Make ’em Laugh

Sean Lock is keeping it light

SEAN Lock, one of the UK’s most popular comedians, is back on the road with a show called Keep It Light, coming to Bristol Colston Hall on 23rd March and Poole’s Lighthouse Arts Centre on 3rd June. The British Comedy Award winner has appeared on BBC1’s Live At The Apollo, Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow and…

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Mouth of the South is back at Bridport

ROB Beckett isn’t afraid to tackle the big topics and he’s back on the road with a new show, in which he examines some of the really important stuff, like KitKats or flatbread – and he’s coming to Bridport’s Electric Palace on 22nd March. Known as the Mouth of the South, Rob has starred in…

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A wicked sense of Steinway

CONCERT pianists Steven Worbey and Kevin Farrell, who come to Poole’s Lighthouse on Thursday 23rd March, at 7.45pm, have an added string to their Steinways. The internationally acclaimed musicians entertain not only with their playing, but with a wicked sense of humour. Their unique blend of sparky comedy and sensational piano playing creates an exuberant…

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Right Man, Wrong Age – Russell Kane on tour

RUSSELL Kane has finally completed puberty. It turns out, that whichever age you are (or pretending to be), getting older doesn’t help you mature. And now he’s sharing his growing pains with West Country audiences, starting at Salisbury City Hall on Thursday 23rd March. Following his sold-out 2016 tour Russell is back on the road…

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The Old Man on tour

ONE of the country’s most original stand-up comedians, Jon Richardson is on a year-long tour with his new show, The Old Man, with his first West Country gig at Exeter Corn Exchange on 14th and 15th March, and coming to the Tivoli at Wimborne on 18th March. The British Comedy Award nominee and star of…

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Another chance to see Al Murray

EVERYBODY’s favourite bar-room philosopher and all-round curmudgeon, Al Murray the Pub Landlord has sold out for the 5th April gig  at Wimborne’s Tivoli Theatre so an extra date has been added on 6th April. Publican. Politician. Other thing beginning with P. Philosopher … Al Murray is back on a common sense crusade to re-Great Britain…

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Jimmy Carr on tour

HARD-working comedian Jimmy Carr brings his Best Of, Ultimate Gold, Greatest Hits Tour to Bournemouth International Centre on 11th March. Jimmy Carr has gathered a selection of his very best jokes, along with new material for the ultimate comedy show (and yes, you can be sure the resemblance to all those Best Of rock shows…

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Steve Day at Bridport comedy cafe

STEVE Day, who comes to Bridport Art Centre’s comedy cafe on Wednesday 1st March, is a unique comedian – warm, witty and engaging while dealing with the dilemmas of being a deaf man in a hearing world. Back at Bridport by popular demand, Britain’s only deaf comedian is a. BBC Radio 4 regular and stalwart…

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Gonzo goes gruesomely paranoid

THE newest play from Gonzo Moose, the suspensefully gruesome The Thing That Came From Over There,  stops at at Grittleton on Friday 3rd and Compton Bassett on Saturday 4th March, and returns to the region at the Rondo in Bath on 16th March. The Thing That Came From Over There is a fast-paced rollicking ride,…

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