The Coastal Comedy Colossal Show At the Lighthouse

on Saturday the 20th of June 2020 

The Coastal Comedy Colossal show headlined by Gary Delaney!

Coastal Comedy and Lighthouse present this triple bill feat of stand-up comedy.

Our headliner is Gary Delaney!
Double Sony Award Winner, regular On Mock The Week and recent star of Live at the Apollo (BBC2)

Gary is widely regarded as being the most quotable one-liner comic in the country. He projects the barely hidden delight of a cheeky schoolboy and the audience can’t help but be carried along by his infectious charm.

Gary’s the only comic ever to have got two gags in the same top 10 for Dave’s TV Funniest Jokes from the Edinburgh Fringe, and has become one of the most followed and quoted comedians in the country.

 “I laughed and I laughed and laughed…” The Times
“Expect a cavalcade of brilliantly inventive puns” The Guardian
“Razor sharp one-liners” Daily Telegraph
“Wickedly funny” The Sunday Times

Opening the show is the incredible Lucy Porter!
Star of Live at the Apollo (BBC2)
Mock the Week (BBC2)
Room 101 (BBC1)
Have I got News for you? (BBC1)
QI (BBC2)

Lucy Porter is a well known face on TV and a regular on BBC Radio 4 programmes including The News Quiz and The Now Show.  

A highly sought after stand-up comedian, Lucy is a veteran of the UK comedy circuit, having performed 13 one woman shows at the Edinburgh Festival and taken her comedy all over the world from Las Vegas to Cape Town. We are excited to welcome her to the Lighthouse!

‘Impeccably punch-lined anecdotes… genuinely delightful‘ (Telegraph)
A treat from start to finish‘ (Herald)

 Plus comedy legend Angelos Epithemiou from:
Vic and Bob’s Shooting Stars
Dave’s One Night Stand and the Rob Brydon Show!

Cult favourite Angelos Epithemiou is an award-winning burger van owner AKA comedian Dan Skinner and unwitting star of Shooting Stars (BBC2), Dave’s One Night Stand and Channel 4’s The Angelos Epithemiou Show. Think Little Britain meets Vic and Bob meets a smattering of Ivan Brackenbury and then lower your expectations and get on board and come see him live as part of this incredible line-up!

Angelos Epithemiou is currently his only disciple…there is plenty to relish here.’ Evening Standard

This Coastal Comedy show is hosted by Adrienne Coles and has an incredible line-up with something for every comedy lover and 3 TV headliners! Don’t miss it.

Gary Delaney

 

 

Lucy Porter, Angelos Epithemiou, Adrienne Coles

 

The Coastal Comedy Colossal Show At the Lighthouse

on Saturday the 19th of September 2020 

Coastal Comedy and Lighthouse present this triple bill feat of stand-up comedy.
The Coastal Comedy Colossal show headlined by Ivan Brackenbury! 
Legendary comedy star from:
Live at the Apollo (BBC2)
Eight out of Ten Cats do Countdown (C4)
His own comedy show ‘Hospital People’ BBC1
His own show on BBC Radio 2 ‘The Ivan Brackenbury Show’

Ivan Brackenbury is the daft, inept yet adorable hospital radio DJ! The alter ego of comedian, DJ and actor Tom Binns. Tom is an award-winning and critical acclaimed character comedian working the International Comedy Festivals and the UK Stand Up Comedy Circuit and is widely regarded as THREE of the best headliners working in British Comedy. 

'Deliciously enjoyable' The Guardian
'Comedy Genius' The Times
'Laughs per minute the funniest show'' Time Out·

Opening the show is Paul McCaffrey!
Star of Live at the Apollo (BBC2)
Impractical Jokers (BBC3)

Paul 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.

“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

Also supporting Ivan on the night is the hilarious Marlon Davis who is a talented comedian, improviser and actor whose recent TV appearances include BBC’s Live At The Apollo and Comedy Central’s Comedy Store Live.

Marlon has supported Kevin Bridges, Michael McIntyre and Alan Carr on tour. His act is inspired from his upbringing, exploring urban Britain tackling its social issues with skilful characterisations.

Bursts on to the stage like a breath of fresh air, with impish grin, boyish enthusiasm and an effortlessly open, confident style’ Chortle

 This Coastal Comedy show is hosted by Adrienne Coles and has an incredible line-up with something for every comedy lover and 3 TV headliners! Don’t miss it.

