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 Copyright (c) 2019 Furthest from the Sea Music, Comedy & Arts CIC.  All rights reserved. 

Standing Joke Comedy Stage

Four hours of non-stop stand-up comedy

at the Old Bell Hotel

 Compered by Tony Bigissue Peppiatt

MARSHAL B ANDERSON

"a grumpy yet palatable anarchist" - GREYHOUND BEESTON 2011
JO D'ARCY

”tickled our funny bones with some great and varied humour”-ASHBY RFC
PATRICK DRAPER

“miserable, unlucky - and too stupid to notice”- RAW COMEDY EVESHAM
BEN CLARK

“30 something white guy with beard doing comedy based on exaggerated aspects of his fairly normal life”- THE GLOBE, LEICESTER
BRUCE EDHOUSE

” author of the world's first vampire crab comedy novel”- LEICESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL 2013
BEN ENNIS

”biggest claim to fame to date is being Leicester City’s Filbert The Fox mascot between 2000 and 2003”- LEICESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL 2012 
THERESA FARLOWE

“a loveable stage presence and an eye for a well written and delivered gag."-Bryan Malcolm, HA HA COMEDY CLUBS
JAMES HATELY

‘..finished the show off with a wonderful piece of surreal comedy’’ - ROB Halden, JUICE, STAFFORD
JAY ISLAAM

 “ Very funny… I had tears in my eyes.” – BOLTON FM
FRANCIS JENKING

“amusing individual take on love, growing up & society”-NOTTINGHAM COMEDY FESTIVAL 2013
ISHI KHAN-JACKSON

“side-splitting! rib-tickling! mayor-baiting!’’ LAFFBORO COMEDY CLUB -LOUGHBOROUGH ECHO
MATT KINSON

’’ wrote (a joke) for Mock The Week (once)’’ -TWITTER
LU LO

 “a unique take on life, crafting situations and issues that she will justify with her logic”-CRIBBAGE COMEDY

RHOD C LUMIS

”a mix of comedy and poetry delivered with a ferocious stare and a panache for wordplay”-HOLLY BUSH COMEDY, CRADLEY HEATH
LEANNE McKIE

‘’Nutty Leanne McKie blasts though with her manic ADD personality’’- LEICESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL 2012
LYRA MAY

’‘Gothic clown from Hades’’- LEICESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL 2012

DAN NICHOLAS

“Has the ability to make you laugh without you being completely sure why"- DAVE’S LEICESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL 2012
ANDY NIGHTINGALE

”I have been impressed by Andy Nightingale," DAVE Dinsdale, HOLLY BUSH COMEDY, CRADLEY HEATH
PAUL NIGHTINGALE

"Cantastic"- CAN COMEDY
THOMAS RACKHAM

”is very quickly growing into a polished act with a bright future”- POD COMEDY
DWANE READS

‘’a natural storyteller and indefatigable performer’’-BUXTON FESTIVAL FRINGE 2013 
JAMES WALLACE

“awful comedian, great compere!”-CROSS KEYS, BELPER
JOE ROSS WILLIAMS

"a pretty likeable guy”-FRINGEGURU
RICHARD YOUNG

”strong material is supported by even stronger delivery, the master of the pause, a sideways glance, or a stage aside”- SPOKEN WORLDS, BURTON

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