19 July 2019
Edinburgh Previews: Mark Simmons & Jack Gleadow
8pm - 10pm. Chorley Little Theatre.
Two rising stars of comedy preview their material for the upcoming Edinburgh Festival, each with an hour-long set.
As heard on BBC Radio 4, Mark Simmons is a one-liner comedian.
In fact, a “master of one liners” one4review ★★★★★.
It won him a place in Dave’s prestigious Best Joke of The Fringe in Edinburgh 2017. And now brings you his newest show ahead of the Edinburgh Fringe.
On the live comedy scene, Mark closes all the top UK comedy clubs and has also been busy recently supporting Rob Brydon, Seann Walsh, Rob Beckett on their national tours, as well as previously, supporting Michael McIntyre and Jack Dee.
“Absolutely hilarious.” The Scotsman ★★★★
“A talented comic with an artisan’s grasp of joke-writing” Chortle ★★★★
Jack Gleadow: Mr Saturday Night
Fresh from performing at 2018’s Edinburgh Festival as part of the prestigious Pleasance Comedy Reserve – a showcase of the 4 best new comedians, Jack Gleadow, the multi-award-winning Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year 2018 previews his latest material for his debut solo show for 2019’s Edinburgh Festival. Jack is one of the most exciting new stand-ups on the comedy circuit so come and enjoy his diverse show featuring, stories, props, videos, music and more in this unique one-man variety show.
WINNER Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year 2018
WINNER Amused Moose National New Comic of The Year 2017
WINNER Hull Comedian of The Year
''An absolute natural'' Chortle
''Echoes of Norman Wisdom'' BBC Humberside
''Laugh Out Loud Funny” The Scotsman