Little Pink Borough Cancer Comedy Night
Friday 20th Oct at 8.30pm Ace Lips events host a Cancer charity fundraiser on behalf of Little’ Pink Borough at The Coach House.
Current Date/Time Selection
20 Oct 2023, 19:30
Littleborough Coach House Trust, The Heritage Centre, Lodge St, Littleborough OL15 9AE, UK
About the Event
Early Bird Tickets are £12 until September 31st 31st
Tickets £15 from 1sr of Oct.
Anthony Williams Host and MC
Anthony is a midland, based Comedian who is comfortable being an Act, hosting the event and can at time be found behind the sound desk running the shows sound. A regular on the midland circuit, Anthony can be seen at the Leicester festival and stage for ROFL.
Anthony is resident MC at Cowshed Comedy in Belper. He is also a middle aged, and a semi-professional spoon collector.
Thankfully, he doesn’t believe in comedy awards and fortunately hasn’t had to refuse one yet.
Anna Thomas is a Welsh comedian who won the BBC New Comedy Award in 2021.
Anna is an award-winning comedian, originally hailing from Carmarthenshire, South Wales.
As heard and seen on ‘What Just Happened’ on BBC Radio Wales and BBC One Wales, ‘The Machynlleth Comedy Festival Showcase’ on BBC Radio Wales and BBC 4Xtra.
She also co-hosts her own podcast ‘I Don’t Usually Find Women Funny But’. She has also appeared on ‘Welcome to Spooktown’.
“Welsh starlet, Anna is the breakthrough act of the moment and highly touted for a successful career in comedy. Comparisons with fellow Welsh comic, Rhod Gilbert don’t end with their accents; Anna’s delightfully grumpy and gruff delivery leaves audiences belly laughing”– Punch Drunk Comedy
“Super refreshing and original in an often comedy sea of beige… one of them with funny bones she is.”– Barking Tales
“She has the appealing air of not quite being of this world. But whatever planet she’s from, they know funny” Chortle.
Katie is a comedian from North Wales who has performed across the UK including Venue Cymru, Hot Water Comedy Club and at both Machynlleth and Aberystwyth Comedy Festival. Katie also features in series two of The Learners for BBC Radio Wales.
“Katie is remarkable. She managed to nail the material, confidence, and warmth of a pro comic in ten gigs when most take ten years. Joke heavy and joyful stand up packed with smart observations.”
After starting comedy in late 2009, Scott is a stand-up comedian and writer whose star is most definitely on the rise. His last two shows Leap Year and Relax were nominated for ‘Best Show’ at the Leicester Comedy Festival and has been named by Chortle as One to Watch for 2018 and 19.
His debut hour stand up show About a Roy was nominated for the highly acclaimed Amused Moose Comedy Award and was selected as one of the top ten shows at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2015.
In 2021 he recorded his debut for Live at the Apollo BBC1. You will have heard him as a regular guest on BBC Radio 4’s The News Quiz, The Now Show, The Likely Dads and Elephant in the Room with Sarah Millican. He also appeared on The Summer Festival with Daliso Chaponda, The Comedy Club with Arthur Smith, and Knock Knock with Helen Lederer. In 2018, he also featured on the BBC One show, Live from The Edinburgh Fringe.
He also features on the new Nationwide adverts, released in 2020 and 2021.
During the lockdown of 2020, Scott pioneered the viral hit, Stand up from the Shed, a weekly topical live streamed stand up show from his actual garden shed. The show achieved national coverage in the press, Sky News, BBC News and Five Live.
At the end of 2020, in the Comics Comic awards Scott was voted “Best Act” a prestigious award decided by comedians and promoters in the industry. Previous winners include Mick Ferry, Zoe Lyons, and Ian Stone.
In 2022 he was nominated as Best Club Comedian in the Chortle awards, along with starring at Live at the Apollo on the BBC in 2022.
In 2017 and 18 Scott supported his comedy hero, Rob Brydon on his National UK tour dates for his latest show I am Standing Up and was selected to do a support slots for Jason Manford and John Bishop. He also worked alongside Michael McIntyre as part of his work in progress shows at the Duchess Theatre in London with Keri Godliman, Russell Kane and Ed Gamble.
In addition to his stand-up work Scott is also a talented writer. He was a programme associate on First and Last with Jason Manford for BBC One, a writer for The Chris Ramsey Show on Comedy Central. He’s written stand up for big touring acts including Jason Manford and Rob Brydon and has worked extensively for BBC Radio 4, with writing credits including The News Quiz, and Citizen of Nowhere with Daliso Chaponda. He was also one of the main writers on the prime-time BBC One Show, Little Mix – The Search hosted by Chris Ramsey.
As a filmmaker and writer of comedy shorts Scott has had his work officially selected for The Beeston Film Festival 2019 and the New York City Comedy Shorts Festival 2020.
Scott hosts along with his wife the popular Podcast, Brew With The Bennetts
Scott is touring the UK with his hilarious show, Great Scott !!
“Without doubt live comedy’s best kept secret” The Evening Standard
“Bennett is a stand-up in fine control of his material, his delivery and his image, a masterclass in adding a frisson of ‘in the moment’ unpredictability to otherwise tightly written routines”
★★★★ – Chortle
“Great material, great delivery, a very funny man” Rob Brydon
“Brilliantly funny, a joy to watch” Chris Ramsey
“Fabulous turns of phrase and pungent expressions, superb character creations” Edinburgh Fringe Review 2015, Chortle
“Clearly has a big future, flashes of Peter Kay, Jason Manford and John Bishop” ★★★★ – Bruce Dessau, Amused Moose Finals Review 2015
“Immediately and accessibly funny stuff, put across very engagingly” ★★★★ – TV Bomb, Edinburgh Fringe Review 2015
- Ticket type
+£1.50 BookingFeeTax: +£1.50 BookingFee
+£0.41 service fee+£0.41 service fee