The Comedy Bar: BIG GIG (Janaury 2019)

12 January, 2019

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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. 


Please note the line-up may be subject to a last minute change. Refunds are not applicable for a change on a mixed bill show. 



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




One of the most exciting emerging names in comedy Fin Taylor can be seen on the upcoming series of Live At The Apollo and has appeared on Comedy Central’s Roast Battle, BBC Presents and Live From The Comedy Store as well as sell out, critically acclaimed shows at The Edinburgh Festival, Soho Theatre and Melbourne International Comedy Festival.

“The most discussed, and critically lauded comedian of recent Edinburgh Fringes” 


“Phenomenal…Taylor is on top of both his game and the zeitgeist” 



Apologetic Eton and Oxford alumnus Ivo started stand-up in 2009 at the age of 18 and eight months and later became the youngest ever winner of the prestigious So You Think You’re Funnyaward for new acts at the Edinburgh Fringe. Since graduating three years later he has become a regular fixture in the clubs and theatres of the UK circuit, with a gauche charm and crafty, self-aware wit which has proved a hit with audiences of all ages, and led to appearances on multiple TV and radio shows including Live At The Apollo, Mock The Week, Live From The BBC, Comedy CentralAt The Comedy Store,As Yet Untitled, Live from the BBC, and Fighting Talk. He is a regular writer on Fighting Talk and The Last Legas well as several others, he is also busy developing his own sitcom for the BBC.

His four solo stand-up shows have enjoyed sell-out runs at Edinburgh and London’s Soho Theatre. Ivo is currently performing at the Melbourne Comedy Festival where he made his Australian television debut.  He will then travel onto the Sydney Comedy Festival before returning home to continue his first UK tour and returning to the Edinburgh Festival.



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” 

The Guardian 

Tickets: £17

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