Simon Munnery, Brian Gittins, Lorna Shaw, David Ephgrave
A grab-bag of stand-up, sketches and music from the finest acts on the scene, hosted by the comic duo, Doggett & Ephgrave.
25th January’s Hitchin line-up features:
Stand-up from SIMON MUNNERY
(British Comedy Award and Perrier Nominee; Chortle Award Winner)
(As seen on ‘Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle, ‘It’s Kevin’, ‘Attention Scum’ and heard on BBC Radio 4’s ‘News Quiz’)
‘Convention defying, innovative stuff’ (Times)
’Bold and brilliant as ever’ ★★★★★ (Scotsman)
‘Tirelessly silly, surrealist genius’ ★★★★ (Time Out)
‘A genuine innovator in the land of the samey, and an annual must-see for any comedy connoisseur’ (Guardian)
‘The God particle of alternative comedy’★★★★ (Chortle)
Character comedy from BRIAN GITTINS
(Kev in Channel 4’s Ricky Gervais sitcom ‘Derek’)
‘A true original, and breathtakingly funny with it.’ (Guardian)
‘One of the best comedy characters of the decade’ (Ricky Gervais)
‘Very funny and horrifically distressing’ (Independent)
‘Watching a personal tragedy unfold on stage has rarely been this much fun’ ★★★★ (Fest)
Character comedy from LORNA SHAW as AVA RAGE
(As heard on BBC Radio 4’s ‘News Jack’ and ‘Sketchorama’. Funny Women Awards Finalist 2012.)
(One half of the critically acclaimed duo That Pair)
‘Some of the sharpest, most imaginative new writing you’ll find anywhere on the sketch scene’ (Guardian)
‘Beautiful skits and bonkers characters’ ★★★★ (Times)
‘An exceptional talent who is going places’★★★★ (Funny Women)
★★★★★ (Broadway Baby)
Hosted by DAVID EPHGRAVE
(Among the Daily Telegraph’s 20 Funniest One-liners and Comedy Central’s 35 Funniest Jokes from 2017 Edinburgh Fringe.)
‘As smooth as they come’ (BBC)
‘Ephgrave is a very likeable stand-up, confident but not cocky, and a lot of fun to spend time with’ (View From the Gods)
‘A refreshingly down to earth comedian…devastatingly witty’ (EdFest Magazine)
‘Wonderfully innovative comedy’ (Broadway Baby)
Bar open all day. Doors at 7:30pm. SHOW STARTS AT 8:00pm.
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Line-up may be subject to last-minute alteration.