Colchester New Comedian of the Year

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Show Information
Shows from:
Shows to:
Wed 5 October 2016
Thu 13 October 2016
Price:
£8 per heat & discounts (including £1 restoration levy)
Venue:
Mercury Studio Theatre

Ten of the best new local comedians show off their comedy skills hoping to win a place in this year’s grand final. Come and vote for your favourites!

WED 5 OCT: HEAT 1

With headliner Carly Smallman

WED 12 OCT: HEAT 2

With headliner Jason Patterson

THU 13 OCT: HEAT 3

With headliner Charmian Hughes

DINNER & A SHOW OFFER

Food

Make a night of it by booking a pre-show meal at Food @ the Mercury. Simply add either a two (£13.95) or three course (£15.95) meal to your basket along with your theatre tickets.

No need to choose what you are having in advance – simply select from the delicious options available on the night.

This show has been paired with our Mercury Classics menu. Click here to take a look!

★★★★★

(Carly) Smallman already has the presence of a 20-year comedy veteran. Her delightful appearance and cheery persona juxtaposed with wonderfully filthy songs make her the most exciting female act in the country right now

GQ Magazine

★★★★★

Jason Patterson absolutely sounds the part. He’s got a rich

Chortle

★★★★★

deep voice that oozes confidence

The Guardian (for Charmian Hughes)

★★★★★

and a perfectly measured delivery that gives him instant authority.

Telegraph (for Charmian Hughes)

★★★★★

Charming ribaldry

The Scotsman (for Charmian Hughes)

★★★★★

Obviously talented

★★★★★

A joy to watch

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