The Honeypot Christmas Crack-Up!

The Comedy Store, Manchester

Contact venue for tickets

Price
£15.00 / £12.00 (Concessions)
Phone
0161 839 9595
Website
thecomedystore.co.uk/manchester/whats-on

Tis the season to be Jolly! Join us for an evening of festive funnies raising funds for The Honeypot Children’s Charity; featuring the comedic delights of Justin Moorhouse, Scott Bennett, Chris Washington and Lloyd Langford. Founded in 1996, the Honeypot Children’s Charity works to enhance the lives of young carers and vulnerable children aged 5-12 years by providing residential respite breaks and ongoing outreach support. More acts to be announced soon!

Please note that the artists appearing may be subject to change.

Featuring

Justin Moorhouse

Justin Moorhouse appearing at this event

Justin hosts his own show Tea Time With Justin Moorhouse daily on Manchester's Sony Award winning radio station Key 103. TV credits include playing Young Kenny in the award-winning Phoenix Nights (C4), Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow (BBC One), The Charlotte Church Show (C4), 8 Out of 10 Cats (C4), The Grumpy Guides (BBCTwo2) and Shameless (E4). Justin also appeared in the 2009 Ken Loach feature film Looking For Eric. Writing credits include The 11 O’Clock Show (C4), 8 Out Of 10 Cats (C4) and critically acclaimed comedy drama An Insurance Inspector Calls (BBC Radio 4). 'Moorhouse charms the pants off the crowd' (Sunday Times) 'A comedic tour de force. Excruciatingly funny... brought a tear to a critical eye' (The Herald) 'Quirky and imaginative stories... A brilliant entertainer' (The Stage) 'Simultaneously down-to-earth and out-of-this-world' (The List). Justin Moorhouse was named in Ents24's top 5 hardest-working comedians of 2017.

See 16 tour dates featuring Justin Moorhouse

Scott Bennett

Scott Bennett appearing at this event

Stylishly shirted, Yorkshire-born Scott Bennett delivers wry observations on the absurdity of modern living. His sharply-written routines, drawn from real-life experiences have been delighting audiences across the country; except in Yorkshire, where they are deeply suspicious of his shirts. Likeable, with a warm and engaging delivery, he is a Yorkshire live wire with an undeniable no nonsense logic. English Comedian of the Year Runner Up, Comedy Cellar New Act of the Year and Old Speckled Hen Comedian of the Year. 'A generous helping of wonderfully witty comic observations about life's little quirks, relationships and human behaviour. Served by a Yorkshireman with relentless enthusiasm and boundless energy' (www.bbc.co.uk) 'Naturally hilarious, the highlight of the evening' (Broadway Baby, Edinburgh Fringe 2013) 'A star of the future' (Huddersfield Examiner) 'This loveable rising star enthrals his audiences with his warm and engaging delivery, he is a Yorkshire live wire with an undeniable no nonsense logic' (Funhouse Comedy).

See 17 tour dates featuring Scott Bennett

Chris Washington

Chris Washington appearing at this event

'Chris began performing stand up comedy in July 2012, 14 months later he has over 200 gigs under his belt for a host of reputable promoters up and down the country and is fast becoming one of the most sought after new acts on the circuit. With a cheeky Northern charm and hilarious tales it's clear to see why Chris is flying up the comedy ladder' (www.comedycv.co.uk) 'Mark my words, he will be a big name' (Love Comedy) 'Hilarious stories' (Hull Daily Mail) 'Worth the entrance fee alone. Look out for this man!' (Otley Town Post) 'Chris has oodles of warmth and likeability, and an assurance which belies his tender years. This young man could well go all the way!' (Golf Comedy) 'Hilarious' (Yahoo Festival Review) '... the immediately likeable Chris Washington, who uses his Northern charm along with his hilarious tales to entertain the crowds...' (Funhouse Comedy).

See 10 tour dates featuring Chris Washington

Lloyd Langford

Lloyd Langford appearing at this event

Welsh comedian and comedy writer who has appeared on Ask Rhod Gilbert and written material for TV shows Live At The Apollo, Never Mind The Buzzcocks and The King Is Dead. Lloyd's hearty comedy crawl is a delicious blend of jokes, stories, observations, ad-libs, one-liners, accents, theories, topical gags and self-deprecation. 'Particularly brilliant' (Fest) '... an undiscovered genius' (The Guardian).

See 4 tour dates featuring Lloyd Langford

The Comedy Store

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

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