The Esplanade, Penarth CF64 3AU, UK
19:00 on 29/03/2019
22:30 on 29/03/2019
Cardiff's premier comedy night comes to Penarth!
Enjoy a warm and friendly night of laughter in the company of some of the best stand up acts on the circuit. Howl Comedy regularly sells out in Cardiff - and now a sister night is starting up in Penarth's classiest venue. Enjoy cabaret style seating, a fine bar and fantastic stand up at our Friday night event!
And here's our LINE UP:
PAUL 'SILKY' WHITE
Paul ‘Silky’ White is a comedian and musician from Liverpool. Since 1994 he has avoided adulthood, wealth and financial security by doing something he loves instead.
TV Appearances Include The Stand-Up Show (BBC), The World Stands Up (Paramount) and the Comics Lounge (AUS).
International Appearances Include: China, Kuwait, Dubai, Bahrain, Singapore, Malaysia, Cambodia, the Seychelles, Indonesia, Norway, Sweden, the USA, the Philippines, Kosovo, the Falkland Islands, Bahrain, Australia, and all over Europe, from Luxembourg and Germany to the Alps.
Festival Appearances Include Glastonbury, Bestival, Camp Bestival, The Big Chill, Green Man, God’s Kitchen Global Gathering, Kendal Calling, Comedy Festivals including Edinburgh Fringe, Glasgow, Leicester, Melbourne and the world’s smallest comedy festival in Frampton Mansell, which is a real place, and not a character in Downton Abbey. He’s been reported dead to the police, played in the house band at the Kilkenny Festival in Ireland, and been Dr Who’s backing guitarist.
"massively engaging guitar-playing stand-up whose instinctive rapport with audiences makes him welcome wherever he goes." (Guardian Pick of the Week)
"a very, very funny fella … just brilliant" (John Bishop)
"funny and clever" (Tim Minchin)
"Silky makes rooms rock. More addictive than crack" (Leeds Guide)
"Always brilliant" (Metro)
"Skilful and entertaining … Silky’s audience banter is sans pareil" (Time Out)
Spaniard Ignacio Lopez (BBC Sesh) has been wowing audiences with his individual style and high gag-rate since moving to the UK to perform comedy almost a decade ago.
A frequent headliner in top comedy clubs all over the UK (Glee, Jongleurs, Just The Tonic, Funhouse, etc) as well as military, corporate and sports dinners, Ignacio has also performed sold-out solo shows at Edinburgh, Reading, Brighton, Leicester and Cardiff fringe festivals.
★★★★★ “HAD THE CROWD ROARING" - Get Reading
★★★★ “UNIQUE AND HILARIOUS" - BUZZ Magazine
"Charismatic with waspish charm, keeping the burly drunks who elected to hog the front row under control with a mix of coaxing and smart put-downs." - Chortle
"Had the best line of the night" - The Guardian
"Filled the room with laughter. Relevant and perceptive. An act not to be missed!" - Broadway Baby
As heard on The Rhod Gilbert Show (BBC Radio Wales) Calum Stewart recently won the prestigious Welsh Unsigned Stand Up Award 2018 and came joint third in the Leicester Square Theatre New comedian of the year.
“An exciting new comic with an armoury of killer jokes. His is a name to remember” - Joe Lycett
“The new Lloyd Langford” - Rhod Gilbert
“Refreshingly honest and charming with perfect comic timing. A national treasure in the making” - Scott Capurro
Also featuring will be rising star PRIYA HALL.
Hosted by LORNA PRICHARD
A former TV presenter who swapped headlines for punchlines, Lorna is a unique host with an authority that belies her offbeat charm and warmth. There is no on-stage persona here - what you see is what you get. Audience reviews: "Clever, funny and so natural", "Witty, warm, welcoming, and hilarious".
Doors open at 7pm; show starts at 8pm.
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