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December 2018

Sunday 9 December 2018 @ The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

GARRETT MILLERICK

Garrett is an acclaimed stand up comedian, writer and director. He is an increasing force to be reckoned with on the UK Circuit and In the few short years since debuting in new act competitions he has established a reputation as one of the stand out live acts of his generation. In 2018 his breakout show Sunflower became one of the best reviewed and most talked about shows of The Edinburgh Festival.

“Just want’s to entertain you and does it superbly” – The Sunday Times

ELLIOT STEEL

Following impressive performances and wowing audiences at the Latitude, V and Reading festivals and being nominated for Best Debut at the Dave’s Leicester Comedy Festival 2015, Elliot Steel is a must-see comic name to watch out for.

Elliot’s hilarious and honest routines are gritty real-life tales of growing up on a South London council estate – all delivered in his refreshingly individual style with a confidence and stage presence beyond his years.

Following his successful Edinburgh shows in 2016 and 2017 Elliot appeared on Comedy Central’s Live from the Comedy Store as well as Roast Battle which saw Elliot and his dad Mark Steel go head-to-head to roast each other with the most brutal jokes imaginable.

Elliot has also been heard on BBC Radio 1’s Comedy Lounge and BBC Radio 4.

”One to watch” – The Independent

ROGER MONKHOUSE

Roger is one of the most original and distinctive acts on the comedy scene. A consummate stand-up who employs a deadly combination of charm and menace to exert a masterful control over any audience. A fine topical writer and performer, and master of sharp observational comedy, Roger is a regular member of the prestigious and critically acclaimed ‘Cutting Edge’ team at the London Comedy Store.

“His laconic delivery shields an engaging persona and an enquiring mind” – The Guardian

November 2018: What a banger!

ANDY ASKINS

Andy is a diminutive figure who exudes an air of vulnerability and an innocent child-like quality as he steps up to the microphone armed with a guitar and a cheeky grin. It’s an overwhelmingly misleading demeanour which serves to heighten the impact of the killer lines that he delivers. His subject matter is wide ranging; from his many bizarre relationships: “Some of them with humans” to an unfortunate mix-up over a colostomy bag with a Columbian drug baron in Miami docks.

“Brilliant and unique” – John Bishop

MARLON DAVIS

With a Brown Eyed Boy series on MTV under his belt, Marlon is a bright young comedian, improviser, actor and presenter who embraces his work with energy and charm, embodying his characters and delivering his material with skilful observations.

“Bursts on to the stage like a breath of fresh air, with impish grin, boyish enthusiasm and an effortlessly open, confident style” – Chortle.co.uk

RICH WILSON

As well as being able to deliver a good strong set, with subject matters ranging from being a young father to observational material on the absurdity of life in general, he is rapidly becoming one of the most in demand compères in the country with his ability to think on his feet and tame even the toughest of crowds with his likeable, charming manner.

“He’s a very very funny man” – Frank Skinner