January 2020

Sunday 12 January 20120 @ The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

PAUL TONKINSON

A self-confessed professional northerner – and far worse, a celebrity Manchester United fan, Paul is a star of comedy in all its forms. Be it on stage, in character or as a TB host, this man does not fail to make you giggle. Having made his name as host of The Sunday Show, he took an even bigger step into the limelight when he replaced Johnny Vaughan briefly on The Big Breakfast. On stage, Paul leads his audience on a guided tour through the differences in male and female logic and can take the mickey out of almost every region in Britain and further afield.

TOM TOAL

Tom is a comedian, writer and actor. One of comedy’s rising stars he performed his debut show On The Scrapheap about the break-up of his 6 year relationship at the Edinburgh and Leicester Festivals in 2010 achieving widespread acclaim and reviews. The follow up Rom-Coms and Revolutions followed in similar vein playing to a complete sell out audience for the full run. In 2013 Tom performed at The Comedy Reserve with The Pleasance at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and in 2014 he became an Amused Moose Best Comedy Show finalist for his solo Edinburgh Festival Fringe show, Prequel. In March 2017, he opened gigs for Rob Brydon for some of Rob’s tour across the country.

RUSSELL HICKS

Russell is one of the most exciting new comic talents coming out of the USA, having already appeared on numerous one to watch line ups and gaining a seriously impressive list of credits. Now based in London, Russell has become known for his risk taking and thrillingly quick wit – his charismatic, improvisational style making him a huge force to be reckoned with.

December 2019

Sunday 8 December 2019 @ The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

DAVE JOHNS

Dave has been a stand up comic since 1989 and is widely regarded as one of the top headline acts in the country. He is known as an inventive, exciting and extremely funny comedian he has won applause from his audiences, respect from his fellow comics and rave reviews from the critics. More recently he played the main character in Ken Loach’s feature film ‘I, Daniel Blake’ for which he won the 2016 BIFA for Best Actor. He is also a regular guest on comedy panel shows ‘Never Mind The Buzzcocks’ (BBC2) and ‘8 Out Of Ten Cats’ (CH4).

“From the sublime, to genius, to hilarious uproar in the blink of an eye – extremely entertaining” – The Guardian

STEPHEN GRANT

Stephen is one of the UK’s funniest, hardest working and most respected comedians. Whether entertaining stag and hen parties, voicing animations, warming up TV audiences, presenting radio shows or hosting corporate award nights Stephen never fails to pull in the laughs. He possesses an energy and intellect which combined with his eight years in the corporate world make for a perfect experienced host and entertainer for any event.

“The kind of comedy vision that can see round corners” – Chortle

MICK FERRY

Mick award winning star of BBC1’s Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow and writer for John Bishop’s Britain (BBC1). Mick is another top class headliner who’s renowned as a fine and imaginative act so much so he is one of the most sought after comics on the British and International comedy circuit.

“See him or regret it, a great comedian” – John Bishop