Friday 21st August 2020
*Performing an extended 45 minute headline set*
Bill Bailey is a comedian, musician, writer, author, director, presenter and actor known for his work on TV shows including Black Books, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, Have I Got News For You and QI. He has produced scores of critically acclaimed stand-up live shows such as Larks in Transit, Part Troll, Tinselworm, Qualmpeddler and Limboland.
Bailey has been listed by The Observer as one of the funniest acts in British comedy and twice, in 2007 and 2010, in the top ten of Channel 4’s 100 Greatest Stand-Ups.
★★★★★ “Virtuoso…Comedy’s Mozart” The Sunday Times
★★★★★ “Joyful, playful, effortlessly funny” Time Out
★★★★★ “Intelligent and funny. A mind to thrill. Breath-taking.” Metro
Mike Cox has quickly made his mark on the comedy circuit with his his sharp wit and everyday cynicism which have seen him crowned winner of the Fosters South Coast Comedian of the Year, while he reached the final of Amused Moose Laugh Off 2016 and both the semi-finals of So You Think You’re Funny in 2012 and The Leicester Square New Comedian of the Year in 2013.
Mike’s accessible style and ease with both mainstream and alternative audiences currently make him one of the most enjoyable comics to watch.
★★★★★ “Like an Everyman, if that Everyman had delicious cynicism and razor sharp wit” Romesh Ranganathan
★★★★★ “If Rob Beckett is the new Micky Flanagan then Cox could be the new Rob Beckett” Bruce Dessau
★★★★★ “Mike Cox has the sharpness of any highbrow comic, but with the wealth of material to appeal to the ‘Everyman’ with ease. A refreshing and hilarious act to watch and work with” Dane Baptiste
Simon Lomas is already regarded as one of the most exciting and refreshing new acts on the circuit. He was nominated for Best Newcomer in the 2018 Chortle Awards and placed third in the prestigious English Comedian of the Year.
★★★★★ “Different to any act I’ve ever seen before” Bruce Dessau
HOSTED BY WAYNE BEESE
Running Time: TBC
Starts approx 8PM. House & Lounge Bar open approximately 1 Hour Before (7PM)
Age Guidance: 18+ ONLY
*Line-up May be Subject to Change
NB. There will be a pre-show bar plus x2 intervals of approx. 20 minutes. As this will sell out, you are advised to pre-order for intervals to avoid queues.