16 July 2019 at 9:36 am
Come have a laugh with us at the Drill Hall this Autumn
Come and Have A Laugh with us this Autumn.
You all know that the Drill Hall is the place for stand-up comedians in Lincoln. We bet you loved La Voix and Rachel Parris when they visited earlier in the year! As we are sure you have already seen, we have loads of great gigs coming, from Griff Rhys Jones to Mark Watson, and many more. But just in case you might have missed one or two, please check out what we have visiting us just below.
Spontaneous Potter (11th September)
The smash hit Spontaneous Potter show is an improvised Harry Potter comedy play, based entirely on an your suggestions. You’ll be rolling in the aisles as an entirely new Potter adventure is appears before your eyes, with live musical accompaniment!
“An ingenious, laugh out loud show… perfect for Potterheads and muggles alike” – Edinburgh Guide 2018 (★★★★★)
Griff Rhys Jones (12 September)
Griff is back and once again all over the place touring the UK this autumn with his brand new full-length stand-up show.
It’s guaranteed to be packed with wicked insights into the pains of celebrity, the vicissitudes of parenthood and encounters with the great, the good and even the royal.
‘Great comedy’ **** The Telegraph
Dave Johns (27 September)
A very special evening with the much-loved stand-up comic, writer and star of Ken Loach’s award-winning ‘I, Daniel Blake’.
“Hilarious and emotional… one of the unlikeliest, most uplifting stories you will ever hear” – Guardian : .
Mark Watson (19 October)
Cluster-bombed with yogurt on ‘Taskmaster’, half-killed on ‘Bear Grylls’ Celebrity Island‘, Mark Watson returns to what he’s best at: being indoors.
As scrawny and impassioned as ever, one of the UK’s most beloved and thinnest acts offers some suggestions, with his usual notoriously high joke- and-rant-per-minute rate.
‘He sparkles with originality and verve’ Chortle
Jason Byrne (8 November)
After 23 consecutive years Jason is wrecked; but he is, as ever, ready (which is a battery, but he’s more Duracell than Eveready).
“No one show is the same, expect all the usual spontaneous fun, come along and witness ‘the outright King of live comedy’ ” The Times
Daliso Chaponda (15 November)
Britain’s Got Talent star Daliso Chaponda has amassed over 100 million YouTube views. In his daring new show, Daliso looks at disgraced celebrities and historical figures we are ashamed we once admired.
★★★★ ‘Full of sharp one-liners and well crafted gags…a real talent to look out for’ Metro
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