Hitchin’s popular comedy club returns to the Town Hall. Join DAVID EPHGRAVE for a comedy mixed bill followed by a live podcast interview.
Thursday 26th May’s Hitchin line-up includes:
Stand-up from ARTHUR SMITH
(Olivier Award Nominee. Featured on BBC’s ‘Grumpy Old Men’, ‘QI’, ‘Have I Got News For You’ and ‘The One Show’. Regular host on BBC Radio 4 and 4 Extra)
‘An elder statesman of British comedy’ (Chortle)
‘Legendary grump’ (Time Out)
‘Rough-round-the-edges with a sensitive interior’ ★★★★ (Telegraph)
‘Inevitably lugubrious but also touching, uplifting and very funny’ ★★★★ (Evening Standard)
‘The funniest and most honest comic of his generation’ (The List)
Stand-up from PHIL KAY
(As seen on ‘QI’ and ‘Russell Howard’s Good News’. British Comedy Award Winner and Perrier Nominee.)
‘You have to be born with comic talent such as his. It’s a gift from the gods; a freewheeling mind that’s utterly without boundary’ ★★★★★ (Metro)
‘A mesmerising headf**k genius’ ★★★★★ (Time Out)
‘He is fertile, feral, otherworldly and exploding with energy’ ★★★★ (Scotsman)
‘Legendary’ (The Times)
PLUS A LIVE PODCAST INTERVIEW WITH BOTH ACTS.
Hosted by DAVID EPHGRAVE
(Among the Daily Telegraph, Comedy Central, i Newspaper, Scotsman & Edinburgh Evening News best jokes lists)
‘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)
‘A man who (justifiably) pinpoints the small but crucial mistakes that people make in public’ (List)
DOORS AND BAR AT 7:15PM. SHOW STARTS AT 8:00PM.