Funhouse Comedy brings another night full of laughter to the delightful Lyric Rooms, Ashby-de-la-Zouch on Thursday Aug 1st.
Topping the bill is bestselling author and comedian Sam Avery aka 'The Learner Parent, who is currently touring his show about his twin boys. He wanted to be a rock star and nearly made it as a member of DBH (Dirty Blue Hook); touring with Motorhead and Ice T. After a number of other jobs, he finally turned to stand-up and is renowned for his observational skills, quick wit and enthusiasm.
Opening the night will be International comedian Gordon Southern, nominated for both Amused Moose Laughter Awards and 'Best International Show' at the New Zealand Comedy Festival, as well as being nominated for best comedy at the Perth Fringe and he is very much in demand. His sharp wit and buoyant delivery, along with his hilarious observational comedy and improvisation has his audiences fascinated and wanting for more.
Also appearing is the congenial Dave Williams, who has performed all over the world, in Australia he headlined the Sydney Comedy Store and appeared at clubs in Melbourne and Brisbane. With his imaginative and witty accounts he has the crowds eating out of his hands.
Completing the line-up will be Funny Woman semi-finalist Sandi Smith, telling her well-crafted stories with acerbic wit.
Compere for the night is the lively and amicable Spiky Mike.