October Comedy Club at the Planetarium
The second of three stand-up comedy nights at the planetarium. Sit back, relax and enjoy the show!
Simon is well known to the British comedy-going public from TV shows such as Live at the Apollo and Stand Up for the Week, and as a regular on BBC Radio 4, where his own hugely successful, acclaimed radio show Simon Evans Goes to Market returns for the fourth series in Spring 2018. A funny, incisive and informed look at the economics behind, well, everything - this is a great showcase for Simon's talents, as are his regular appearances on various panel games, most notably R4's legendary The News Quiz
"Demonically dry" - Metro
"Sublime" - The Guardian
Jen Brister is an accomplished stand up comic, writer and comedy actor. A regular performer on the UK and international circuit she has also written for BBC Scotland and presenter for BBC6 Music and Juice FM. Jen has appeared on Comedy Central performing stand up for Live at the Comedy Store.
"Outrageously Funny" - Metro
"Gorgeously talented" - Time Out
Andrew is a writer and comedian. He recently appeared at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in his fifth solo stand-up show Future Tense. He regularly writes with Tom Walker, creator of internet sensation Jonathan Pie. Andrew's previously solo stand-up shows are Minimalism!, Zero Tolerance, Whatever it Takes, and Crash Course in Depravity. Minimalism! and Whatever it Takes both transferred to the Soho Theatre, London.
"Fantastically funny" - GQ Magazine
"One of the funniest, sharpest, cruelest comedians out there. Prepare for all your internal organs to burst with laughter." - The Independent
James Gill (MC)
James Gill is a comedian, presenter, warm-up artiste and writer, establishing himself as one of the most popular compères on the circuit.
“I would go to the ends of the earth to share a stage with James Gill. He’s a sharp & energetic hero of club comedy and a face we’ll undoubtedly be seeing all over TV very soon” – Katherine Ryan
"One of the most imaginative MCs on the circuit. The crowd love him” – Rob Beckett
Please note, the line-up may be subject to change.
Booked online and at least one day in advance: £12
Booked online on the day or on the door: £15
Annual pass holders will benefit from a 10% discount when booking this event (annual pass number is required at time of booking).