Comedy Mash presents...Funmbi Omotayo

Saturday 27th May  8pm

Comedy Mash at The Tower Theatre is back for 2023!

You can expect a buzzing Comedy Club night featuring the best professional comedians and breakthrough acts. 4 comedians and an MC will entertain you for an evening of hilarity and a snip at only £12.50!

“You may have seen that we originally had Gareth Richards booked to headline this night. We are sad to announce that Gareth passed away after being seriously injured in a car crash. We will be donating 10% of the ticket sales from the night to a trust fund that has been set up for Gareth’s children. More details here:

Headliner - Funmbi Omotayo

Funmbi is a force of nature, a natural comedian who oozes charisma that makes the audience instantly fall in love with him. A circuit headliner who boasts a host of awards including Best Newcomer At The Black Comedy Awards, Winner of Amused Moose & Leicester Square Comedian Of The Year. His talents have seen him perform across the globe including Canada, Holland & Germany to name a few. Funmbi has provided tour support for John Bishop & Hal Crutteden, has popped up on ITV, BBC, Comedy Central & Channel 4 and to top it off has performed two shows at the Edinburgh Festival.

I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here- ITV2
The John Bishop Show- BBC1
The Comedy Store- Comedy Central
Frankie Boyle Tramadol nights – Channel 4

“A charming young comic, he’s got the jokes to back up his charm soon he could be playing to thousands” Timeout
“Plenty of original insights and home truths to enjoy” Chortle

Opening Act - Ben Van Der Velde

Ben Van Der Velde is a regular host and act for respected British comedy clubs such as The Comedy Store, Komedia, The Backyard, The Glee, Covent Garden Comedy Club, The Stand, Comedy Loft, Top Secret Comedy, Outside the Box, the Frog & Bucket and Comedy Club 4 Kids, as well as hosting stages for Bestival, Festival No.6, End of the Road and Sunday Papers Live.
“Wonderfully improvised riffs showcasing his impressive spontaneity and sharp tongue.” Edinburgh Festivals Magazine
“On flights of fancy, he pushes ideas to extremes and displays a crackling, spontaneous energy in which we’re swept up.” Fest

Also featuring the comic brilliance of Dick Denham and Martin Durchov. Your MC for the evening is Tim Powell.

Tickets £12.50 | £15 on the day (if available)
Doors 7pm | Unreserved seating  | Strictly over 18s
Acts subject to availability and may be changed at any time
The Tower Theatre
North Road
CT20 3HL