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Wednesday
Jul202016

RUSSELL KANE ‘RIGHT MAN, WRONG AGE’ LIVE FRI 31st MAR 2017, EVENTIM APOLLO, LONDON

Multi award-winning comedian Russell Kane is bringing his critically acclaimed show ‘Right Man, Wrong Age’ to London’s iconic Hammersmith Apollo on Friday 31st March 2017 for one night only!

Following a mammoth tour in 2016, including 6 sold out nights in London’s glittering West End, Russell is returning to London to unleash yet another blisteringly funny stand-up performance about growing up, growing down, and why farts will always be funny!

Tickets go on general sale from Friday 15th July 2016 at 10am, with a venue presale at 10am on Wednesday 13th July.

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Friday
Jul082016

SHAPPI KHORSANDI 'OH MY COUNTRY!' FROM MORRIS DANCING TO MORRISSEY - BRAND NEW TOUR ANNOUNCED FOR AUTUMN 2016 

Shappi Khorsandi is celebrating the 40th anniversary of her arrival in Britain. She's reclaiming patriotism, sending a love letter to her adopted land. Please don’t come if you’re a skinhead (though naturally bald folk are welcome).

Star of Live At The Apollo, Have I Got News for You and Q.I., Shappi is back with a brand new tour for autumn 2016.  Tickets for  ‘Oh My Country!' From Morris Dancing To Morrissey are on sale now.

She has whip-crack jokes and is effortlessly funny as she handles every subject with a razor sharp wit, softened only by her deliciously mischievous delivery and endless charm.

Summer 2016 will see the highly anticipated release of Shappi’s debut novel Nina Is Not OK’ on 28th July, published by Ebury Publishing. An already accomplished author, Shappi is the best-selling author of ‘A Beginners Guide to Acting English, released in 2009, also through Ebury Publishing. 

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Tuesday
Jun072016

JOSH WIDDICOMBE 'WHAT DO I DO NOW…' BRAND NEW 2016 UK TOUR DATES

Following a sold-out 2015 autumn tour Josh Widdicombe, that guy from the TV comedy shows with the curly hair, has announced more dates to his upcoming summer tour extending it through autumn 2016. Josh will be travelling the UK with his show ‘What Do I Do Now…’ including a one night stop at London’s Eventim Hammersmith Apollo on Thursday 6th October. Tickets are on sale now!

Since he's been away from stand up Josh has been working hard on other things... but don't worry in his spare time he has found a lot of minor things to get annoyed about, and now he has a chance to talk about them on stage (in the form of jokes).  If you have seen him before live or on TV and enjoyed yourself then this is the show for you. If you didn't like him then it probably isn't

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Thursday
May262016

OFF THE KERB PRODUCTIONS PRESENTS EDINBURGH FRINGE 2016

Off The Kerb Productions are proud to present the cream of Britain’s comedy talent at the 2016 Edinburgh Fringe Festival.  With another top selection of shows ranging from the triumphant return for the disco singing Margaret Thatcher Queen Of Soho, now Queen Of Game Shows, to comedy TV's favourites and the hottest newcomers. Plus the annual Comedy Gala in aid of Waverley Care featuring the best acts from the festival. 

Fringe favourite and best selling novelist, Shappi Khorsandi returns to Edinburgh with a new hour of spontaneity and joy.  And award-winning comedian Marcus Brigstocke is back with his funny show ‘Why The Long Face?’, and also the Lie In King returns - SeannWalsh with his brand new show ‘One For The Road’. Catch Seann performing daily.

See the press release for the full line up details.

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Wednesday
May252016

MARCUS BRIGSTOCKE ‘WHY THE LONG FACE?’ AUTUMN UK TOUR ANNOUNCED 

Award-winning comedian and broadcaster Marcus Brigstocke is heading out on a brand new UK tour in autumn 2016 with his eagerly awaited new stand up show ‘Why The Long Face?’

Why? Because of austerity, Donald Trump, cheese strings, George Osborne, being single, Isis, The Daily Mail, tax avoiders and the inexplicable popularity of nail bars. That's why. Come to this show - last time there was a fire and almost no one died!

One of Britain’s finest comedians and broadcasters, Marcus’ talent was noted early on in his career in 1996 when he won the BBC New Comedian Award at the Edinburgh Festival. He is now regarded as a major comedy, writing and acting talent, performing stand up nationally to sell out audiences around the UK and globally at international comedy festivals.

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Wednesday
May252016

ROB BECKETT ‘MOUTH OF THE SOUTH’ 2016 AUTUMN UK TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED

After a successful sold-out tour in autumn 2015 and spring 2016, Beckett’s back with a brand new show of funnies and he’s taking on the big issues like Kit Kats and talcum powder!

Rob Beckett is taking his hit show Mouth Of The South back on the road this autumn with over 30 dates around the UK. Tickets are on sale now!

After quickly establishing himself on the circuit, Rob’s cheeky chappy persona saw him winning fans and starring on numerous TV shows. Recent TV appearances include BBC1’s Michael McIntyre’s Big Show, Would I Lie To You?, Channel 4’s 8 out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, BBC2’s Mock The Week and ITV1’s Play To The Whistle.

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Wednesday
May252016

RICH HALL: LIVE 2016 BRAND NEW DATES ANNOUNCED

 

Rich Hall, star of critically acclaimed BBC 4 documentaries including ‘Rich Hall’s Continental Drifters’,Rich Hall’s You Can Go To Hell, I’m Going To Texas’ and ‘Rich Hall’s Inventing The Indian’ is delighted to announce brand new dates for autumn 2016 with latest show – ‘Rich Hall: Live 2016’. The award-winning Montana native renowned for his expertly crafted tirades and quick fire banter with audiences and delightful musical sequences saddles up and hitches his wagon to tour the British Isles once again.

Rich and his live band will also be performing limited runs of his incredible Hoedown around the UK, including 4 nights at the Tobacco Factory Theatre in Bristol, 3 nights at The Playhouse in Norwich, and finally bringing 2016 to a close with 4 nights at The Lowry in Salford Quays. Join Rich and his virtuoso musical mates for a mash-up of music, comedy and gratuitous coloration. The floor will reek of liquor and spent dreams.

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Monday
May092016

THE GREENWICH COMEDY FESTIVAL RETURNS 26TH TO 31ST JULY FOR 6 SUMMER NIGHTS OF AWARD-WINNING COMEDY

The capital’s favourite comedy festival jumps forward in the calendar to July 26th-31st this year to pair sultry summer nights with astounding entertainment from the likes of NINA CONTI, REGINALD D HUNTER, ADAM BUXTON, MILTON JONES, DAVID O’DOHERTY, SEANN WALSH, HENNING WEHN and many more.

Marking its eighth year by adding an extra night of prize-winning comedy the much-lauded festival will once again welcome tens of thousands of comedy lovers from across London and beyond to enjoy meticulously curated shows in the spectacular surroundings of the National Maritime Museum in Royal Greenwich.

This year’s round of legendary line-ups performing in the Big Top and Apple Top venues will feature the provocative Reginald D Hunter, British Comedy Award winner Nina Conti, one-liner maestro Milton Jones, lo-fi genius David O’Doherty. self-styled German Comedy Ambassador Henning Wehn plus more big names to be announced soon. 

Tickets are now on sale www.greenwichcomedyfestival.co.uk.

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