Ho, ho, ho! Merrrrrrrrry December! Seasons greetings to you.
It’s not quite Christmas yet.
But in merry MacGuffins-Skitsophrenia-Christmas-land it might as well be – ’cause we’ve got a cracker of a show for you coming up on TUESDAY 16th DECEMBER!
Our comedy Christmas tree is teetering dangerously atop a pile of character and sketch comedy gifts – we’ve spared no expense this year and wrapped up the following eXMASordinary acts:
WE NOW HAVE THE 2014 FOSTERS BEST NEWCOMER AWARD NOMINEES – LAZY SUSAN!
“Superb sketches featuring subtle performances and excellent writing” ★★★★THE LIST
“the pair have an undeniable talent” ★★★★ TIME OUT
The hilariously dark comic actor returns under a new guise… Will you spot him? Yes, that’s him there with the beard.
” a wonderfully nonchalant creation” ★★★★ THREE WEEKS
“Quite brilliant… thank you for a memorable hour.” ★★★★ THE SCOTSMAN
“A hit for those with a sharp ear for dry-witted comedy…It feels accomplished and the acting is strong but most importantly it is very funny” ★★★★ NEW CURRENT
Scottish BAFTA New Talent Award Nominated. As seen on BBC3, BBC Scotland, MTV and Channel 4 Music. Edinburgh Festival 2011- 2013 saw her complete sell out runs in The Edinburgh Revue Sketch Show and in 2014 she hit Edinburgh with her one woman ‘Karacters’ comedy show.
“A beacon of light on the dark world of comedy” BREAKNECK COMEDY
“Writing that displays joy and care” Tom Craine, RADIO 4
Characters and or impressions! Max has got it all – what will he be? Who will he be? (Look out for a special appearance by Sir Alan Sugar…)
“..has the audience cracking up… well worth our admiration” – THREE WEEKS
“..his vocal precision is something to be admired…. a pleasure to watch” – FRINGE REPORT
HAISTE & LAWRENCE!
The zany double act bring a touch of class, and possibly Royalty, to proceedings.
“the humour works wonders… a supersonic riot!” ★ ★ ★ ★ BROADWAY BABY
“…rising stars Greg Haiste and Marie Lawrence muck around with impressive gusto…” THE SKINNY
A new sketch comedy double act! Check ’em out here on our night!
The whole night is of course hosted by the very merry:
As seen in Pramface (BBC 3), Miranda (BBC 1), Spy (Sky 1), Lee Nelson’s Well Funny People (BBC 3), The Bleak Old Shop of Stuff (BBC 2) and writers for That Mitchell and Webb Sound (Radio 4), stars of Sketchorama (Radio 4).
“Hysterically funny… utterly inspired” ★★★★ FEST
“Brilliantly well-crafted” ★★★★ CHORTLE
“Insanely witty writing” ★★★★★ THREE WEEKS
Oh yes, in merry MacGuffins-Skitsophrenia-Christmas-land it never rains but it snows.
Catch all these acts and a couple more festive surprises by simply coming along and having a right old mince pie of a time! Bring the office party with you too – in fact if you do want to bring the office party that would be an excellent idea. Get in touch for a special group discount!
Go forth and spread the festive cheer! Gwad bless us – everyone.