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Neath Comedy Festival
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Better known by many as the ‘Sinnerman’ from ITV’s The Chase, Paul Sinha is a qualified GP and international stand up comic of many years standing. Sinha is as side-splittingly funny as he is deadly in the prime time TV quiz show.
Recently back from an international touring show after yet another sell out and highly acclaimed Edinburgh Fringe run, Sinha headlines a special night at the finale of the 10th Neath Comedy Festival
‘Wonderfully inventive and intelligent’ (Evening Standard)
‘One-liners are delivered with the crisp clarity of cut glass. Highly original’ (Metro)
“Revered as a comedic demi-God’ – Wales Online
This is a full evening of comedy with pro support and hosted by Neath’s own Paul James.
Please note that the artists appearing may be subject to change.
Paul Sinha is a qualified GP and international stand up comic of many years standing, having performed in all major comedy clubs in the UK, as well as China, Auckland, Singapore, the Middle East, South Africa, Netherlands and Germany. Paul's second full length solo show 'Saint or Sinha' received widespread critical acclaim at the 2006 Edinburgh Fringe Festival and was nominated for the if.comedy award (formerly the Perrier). Since then Paul has been in great demand, whether on TV shows such as Edinburgh and Beyond, World Stands up, Comedy Shuffle and Comedy Cuts, on Radio 4's Loose Ends and the Now Show, or his numerous contributions to Radio 5 Live and Talksport, as well as having recorded for Shane Warne's Ashes podcasts. 'Wonderfully inventive and intelligent’ (Evening Standard) 'One-liners are delivered with the crisp clarity of cut glass. Highly original' (Metro) 'Universal anecdotes as warmly delivered as you would find anywhere... it's a pleasure listening to him... Opinionated, witty and smart – Sinha is the certainly one of the comics Fringe goers should be flocking to' (Chortle) 'His confidence on stage was excellent and his talent for adlibbing and summoning gags off the cuff were very funny' (BBC Online).
See 6 tour dates featuring Paul Sinha
Welsh stand-up comic, once described as what would happen if Tim Vine hadn't found God. 'Revered as a comedic demi-god ... he has a gritty, down-to-earth accessibility that wins crowds over everywhere' (The Western Mail) 'Not only a consistent barrage of quality lines , but a stage presence that takes the audience wherever he wants to take them' (Cardiff Comedy Festival) 'Paul weaves the dark and dirty into comedy gold. A solid gagsmith who is getting bigger and bigger' (Laughing Mic Comedy).
See Paul James tour dates
If you cross Ralph from the Muppets with a Welsh ex-powerlifter, you get new star of the comedy circuit Jonnie Price. 'A Welsh Billy Connolly on steroids' - Paul James A giant of a man, but also memorable for the warmth, charm and wit that he brings to the stage every time he performs. Wowing audiences with a high octane joke based set, mixed with true and not so true stories. 'Not only one of the most hard hitting Welsh comedians around but he's one of the most talented' - Cardiff Comedy Festival 'A comedy juggernaut!' - Glee Club
See Jonnie Price tour dates
- Orchard Street
- SA11 1DU
- 0300 365 6677