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Friday the 27th September 2019

The Coastal Comedy show with TV headliner Andrew Lawrence!
As seen on: 
Live at the Apollo (BBC2)
The Michael McIntrye Comedy Roadshow (BBC1) and many more!

Coastal Comedy are Gold Award Winners for the Night Time Award as part of BH Stars 2019 giving us recognition as the best night out in the Bournemouth and Poole area and this show offers a fantastic line-up with something for everyone!

One of Britain’s most subversive and intelligent comedians, Andrew Lawrence, has been the winner of many awards and nominations for his comedy including winning The BBC New Comedy Award, and being twice nominated for The Fosters Edinburgh Comedy Award. On television he has appeared on Live At The Apollo, The Michael McIntyre Comedy Roadshow, Dave’s One Night Stand and as a regular on Stand Up For The Week.

Andrew can regularly be seen live touring around the UK, as well as a at the Edinburgh fringe festival and you can see him live at Hotel Celebrity in our superbly intimate setting.  

“Superbly intelligent, highly articulate and deeply sour” The Spectator
“His show is funny. Lawrence’s material is dark and deeply self-deprecating, bitter and somehow managing to be both biting and tongue in cheek.” The Scotsman

Opening the show is the incredibly talented Ria Lina who’s charm and intelligence allow her to get away with anything from the most audacious routines to subtle wordplay.

Ria is Winner of Best Comedy Show at the Greater Manchester Fringe and Nominated for the Amused Moose Laughter Awards at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and we are excited to bring her to Bournemouth.

“I have no doubt she will hold her own so easily that she’ll have a hand free to hold someone else’s too.” The Guardian

 “Fearless, provocative and very funny” The Scotsman

 “Engaging, endearing and eye-opening” Time Out

 Also there’s a special appearance as we welcome back JennyBSide winner of our Gong Show! JennyBSide brings Gender Fluid Musical Comedy to Bournemouth with full force.

 Quickfire songs that combine her own brand of Trollopop with a sprinkle of Minchin and a dash

of darkness to desensitise. Joyously wrong and contrary to popular belief not a Drag Act. 

Hosting the show is our resident MC Adrienne Coles and we look forward to seeing you there!

Andrew Lawrence

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Ria Lina, JennyB Side, Adrienne Coles

Friday 25th October 2019

The Coastal Comedy show with TV headliner Sean Collins!

As seen on Michael McIntyre’s Roadshow (BBC1) and many more!

A fantastic night of stand-up in the perfect intimate setting at Hotel Celebrity.

Our TV headliner this month is the sensational Sean Collins, a Canadian comic who performs all over the world, and is a regular face at the world famous Comedy Store. You'll recognise him from the telly!

Sean honed his unique, storytelling style over 18 years. In 2000, his hard work and determination led to his receiving two prestigious Canadian Comedy Award nominations for 'Best Male Stand Up' and for his half hour 'Comic's Comedy Special' on CBC.

Fuelled by the desire to play to a more international audience, Sean left Canada for the UK and, within the five years that he has resided in Britain, he has written and performed three highly successful Edinburgh Festival shows, receiving rave, five star reviews and one of only a few ‘Best of Fest’ accolades.

"He has perfected the art of entertaining digression without ever losing a thread … first class" Chortle

Supporting Sean is Jake Lambert who fell into a career as a stand up, after gaining a following on Twitter under the pseudonym @LittleLostLad he decided to put down his iPhone and pick up a microphone.

Jake has gone on to support Seann Walsh, Kerry Godliman, Tom Allen and Rob Beckett on their UK tours as well as writing on Mock The Week, 8 Out of 10 Cats, The Now Show, News Quiz and many more.

In 2018 he made his TV debut performing on Comedy Central’s Live From The Comedy Store and we look forward to welcoming him to Bournemouth.

Also appearing on the night is the hilarious Sunjai Arif  "Bath Comedy Festival New Act 2017" Winner! Sunjai quickly wins over audiences with his confidence and warm personality. He is an engaging comedy story-teller and covers tales about his family, speeding tickets and extremist rodents. Sunjai is a solid comedy act, oozes charm and will leave you grinning ear to ear.

 The night is hosted by Adrienne Coles and we look forward to seeing you there.

Sean Collins

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Jake Lambert, Sunjai Arif, Adrienne Coles


Friday 29th November 

The Coastal Comedy Show with TV headliner Troy Hawke!

As seen on BBC3's Live at the Electric and many more. Legendary star of YouTube, and the Edinburgh Festival.

Milo McCabe (AKA Troy Hawke) is a character comedian with over ten years experience on the circuit and PERTH WEEKLY COMEDY AWARD WINNER 2019. He has twice been nominated for the Amused Moose Best Edinburgh show award and was listed as GQ's Top Ten comedy shows of the festival.

Troy Hawke is an erudite home-schooled 1930's throwback...the Errol Flynn of the high street. Educated, sophisticated, but utterly clueless. He tackles modern issues head on in his uniquely untimely manner.

“Undeniably funny' (Chortle)
 'Mad comic genius' (The Scotsman) 
“A must see for any comedy enthusiast...one of the best comedy acts this year” Edfest Magazine
“A delight to behold” London Theatre Guide

Also appearing for your laughing pleasure is George Rigden who is already one of the most exciting, hotly-tipped and sought after new acts on the UK comedy circuit and frequently gigs up and down the country for leading clubs having excelled in a host of new act competitions in his first year of performing.

Rigden’s musical comedy is deliciously dark...he is very good at working the crowd." - Bruce Dessau, Beyond the Joke.

Plus top support acts the night is hosted by local comic Adrienne Coles.  Come and enjoy a night of top comedy put together by award winning Coastal Comedy who won the Night Time Award at the BH Star Awards 2019 which means that we are the best night out in Bournemouth and Poole! You will love our exclusively intimate venue at Hotel Celebrity, Bournemouth.

Troy Hawke

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George Rigden, Adrienne Coles plus support TBC 

Friday 27th December 

The Coastal Comedy New Year Special with TV headliner Paul McCaffrey!

Enjoy a night of festive funny with a fantastic night of stand-up comedy! Enjoy 3 professional acts plus host and get to see Paul McCaffrey live and up close and personal in our intimate setting.

Paul is star of BBC3's Impractical Jokers and quickly established himself as one of the most exciting acts around, winning both The London Paper and the Latitude Festival new act competitions. He has been seen on Russell Howard's Good News, heard on Russell Kane’s Whistle-Stop Tour (BBC Radio 2), and is a regular guest on The Matt Forde Show. He can currently be seen at some of the best comedy clubs in the country.

“Likeable, animated and fluid with a first rate sense of timing” Chortle

"A total natural, his storytelling is utterly unique, never anything less than gut-bustingly hilarious" GQ Magazine

Opening the show is the extremely talented James Alderson who makes regular appearances at The Comedy Store and has supported both Jo Brand and Eddie Izzard. James is one of the most sought after names on the circuit.

"A true comedy gem. Tore the roof off!" – Steyning Comedy Club

Hosting the show is our resident MC Adrienne Coles plus top support acts and we look forward to seeing you there!

Paul McCaffrey

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James Alderson, Adrienne Coles plus support TBC

Waves of laughter at every show!