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Live At The Civic

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Tom Binns is the star and co-writer of the BBC 1 Friday Night Comedy Series Hospital People.

He is also an award-winning and critical acclaimed character comedian working the International Comedy Festivals and the UK Stand Up Comedy Circuit.

Widely regarded as THREE of the best headliners working in British Comedy, Tom’s ventriloquist act, alter egos Hospital radio DJ Ivan Brackenbury and psychic Ian D Montfort has won him over 30 five star reviews and many awards nationally and internationally.

Psychic Ian D Montfort is, ‘a masterclass in improvisation, character comedy and mindreading’ Telegraph * * * * *

With DJ Ivan Brackenbury, ‘Binns has his character nailed and he mines the comic seam, ruthlessly to create top-quality entertainment with practically universal appeal’ Guardian * * * *

Amongst his multiple nominations and awards, Tom has received a Fosters Comedy God, Best International Comedian, Best International Act at the New Zealand International Comedy Festival, Adelaide Fringe (twice), Nottingham International Comedy Festival and 3 Sony Gold Awards.

He's been in BBC Shows Alan Partridge, Lee and Herring, Friday/Saturday Night Armistice and Channel 4 shows IT Crowd Drifters and Eight out of Ten Cats do Countdown and the feature films Going to Mecca and Eaten by Lions.

With support from Ivan Brackenbury!

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Tom Binns

Tom Binns appearing at this event

Writer, actor and character comedian whose creations include the hospital radio DJ Ivan Brackenbury and Ian D Montfort and The Spirit Comedium and his Ventriloquist Act 'Comedy Genius' The Times 'Comedy Genius' The Scotsman 'Comedy Genius' The Telegraph 'Comedy Genius' Time Out 'A Masterclass in improvisation, character comedy and mind reading' The Telegraph "Intelligent, magical, fantastically original and funny enough to kill you from asphyxiation" The Magic Circle Magazine "Binns has his character absolutely nailed, and mines the comic seam ruthlessly to create top-quality entertainment with practically universal appeal." The Guardian Chortle Award Nominee COFILMIC Best Sitcom Pilot Top 10 Fosters Comedy God Trident Comedy Award Finalist Double Sony Gold Award Winner Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee Twice Adelaide Comedy Award Nominee Twice Perth Comedy Award Nominee Top 50 Most Memorable Gigs of the Decade, Chortle Winner New Zealand International Comedy Festival 'Intelligent, magical, fantastically original and funny enough to kill you from asphyxiation' (The Magic Circle Magazine).

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Ivan Brackenbury

Ivan Brackenbury appearing at this event

A daft, inept yet adorable hospital radio DJ takes you on a hilarious broadcasting journey. This is a unique, wonderfully brilliant show, guaranteed to make you cry with laughter. The alter ego of comedian, DJ and actor Tom Binns. 'Deliciously enjoyable' (The Guardian) 'Comedy Genius' (The Times) 'Laughs per minute the funniest show'' (Time Out)·

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Wayne Beese

Wayne Beese appearing at this event

"Truly special talent" Express & Star "Had the audience howling" Dudley News "Wayne Beese is one of the sharpest comperes I have had the pleasure of working with. Fantastic gags paired with split-second wit - an enviable combo" Joe Lycett "One of the best MCs I have seen this year. Audiences frickin' love him" Tom Stade Despite only picking up a microphone just over four years ago, Wayne Beese has quickly cemented a reputation as one of the most exciting up-and-coming comics in the Midlands. Born and bred in Dudley, he is demand both as an act, where he has performed at top comedy clubs such as the Glee in Birmingham and Manchester's Frog and Bucket, and increasingly as a host and compere. Renowned for his banter, quick wit and improvisational skills, Wayne is resident MC at the award-winning Fitz of Laughter Comedy Club in Stourbridge and the popular Loffs At The Lamp in Dudley. He is also host of Live At The Civic at Brierley Hill Civic Hall, where he has introduced the likes of Ross Noble, Joe Lycett, Mark Watson, Doc Brown and Tom Stade to near-1,000 crowds in the last 12 months. He has been nominated for a host of awards, including "Best MC" at last year's Midlands Comedy Awards, the Birmingham Comedy Festival Breaking Talent Award and Midlands Comedian of the Year at the annual What's On awards.

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Whitchurch Civic Hall

  • High Street
  • Whitchurch
  • SY13 1QY