THE VENUE, UFFCULME. 8PM. DOORS OPEN 7pm. Comedy = £10 Tonight’s show includes three of the UK’s leading circuit comedians – Adam Bloom, Mike Gunn and Tom Glover. Headlining is friend of Comedy Hall, Adam Bloom. “Adam Bloom is perhaps the perfect comedian” – The List Adam is undoubtedly one of Britain’s most exciting and original stand-up comedians. This whirlwind of a comedian has become one of the most in demand headliners performing today. From the moment Adam Bloom set foot on the circuit over 18 years ago, he stunned the industry with his rapid rise. This included producing countless . . .
THE VENUE, UFFCULME. 7.30PM. DOORS OPEN 6.30pm. Jethro is back on tour with his typical brand of Cornish comedy. Join Jethro for a memorable evening of hysterical nonsense and take a look into the mind of possibly one of the greatest comedic storytellers ever to grace the stage. Jethro beguiles and befuddles his audience with the endless stream of irreverent twaddle for which he is known and celebrated. Over four million DVD sales pay testament to his legion of fans who have followed him faithfully throughout his career. Now it’s your chance to see him live on stage as he . . .
THE VENUE, UFFCULME. 8PM. DOORS OPEN 7pm. Join stand-up comedian, poet, improviser, and TV stalwart Phill Jupitus for over an hour of tales, laughs and diversions. Plus support. Stand-up and Nevermind The Buzzcocks star Phill Jupitus appears as his word slinging alter ego Porky The Poet, bringing an hour of poetry and chat to the masses. This year his pencil is sharpened in the direction of religion, dieting, politics, hate, hipsters, love, parenthood, sex, The Clash, baseball, death, Michael Gove and a slew other vital matters. Watch in delight and/or horror as this experienced funny man smashes laughs out of . . .
TIVERTON COMMUNITY ARTS THEATRE. SHOW START 8PM. DOORS 7PM. The brilliant Brendan Burns (11 O’Clock Show, I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! NOW!) headlines. He’s one of the few winners of the if.commedies (formerly Perriers) – and an Aussie legend. Support is from Tamar Broadbent. Tamar is an actress, singer, writer, composer and comedienne. ‘Talented, bright and funny. I predict a great future’ (Michael Palin) ‘Incongruously naughty and brilliantly conceived’ (Funny Women). Luke Honnoraty is MC. Luke is highly regarded as one of the best acts to emerge from the south west in recent years. The . . .
TIVERTON COMMUNITY ARTS THEATRE. 8PM. DOORS OPEN 7pm. The UK’s leading political comedian and host of Unspun presents a show completely changed by events which haven’t yet happened. Ultra-topical comedy as seen on The Royal Variety Performance, Mock the Week, The One Show and Question Time. Now with added Trump. “Possibly the best political comedy show on the Fringe”. ★★★★★ The Telegraph “A first-class comic” The Guardian “Singlehandedly fulfilling comedy’s brief of taking our political masters to task. Combining spot-on impressions with up-to-the-minute observations” ★★★★ Mail on Sunday
TIVERTON COMMUNITY ARTS THEATRE. 8PM. DOORS OPEN 7pm. The sharply dressed, well-spoken, disparagingly camp son of working class Bromley, Tom Allen embarks on his debut solo tour. As seen on Mock The Week, 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, Live at the Apollo, The Great British Bake Off’s Extra Slice, The John Bishop Show, Channel 4’s Comedy Gala at the O2 and heard on Radio 4’s Just a Minute and News Quiz. In the last year Tom has supported Sarah Millican around the world, sold out his Edinburgh and London runs and even passed his driving test! “Riotous stuff, . . .
THE VENUE, UFFCULME. 8PM. DOORS OPEN 7pm. Join Rich Hall and his virtuoso musical mates for a mash-up of music, comedy and gratuitous coloration featuring the very best of comedy and music. Performing will be Rich’s regular band of talented and chronically unemployable urchins. The floor will reek of liquor and spent dreams. Known for appearances on QI, Rich Hall is the star of the critically acclaimed BBC Four documentaries Rich Hall’s Californian Stars, Rich Hall’s You Can Go To Hell, I’m Going To Texas, Rich Hall’s Inventing the Indian and his most recent Rich Hall’s Presidential Grudge Match. He . . .
TIVERTON COMMUNITY ARTS THEATRE. 8PM. DOORS OPEN 7pm. This new show from multi-award winning member of the Metropolitan Liberal Elite, and star of her own Netflix special, is for you. “A masterclass” Guardian. Join Bridget (Room 101, Have I Got News for You, Harry Hill’s Alien Fun Capsule) for a night of hope and despair. Brexit. Trump. Nuclear apocalypse. Environmental catastrophe. Is rolling news affecting your ability to enjoy the simple things? Like baking, gardening and autoerotic asphyxiation? Winner of Rose D’Or, Edinburgh Comedy Award and Southbank Sky Arts Award. Bridget’s last show was The Guardian’s No 1 Comedy of 2016. “Superb” Telegraph.
TIVERTON COMMUNITY ARTS THEATRE. SHOW START 8PM. DOORS 7PM. One of Britain’s leading one-liner comics returns to the road with another onslaught of lean, expertly crafted gaggery. A Mock The Week regular and recent star of the new Live At The Apollo series, Gary’s shows are renowned in the business for a near unrivalled volume of high-class gags. You should expect no different from this, his brand new tour for 2018. Please note Coolio will not be appearing. ★★★★ ‘A cavalcade of brilliantly inventive puns’ Guardian ★★★★ ‘More quality jokes in one hour than most comics have in their entire . . .
TIVERTON COMMUNITY ARTS THEATRE. SHOW START 8PM. DOORS 7PM. She’s a regular on ‘Mock The Week’ and a much-loved figure on ‘Live At The Apollo’, as well as being all over Radio 4 – for whom she’s making her very own series in 2018, after extensive stints on ‘The News Quiz’, ‘Just A Minute’, ‘The Now Show’ and plenty more. All this makes it sound like Zoe Lyons has some sort of idea what she’s doing in life. But does she? Or is she the perfect example of an Entry Level Human? Decide for yourself, as this hugely popular comic . . .