october, 2019

fri04oct8:00 pmfri10:30 pmFeaturedBarrow Comedy Fest - Barrow BID Big Comedy NightSupporting local charities through laughter8:00 pm - 10:30 pm The Forum Event Organized By: Barrow BID Event Type :Comedy

Event Details

Barrow BID in association with Laughing Penguin Events are proud to bring you a special community stand-up comedy night as part of Barrow Comedy Fest. All proceeds from the night will be going to The Well Communities, Barrow & District Disability Association and YouthAbility.

The night will see five of the best comedians on the circuit performing.

Justin Moorhouse

As seen on Live At The Apollo, Peter Kay’s Phoenix Nights, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled and Coronation Street. Series regular on The Premier League Show and 5Live’s Fighting Talk.

“He charms the pants off the crowd” – The Sunday Times

“The amount of first-rate comic craft that goes into his deceptively simple routines is worthy of admiration” – The Guardian

Robert White

Runner-up in Britain’s Got Talent 2018, Robert goes from strength to strength, securing a dedicated following of fans and working his way well up the ladder of comedy.

“Surprisingly original, and funny…. exactly the sort of act who should win Britain’s Got Talent” – The Daily Mail

“Just one of the funniest performers I’ve ever seen, I’ve never laughed like that!” – David Walliams

“You’re very unique, you’re very quirky, very funny, very naughty, Robert, which we like!” – Simon Cowell

Tanyalee Davis

Since arriving in the UK back in 2013 Tanyalee has stormed the UK comedy scene earning her appearances on prestigious comedy shows such as Live At The Apollo, The Last Leg and The John Bishop Show. Tanyalee also supported Frankie Boyle on his 2012 UK Tour.

“A master of Physical Punctuation” – Las Vegas Sun

“Joan Rivers meets a Pile driver ” – The Scotsman

“A captivating piece of comedy” – The Edinburgh Reporter

Sam Avery

Stand-up comedian, viral blogger and bestselling author Sam Avery (aka the Learner Parent) started his award-winning blog when his twin boys were born. A million nappies, Peppa Pig episodes and a head-full of hair loss later, he shares all the lows, highs and hilarious in-betweens of his experiences of first-time parenthood.

“Hilarious” – Daily Mail

“A must…very entertaining” – Sunday Times

“One of Liverpool’s best loved comedians” – Liverpool Echo

Dave Williams

Dave has been a full-time comedian since 1998 and is widely regarded as one of the finest comperes on the circuit where he regularly performs at The Comedy Store and Frog and Bucket in Manchester.

“An engaging, amenable performer” – The Stage

“A fine, original comic mind…always surprising the audience with his wit” – Manchester Evening News

“One of the most underrated acts on the UK circuit” – Edinburgh Evening News


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(Friday) 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm


The Forum

28 Duke St


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