Friday, 22 February 2019

Edinburgh comedy stars at the Kenton

Edinburgh comedy stars at the Kenton

FANS of the popular “Comedy at the Kenton” nights can enjoy two shows within a fortnight of each other in the coming weeks. In ...

 

Comic’s limbering up to come off the bench

Comic’s limbering up to come off the bench

HE’S been Glastonbury’s poet in residence and last summer had the second best reviewed comedy show on the Edinburgh fringe. Something ...

 

‘Turnip surprise’ on the menu for show

‘Turnip surprise’ on the menu for show

IT’S a plan so cunning you could brush your teeth with it — and you’ll probably need to, writes Matthew Wilson. Henley Amateur ...

 

Carr show

Carr show

COMEDIAN Alan Carr will perform at the Kenton Theatre in Henley on Sunday March 3. The show, which will be ahead of his next tour, ...

 

Dieting funnyman still enjoys chewing the fat

Dieting funnyman still enjoys chewing the fat

IT’S the moment every father of teenage daughters most dreads — finding out what they really think of you. Last summer the comedian ...

 

Kenton comedy shows share more than just lots of laughs

Kenton comedy shows share more than just lots of laughs

THE Kenton Theatre has two comedy shows in a row coming up later this month, writes Matthew Wilson. First up, next Friday and Saturday ...

 

Cast of West End smash still have the recipe for success

Cast of West End smash still have the recipe for success

WAITING to chat to Nigel Havers, Stephen Tompkinson and Denis Lawson on the first day of rehearsals for Art, I overhear a waitress ...

 

Father Ted comic has no plans to mention the B- or T- words

Father Ted comic has no plans to mention the B- or T- words

ADMITTING that he was happily sliding into middle age, fairly sure he knew all that he needed to know about the world, Ardal O’Hanlon ...

 

Feelgood comedian is tackling love and loss

Feelgood comedian is tackling love and loss

NOT for nothing is Stephen K Amos known as a feelgood comedian. His years of touring the nation with crowd-pleasing shows have helped ...

 

Observational comic’s still seeing how it goes

Observational comic’s still seeing how it goes

SHE survived taking part in the first series of the much-mocked ITV reality show Survivor, going on to become a regular on Mock the ...

 

Comics are up and coming to the Kenton

Comics are up and coming to the Kenton

COMEDY is returning to the Kenton Theatre tonight (Friday), with three top stand-ups lined up. A spokesman for the New Street venue ...

 

Comic outsold Jerry Seinfeld

Comic outsold Jerry Seinfeld

A COMEDIAN from Maidenhead who moved to Canada five years ago and became a huge success is playing a hometown gig at Norden Farm ...

 

Quizmaster’s ready with the tall stories

Quizmaster’s ready with the tall stories

QI quizmaster Sandi Toksvig is bringing her brand new one-woman show National Trevor to the Hexagon in the new year. Sandi realises ...

 

Style-conscious comedian’s show is an orgy of laughter

Style-conscious comedian’s show is an orgy of laughter

THE numerous difficulties involved in organising a surburban orgy is just one of the items on the agenda at stand-up comedian Paul ...

 

Geordie comedy hero’s ready to take one ‘El’ of a giant leap

Geordie comedy hero’s ready to take one ‘El’ of a giant leap

SURREALIST story spinner Ross Noble returns to the Wycombe Swan on Wednesday (October 17) — a little over two years on from his last ...

 

Devil’s in the detail for caring comedian

Devil’s in the detail for caring comedian

WHEN you hear the name Marcus Brigstocke, chances are you’ll be expecting to hear comedy of a certain flavour. “Audiences who come to ...

 

Debbie back on screen

DEBBIE McGEE will appear in the latest series TV comedy panel show Would I Lie to You? The radio presenter and widow of magician Paul ...

 

Politics insider’s packing a punch at books festival

Politics insider’s packing a punch at books festival

“THE sort of person you’d like to have as your MP” isn’t a bad one as descriptions go. Not many people really fit the bill, but the ...

 

Comic has doctor’s orders for the NHS

Comic has doctor’s orders for the NHS

THE announcement that Phil Hammond intends to stand against Tory MP Jacob Rees-Mogg in the latter’s North East Somerset constituency ...

 

New Street theatre is good for a laugh

New Street theatre is good for a laugh

STAND-UP is back on the Kenton stage tonight (Friday), courtesy of top promoters Avalon. Drawn from TV, radio and the Edinburgh ...

 

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