Salisbury Comedy Festival on Saturday 7th August 2021
Salisbury becomes comedy capital in it's first ever Comedy Festival on Saturday 7th August. We are set to take Salisbury by storm with an amazing line-up of your favourite comedians, performing throughout the afternoon and evening, and best still, we're doing this to raise much needed funds for Salisbury Hospital Stars Appeal.
Not only do you get to enjoy the very best in UK comedy, we also have a range of entertainment, funfair, food and drink to make your day even better! Don't miss out on what will be the biggest comedy event of the year!
COVID Update: Salisbury Comedy Festival will operate in line with COVID guidelines in place at the time of the event. The Government Roadmap suggests that social distancing restrictions will be lifted in full from 21st June. However, should social distancing rules remain in place, we will increase the size of the arena to ensure that that social distancing can be achieved without impacting on the enjoyment of the event.
Frankie Boyle is a Scottish comedian and writer. He is known for his cynical, surreal, graphic and often controversial sense of humor.
Dara Ó Briain
Stand-up comedian and presenter Dara Ó Briain is best known for hosting Mock the Week, Blockbusters, Robot Wars and many other popular TV shows.
Since performing his first gig in November 2006, Sean Walsh has flown up the comedy ranks. He has won multiple awards and appeared on TV shows such as Mock The Week, The Jonathon Ross Show and Strictly Come Dancing.
Baptiste is hailed as one of the most exciting acts to break in years. In 2014 he made history, becoming the first Black British act to be nominated for an award at the Edinburgh Fringe for his debut stand-up show Citizen Dane.
Kiri Pritchard-McLean is a Welsh comedian and writer. A well-decorated career has seen her win 5 chortle awards, as well as appear on Have I Got News For You and Russel Howard's Stand-Up Central.
Since winning BBC 2's New Comedy Award 2011, Barnes has been a regular in the stand-up circuit, playing in ever bigger venues. She's also appeared on popular TV shows such as Mock The Week and Russell Howard's Good News.
The Noise Next Door
Twelve time sell-out veterans of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, The Noise Next Door are the UK's premier improv comedy troupe. They've appeared on BBC One, BBC Three, ITV1 and reached the semi finals of Britain's Got Talent.
A middle aged housewife and mother of five from Kings Heath, Birmingham, Barbara Nice is known for her heavy interaction with audience. She performs on the comedy circuit as a headline act and in 2019 made it to the live shows of Britain's Got Talent.
Howard is one of the most sought-after family-friendly stand-ups in the country. He tours theatres throughout the UK with and without his animated sidekick Little Howard and has even performed in front of Her Majesty the Queen at The Royal Variety Performance.
Jonny Awsum has perfomed his crowd-pleasing, feel-good brand of musical comedy all over the world and become a much sought-after live act. In 2017 he got to the semi finals of Britain's Got Talent.
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This event has Covid secure measures in place
Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
Individual seating/standing areas
One way systems in place
Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus
Hand gel available on site
Track & Trace
Contactless entry using Skiddle RapidScan
Contactless card payments accepted
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