The Word is Terry Christian – The Naught Nineties and More!
Comedy show about the 1990s with video clips on the big screen from The Word
Join Award-Winning Broadcaster, Comedian and WORD host Terry Christian as we celebrate – with the aid of some amazing clips and a no holds barred Q&A – the 30th Anniversary of this iconic and quintessentially 90s ground breaking and controversial TV show.
Relive the 90s! Relive The Word!
Going on air in August 1990, the WORD both revolutionised Youth TV and predated reality TV by many years.
Deliberately aiming to achieve something new and exciting, the WORD pushed at the conventional boundaries of broadcasting to court controversy and outrage the establishment.
The Word Is Terry Christian
Going on air in August 1990, The Word both revolutionised youth TV and predated reality TV by many years. Deliberately aiming to achieve something new and exciting, The Word pushed at the conventional boundaries of broadcasting to court controversy and outrage the Establishment. Combining a unique mix of cutting-edge bands like Nirvana , Oasis and Snoop Dogg, irreverent and anarchic interviews of A-lister guests like Whitney Houston Dave Chappelle, Bill Hicks , , Rikki Lake, A and Oliver Reed, stories from the margins of society, and downright bizarre and outrageous studio stunts , The Word soon became loved by its target audience and loathed by the press in equal measure. Join award winning broadcaster, comedian and Word Host Terry Christian as we celebrate – with the aid of some amazing clips and no holds bar Q&A – The 30th anniversary of this iconic and quintessentially 90s TV show. Relive the 90’s , relive The Word.
Terry always championed by UK audiences was voted 2nd in Celebrity Big Brother. Has appeared on TV comedy shows including 8 out of 10 cats , Would I Lie To You, The Staying In Show, You’ve Been Watching, Have I Got News For You, Room 101 , Fantasy Football , The 11 O’Clock Show, The Late Late Show ( RTE), The Panel Show (RTE) Zig and Zag ( RTE). Most recently in Great Christmas Bake Off Channel 4 40th anniversary special broadcast on Christmas Eve 2022.
Also heard on Radio 4 comedy shows – News Quiz , Joe Lycett’s It’s Not What You Know’ Chain Reaction with Kevin Bridges,
Alsop heard on Radio comedy shows including Radio 4 shows including, Chain Reaction , News Quiz , Today , It’s Not What You Know.
Huffington Post – Christian himself is a natural and fantastically self-deprecating stand-up.
Humour is a great leveller and comedy can break through barriers if delivered well. Terry Christian has found a natural home on the stage – a welcome reinvention for him and a great evening of laughs for those in the audience.
Yorkshire Post – This hilarious romp through the guilt ridden, and occasionally dark, realms of life is another brave step for Terry. He brings all the maverick qualities that made him a media bête noire in the 90s, via C4’s The Word, to deliver an honest, funny and sometimes profound stand-up performance.
Please note we do not offer refunds. NB booking fee applies.