10 Mar Friday 10th and Saturday 11th March : Steve Williams, Mick Ferry, Prince Abdi, Luke Toulson
It’s a magnificent bill of stand-up living legends this weekend, including Steve Williams, Mick Ferry, Prince Abdi & Luke Toulson
‘One of the UK’s finest comedians’ Metro
‘A small time in his company will leave you wanting more, the sign of a good comedian’ Comedy Central
‘A rising star’ – The Sunday Times
‘One of Britain’s best stand up performers’ Fest
‘The prodigy’ – Independent
‘A natural storyteller’ – The Scotsman
‘One of the UK’s finest comedians’ WalesOnline
‘A comedian with no obvious weakness, catch him now while he’s still relatively unknown’ – The Herald
‘Astoundingly hilarious…this bloke deserves praise like the best of them’ Three Weeks
‘The star of the show and a treat to behold. Sheer brilliance.’ Manchester Evening News
Chortle Award nominee and BBC New Comedy Award Finalist, Steve Williams is one of the most exciting and electrifying live performers on the comedy circuit. Steve never fails to surprise and engage audiences with his hybrid of bizarre stories, larger than life physicality, spontaneous improvisation and his off-the-wall take on everyday life.
His TV credits include appearances on Russell Howard’s Good News, Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow, Edinburgh and Beyond and The Comedy Storefor Paramount. On radio he has recently appeared on Dave Gorman’s Absolute Radio Show (Absolute Radio), 7 Day Sunday (Radio 5Live) and stood in for Frank Skinner on Frank Skinner’s Absolute Radio Show (Absolute Radio).
“AS GOOD AS IT GETS…HIGHLY ORIGINAL AND HILARIOUS”
“KEEPING THE ART FORM OF THE BELLY LAUGH ALIVE….MICK FERRY ISN’T ONE YOU SHOULD MISS”
The Mirror *****
“PERFORMS WITH STYLE AND CONVICTION…HIGHLY ENJOYABLE”
Mick Ferry is renowned as a fine purveyor of lugubrious surrealism and has quickly established himself as one of the most sought after comics on the British and International comedy circuit. One of the finest comperes around, Mick Ferry performs regularly at The Comedy Store in London and Manchester as well as headlining at comedy venues nationwide. He is also a regular member of the prestigious topical Cutting Edge Team at the Comedy Store.
On our TV screens, Mick has recently starred in BBC One`s Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow as well as Comedy Blue and The Comedy Store for Comedy Central. He made his big screen debut in 2009 in Ken Loach’s Looking For Eric – a hit feature film at the Cannes film festival where it was nominated for the prestigious Palm D’Or. A prolific writer, Mick was a writer on John Bishop’s Britain for BBC One and has also previously written for BBC3`s Smalltime.
Mick made his debut at the Edinburgh Comedy Festival in 2009 performing The Comedy Final at the Gilded Balloon. He returned in 2010 with a brand new show The Missing Chippendale (Body Issues) to great critical acclaim.
Friday 10 March
Saturday 11 March