7 acts perform. Audience votes. Highest score wins £50. Boom. Plus the chance for audience members to win prizes of a meal for two and a bottle of wine.
A 24-year-old stand-up from Ashton-under-Lyne who for two years has been confusing and effortlessly amusing crowds on the Northwest circuit. Winning the Manchester heat of BBC Radio’s New Comedy Award in 2012 and in the same year making the semi-finals of industry springboard the Chortle Student Comedy Awards, Pickford has continued to impress in the early stages of his career.
‘Great onstage presence and some excellent punchlines’ – ents24.com
Hailing from Harrogate, North Yorkshire, Farran
takes the unfathomable and creates a cocktail of oddity. From catering services for cannibal giants to advertising cold remedies for dolphins, the possibilities are endless.
‘Amenable anecdotes from a stand-up with a bright future’ – bbc.co.uk
‘Wry insights that constantly amuse’ – Comedy Review
Marshal B. Anderson
‘Marshal Anderson really kicked up the energy in the room a memorable act which would be welcomed back at any point. This was a stand out performance’ – The Comedy Captain
A high energy, grumpy ewok of comedy, storytelling and one liners with a wicked, post watershed mind.
Guest Compere – EJ Huntley
‘It was most impressive how effortlessly he commanded the crowd courtesy of some cracking gags, superb comic songs and old school onstage poise’ – What’s On
With a fabulous array of highly inventive tall-tales and gently twisted punchlines regarding relationships, fatherhood and hanging around low quality nightclubs in the grim hope of an extra curricular dalliance, Elliot’s comedic terrain is constantly entertaining. With his self-confessed oily superficial goodwill he manages to charm even the most stoic of audiences with his playful patter and side-splitting songs performed on mandolin and laced with instantly memorable couplets.
15 PATERNOSTER ROW
DOORS – Well, the bar opens at midday… SHOW – 8PM
ENTRY – FREE!!!!!!