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THE VENUE, UFFCULME. 8PM. DOORS OPEN 7pm. Cluster-bombed with yoghurt on ‘Taskmaster’, half-killed on ‘Bear Grylls’ Celebrity Island’, Watson returns to what he’s best at: being indoors. Inspired by the mostly alarming state of the world his children are growing up in, and a genuine, urgent desire to do something about it, this show is about empathy. 99 percent of the world’s population is made up of other people: why can’t we understand them? As scrawny and impassioned as ever, one of the UK’s most beloved and thinnest acts offers some suggestions, with his usual notoriously high joke- and-rant-per-minute rate. . . .
UFFCULME, THE VENUE. 8PM The team behind multiple award-winning podcast No Such Thing As A Fish are hitting the road again in Spring 2019, with their brand new show, ‘In No Particular Order’. Dan, James, Anna and Andy will be taking their fact-filled tomfoolery to all corners of the British Isles, performing their most Northerly, Southerly, Easterly and Westerly UK & Ireland shows to date. Now in its fifth year, No Such Thing As A Fish is at the forefront of the British podcast scene. The team have performed live across the world – including selling out the Sydney Opera . . .
TCAT, TIVERTON – 8PM The debut stand-up hour from the multi award-winning co-writer of The Vicar of Dibley. “An entertaining hour with an engaging raconteur who refuses to take his illness too seriously” – ★★★★★ The Wee Review Paul’s co-written or worked on many much-loved comedy shows – I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue, Old Harry’s Game, Mrs Brown’s Boys, Spitting Image and Roald Dahl’s Esio Trot starring Dustin Hoffman and Judi Dench. Now Paul has Parkinson’s but he’s still laughing. Following his BBC One Documentary, Parkinson’s: The Funny Side (for which he won the Grierson Award for Best Documentary . . .
Tiverton Community Arts Theatre, Devon on Saturday 4 May 2019 CKP & InterTalent Group present: KEN CHENG: BEST DAD EVER Dave Joke of the Fringe Winner, Cambridge mathematics dropout and professional poker player Ken Cheng embarks on his UK-wide tour following a sold-out, award nominated run at the Edinburgh Festival. Born to Chinese immigrants in the UK, Ken never had the most normal upbringing. Best Dad Ever is a tale of his unique childhood, exploring his obsession with toy lambs and his complicated relationship with his parents. From Radio 4’s The Now Show, Comedy Central at the Comedy Store, Celebrity . . .
TIVERTON COMMUNITY ARTS THEATRE. SHOW START 8PM. DOORS 7PM. Following last year’s smash-hit UK tour, the Canadian comedy legend Tom Stade is back (for the first time in Tiverton since 2014) with a new show. Welcome back to ‘I SWEAR TO…’ picking up just where he left off as an hour simply wasn’t long enough. Direct from the Edinburgh Festival, join Tom as he attempts to figure out exactly where he fits into this emerging new world of feelings and FaceTime. Exactly when did he, and all his stuff become vintage – and why didn’t he see it coming? Armed . . .
TIVERTON COMMUNITY ARTS THEATRE. SHOW START 8PM. DOORS 7PM. Join impersonator Mike Osman for a journey of Trumpdom – as Donald Trumped plus friends. Donald Trumped said: “It’s gonna be a great show, the best show, you’re gonna love it. It’s gonna be tremendous, so beautiful, it’s true. “There will be so much locker room humor, unbelievable humor but no fake stuff, no fake stuff and the press are banned. “I’ve got all the best jokes it’s true. “You gotta love this show, it’s gonna be huge, so huge. “This is an executive order – go buy a ticket now . . .
TIVERTON COMMUNITY ARTS THEATRE Hal’s literally filled our screens recently on Have I Got News For You, The Apprentice: You’re Fired, Bake Off: Extra Slice, and Live at the Apollo. His daughters chose the title of his new stand-up show. He’s now on a diet. ***** ‘On top form’ – Edinburgh Evening News ***** ‘He had the audience in stitches’ – Daily Record **** ‘The funniest he’s ever been’ – The Times **** ‘His finest hour to date’ – The Daily Telegraph **** ‘Hilarious’ – Evening Standard