LEICESTER ARCHIVE

Adam Larter: Good Morning Croissant

Croissant (99p), 6 Free Range Eggs (89p), Smell Jazz Fabric Conditioner 1.26L (£2.00), Stuffing Mix - Sage & Onion & Onion & Onion 400G (£1.89), 12 Black Bin Bags - Extra Damp (£2.36), Wendle's Quamp Filling - Cheese 300G (£4.55), McCain Potato Keyboard - Electronic (75p), Bertie's Robotic Scampi - 4 pieces (£2.99), Ever-expanding Garlic Bread (12p), Sliced Food Mix - assorted - grey (£7.11) Croissant (99p), Croissant (99p), Croissant (99p), [et_pb_acf_repeater_table field_name="Show|date_&_time_listings" image_size="thumbnail" link_image="none" default_style="off" odd_row_colour="#e02b20" odd_text_colour="#ffffff" even_row_colour="#e08682" even_text_colour="#ffffff" _builder_version="3.11" /]

Ben Target: Work in Progress

Exquisite new ideas from 'maverick physical comedian (and Edinburgh Best Newcomer nominee) Ben Target' (Guardian). Winner, Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year, 2011. 'Bewildering fun' (Scotsman). 'A joy to be part of' **** (Skinny). 'Unruly daftness' (List). 'Imagine there was no Ben Target. The world would unquestionably be a darker, less interesting place' **** Chortle. 'A true original and a legend in the making' (Guardian). [et_pb_acf_repeater_table field_name="Show|date_&_time_listings" image_size="thumbnail" link_image="none" default_style="off" odd_row_colour="#e02b20" odd_text_colour="#ffffff" even_row_colour="#e08682" even_text_colour="#ffffff" _builder_version="3.11" /]

Beth Vyse as Olive Hands in The Hand That Rocks The Cradle

The sell out show comes to Leicester: a mother and baby show, like you've never seen before! She's tried everything to get back on daytime TV, but she's never gone this far before... Britain's number two in the morning, leopard-clad daytime presenter Olive Hands returns to the Fringe, and this time she thinks she's cracked it! 'Funniest thing I've seen at the Fringe' ***** (BroadwayBaby.com). **** (Chortle), 'a gigantic idiot' **** (Scotsman) [et_pb_acf_repeater_table field_name="Show|date_&_time_listings" image_size="thumbnail" link_image="none" default_style="off" odd_row_colour="#e02b20" odd_text_colour="#ffffff" even_row_colour="#e08682" even_text_colour="#ffffff" _builder_version="3.11" /]

Foxdog Studios: Robot Chef

Following their sold-out Edinburgh Fringe run, tech comedy duo Foxdog Studios bring their critically-acclaimed Robot Chef to Leicester Comedy Fest. Join rock 'n' roll IT consultants Pete & Lloyd to celebrate the end of their IT contract in Stoke. Expect more baffling tech, music, and, of course, an augmented reality, audience-controlled robot chef. As heard on BBC Radio 4xtra. Nominated for Chortle Innovation Award. 4 stars Timeout 4 stars iPaper [et_pb_acf_repeater_table field_name="Show|date_&_time_listings" image_size="thumbnail" link_image="none" default_style="off" odd_row_colour="#e02b20" odd_text_colour="#ffffff" even_row_colour="#e08682" even_text_colour="#ffffff" _builder_version="3.11" /]

Helen Duff: Daft

Daring, audacious, unflinchingly domestic, stay at home spy Helen Duff is about to crack the most explosive case of her career. Will West Berwick survive the blast? WIP. "Bold, subversive and very funny" (**** SCOTSMAN) "Master of shamelessly silly yet socially conscious clowning" (**** BROADWAY BABY) "Duff is incredibly funny and deserves any and all praise that comes her way"( **** THE SKINNY). [et_pb_acf_repeater_table field_name="Show|date_&_time_listings" image_size="thumbnail" link_image="none" default_style="off" odd_row_colour="#e02b20" odd_text_colour="#ffffff" even_row_colour="#e08682" even_text_colour="#ffffff" _builder_version="3.11" /]

Joz Norris is Dead. Long Live Mr Fruit Salad.

Joz Norris has retired, or possibly died, who knows/cares? All that matters is that Mr Fruit Salad, a fictional chimaera he created as a form of self-care, has developed autonomy and decided to put on a solo show. A sort of absurdist meditation on anxiety and grief performed by an idiot from Pontefract who doesn't exist. A sell-out at EdFringe 2018. "An absolute idiot...Simple, silly and screamingly funny." - Fest "A comedy legend." - To Do List. [et_pb_acf_repeater_table field_name="Show|date_&_time_listings" image_size="thumbnail" link_image="none" default_style="off" odd_row_colour="#e02b20" odd_text_colour="#ffffff" even_row_colour="#e08682" even_text_colour="#ffffff" _builder_version="3.11" /]

Kat Bond: Emotion in Progress

A call out to anyone with feelings? Award winning comedy idiot and one of life's fighters Kat Bond becomes your therapist for the evening. A bad one, but she's trying. Critically acclaimed writer of hit show Loo Roll and Stage Award Winning actress is back with a brilliant new Work In Progress show. Expect Kate Bush, support animals and 'Offbeat brilliance' The Times **** As seen and heard on BBC1's Call the Midwife, SKY Arts, Ch 4 and Radio 4. [et_pb_acf_repeater_table field_name="Show|date_&_time_listings" image_size="thumbnail" link_image="none" default_style="off" odd_row_colour="#e02b20" odd_text_colour="#ffffff" even_row_colour="#e08682" even_text_colour="#ffffff" _builder_version="3.11" /]

Laura Davis: Cake in The Rain

Dark, bold and razor sharp, Laura Davis makes her Leicester debut with Cake in the Rain. With a refreshing disregard for convention shining through her work, Davis's brand of joyously cathartic stand-up will twist its way into the shadowy recesses of your psyche and leave you breathless with glee. "She's doing it better than anyone else" Herald Sun (Melbourne) ***** "A genuinely exciting experience" Fest **** "Droll elegance" Scotsman **** [et_pb_acf_repeater_table field_name="Show|date_&_time_listings" image_size="thumbnail" link_image="none" default_style="off" odd_row_colour="#e02b20" odd_text_colour="#ffffff" even_row_colour="#e08682" even_text_colour="#ffffff" _builder_version="3.11" /]

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