Saturday 1 February 2020
Cambridge University Centre: Wine Bar
Joe Sutherland. headliner
"Takes to the stage like an old pro, oozing star power from every pore. He combines borderline offensive self-confidence and biting punchlines with an openness that leaves the audience totally tamed."
“As sharp as his cheekbones and as splendidly turned-out as his attire, the gags fly thick and fast … Surely this is a star in the making.”
Soon to appear on Comedy Central’s Roast Battle and ITV2’s Stand-up Sketch Show as well as loads of other stuff, but we don’t need to get caught up in the details.
Some other things he did:
• Sell-out run at the Edinburgh Fringe 2019
• Top ten best reviewed shows of Edinburgh Fringe 2018
• Tour support for Ellie Taylor 2016-18
• UK tour support for stars of Rupaul's Drag Race
including Alyssa Edwards, Trixie Mattell, and Sasha Velour
Thanyia Moore - Opener
Thanyia is an actor, comedian, writer, host and presenter from London.
In 2017 she joined the likes of Katherine Ryan, Andi Osho, Sarah Millican, Miss London Hughes,
and Desiree Birch when she was crowned Funny Women Champion, Beating over 400 women in the process.
She has been performing comedy since 2012 and is affectionately known as one of the hardest working comedians on the circuit. She is one of the only females in the UK who works both the mainstream and Black comedy scenes simultaneously. This position was cemented when she reached the semi-finals of the BBC New Comedy Award in 2018.
She has performed across the UK and the world, including The USA, Turkey, Sweden, Holland, Spain and Slovenia. She has performed alongside some of the best known comics on the scene today, including but not limited to – Dane Baptiste (whom she has recently supported on tour) Imran Khan, Kane Brown, Paul Chowdhury, Mae Martin, Richard Blackwood, Patrick Monoghan, Sean Lock & Joel Dommet.
Aaron Simmonds- Middle spot
Aaron Simmonds was a BBC New Comedy Award finalist in 2017. He also won Jewish Comedian Of The Year in the same year. His credits include BBC At The Edinburgh Festivals (BBC Two), The Edinburgh Show (BBC Scotland), BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra’s Unexpected Fluids podcast and Laura Whitmore’s Sunday Session (BBC Radio 5 Live). He’s also been seen and heard on BBC Three and BBC Radio 4 Extra, and has appeared in a BBC Quickie with Brennan Reece and Rosie Jones.
Aaron performed his critically-acclaimed debut show, Disabled Coconut, at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2019. He reached the final of the Amused Moose Comedy Award competition for best show and was nominated for Best Comedy Show in the Broadway World UK Edinburgh Fringe Awards.
Pete Beckley-middle spot
Multi award winning comedian with a quirky deadpan delivery and a surreal take on things.
Starts at 7:30pm
Running times are approximate and subject to change