Friday September 3
Comedy in the Sun in Russell Park, Bedford
Castle Comedy and The Comedy Cow team up with the Bedford Running Festival for an outdoor spectacular in Russell Park. It will feature some of the biggest names in UK comedy, lovely surroundings & big laughs!
SARA PASCOE is one of the biggest comedy stars in the UK! She is the host of Comedy Central’s Guessable and Dave’s Comedians Do Lectures and one of the stars of Mock the Week, Live at the Apollo and Taskmaster. She has also appeared on The Last Leg, QI and Have I got News for You.
“Always clever and sometimes exquisite” The Independent
JO CAULFIELD whether you’ve seen her on TV shows such as Have I Got News For You, Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow or The Royal Variety Performance, heard her on the radio on “Just a Minute” or “Stop The Press”, or caught her live at one of her award-winning Edinburgh Festival shows, the chances are you’re already familiar with Jo’s work.
“One of the finest female comics at work” The Observer
PATRICK MONAHAN is an audience favourite who blends a high-energy comedy style with hilarious and engaging topical and observational material. His TV appearances include the hit family entertainment series Splash! (ITV) and the new series of Celebrity Squares (ITV). He was the winner of ITV1’s Show me the Funny.
“Supremely engaging, adored by audiences” THE SCOTSMAN
Thursday September 16
British Comedian of the Year at the Quarry Theatre, Bedford
Castle Comedy hosts the British Comedian of the Year: Bedford Heat. This competition has the biggest comedy prize in the UK, a whopping £10,001.
This will be a special show where some of the UK’s top acts do their best 10-minute sets in the hope of going through to the final for the chance to win the mega cash prize! The standard of entrant has been outstanding with UK comedy circuit headliners the hottest up and coming acts appearing.
The best thing is you the audience get to vote on who should win!
Castle Comedy favourite Paul Revill will host the show.
Doors Open at 6.30pm and the Shows Start at 7.30pm/8.00pm.