The Comedy Bar: BIG GIG (July 2017)

Presenting Ivo Graham, Phil Wang, Tom Allen and MC: Rob Rouse

08 July, 2017

  • wheelchair access
  • hearing enhancement
  • assistance dogs

The Comedy Bar: BIG GIG is back!

Sat 8 July 8:00pm







Age guidance: 16+

It's back! Now enjoying more than 10 years of side splitting sell out shows at NST, The Big Gig returns for another star studded show featuring the biggest and best acts on the comedy circuit.

An absolute must for live comedy fans, book early to avoid disappointment!



Soon to be reprising the role of Bottom in series 2 of Ben Elton's BBC Sitcom 'Upstart Crow', Rob has also appeared on Dave's One Night Stand, 8 Out of 10 Cats and Celebrity Juice as well as performing stand up

"Brilliant, uplifting fun" - Chortle "Hilarious" The Arts Desk "Immensely talented" - Sunday Times



As seen on Mock The Week, Live At The Apollo, Russell Howard's Stand Up Central, Sweat The Small Stuff & Virtually Famous, Ivo Graham was the youngest ever winner of the prestigious comedy award So You Think You're Funny? and went on to become a Chortle Award nominee for Best Newcomer. He has since performed sell out solo shows at London's Soho Theatre and The Edinburgh Fringe Festival to critical acclaim.

"Beautifully constructed comedy" The Scotsman "One of the best young comedians around" Time Out

"A joyous show" The Evening Standard



As seen on Live At The Apollo, Would I Lie To You?, 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown, Comedy Central's Live At The Comedy Store and The John Bishop Show. Phil Wang is a Chortle Award winning comic who has performed stand up all over the world including solo shows at The Edinburgh Fringe and Melbourne International Comedy Festival.

"Certain belly laughs" Sunday Times

"His technique is flawless, his observations astute" Chortle

"Exceedingly funny" The Skinny



Fresh from a sell out run at London's Soho Theatre and supporting Sarah Millican on her sell out UK, Australia and New Zealand tour, Tom has appeared on Live At The Apollo, 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, Channel 4's Comedy Gala, The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice, The John Bishop Show and E4's Virtually Famous.

He has appeared as a guest on Radio 4's Loose Ends and has performed stand up at the biggest festivals and comedy clubs around the world.

"One of the funniest acts on the circuit" GQ Magazine

"Riotous stuff, perfectly delivered" The Scotsman

"Gives the tradition of camp comedy a firmly 21st Century twist" The Guardian

Please note: Line up's are subject to change due to filming commitments, illness or other reasons beyond our control. We will always replace acts with someone of a suitable standard. No refunds can be given for a change of line up on a mixed bill show.
Age guidance: 16+