Comedy

  • MUSIC | THE CUBAN BROTHERS | FRIDAY 24 AUGUST - Music and comedy from the festival favourites   The Cuban Brothers’ unrivalled funk soul review blends soulful music with b-boy action and riotous comedy. From humble beginnings, Miguel Mantovani, Archerio Mantovani, Kengo Sanand Domenico have built Los Hermanos Cubanos – The Cuban Brothers – into a legendary outfit that continuously sells out shows across the […]
  • COMEDY | LYME REGIS COMEDY CLUB WITH DAVE JOHNS | SATURDAY 25 AUGUST - Four comics perform in this great value night, headlined by the lead actor from I Daniel Blake alongside Karen Bayley, Dan Thomas, and Tom Glover Dave Johns famously played the lead in I Daniel Blake, Ken Loach’s critically acclaimed and multi award winning film, which won the much coveted Palme D’or at the 2016 Cannes Film […]
  • COMEDY | LYME REGIS COMEDY CLUB WITH ANDY ASKINS | SATURDAY 15 SEPTEMBER - Star of the John Bishop show, Andy’s routine includes offbeat original comic songs and parodies.   A talented musician with a captivating voice, popular songs have been re-written and given a perverse twist to tremendous comic effect. With a wickedly dry sense of humour, Andy’s darker material is sweetened by his innocent and impish demeanour […]
  • COMEDY | JETHRO: THE COUNT OF CORNWALL | WEDNESDAY 19 & THURSDAY 20 SEPTEMBER - Not for the faint-hearted, the bawdy legend visits Lyme on his new tour. An ex-miner and carpenter, Jethro is famous for his proud heritage as Cornwall’s best-loved comic. His career has been a long one of over 40 years, first appearing on television in 1990 on the Des O’Connor show, with other appearances on Jim […]
  • TALK | ONLY FOOLS AND BOYCIE | WEDNESDAY 24 OCTOBER - This is an intimate evening with the Only Fools And Horses actor John Challis, who famously played Boycie. In this one-off show the national treasure will reveal secrets from the set with stories and anecdotes from his career.   Having worked with some of the biggest names in show business, he’ll be spilling the beans […]
  • COMEDY | LYME REGIS COMEDY CLUB WITH DANNY POSTHILL | FRIDAY 26 OCTOBER - Our regular comedy club welcomes a ‘man of many voices’, also a star of Britain’s Got Talent, alongside three other acts Danny Posthill is an impressionist and  comedian with unbeatable stand up. His string of subjects include Jimmy Carr, Billy Connolly, and Lee Evans. Despite his youth, Danny has performed all over the world. He […]
  • COMEDY | RICHARD CARPENTER IS CLOSE TO YOU | FRIDAY 2 NOVEMBER - Matthew Floyd Jones in the sell-out hit parody of Richard Carpenter In a world where rainy days and Mondays collide, one man’s solitary journey to find himself has only just begun… The piano player from Frisky & Mannish plays the piano player from The Carpenters in a razor-sharp parody play about a life spent playing […]
  • THEATRE | NOT: LADY CHATTERLEY’S LOVER | SATURDAY 3 NOVEMBER - A laughter-filled parody of the D.H. Lawrence novel     Lady Chatterley welcomes home her husband, Clifford, from a war that has left the world in tatters. With Clifford’s legs also in tatters, he arrives at Wragby Hall confined to a wheelchair and clutching his secret. As the couple grow apart Constance falls into a […]