Saturday 11 February, 7:30pm. Tickets can be bought online here or from LU Arts Box Office at Loughborough Town Hall on 01509-231914.

For more on the LU Arts programme, please contact Nick Slater, director of Arts on 01509-222960 or go to

For more on Paul Sinha, go to