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Stand Up in The Basement • Birthday Bonanza • on Tuesday 20th March 2018
★★★ STAND UP IN THE BASEMENT ★★★
We've been doing this gig for one whole year! So it's only right we celebrate with one whopping line-up.
As well as familiar faces from TV, we feature some of the best circuit comics, plus new raw talent and occasionally a few big names who wanna come and try out some new material. You get to see a diverse range of comic talent in the perfect setting: small, intimate and underground!
MARCH 2018 LINE-UP
★ MILO MCABE as Troy Hawke
Homeschooled by an overly nostalgic mother, Troy confronts the 21st century as if waking from a 1930's time capsule... with insightful and hilarious consequences.
Alongside TV appearances on Blue Go Mad in Ibiza (ITV2), Live at the Electric (BBC Three) and Benidorm (ITV1), Milo is an established character comedian with several successful Edinburgh runs under his belt, twice nominated for Best Show at The Amused Moose Laughter awards and listed as one of GQ magazine’s Top 10 shows of the Fringe.
'Undeniably funny' **** (Chortle.co.uk)
'Perfectly worded jokes' **** (BroadwayBaby.com)
★ MORGAN REES
Morgan is a welsh comedian with a densely packed set of one-liners and short anecdotal stories. He has reached the prestigious finals of Chortle Student Comedy Award 2017 and BBC New Comedy Award and came 2nd runner-up in So You Think You’re Funny 2017.
'Super charming and delivers warmly' (Chortle.co.uk)
★ NATHAN CATON
TV appearances include: Live At The Apollo, Mock The Week, The Comedy Store, Russell Howard’s Good News, BBC R4’s Can’t Tell Nathan Caton Nothing…
Nathan Caton is one of the most exciting young comedians on the scene. Gigging since the tender age of 19, over the last decade he has established himself both as a circuit headliner, and a name on TV and radio.
'Funny, clever and a pleasure to listen to' (Broadway Baby)
'A charming and convincing operator' (The List)
★ CHARLIE BAKER
Charlie Baker who is commonly known as ‘The UK’s answer to Jack Black’ has an instant likeability and charming delivery style that has earned him a very well known reputation on the comedy circuit.
He is a popular face on TV panels shows having appeared as team captain on A Short History Of Everything Else (Channel 4), two series of Never Mind the Buzzcocks (BBC2), Rob Brydon’s Christmas Special (BBC1), Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live 2012 & 2013 (BBC3) and The Comedy Store (Comedy Central).
“Baker’s combination of stand-up and song makes up a superior modern take on the traditional showman” (The Guardian)
★ COLIN OWENS
Your compere for the evening, Colin has worked with Jimmy Carr and Russell Brand, as well as working with the team behind The Inbetweeners. “A comedian whose star should shine brightly” (The Guardian). He's “Impossible not to like” (Russell Brand) with “Really good material” (Three weeks Edinburgh). Michael McIntyre said, “I knew he’d be funny and he was”.
TICKET INFO & TIMINGS
£9 advance / £7 student advance
Tickets are limited. To get yours in advance, you can order by following the ticket link, or via any Mango Thai Tapas (no booking fee).
Show starts prompt at 8.30pm. Please take your seats from 7.45pm and no later than 8.15pm. Seats are on a first come, first serve basis.
If you'd like to enjoy Mango’s Thai Tapas before the show, you can call or email to book a table: 023 8033 1477 • firstname.lastname@example.org. Show your tickets for 10% discount on your bill.
NATURE OF THE BEAST: The line-up for such nights can be subject to change, but the quality of our events will not be compromised!!!
Music Genres: Rock & Roll
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