Ivan Brackenbury

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Paul McCaffrey, Marlon Davis, Adrienne Coles

 

The Coastal Comedy Colossal Show At the Lighthouse

on Saturday the 28th of November 2020 

Coastal Comedy and Lighthouse present this triple bill feat of stand-up comedy.
The Coastal Comedy Colossal show headlined by Shappi Korsandi
Star of Live at the Apollo (BBC2)
Mock the Week (BBC2)
Have I got News for You (BBC1)
8 out of 10 Cats (C4)
Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow (BBC1)
I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here (ITV) and many more!

Headlining this show is the one and only Shappi Khorsandi. On our tellies for nearly 2 decades, you’ll recognise Shappi from every comedy and panel show that’s ever been!  
Shappi’s career has taken her to all corners of the globe, she is proud of being a “spit & sawdust” stand-up and one of her favourite things is pulling on her wellies, trudging through muddy fields, and performing at every music festival which has a comedy tent – from Glastonbury to Secret Garden Party.

She has received an honorary doctorate from Winchester University for her contribution to the arts and recently received the prestigious James Joyce award from Dublin University.

Shappi is also currently hoping to receive an apology from Ealing Council for consistently failing to remove her bins on time. You can see her live at the Lighthouse!

‘She has plenty to say, and says it with pointedness and potency’ Guardian
‘Has the crowd in the palm of her hand’  The List
‘Makes live comedy thrilling’ Evening Standard

Supporting Shappi is the incredibly talented Geoff Norcott!

As seen on Live at the Apollo (BBC2)
8 out of 10 Cats (C4)
8 out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (C4)
The Sarah Millican Television Programme (BBC2)
The Mash Report (BBC2)

Right leaning but well meaning Geoff is a rare beast in stand-up. He was previously an English Literature teacher and employs this in developing his routine.

Geoff claims to be the only outwardly Conservative Party voter on the British comedy circuit and has appeared as a panellist on Question Time (BBC1).

 ‘An absolute tonic’ The Telegraph

Plus 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 is a rising star on the circuit!

This Coastal Comedy show is hosted by Adrienne Coles and has an incredible line-up with something for every comedy lover and 3 TV headliners! Don’t miss it.

Shappi Korsandi

 

Geoff Norcott, Jake Lambert, Adrienne Coles

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The Coastal Comedy Colossal Show at the Lighthouse 

on Saturday 1st February 2020 

The Coastal Comedy Colossal show headlined by Lost Voice Guy!

Coastal Comedy and Lighthouse present this triple bill feat of stand-up comedy.

Headlining this show is Lee Ridley AKA Lost Voice Guy who may not be able to talk but he definitely has something to say and his comedy will leave you speechless!

Lee won Britain’s Got Talent in 2018 and the BBC New Comedy Award in 2014. Lee’s other credits include America’s Got Talent: The Champions (NBC), Live At The Apollo (BBC Two), The Royal Variety Performance (ITV), and many many more and you can see him live at the Lighthouse!

"Funny, personal, occasionally shocking and frequently mischievous" The Independent 

"Finding humour in strange places is one of Lost Voice Guy's strengths" The Guardian

"A very funny guy" Ross Noble 

Opening the show is the hilarious Tania Edwards who won the prestigious Amused Moose Comedy Award 2018 and as seen on:

Stand  Up  For  The  Week (Channel 4),  Mock  the  Week (BBC2) and support for Katherine  Ryan  on  her  sell  out  tour. 

Tania takes an irreverent look at love, marriage and parenthood, as well as a side swipe at our vanity in a social media saturated age. In a bold stand against a rising tide of self-obsession, Tania advocates a stiff upper lip with quivering intensity.

“Brilliantly dark jokes” ★★★★★ Voice

‘Cuts  daggers  with  sharp  one  liners’ Glamour  Magazine

 That’s not all as also appearing on the night is Nathan Caton!
As seen on:
Live at the Apollo (BBC2)
Mock The Week (BBC2)
Russell Howard’s Good News (BBC2)

Nathan Caton is one of the most exciting young comedians on the scene. Gigging since the tender age of 19, over the last decade he has established himself both as a circuit headliner, and a name on TV and radio.
‘A comic well worth catching any chance you can’ One4review

‘Funny, clever and a pleasure to listen to.’ Broadway Baby

‘A charming and convincing operator’ The List

 This Coastal Comedy show is hosted by Adrienne Coles and has an incredible line-up with something for every comedy lover and 3 TV headliners! Don’t miss it.

Lost Voice Guy

 

 

Tania Edwards, Nathan Caton, Adrienne Coles

 

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The Colossal Show
Saturday the 5th of October 2019

The Coastal Comedy Colossal show with Tom Stade!

