Fri 1st Nov at 7:00pm - 10:00pm
The Laughing Pod
@ The Rayleigh Mill, Rayleigh
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The Laughing Pod : Keith Farnan, Tom Webb, Javier Jarquin, Graeme Mathews, Philip Simon, Andrew Ryan
Please note that the artists appearing may be subject to change.
A former solicitor, Keith has the natural ability to delve into themes other comics may shy away from and it is this aptitude that is placing him in the lead of investigative comedians. He has been a regular guest on radio, both in Ireland and the UK, from BBC, RTE, Talk Sport, Today FM, Newstalk and all sorts of other warm and welcoming studios.
Keith Farnan has performed as a stand-up all over the world, from Montreal, to Amsterdam, to Hong Kong.
His television credits include BBC3's Most Annoying People, One Night Stand (BBC), Liffey Laughs (RTE) and Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow (BBC1).
He has also written for and performed in The Insomniac Club for BBC Radio as well as appearing on Loose Ends and Colin Murphy's Great Unanswered Questions (BBCNI).
'... If Eddie Izzard had been Irish, he'd surely have turned out a lot like Keith Farnan' (The Scotsman)
'Brilliant, thought-provoking and laugh out loud funny' (Time Out).
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Award winning Comedian, face of Popbitch and star of Dave TV.
'Ingenious and fresh' (Time Out);
'Tom Webb is a cheeky, inventive, damn funny fellow... One of the best MCs around' (London Is Funny);
'Hilarious... A comedy treat' (Edinburgh Evening News).
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Card throwing ninja who has spent the last 4 years working as a professional award winning comedian in New Zealand and Australia. Javier Jarquin moved to the UK in 2010 where he has established himself as a circuit regular and headline act around the country and in mainland Europe.
He has performed on the same bill with the likes of Jimmy Carr, Stewart Lee, Jo Brand and Paul Daniels.
'High calibre throughout' (The Morning Star)
'Brilliantly entertaining performance' (The Edinburgh Reporter)
'Kept the audience laughing throughout@ (The Edinburgh Spotlight)
'Seriously talented when it comes to wowing a crowd' (The Stage).
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Graeme is a young, yet experienced versatile comedian. His zany personality and ability to engage with any audience makes him a sure fire hit anywhere!
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Never less than hilarious with great one liners and impressive timing and that feel-good factor that washes over the audience' - Derek Smith The Stage.
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Andrew’s quintessentially Irish storytelling abilities and cheeky, friendly demeanor make him a natural observational stand up. A regular at the Edinburgh Festival and one of the most in demand acts on the UK & Irish comedy scene.
The Cork native immediately gets audiences on-side with a likable, bewildered style described as 'impossible not to warm to' (Chortle).
'Utterly brilliant... going to be a huge star' (Time Out)
'Made his set look easy, left us wanting more' (The Stage)
'Hilarious and accessible with some really powerful thinking underneath' (The Skinny)
'Funnier than Ardal O' Hanlon with an abundance of charm and great stage presence' (City Life).
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Venue: The Rayleigh Mill
→ Rayleigh 5 min walk