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"A grab bag of standup, sketches & music from the finest acts on the scene, hosted by Doggett & Ephgrave." "Polished, natural comedians." (Camden Fringe Voyeur)

Our Next show: 22nd May 2020

Arthur Smith, Olaf Falafel, Doggett & Ephgrave (plus podcast interview)

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22nd May 2020

Mostly Comedy at Hitchin Town Hall

22nd May 2020. Arthur Smith, Olaf Falafel, Doggett & Ephgrave (plus podcast interview)

22nd May 2020


NB This show was originally scheduled to take place on 19th March 2020, but was postponed, due to the COVID-19 crisis. We apologise for any inconvenience.

A grab-bag of stand-up, sketches and music from the finest acts on the scene, hosted by the comic duo, Doggett & Ephgrave.

19th March’s Hitchin Town Hall 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 OLAF FALAFEL
(2019 Best Joke of the Fringe; also featured in Guardian, Telegraph, Evening Standard, Mirror and i News’ Best Jokes lists)
‘Absurdity so well-crafted that silly doesn’t do it justice’ (Evening Standard)
‘Quirkily eccentric… combining modern technology with old-fashioned idiocy’ (Scotsman)
‘Silly enough to make you feel like an eight-year-old child all over again’ (Broadway Baby)

Stand-up from SPRING DAY
(Brooklyn’s Best Comedian 2016. Smart Comedy Award Winner)
‘A definite must-see’ (ThreeWeeks)
‘Wickedly delivered punch lines which have [the audience] falling over themselves with laughter, thinking, “I can’t believe she just said that!”’ (Broadway Baby)
‘Sassy, smart and snappy’ (GiggleBeats)
‘F**king funny…you’d be hard-pressed to find someone more delightful and life-affirming than Spring Day’ (Brendan Burns)

‘A keen eye for the absurd. Polished, natural comedians’ (Camden Fringe Voyeur)
‘A good comedy double act: bright, clean-cut, have a sparky chemistry with a good line when it comes to gentle self-deprecation’ (Three Weeks)
‘Performed with such confidence and enthusiasm I wished they’d been playing to a packed room’ (Chortle)
‘A great set-up for cringe comedy’ (Fest)

Doors and bar at 7:15pm. SHOW STARTS AT 8:00pm.

PLEASE NOTE: the second half will feature an informal interview with Arthur Smith, recorded for Doggett & Ephgrave’s MORE THAN MOSTLY COMEDY podcast.

Got a question you’d like us to ask Arthur on your behalf? SUBMIT IT HERE.

Purchasing a ticket guarantees admission on the date specified. You are guaranteed a seat, PROVIDING YOU ARRIVE BY 7:45PM. If you arrive after that time, your seat may be released.

Line-up may be subject to last-minute alteration.