The Best In Stand Up - Five World Class Comedians - Late Show

at The Comedy Store , Manchester
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Featuring

Abigoliah Schamaun

A former NYC yogi now living in London, Abigoliah is a disarmingly honest comedian with a tender heart and a foul mouth that compliments her wicked sense of humour. 'A foul-mouthed sweetheart, aggressively feminine, endearingly butch and curiously disturbed' (The Skinny) 'Her cheeky honesty is completely disarming and delightful' (Chortle) 'Racy and hilarious' (Three Weeks) 'Warm, funny and dirty. Abigoliah takesto the stage like a burst of adults only sunshine' (Celia Pacquola) 'A fresh and quirky voice' (The Herald Sun, Melbourne).

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Addy Van Der Borgh

Addy Van Der Borgh appearing at this event

Addy van der Borgh has that rare talent of making people laugh as soon as he walks on stage. He is a great performer of highly acclaimed and original material, an ability noticed immediately by the BBC when he appeared on the Stand-up Show on BBC1 after only one year as a comedian. He has subsequently appeared on Live At The Comedy Store for Comedy Central, Live At Jongleurs and The World Stands Up for Sky TV and the BBC3 series from Baby Cow Productions, Brain Candy. He has also written and co-presented twenty episodes of TV Meltdown for Sky 1 with Kirsty Gallacher (2004 / 2005), has acted in a number of voiceovers for radio and television and has appeared on many radio shows including the legendary Loose Ends on Radio 4. 'An unassuming comic genius' (Metro) 'Brilliant natural clown' (The Daily Telegraph) '... van der Borgh can reel off cracking gags and compete with the best freestylers such as Ross Noble' (Evening Standard) 'An excellent stand-up with intelligence and wit' (The Guardian)

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Carl Hutchinson

Carl Hutchinson appearing at this event

Uniquely stubborn, outright impractical and undeniably hilarious. Geordie comic Carl Hutchinson has been crowned the Magners Pub Comedian of the Year and the winner of the Beat the Frog World Series competition. He also reached the final of So You Think You’re Funny? and been nominated for the Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year Award. 'Effortlessly hilarious. He captivates the audience with his perfectly timed suspenseful silences and plain-talking sense-making' (Three Weeks) '... firm highlight' (The Scotsman). Carl Hutchinson featured in Ents24's 20 Hardest Working Comedians of 2018 list.

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Jimmy McGhie

Jimmy McGhie appearing at this event

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).

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Sean Collins

Sean Collins appearing at this event

Sean honed his unique, storytelling style over 18 years. In 2000, his hard work and determination led to his receiving two prestigious Canadian Comedy Award nominations for 'Best Male Stand Up' and for his half hour 'Comic's Comedy Special' on CBC. Fuelled by the desire to play to a more international audience, Sean left Canada for the UK and, within the five years that he has resided in Britain, he has written and performed three highly successful Edinburgh Festival shows, receiving rare, five star reviews and one of only a few Best of Fest accolades.

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The Comedy Store

  • Deansgate Locks, 1a-3 Whitworth Street West
  • Manchester
  • M1 5LH
Website:
thecomedystore.co.uk/manchester/whats-on
Phone:
0161 839 9595
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0161 839 9595