Mock Tudor Comedy Preview Fest - Adam Hess & Vikki Stone

Adam Hess
Adam is a prolific writer, known for his surreal one liners and has proved himself as an accomplished narrative and sketch writer too.
He has been nominated for Chortle Best Circuit Comedian and Chortle Best Newcomer and was a staff-writer on Russell Howard’s Good News. He has appeared on Tonight at the London Palladium, Live From The BBC, The Chris Ramsey Show,  Elevenish, Count Arthur Strong, Australia’s ‘Comedy Up Late’ and had his own segment in the Award Winning Dave Podcast. Adam is also one of the creators of underground cult hit The Bearpit Podcast Podcast.

‘For good quality gags per minute, there is no better comedian’
★★★★The Independent
‘Relentlessly entertaining, full of beautiful imagery’
★★★★Time Out
‘One of the most out and out hilarious shows on the fringe’
★★★★1/2 Chortle

Vikki Stone
Vikki is best known for her original comedy songs, but is also an actress, musician and composer. She is a former member of the National Youth Music Theatre, and has appeared in many stage plays and musicals including Sweeney Todd, Beauty and The Beast, The Firebird and many others, as well as acting for kids TV shows such as Titch and Ted (for which also she also wrote the theme tune and incidental music), Dick and Dom's Hoopla, and CBBC's Comedy Palace.  She also stars in the BBC Music film Ten Pieces II, which was in cinemas, as well as on BBC2 and CBBC. 
In 2011, Vikki won the Soho Theatre Stand-Up Award and her debut show the same year was nominated for Best New Show at the Leicester Comedy Festival, and her subsequent shows enjoyed sell-out runs at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and Soho Theatre as well as on tour.  Vikki has recently been awarded the H100 award for Theatre and Performance and Arts Council England funding and the PRS Bliss Trust new composers bursary for her new orchestral work Concerto For Comedian And Orchestra, which was performed with various orchestras throughout 2017.
She has appeared on many TV and Radio shows, including: The John Bishop Show, BBC One, The Now Show, BBC Radio 4, This Morning, ITV, That Sunday Night Show, ITV, I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here....Now, ITV 2, and many others.
She is the current presenter of the BBC Proms Podcast. 

“The bastard love child of Victoria Wood and Tim Minchin.” -  The Scotsman

Sunday 30 June 7.30pm
Riverhouse Barn
Manor Road
KT12 2PF