Thursday Night Comedy Carousel: Andy Robinson, Jimmy McGhie, Nick Doody
Please note that the artists appearing may be subject to change.
'Hailing from the hotbed of comedy that is Oldbury in the West Midlands, Andy has been a star at the Glee for the last 6 years. A bit of a smuthound and the occasional flash of genius with his guitar has made him a must see comedian in Birmingham. He has recently been making waves as the driving force behind BRMB subversive afternoon show the 'Barmy Brummies'.' (Glee)
'... the very funny and relaxed Andy Robinson... draws his audience into his world and then surprises them with his amusing tales' (Funhouse Comedy).
Andy Robinson tour dates
Jimmy McGhie is a highly regarded young stand-up and comic performer, appearing on the UK and international comedy circuit to great acclaim. A finalist in
the BBC New Talent competition, Jimmy is one of Britain's hottest comedy talents.
Having already built up a solid fan base, his 2009 and 2010 Edinburgh solo shows were complete sell-outs. Having appeared on Russell Howard's Good News, Jimmy's comedy stock is set to go into the stratosphere.
'A performance that demonstrates he meets all the requirements needed to
become a TV star' (British Comedy Guide)
'There are few comics I can think of who have the sheer star quality of Jimmy McGhie. He is the perfect little comedy package' (The Scotsman)
'Hilarious and lovable... A fantastic storyteller' (Three Weeks).
Jimmy McGhie tour dates
Comic who uses his physicality as an extra dimension to his show. A finalist on Channel 4's 'So You Think You're Funny?', topical and not afraid to say what he thinks, Nick Doody's brand of political comedy and satire has won fans all over the country. Whilst still a student he supported Bill Hicks on his final tour of the UK, on Bill’s request.
'Some of the best political material I have heard in a while... comic genius' (The Scotsman)
“Very impressive...unfailingly good punchlines...intelligent and funny...comes with the chortle seal of approval” - (Chortle) *****
“A refreshing change...Sharp witted, but never sharp-tongued” (THREE WEEKS) *****
Nick Doody tour dates