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Comedy Gala

Summer Comedy Gala 2019

Winchester Comedy Festival

Thurs 6 June 7.30pm
Theatre Royal Winchester
Tickets £19
no hidden fees*

Winchester Comedy Festival present
Summer Comedy Gala 2019

Pete Firman
Pete Firman is the UK’s leading comedian/magician and a TV regular. Recent appearances include The Generation Game (BBC1), The Next Great Magician (ITV1), Tonight at the London Palladium (ITV1), Let’s Sing & Dance for Comic Relief (BBC1) and Tommy Cooper Forever (ITV1).

Pete first graced our screens in Channel 5′s groundbreaking series Monkey Magic and later starred in BBC1′s prime-time Saturday night series The Magicians.

His unique blend of comedy and magic has seen him invited to perform on countless prime-time TV programmes and his live performances have taken him all over the world. His one-man shows have entertained sell-out audiences for 10 years in a row at the Edinburgh Fringe and on several UK tours.

“If you are partial to a bit of magic with your comedy Firman is the best of the bunch”
The Evening Standard

Tanyalee Davis
Tanyalee Davis is a 3 foot 6 inch standup comedian form Canada who is now headlining at comedy clubs, colleges and comedy festivals throughout the UK, and the world, with her own unique perspective and somewhat racy brand of comedy.

In 2011, Tanyalee performed her one woman show, 4 nights a week for 6 months, just off the Las Vegas strip. Since arriving in the UK, back in 2013, Tanyalee has stormed the UK comedy scene earning her appearances on prestigious comedy shows such as Live at the Apollo, The Last Leg and The John Bishop Show.

Tanyalee also supported Frankie Boyle on his 2012 UK Tour.

Paul Sinha
A trained medical doctor who is perhaps best known as the Sinnerman on the hugely popular ITV quiz show The Chase, Paul has been a successful comedian for a number of years. As a club comedian, he has played every major comedy club in the UK, performed in eighteen other countries across the globe, and been three times nominated for Best Club Comedian at the Chortle Awards, winning in 2014.

He also stars in the next series of the hugely popular Taskmaster, which airs in May 2019.

James Gill (MC)
James Gill is a comedian, presenter, warm-up artiste and writer, establishing himself as one of the most popular compères on the circuit.

“One of the most imaginative MCs on the circuit. The crowd love him”
Rob Beckett

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