Festival of Comedy Show!
Our third and final comedy announcement is here and it’s our biggest yet! Don’t miss our Festival of Comedy Show taking place on the Wednesday night of F1 on the Under the Apple Tree Stage!
Paul McCaffrey headlines the show; he is the star of the UK version of Impractical Jokers alongside Roisin Conaty and Joel Dommett. He has also appeared on Russell Howard’s Good News and Stand Up Central on Comedy Central. In the last 12 months he has performed to thousands of people, supporting Kevin Bishop on his UK tour. He is one of the most sought after headline acts in the country in his own right.
“Born to be a comic”– The Scotsman
Alistair Williams – is an award winning act who is a regular at The Comedy Store in London and is gaining a reputation as one of the funniest acts on the UK circuit. He has appeared on Comedy Central at The Comedy Store.
“Rough Diamond Charm“ – Chortle
President Obonjo – The UK’s only comedy dictator! A high energy, whirlwind of originality who will make you join his Lafta Republic!
"President Obonjo the Idi Amin of St Albans” – Chortle
Tony Cowards– aka the ‘Punnasuarus’ is a rapid-fire gag merchant! He is a regular feature in lists for 'Best Jokes' at festivals or Christmas and his twitter account @TonyCowards is followed by 16,000 people!
"The best joke writer around"- GQ
David Ward is recognisable from BBC Three's We Are Klang, David is one of comedy's most sought after presenters, writers and comedians. David's upbeat warmth and spontaneity has made him the choice host for the heats for the BBC's New Comedy Awards.
“Guaranteed to be well-received, especially as his material is so universal… a reliably funny addition to any bill” - Chortle
Jenny Collier - Since moving from the Welsh mountains to London in 2010 she has reached the finals of the BBC New Comedian of The Yearand won The Laughing Horse New Act of The Year in 2014. She is charming, has a wonderful comic turn of phrase and can be very very naughty!
“Very likeable...Clearly a rising star”– The Evening Standard
Masai Graham - multi award winning comedian is guaranteed to bring you a laugh a minute with his witty one liners. He has recently appeared on ITV1’s Out Therecomedy show.
He won Dave’s Funniest Joke of the Fringe in 2016with a gag about heart donation.
“My dad suggested I register for a donor card, he’s a man after my own heart!”
Aaron Twitchen- is a stand up, actor, and living stereotype. Camp, catty and fabulous! He has featured on BBC Radio 4and has provided tour support for Luisa Omielan.
“Seriously talented. Hilarious, warm, eneregtic and capable of busting some awesome moves” – The Skinny
Olaf Falafel is a Swedish comedy sensation and multiple award winner. With a unique mixture of one-liners and Scandinavian-tinged stories he has earned the purely fictitious title of 'Sweden's eighth funniest comedian'.
"A mixture of audience interaction and jokes worthy of Milton Jones. His easy confidence and a sense of performance endeared him to the crowd"- Chortle
Paul Revill (Mc) – Silverstone Woodlands favourite and the man who will be introducing the acts. Winner of the Bath Comedy Festival New Act of the Year 2014.