Star of: Mock the Week (BBC2)
The John Bishop Show (BBC1)
Michael McIntrye’s Comedy Roadshow (BBC1)
Live at the Apollo (BBC1)
Dave’s One Night Stand and many many more!

Since arriving in the UK from Canada Tom Stade has earned himself a reputation as one of the most original and exciting stand-up talents around.

Tom’s irrepressible charm translates effortlessly to TV, and in the past few years, he has been invited onto every major stand-up TV show in the country and you can see him live at the Lighthouse as part of this triple bill!

“UNMISSABLE” *****Edinburgh Evening News

“Rock ‘n’ roll comedian. Absolutely boxfresh. Nothing is staid about Stade. Hot favourite” Evening Standard

 “Fresh and endlessly funny. Slick, intelligent, sparkling charm” The Independent

 “A natural performer…a flair for storytelling and a villainous sense of humour…master of hardcore comedy“ The List

Opening the show is Ben Norris who has appeared on a range TV shows including: Mock the Week (BBC2)  and They Think It's All Over (BBC1) and is a regular at the world famous Comedy Store. Ben has developed an incredibly relaxed stage persona with an innate ability to improvise as well as deliver sharply crafted material.

"A cast iron guaranteed headliner" - Londonisfunny
 "Killer gags" - The Scotsman

Also supporting Tom is the sensational Zoe Lyons a regular face on our TV screens you will recognise her from:

Live at the Apollo (BBC2)
Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow (BBC1)
Mock the Week (BBC2) and many more!

Zoe took her first steps down the comedy path in 2003 after training as an actress at the Poor School in London, and is now a regular on ‘Mock The Week’ and a much-loved figure on ‘Live At The Apollo’, as well as being all over Radio 4. Zoe has had extensive stints on ‘The News Quiz’, ‘Just A Minute’, ‘The Now Show’ and plenty more and we are delighted to welcome her to the Lighthouse. 

“Confident and razor sharp” The Observer
 “Probably the most impressive British female comic on the circuit.” The Skinny Edinburgh

This Coastal Comedy show has an incredible line-up with something for every comedy lover and 3 TV headliners! The night is hosted by Adrienne Coles from Coastal Comedy who are winners of the gold BH Stars Night Time Award 2019 and is kindly sponsored by Meridian Air Conditioning and Nbar

Advance tickets are £17 including *booking fees (£22 on the door) £15 for concessions (£17 on the door).

Tom Stade

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Ben Norris, Zoe Lyons, Adrienne Coles

 

Comedy Triple Bill Feat Lee Nelson!

Saturday 23rd of February 2019

Following his 150 date, smash-hit tour, Lee Nelson comes to Lighthouse to headline this show for one night only in the 600+ seater theatre ! 

You’ve seen him sneaking into places he shouldn’t be, now come and see him where he most definitely should be: live on stage!

“In this sort of form Nelson is irresistible… there aren't many better comedians to turn to” The Telegraph

“Comedy legend” The Sun

“You should be ashamed of yourself” Sepp Blatter

 Lee is supported on the night by Paul Tonkinson as seen on Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow and many more!

 HILARIOUS; NOBODY MAKES ME LAUGH LIKE PAUL TONKINSON. SIMPLY ONE OF THE GREATEST COMICS AROUND. GO SEE HIM!” Michael McIntyre

“EXCELLENT…EXTREMELY TALENTED…BRILLIANT” Time Out

“CHARISMATIC, COMBINES THE VISUAL TRICKERY OF A LEE EVANS WITH THE IMPROVISATIONAL SKILLS OF PAUL MERTON. BRILLIANT CHARACTERISATIONS, HIS FACE, A WONDER OF CONTORTION” Independent

Plus Tanyalee Davis as seen on The John Bishop Show (BBC1) Live at the Apollo (BBC2) and many more!

 “Tanyalee Davis is simply one of the funniest people I know. She has a unique view of the world and if you haven't seen her I urge you to go, sit back, relax and laugh.” JOHN BISHOP

The night is hosted by Adrienne Coles from Coastal Comedy and this show is not to be missed.

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Paul Tonkinson, Tanyalee Davis and Adrienne Coles



Facilities include a cafe for pre-show meal and bar for refreshments. Parking is available close by at the Dolphin Centre and directions are here. *Prices quoted include booking fees. Please note that acts may change due to TV commitments. Over 18s only.Come and support live comedy. We look forward to seeing you there!

WAVES OF LAUGHTER AT EVERY sHOW!