Date: Friday 29 June 2018
Time: Doors at 7.00pm, Show starts at 8.00pm
Venue: Staines Community Centre, Thames Street, Staines-upon-Thames TW18 4EA
Facilities: Cash bar offering Prosecco, wines, ale, lager, cider and soft drinks.
Tickets are £12.50 per person. The Staines-upon-Thames Comedy Night is organised by the Staines-upon-Thames Business Improvement District.
The Line Up
|Susan Murray MC
“A feisty comedy fireball of fun” Time Out
Susan Murray is one of the best female stand-ups in the UK. She is also the first ever woman to MC Decompression gigs for the British Army / CSE and is in the top 100 Huffington Post funny women Tweeters.
Susan has penned 4 successful solo shows at the Edinburgh Festival and performed in several comedy plays and sketches. She made her TV acting debut in the 3rd series of ITV’s “The Job Lot” and is currently presenting on East London Radio.
Susan works throughout the UK as well as internationally including Qatar, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, China, Malaysia, Indonesia, Germany, Luxembourg, Brussels and Ireland. Her versatility gives rise to corporate gigs as well as festivals including Glastonbury, Bestival, The Big Chill, Reading, V and Download.
“Great show, proper stand up, honest straightforward and balls-out funny” Chortle.co.uk
Chris McCausland is a British stand-up comedian and actor from Liverpool.
Chris, who is blind, has been performing stand-up since 2003 and has long been firmly established at the very top of the UK’s live comedy circuit. He performs all over the country, including regular gigs at the world famous Comedy Store in the heart of London’s West End.
Boasting performances all over the world including India, Singapore, Malaysia, across the Middle East, and throughout Europe Chris has also taken six different stand-up shows to the Edinburgh Festival. In 2011 Chris was awarded the Creative Diversity Award for Comedy by a Channel 4 led panel of broadcasters that also included the BBC, ITV, and Sky.
Steve N Allen
“Charming and witty persona” Chortle.co.uk
Steve’s stand-up has taken a path through being a BBC New Comedy semi-finalist, Laughing Horse New Act finalist and Amused Moose Hot Starlet, on to performing at The Comedy Store, The Glee Club, Leicester Square theatre and The Comedy Café.
Steve has performed different versions of his topical comedy one-man show, The SomeNews Live Show, at several comedy festivals including Edinburgh, Manchester, Leicester, Brighton and Nottingham.
“A vigorous raconteur and vibrant mimic with lots to say.” The Guardian
With his infectious energy and huge stage presence, it is easy to see why Junior Simpson is a circuit favourite. Simpson has a boundless joy and exuberance that has audiences hooked with hilarity. A true observational comic, Simpson finds his humour in the everyday and humdrum with anecdotes of his world travels as a comedian adding a personal originality to his set. Although mischievous and daring, Simpson is never crass or crude and can tailor his set to suit any audience making him a favourite for warm up, TV and corporate work.