Comedy

Comedy at the Quay

Andrew Lawrence: Clean

Alive Network
Wednesday October 3rd 2018, 9:00pm
Tickets: £13.00 No concessions

Andrew Lawrence, star of Live at The Apollo and Michael McIntyre’s Roadshow and UK comedy’s foremost controversialist takes a break from all the outrage to present an all new hour of good, clean fun. No politics, no religion, no smut, no swearing, just big laughs.
“Superbly intelligent, highly articulate and deeply sour” The Spectator

Simon Evans: Genius

Off the Kerb Productions
Friday October 12th 2018, 9:00pm
Tickets: £14.00

Age 14+ Likely to include swearing and adult themes.
Mobile phones switched off for performance please.
Ever since he was a small boy, all Evans really wanted was to be recognised by the world as a man of genius. He has, until now, remained thwarted. The world seems increasingly indifferent to true genius of any kind, let alone Evans'. Endlessly distracted by the trivial, we allow the classical tools of grammar, logic and rhetoric to lie unregarded in the shed of consciousness, rusting to a picturesque hue that would

Jeremy Nicholas: Stories from my Disastrous Broadcasting Career

Saturday June 30th 2018, 9:00pm
Tickets: £8.00

Based on true-life stories from Jeremy’s 27 years in broadcasting, mainly with the BBC. It’s like a stand-up comedy show, except all the stories are true.
He tells how he learnt to do great on-air pauses at the BBC World Service, but not always in the right place. There’s the time he was ambushed live on radio by an armed gunman who claimed to be Jesus. And there’s the massive mistake he made to a global TV audience at London 2012 when commentating on the Paralympics.

George Egg: DIY Chef

Lakin McCarthy
Thursday June 7th 2018, 8:30pm
Tickets: £14.00

Direct from Total Sell Outs at the Gilded Balloon, Edinburgh Fringe 2017 and Brighton Fringe 2017, and following sell out Edinburgh Fringe runs in 2015 and 2016 plus a sell-out UK tour, award winning* comedian George Egg (the ‘Anarchist Cook’) returns with a BRAND NEW SHOW demonstrating more live cooking and laugh-out-loud comedy.

The Almost Complete History of Britain

The Pantaloons
Saturday April 23rd 2016, 7:00pm
Tickets: £10.00 (Children under 14 £8.00)

"Horrible Histories meets the Reduced Shakespeare Company... Genius." Gloucestershire Echo"An energetic and playful romp through the centuries." Mail on SundayMud, blood and stiff upper-lips! Join the critically-acclaimed Pantaloons theatre company for a breathless race through the centuries in this delightfully inventive show and see the whole story of our country told in less than two hours! Have you ever wanted to see the life of Henry VIII as a romantic comedy or the tale of the Spanish Armada as a musical?

Simon Evans - 'In the Money'

Off the Kerb Productions
Thursday April 14th 2016, 8:00pm
Tickets: £14.00 No concessions

Host of BBC Radio 4's Goes to Market and star of BBC One's Live at the Apollo Simon Evans has been immersing himself in economics for the last couple of years, like a pig immersing itself in organic cleansing elements. He has unpicked why the French don't want to own their own home (sex, obvs), why mass spectrometers reveal Americans to literally be made of corn, and why Alco-Synth - the effects of alcohol but with an effective antidote - is not likely to be appearing at a wine bar near you in the near future, despite having been invented years ago.

Hardeep Singh-Kohli - Big Mouth Strikes Again

So Comedy, So television Ltd
Friday November 13th 2015, 7:30pm
Tickets: £16.00 (Friends £15.00)

When you've a mouth this big, is it any wonder you get into trouble? The comedian, broadcaster, journalist and chef explains all in a brand new show, on the back of its premier at this year’s Edinburgh Festival. Immensely funnyDaily ExpressVery funny… with a touching truth in the stories he tells and a truthful integrity in the way he tells them★★★★ Edinburgh GuideMixes stories with fantastic quick-witted patter★★★★ SkinnySomething quite special... in between the laughter are stories of genuine power★★★★★ Broadway Baby