Each month we are bringing top comedy acts to East Grinstead and in the best venue around…
EAST GRINSTEAD COMEDY CLUB AUGUST
Angela Barnes, Arthur Smith, Mike Cox and hosted by Rich Wilson!
Headlined by the hilarious Angela Barnes! Angela Barnes swapped a career in health and social care for stand up in 2010 and hasn’t looked back. Within just a couple of years she had won the BBC New Comedy Award in 2011 and toured around the country with her stand up shows. She returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2022 with a brand new show called Hot Mess, which will go on to tour nationwide in 2023. Angela has starred in BBC Twos Mock the Week, Live at the Apollo, House of Games, and Hypothetical on Dave. She is a firm favourite on BBC Radio 4, having featured on The Now Show and The News Quiz. Including a recent stint as the host. She has also hosted BBC Radio 4 Extras Newsjack.
Opening the show is the legendary Arthur Smith! Comedian, Presenter, Actor, Writer (and Night Mayor of Balham, self appointed), Arthur is one of the much admired originals of the great British alternative comedy scene. Arthur has a consistently brilliant talent and ability to provide light entertainment whilst also still finding new and interesting ways to make people laugh. It is no surprise, therefore, that he remains a sought after artist by Comedy Clubs, Theatres, Festivals and Private Events and is regularly seen and heard on Television and Radio. TV credits include Grumpy Old Men (BBC), Have I Got News For You (BBC) and Mastermind (BBC) among many others.
With winner of the Not So New Comedian of the Year in 2022, Mike Cox, who made his mark on the comedy scene with his sharp witted observational style. Mike can be seen at all the top comedy clubs up and down the country.
Hosted by the hilarious, multi award winning comedian Rich Wilson!