Mock Tudor Comedy Club - 24 April

Chris Kent's anecdotal stand up comedy has made him a firm favoUrite in Ireland and in the UK. Fresh from selling out his 2016 Irish tour, Chris is a regular at the Edinburgh festival and has performed all over the world from Australia to America. He recently appeared on Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central on Comedy Central, guest panelist RTE’s Next Year’s News and a regular contributor to RTE radio.
‘Breathes new life into anecdotal comedy’ - List
‘Carefree, comedic bulls-eye’ - Dubliner Magazine
‘Among the best acts I’ve seen’ - The Mirror
‘A truly gifted storyteller with a deceptively naturalistic style’ - Chortle

Markus Birdman is an original and highly talented stand up. He took his solo show, ‘One Step Beyond’ to the Edinburgh Fringe in 2004 and has featured on BBC Radio’s ‘Spanking New” and is the voice of ITV’s ‘Blank Screen. He has previously performed at the Edinburgh Festival as part of Screaming Blue Murder’s ‘Big Value Show’ and as a finalist in the televised ‘BBC New Markus has featured on BBC Radio London, and on BBC One, BBC Choice, and Sky and Triple J Radio, Fox FM and Channel 9 TV in Australia.
“Completely spellbinding” - Chortle
“Lots of ruddy good gags….hugely enjoyable.” - The Scotsman

International comedian Rich Wilson is one of the countries finest comedians and popularly regarded as the UK’s best MC’s by many top comedians, such as Frank Skinner, Richard Herring and Sarah Millican.
Rich Wilson has been “winning over audiences in seconds” at all the major UK comedy clubs (Jongleurs, The Comedy Store, The Comedy Cafe, Big Night Out), has entertained audiences in New York, Las Vegas and for 5 years was part of the
CSE, Entertaining for the troops in the Middle East.
He has also performed sell out shows at tonnes of major comedy festivals including Perth Fringe, Melbourne International, Edinburgh Fringe and is a firm favourite at the New Zealand Comedy Festival.
“A tour-de-force.” - Leicester Mercury
“Highly entertaining” - Time Out

Ben Pope was the Piccadilly Comedy Club New Comedian of the Year Winner 2017 and has placed as a finalist in So You Think You’re Funny and Comedy Cafe New Act of the Year 2015. He started comedy at university where he was the President of the Cambridge Footlights (2013-14) and has been doing stand-up for seven years (as an act and MC). He has toured internationally with the Footlights, and gigs regularly as a stand-up across the UK. Ben has previously worked with the award-winning NewsRevue, and appeared on Comedy Central’s Achievement Unlocked and BBC New Comedy Award on Radio 4 Extra.
In 2018 he brought his “classy, stylish and accomplished debut” – Chortle, solo hour ‘Baby Sasquatch’ to The Edinburgh Fringe earning positive reactions from critics, industry and audiences.
“Left the audience gasping for breath” - ★★★★★ Varsity
“Smart and artfully ramshackle”  - ★★★★ The List
“Supremely confident…great material” - Bruce Dessau

Friday 24 April, 8pm 
Tickets £12.50
Riverhouse Barn
Manor Road
KT12 2PF