Comedy Club @ Prego
First Wednesday of every month
Brought to you by Foot of the Barrel
Tickets from £7.00, booking fee may apply CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS
Doors Open 7.15pm
Show Starts 8pm
With resident compares Anthony J Brown & Elliot J Huntley
Wednesday 5th April
‘His innate comic timing, insightful digressions and ability to think on his feet puts him alongside the most talented and genuinely funny comedians’ - Three Weeks. As seen on Dave’s One Night Stand. During his career Danny has also supported a number of acts on tour including Sean Lock, Micky Flanagan, Sarah Millican, Justin Moorhouse and Doc Brown.
Supported by Nina Gilligan
‘Nina Gilligan is a naturally funny comedian, with a charming and genuinely likeable style’ - John Thomson. As see on The Fast Show & Cold Feet.
Hot Water Comedian of the Year Nina exploded on to the comedy scene in 2011 and is now a regular on the UK circuit. Sometimes outrageous, always hilarious, observational and storytelling comedy for all.
Wednesday 3rd May
A master storyteller - Radio Times. As seen in ‘Phoenix Nights’, ‘That Peter Kay Thing’, ‘Mrs Brown’s Boys’, ‘Cold Feet’ and the Ken Loach film ‘Looking For Eric’. Described by Metro as ‘an act everyone deserves to see at least once’
Supported by Sean Moran
‘Superbly misanthropic…he’s terse, cynical and a brilliant writer - well worth seeing’ - City Life Delightfully droll Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year runner up. Using life’s frustrations as a source of his quality material, he continues his rise through the ranks of the comedy circuit.
Wednesday 7th June
Brennan Reece - Everlong, Edinburgh Preview
Edinburgh Best Newcomer Nominee (Me) and English Comedian Of The Year (Also Me) returns with a “powerfully entertaining” show about the stars (in the sky), memories (in the mind) and my Nanna (in a home). “Unstoppable force” Chortle “Inspirational and moving” Arts Award “A teenage Alan Bennett” The Skinny * Arts Award The Independent The Sunday Times The Scotsman **** The List
Supported by Chris Washington - Dream Big (within reason)………….(preview)
Chris has always kept his dreams ‘in check’, in 2005 he saw a shooting star and wished for Brookside to be recommissioned. Small dreams should never be confused with little ambition because things are shaping up quite nicely for the lad who cried genuine tears of joy when his girlfriend won a Dyson hoover. Jason Manford Tour Support
Wednesday 5th July
Gavin Webster - Edinburgh Festival Preview
‘Funny, clever and as brilliantly observed as you’ll find’ - The Scotsman. ‘His daftness is little short of surreal genius’ - The Stage Voted ‘Comedian’s Comedian’ in 2014 his slew of credits include ‘Never Mind The Buzzcocks’, ‘The Stand-Up Show’, ‘The Comedy Store’, ‘The 11 O’ Clock Show’, ‘Does Doug Know’ and the Radio 4 sketch show ‘The Show What You Wrote’.
Supported by Rob Mulholland
‘If you only see one comedian this month, make it Rob Mulholland’ - The Skinny ‘Strong comic storytelling…a routine as tight as his skinny jeans’ - Chortle Two-metres plus of wonderfully witty anecdotal mirth, Rob is Hilarity Bites Comedian of the Year, Beat the Frog World Series winner and Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year runner up.