Thorner Comedy Festival
The almost WORLD RENOWNED Thorner Comedy Festival is BACK on Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th February 2018.
The show starts at 8pm, but the doors (and bar) will be open from 6:30pm. Tickets will be on sale from 12 Noon on Sunday 14th January through Ticketsource.co.uk, where you can reserve seats, with no booking fee, and pay by debit or credit card.
Prices – Seated £35 & £30. A limited number of standing tickets will be available at £25. NB: Ticket sales are limited to a maximum of 5 per transaction.
…AND HERE’S THE LINE-UP!!!
Fri 23rd FEBRUARY
Shappi Khorsandi, Tom Lucy, Jayde Adams
Shappi’s appearance in Thorner in 2009 clearly catapulted her to international fame 🙂 “She has plenty to say, and says it with pointedness and potency” (The Guardian)
Tom Lucy is one of the youngest professional comedians in the world. “The best new comedian I’ve seen in ages. Believe the hype, this guy is hilarious” (Jack Whitehall)
Jayde Adams started working life as a fishmonger. “Third funniest woman in the world. Fact” (Dawn French)
SATURDAY 24th FEBRUARY
Russell Kane, Luke Kempner, Lloyd Griffith
Russell Kane appeared on the Thorner stage in 2008, returning a multi-award-winning comedian, presenter, actor, author & scriptwriter. “An exceptional comedian, his pace is relentless and his material beautifully observed and exquisitely crafted… inspiring and brilliant” (Chortle)
Luke Kempner is a regular on BBC Radio 4’s institution The Now Show and 4 Extra’s Newsjack. A multi-talented rising star. “Luke Kempner is a blummin’ genius” (Dawn French)
Lloyd Griffith is a comedian, a choirboy and an aspiring goalkeeper. “Inherently funny: voice of an angel, body of a trucker…” (Chortle)
These are the fantastic line-ups we’ve seen on the Thorner stage in our past 13 Comedy Festivals. You can see more pictures in our Gallery. To keep up to date with ticket news and line-up announcements, email firstname.lastname@example.org and ask to be added to the mailing list. You can also like and follow the festival on their Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages.
Mark Watson, Dane Baptiste, David Morgan, Joel Dommett, Adam Hess, Tom Allen