Gits & Shiggles Comedy - Marcus Brigstocke + Christopher MacArthur-Boyd WIP double bill
Marcus Brigstocke + Christopher MacArthur-Boyd
Entry Requirements: 18+ after 7pm
Marcus Brigstocke: Absolute Shower (Work in Progress)
Join multi-award winning stand-up Marcus Brigstocke as he road-tests brand-new material in this work in progress show. As seen on Argumental, Live At The Apollo, Have I Got News For You and Mock the Week.
‘If you haven’t seen him live, then you haven’t seen him at his very best’ ***** – The Mirror.
‘Sharpest one-liner merchant’ – Sunday Times.
Christopher Macarthur-Boyd: On No (Work in Progress)
A new hour of stand-up from the biggest wee fanny in Scottish comedy. Guaranteed to include jokes about sex, drugs and pasta. As seen on BBC Scotland's Up For It and The Comedy Underground. 'Endlessly enjoyable... the personal and political housed seamlessly' **** (Skinny). 'Intelligent, articulate, and incredibly funny' ***** (TheWeeReview.com). 'Genius writing' **** (List). 'Total commitment to the act of joking around' ***** (ShortCom.co.uk). Live support for Kevin Bridges, Jason Manford and Russell Kane. Winner of Best Breakthrough Act at the Scottish Comedy Awards.
Bringing you the best in emerging, established and alternative stand-up, sketch, musical, character and improv comedy, acts performing at past and future events include Jack Whitehall, Alistair McGowan, Sean Hughes, Josh Widdicombe, Henning Wehn, Holly Walsh, Andrew Lawrence, Josh Howie, Loretta Maine, EastEnd Cabaret, Andy Zaltzman, Rich Fulcher, Tom Rosenthal, Mark Little, Piff the Magic Dragon, Pappy's, Humphrey Ker, Dr Brown, Cardinal Burns, Tony Law, The Beta Males, Isy Suttie, Frank Sanazi, Wit Tank, Norman Lovett, Alex Horne, Adam Bloom, Ava Vidal, Lucy Porter, Patrick Monahan, Jigsaw, Jay Foreman, Daniel Simonsen, Stephen Carlin and Bridget Christie.
"Awesome comedy night... If you haven't been yet, go. They've got chairs and everything" - Rich Fulcher, The Mighty Boosh
"Ace line-ups picked by true comedy connoisseurs" - Time Out
One of the finest stand-ups and political satirists in the UK, and star of his own show, The Late Edition. Also seen on Have I Got News For You, QI, Live at the Apollo, Argumental, Sorry, I've Got No Head and News Knight with Trevor McDonald and heard on Just a Minute, The Now Show and I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue. He is also appeared as King Arthur in the West End comedy musical Spamalot.
"The way he articulates his scorn that makes Brigstocke such a classy comic" Chortle
"Consistently funny... Brigstocke certainly knows how to spin out a yarn" Beyond the Joke