The Anglia Comedy Co. Presents… The Best in Comedy
Friday 16th July. Doors 7:00pm / Show 8:00pm Tickets £15*
The superb line-up features Justin Moorhouse, Sophie Duker, Ray Badran "> Over a million podcast downloads. Winner of The Chortle Award for Stand Up Comedy. Celebrity Mastermind Champion.
As seen on Live At The Apollo, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Coronation Street, Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled Shameless, and Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights. Series regular on The Premier League Show, The News Quiz and 5Live's Fighting Talk.
He has performed stand-up comedy on television a number of times including, several series of The Comedy Store (Comedy Central), One Night Stand (Dave) and was Michael McIntyre's guest on his Blackpool leg of Comedy Roadshow (BBC1).
*Sophie Duker *is your Venus, she's your fire, your desire. Or is she? Silly, sexy, savage stand-up from a girl who's definitely not a goddess.
Sophie co-hosts Grown Up Land on BBC Radio 4, is a regular on BBC's Mock The Week and has appeared on Frankie Boyle's New World Order, Channel 4's Riot Girls, and 8 Out of 10 Cats, while she's previously enjoyed appearances on Comedy Central and BBC Three.
"Laugh out-load funny" - The Telegraph "She rips through sex and race with relish" - The Sunday Times "Extremely funny" - The Scotsman, "Wickedly funny" - The Herald Fest Mag The Skinny Funny Women Voice Magazine
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Ray Badran is an acclaimed Australian comedian and winner of Best International Comedian at the New Zealand Comedy Guild; who is renowned for his quirky and sharp observations.
Ray can be seen on the 6 part Comedy Central series No Experience Necessary which he wrote and starred in. Ray is ready to tackle the big issues in life such as pockets, Subway sandwiches and fridges with his characteristic whimsy and off-beat observations.
"It all adds up to a beautiful, hilarious shambles" - New Zealand Herald "Getting the entire crowd in hysterics" - Arts Review Australia
"This is uncomplicated comedy in its purest form" - Broadway World
Annie McGrath is a comedian renowned for her joke writing skills and deadpan style. Annie wrote and starred in Channel 4's Girls Go Trolling and ITV2's @elevenish. She has appeared in numerous sketches on Sky Sports' Soccer AM (her football skills have even made it onto BBC3) and Annie's stand up has featured on BBC Radio.
She was awarded one of Dave's Top Ten Funniest Jokes of the Edinburgh Fringe in 2016 and The Telegraph's Funniest One-Liners from the Fringe 2017. Annie was a finalist in the Funny Women Awards. She also did a tweet about spinach that went viral.
"The audience seems at her mercy with every line she speaks" - EdFringe Review "Hilarious" - The Feminist Fringe "Spot on comic timing delightfully dark" - Three Weeks "A unique & exciting prospectgenuinely brilliant" - What's On London 1/2 ShortCom One4Review The Edinburgh Reporter The Tab
This show is not to be missed!
*Subject to booking fee.
Line up subject to change
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