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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  



The only comic ever to have got two gags in the same top 10 for Dave’s TV Funniest Jokes from the Edinburgh Fringe, Chortle Award Nominee & double Sony Award winner Gary Delaney is a regular on Mock The Week & has appeared on Dave's One Night Stand, Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live and BBC Radio 4's Loose Ends.


"The man Jimmy Carr tries to be"

BBC Online


“I laughed and I laughed and I laughed!”

The Times


"Razor sharp one liners"

The Daily Telegraph



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 £17 

For wheelchair and access bookings please contact the box office.