When we first spoke to Gerrards Cross Community Association back in 2015 we had no idea how popular their comedy nights would prove to be and the genteel folk of Gerrards Cross have proved to have an appetite for live comedy that is nothing short of voracious! After a series of highly successful shows we return on Friday 10th November 2017 with yet more of the very best in live stand up comedy;
The good folk of Gerrards Cross will be treated to Sheffield’s Tom Wrigglesworth as their headline act! Tom is best known for his live storytelling shows and Sony Award winning BBC Radio comedy programmes which take a comical and emotional look at family relationships. Alongside his comedy work, he’s used his engineering background to become a natural and engaging presenter for BBC Television and The Discovery Channel.
“A rare talent, hysterical and accomplished” Time Out “The ultimate crowd pleaser” The Guardian
Warrington born Paul Thorne is a highly respected comedian and regular member of The Comedy Store’s Cutting Edge team; performing material based on the week’s news in this prestigious topical show. Paul’s topical gags; spontaneous wit, and surreal songs have taken him to Australia, China, Dubai, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore and Thailand as well as quite a few places on the way. His solo shows have toured the Canadian Fringe festivals twice now and both times to critical acclaim and 2014 saw a successful solo run at London’s Leicester Square Theatre.
“A waspish, sweary pleasure” Telegraph “A must-see comedian” Guardian
“A sharp and fast-paced comedian with just the right mix of edgy political incorrectness.” Toronto Sun
Despite performing stand-up since 2015 Catherine Bohart has seen a rapid rise through the ranks of UK and Irish comedy. In 2016, she was a finalist in both the BBC New Comedy Awards and Funny Women, drawing praise in the final of the former for having “a distinctive voice and a story you’d like to hear” (Chortle) and in the latter for being “pretty much the perfect comedy package” (Beyond The Joke). Her burgeoning broadcasting career has already seen her write material for BBC Radio 4’s The Now Show, The News Quiz, Newsjack and Frankie Boyle’s New World Order.
Your compere for the evening is Belfast’s Michael Legge Show starts 8pm prompt £TBC Very strong language. Fully seated. Acts subject to change. Details on 01753 883759
For the enjoyment of all our guests we ask you to respect those sat around you by turning off your mobile phone and refraining from talking once the show is in progress. As comedians material is their copyright any form of video or audio recording is strictly forbidden.