MATT REES STARS ON BBC2
Deadpan Welshman, Matt Rees is soon to star in BBC2's Stand Up at BBC Wales. This is Matt's hotly anticipated return to TV since he starred in BBC3's This Country alongside Charlie and Daisy May Cooper.
TOURS ANNOUNCED: JILTED JOHN, ANDREW LAWRENCE, AYESHA HAZARIKA, JULIAN DUTTON AND MATTHEW FLOYD-JONES
RBM are thrilled to announce that five of our wonderful comedians are going on tour:
Graham Fellows is taking his iconic creation Jilted John on the road to celebrate his 40th birthday
Andrew Lawrence, whose latest show Clean is him, minus the controversy and colourful language! A first for Britain's foremost contrarian comic.
Ayesha Hazarika MBE, finds the funny in feminism in Girl On Girl where she asks what's changed, and what's next?
Julian Dutton is inimitable in his mpression of John Le Mesurier in 'Do You Think That's Wise?', a show celebrating the much-loved actor and his intriguing life story.
Matthew Floyd Jones's debut tour is a razor sharp take on the lesser-known half of world-famous musical duo 'The Carpenters' in Richard Carpenter Is Close To You
AYESHA JOINS THE NEWS QUIZ PANEL
Ayesha Hazarika, MBE and comedienne extraordinaire, was paired with Phil Jupitus on the second episode of The News Quiz's latest series, joined by Phil Wang and Rory Bremner. The episode was chaired by Simon Evan while Miles is out of office.
Congrats on a fab show Ayesha! Catch the hilarious episode here
BENJAMIN STEVENSON'S DEBUT GETS THE GREEN LIGHT
Benjamin Stevenson, one half of everyone's favourite comedy duo, has only gone and written a bestseller! Green Light is the debut novel on everyone's lips.
Buy this stunning read now from Penguin or get it from Audible on Amazon.
ED FRINGE 2018 ACTS ANNOUNCED
We're thrilled to announce our list of comedy shows for this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe. It's a fantastic mix of stand-up, characters, storytelling and uproarious parody! It's our 27th year at the fringe, having promoted shows for the likes of Sue Perkins, Miles Jupp and Steve First.
Highlights include the brilliant Matt Rees' debut show, The Lampoons' hilarious theatrical take on campy horror classic House on Haunted Hill, the return of internationally-acclaimed comedy duo The Stevenson Experience - as well as Andrew Lawrence and Graham Fellows, appearing as you've never seen them before...
Check out our shows here:
Julian Dutton: Do You Think That's Wise?
1:10pm LAUGHING HORSE Cabaret Voltaire
Stephen Carlin: The Opinionator
3pm LAUGHING HORSE Espionage
Will Mars: Candid Cafe
2nd -26th August
3:30pm LAUGHING HORSE Bar 50
The Miles Jupp Interviews
3:40pm THE STAND New Town Theatre
Edd Hedges: For Eva, From Forever Ago
4pm, GILDED BALLOON The Balcony
Mark Simmons: One Linererer
4pm, BANSHEE LABYRINTH The Chamber Room
Graham Fellows: Completely Out of Character
16th – 26th August
4:30pm FREE SISTERS Maggie’s Chamber
Matt Rees: Happy Hour
1st-26th August (13th off)
4:45pm PLEASANCE COURTYARD The Cellar
Alice Marshall: The Strike
2nd – 26th August
5:30pm JUST THE TONIC The Caves
Ayesha Hazarika: Girl On Girl
2nd -11th August
6:45pm, GILDED BALLOON Wine Bar
Andrew Lawrence: Clean
8:10pm, ASSEMBLY Studio 3
Joe Rowntree: Bit of a Character
4th -16th August
8:45pm BANSHEE LABYRINTH Cinema Room
The Stevenson Experience: Spot The Difference
10.30PM ASSEMBLY Studio 5
The Lampoons: House On Haunted Hill
11pm PLEASANCE 10Dome
Saskia Preston: AAA Late
11pm THE PLEASANCE The Cellar
ANIL DESAI TO STAR IN ITV's IMITATION GAME
We can't wait to see Anil Desai competing with the UK's favourite mimics and comedians in ITV's hilarious new comedy panel show 'The Imitation Game'! Hosted by Alexander Armstrong, the show will feature top impressionists Rory Bremner, Debra Stephenson, Alistair McGowan, Jon Culshaw, Jan Ravens and Ronni Ancona. Airs in September.
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