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Event Category: Comedy
The Best in Comedy show returns to The Carnegie, Thetford!
The superb line-up features Naz Osmanoglu, Steve Bugeja, Kai Samra & Chloe Petts.
Award winning comedian Naz Osmanoglu is the star of BBC’s Inside No.9, Flat TV, Horrible Histories, Plebs (ITV) and Comedy Central’s Drunk History, and as a live performer is “the heir to Rik Mayall’s throne” (Evening Standard)
Regularly a face on our screens, Naz has appeared on Roast Battle (Comedy Central) Live at the Electric (BBC Three), Russell Howard’s Good News, The Stand-up Sketch Show (ITV) and Horrible Histories.
What the press say:
“A high energy, no-holds-barred hour from the consistently funny Naz” – The Telegraph
“Particularly magnetic” – The Guardian
“Armed with inspired original material, a sharp sense of humour and star potential” – Metro
“Naz is a hard gigging, high performance comedy machine” – The Sun
★★★★★ “Truly magnificent” – Three Weeks
★★★★ “A comedic tour de force” – The List
★★★★★ Broadway Baby
★★★★ Daily Telegraph
★★★★ The List
★★★★ Edinburgh Festivals Magazine
★★★★ British Comedy Guide
Steve Bugeja is one of comedy’s most exciting rising stars. Since winning the BBC New Comedy Award, Steve has gone on to host his own BBC Radio 4 series and has made numerous appearances on TV shows such as The Russell Howard Hour, Love Island: Aftersun (ITV2), Stand Up Central (Comedy Central) and Zoe Ball on Saturday (ITV1). Steve recently starred in a viral comedy video for Lucozade alongside England footballer Harry Kane!
“Bugeja has an eye for original comic detail that’s all his own” – The Guardian
★★★★ “Plentiful jokes and compelling storytelling” – The Scotsman
★★★★ “Truly hilarious” – Fest Mag
★★★★ “Drum-tight, as if polished by a sitcom writers’ room to cram as many jokes in as humanly possible” – Chortle
★★★★ Broadway Baby
★★★★ Three Weeks
★★★★ The Skinny
★★★★ EdFrindge Review
Birmingham Comedy Festival award winner Kai Samra has quickly risen to become one of the most exciting acts on the circuit today, combining an edgy stage presence confident delivery.
His ★★★★★ critically acclaimed debut show was recommended by The Guardian, The Observer and was in the list of best shows at the Edinburgh Fringe by Fest Mag. He was also featured in The Evening Standard’s Top 25 jokes of the Fringe.
He has performed live on BBC Asian Network and been featured on BBC3, ITV2’s Stand Up Sketch Show and BBC Radio 4.
“Slick and confident…A strong comic voice that tangentially addresses big issues, but from a distinctively personal point of view” – Chortle
★★★★★ “I simply cannot recommend this show enough.” – Ed Fest Mag
★★★★★ Radio Haha
★★★★ Fest Mag
★★★★ The List
★★★★ Broadway World
★★★★ The Student
★★★★ Moody Comedy
Your host for the evening Chloe Petts’ “inexhaustibly funny mind” (Diva Magazine) and “compelling presence” (Chortle) has established her as one of the most exciting new acts on the circuit.
Chloe is an alumna of the prestigious Pleasance Comedy Reserve, has been shortlisted for the BBC Comedy Award, was a finalist of Leicester Square New Comedian of the Year Awards 2017 and came runner-up in the Funny Women Awards 2017.
She was recently heard on BBC Five Live’s Fighting Talk and has appeared on Channel 4’s Random Acts and BBC 3 Quickies.
This show is not to be missed!
Saturday 21st March.
Doors 7:00pm / Show 8:00pm
GA seating tickets £13.50*
*Subject to booking fee.
Line up subject to change.
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