Comedy Club on the Road!

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Showing on:
Tue 21 August 2018
Approx 2hrs 20mins, including interval
Mercury Main Theatre

The Comedy Club As Seen on TV Presents: Comedy Club on the Road! Celebrating 22 years of bringing laughter to life!

The Comedy Club is one of the most recognised and respected names in the comedy industry and over the years has worked across the UK and abroad with the best of the best.

For one night they have hand-picked some of their favourite five-star laughter-makers in the UK and brought them together for you in one full show!

Be prepared, get buckled up and get ready for one of the funniest nights of your life!

Forget the Edinburgh Festival this August and keep it local! We will bring 4 top comedians right to your doorstep here in Colchester. Let’s have a night of pure comedy and non-stop laughs – no kilt required!

These comedians headline and play all over the UK to packed venues every week – DO NOT MISS!

Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy remains one of the biggest and most loved performers by comics and audiences alike. His experience and ability to connect to any audience is almost legendary. Kevin’s warm personality and utterly relaxed stage persona puts the audience instantly at ease. Kevin was chosen by Jools Holland as the TV warm up act for every episode of his show Later With Jools Holland.
“The Ad Lib Expert” – The Stage | Club Mirror Comedian of the Year Award Winner

Karen Bayley
Karen Bayley has a delightfully saucy, friendly and confident stage presence. Add her wit, and infectious giggle along with devastating one-liners , this combined certainly makes her a huge force to be reckoned with . Bayley has been on the professional circuit now for over a decade, performing at only the best comedy clubs across the UK and beyond. Early in her career Karen picked up several awards reaching the final of the coveted BBC New Comedy Awards, and also reached the finals of the BBC New Comedy Awards Showcase. Most recently Karen has been supporting Joe Lycett on his UK tour. On TV Karen has appeared on The Last Word (More4) & Sex on The Job (C4)
“She has me in stitches” Alan Carr | “A very good act” Jasper Carrot

Rudi Lickwood
Rudi Lickwood is a comedian with a highly successful and long established career in the comedy industry. With a super confident playful personality oozing charisma, Rudi’s infectious charm has made him a very desirable commodity. Along the way in his comedy career spanning 29 years, Rudi has picked up various awards including Black 100+ Awards for the greatest black British achievers, and has also picked up a BECA award for outstanding contribution to comedy. His TV appearances include Show Me The Funny and Get Me the Producer. A charming character, Rudi is loved wherever he performs.
“Wembley should just about contain him” – The Stage | “An inspired performance, stand-up at its best” – Coca-Cola

Jeff Innocent
“It should be made law that every British Citizen must go and see Jeff Innocent. He’s that funny.”
Jeff Innocent has reached near legendary status amongst audiences and fellow comedians alike by remaining at the top of his game for over 15 years and continues to cement his status as one of the country’s leading acts, and is now very much part of the comedy gentry. Jeff has unique appeal due to his contrast between his east end ‘Geezer’ appearance and demeanour along with his educated philosophical delivery. He also appears regularly on TV and radio as a comedian, actor and cultural commentator. Innocent starred alongside Vinnie Jones playing a prisoner in the hit film Mean Machine and has also appeared on later with Jools Holland.
“Jeff Innocent is ‘The Guv’nor'” – The Mirror | “The body of a Night Club Bounce and the brain of a university boffin” – The Guardian

Line-up correct at time of publication.

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