A COMEDIAN has announced a Glasgow show as they extend their UK tour for the third time. 

Jen Brister has added additional dates to The Optimist tour following 76 sold-out shows across the country.

She will perform at the Pavilion Theatre on Friday, October 6. 

The critically acclaimed comedian has been seen on Live at the Apollo, Frankie Boyle's New World Order and Mock the Week, and is a regular performer on UK and international comedy circuits. 

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Glasgow Times:

A description of The Optimist tour reads: "If middle age has taught Jen Brister anything, it's that optimism does not come naturally to her.

"In fact, it's fair to say that her cup is very much half empty and she's making no attempt to fill it.

"Can Jen work against her natural instincts and finally see the light? Or will she stay the same old pessimistic naysayer she's always been?"

You can find out more HERE.