Comedy at The Hippodrome
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Boom Tish presents a hilarious night of comedy from…
Patrick Monahan – MC
Patrick Monahan blends a high energy comedy style with hilarious and engaging topical and observational material. Known for working a room, Patrick is adored by his audiences with whom he makes an effortless connection!
Currently on tour across the UK with his brand new stand-up show, Patrick is best known for Splash! and being a regular guest on ‘Not The One Show’ (London Live).
Since starting stand-up comedy in 2007, the talented and enthusiastic Nick Helm quickly gained attention from across the industry for his unique, powerful and above all hilarious blend of one-liners, stories, poems and songs.
Nick kicked off 2015 by winning the Chortle Award for Best Music and Variety Artist. The year also saw Nick co-write and direct a short film –Elephant – for BBC iPlayer with Esther Smith as part of the BBC’s Funny Valentines. Elephant was subsequently selected to be screened at the 2015 BFI London Film Festival and since went on to be nominated for BAFTA’s Best Short Film 2016 Award.
The psychic who never swerves unpalatable news from beyond the grave for anyone joining his séance. Originating from Peter Kay’s C4 Phoenix Nights TV series, he may just touch a nerve with his audience as a conduit for the spirits!
The mutant child of a Victorian circus, locked away in the Pet Shop Boys basement and forced to watch nothing but Eurovision.’ (Theatreview NZ) Add a touch of smut into the equation, and you are almost there.
Bernie (a vaguely European diva somewhere between Cruella Deville, Kate Bush and Noel Fielding in sequins) and Victy (her one man/woman band, and slightly stalky housemate) have seduced audiences all over the world with their riotous shows, which are packed full of risqué original songs, stage-shattering audience participation and ‘jaw-achingly funny character comedy’ (Backstage Pass).
‘Irresistible… definitely worth getting your face licked for’ (The Guardian).
Just announced! Special guest appearances from Anil Desai and Andrea Hubert