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The Comedy Bar: BIG GIG (March 2020)

29 March, 2020

  • wheelchair access
  • hearing enhancement
  • assistance dogs

NST Comedy with Chris Mayo present

The Comedy Bar: Big Gig

Sunday 29 March 2020 at 8.00pm at NST City

Recommended age 15+

May contain strong themes and language

Now in its 14th year & back by popular demand, the sell out BIG GIG returns for an extra show with four of the biggest and best names in stand up. Book early!



Born in Southampton, Chortle Award Winning comic Tom Deacon has appeared on Dave's One Night Stand, Fake Reaction (ITV2) and The Rob Brydon Show (BBC) as well as hosting his own shows on BBC Radio 1 and Capital FM.


"A mighty fine comic"

The Guardian


"With looks, confidence, charm and great material; expect other comics to lynch him"

The Sunday Times



Edinburgh Comedy Award Winner 

Chortle Award Nominee

The Scotsman Fringe First Award Winner

Star of the Olivier nominated West End musical Everybody's Talking About Jamie

As seen on Never Mind The Buzzcocks, The Graham Norton Show & Stewart Lee's Alternative Comedy Experience.



"Fabulous, life affirming"

 Evening Standard



The Scotsman



Tania Edwards is an award-winning stand-up comedian and writer. She is a member of The Cutting Edge Team at The Comedy Store. Credits include Stand Up For The Week, Twit of the Year (Channel 4), Mock the Week, Après Ski (BBC2), and The Unbelievable Truth (Radio 4). She was a panellist on The Blame Game and a frequent guest on Radio 4’s Comedy Club. She recently supported Katherine Ryan on her sell out tour.  



“Sharp and savage wit”

The Sunday Post  



Best known in recent years as one of the 'chasers' on ITV's hugely popular show The Chase. Voted 'Best Club Comic' at the prestigious Chortle Awards in 2014, Paul Sinha is one of the sharpest and most in demand comedians on the circuit. performing stand up at festivals and theatre all over the world, he was nominated for the If.Comedy Award (formerly The Perrier) at The Edinburgh Fringe, has appeared on two series of Stewart Lee's Alternative Comedy Experience (Comedy Central), Just A Minute (Radio 4), The News Quiz (Radio 4) and The Now Show (Radio 4) and has written and performed in Paul Sinha's Citizenship Test and Paul Sinha's History Revision both for BBC Radio 4. 



"Densely funny and accomplished comedy"

The Scotsman



The Guardian



The Times



The Independent






Please note: line ups are subject to change owing to act illness, filming commitments or other reasons beyond our control. No refund will be given for a change of line up. Acts will always be replaced by someone of suitable standard.

Tickets £18.50

For wheelchair and access bookings please contact the box office.