The Comedy Bar: BIG GIG (Janaury 2019)

12 January, 2019

  • wheelchair access
  • hearing enhancement
  • assistance dogs

Chris Mayo presents

The Comedy Bar: BIG GIG

Saturday 12th January 8:00pm at NST City

Recommended age 15+

May contain strong themes and language

Shake off the post Christmas blues with another star studded, side splitting Comedy Bar BIG GIG night only at Nuffield Southampton Theatres.



Best known as co-presenter of ITV2's The Xtra Factor in 2013 alongside Caroline Flack and host of his own drive time Virgin Radio show, Matt Richardson has also appeared on Fake Reaction (ITV2), Sunday Brunch (CH4) Never Mind The Buzzcocks (BBC2), Celebrity Juice (ITV2), Sweat The Small Stuff (BBC3) and was the winner of DAVE's Leicester Comedy Festival 'Best New Show' Award in 2012.

"Poised to become the next bright young sensation on the comedy circuit" 

The Guardian



BBC New Talent Host List 2017 & Chortle Best Breakthrough Nominee 2017, Tez Ilyas is one of the stars of hit sitcom Man Like Mobeen (BBC Three) and has appeared on Mock the Week (BBC Two), The Last Leg (C4), Live From the BBC (BBC Two), Live from the Comedy Store (Comedy Central), Kevin Hart’s Live from Montreal (LOL Network), Virtually Famous (E4) and The Now Show (BBC Radio 4). He has also written and starred in his own scripted comedy shorts for BBC Three, BBC iPlayer and SkyArts.

“Radiantly entertaining”

The Times



Chortle Award Nominee 2017

As seen on Mock The Week (BBC), The Now Show (Radio 4), The News Quiz (Radio 4), Live at The Comedy Store (Comedy Central), Roast Battle (Comedy Central) as well as tour support for Alan Carrk, Josh Widdicombe, Romesh Ranganathan and Kevin Bridges.

"A stand up gem"

The Guardian



Star of the most recent series of BAFTA nominated Taskmaster on DAVE and his own Netflix special, Phil Wang is one of the UK's most exciting stand-up comedians. He has also appeared on Live at the Apollo (BBC2), Have I Got News For You (BBC1), Would I Lie to You? (BBC1), Jack Dees Inauguration Helpdesk (BBC2), 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (C4) and Drunk History (Comedy Central). He has also written and starred in two series of Daphne Sounds Expensive for Radio 4 with his Fosters Newcomer Award nominated sketch trio, Daphne.




“Stand-up dreamland”