The Comedy Bar: BIG GIG (October 2018)

Part of the Bungalow Cafe Festival

11 October, 2018

    Chris Mayo Presents

    The Comedy Bar: BIG GIG

    Part of the Bungalow Cafe Festival

    Thursday 11th October 8pm at NST City


    Recommended age 15+

    May contain strong themes and language


    The all star sell out comedy night is back for an all female special as part of the Bungalow Cafe Festival featuring the biggest and best acts on the comedy circuit.

    Acts include:

     

     

    ANGELA BARNES

    Series regular on Mock The Week and host of BBC Radio 4's Newsjack, Angela Barnes was winner of the BBC New Comedy Award and has appeared on Live At The Apollo, Russell Howard's Good News, Stand Up For The Week, Alan Davie's As Yet Untitled and has written for Radio 4's The News Quiz as well as performing at Latitude Festival, The Edinburgh Festival Fringe and London's Soho Theatre. 

    ★★★★

    The Arts Desk

    "She's just a gloriously down-to-earth, straight talking and extremely funny comic"
    The Guardian

     

    SHAZIA MIRZA

    A regular panellist on The Wright Stuff and as seen on The Jonathan Ross Show, Loose Women, Celebrity The Island with Bear Grylls, Top Gear and The Late Late Show, Shazia Mirza is one of the sharpest performers on the comedy circuit having toured to critical acclaim across the UK and internationally including London's Soho Theatre, The Edinburgh Festival, Winnipeg Comedy Festival and many more.

     

    ★★★★

    "Remarkable"

    The Sunday Times

     

    EVELYN MOK

    BBC New Talent Hotlist 2017, Time Out Comedy’s One to WatchThe Guardian’s Top Ten Jokes of the Fringe 2017, Evelyn Mok has appeared on  Comedy Central's 'Stand Up Central' , DAVE's 'Eat Your Heart Out' with Nick Helm, Channel 4's 'Comedy Blaps' with Rhys Darby  and BBC Three's 'Comedy Field'. She is currently developing a sitcom with Emmy Award Winning ME&YOU.

     

    ★★★★

    "Finely crafted stand-up”

    The Skinny 

     

    JULIET MEYERS

    A writer on the Sarah Millican Television Programme, 8 Out of 10 Cats and The Standard Issue, Juliet Meyers also regularly performs at the biggest and best comedy clubs and festivals in the UK and internationally including The Edinburgh Festival, 

     

    "Smart and very funny"

    Independent