Presented by Up The Antics
The Antics Joke Show continues its tour of Bristol’s best venues with a visit to the glorious Alma Tavern & Theatre. Joining them will be a kick-ass sketch group from up north and a couple of Bristol’s hottest up and coming stand-up talent. Not one to miss.
** SKETCHES from NORTHERN POWER BLOUSE**
Northern Power Blouse are made up of emerging female comedy writer/performers Cassie Atkinson, Kat Butterfield and Jack Robertson. Between them, they’ve written for Comedy Central, Comic Relief, BBC Three & Radio 4 and have been finalists for BAFTA Rocliffe & Funny Women writing awards, the BBC Caroline Aherne Funny Northern Women Bursary & Musical Comedy Awards 2018. Semi-finalists for Leicester Square Sketch Off 2019.
“Charmingly foolish” – Chortle.
“Larger than life” – Funny Women.
“Their talents are obvious” – The List.
** IMPROV from UP THE ANTICS **
House team Up The Antics will be bringing those long-form funnies to you with their monoscene show “Down The Rabbit Hole”. Words will be made and shattered with a one word suggestion. With 3 Edinburgh fringe shows, performances at the Bristol Improv Theatre, headlining Parent’s basement and regular appearances on BBC Radio, the antics are making a big ‘ole name for themselves.
“Up The Antics are improvising their way to even higher acclaim” ★★★★★ Inter:Mission
“A troupe that can be relied on to deliver laughs every minute.”★★★★ EdFringeReview
STAND-UP from BURT WILLIAMSON and ROSA HANDSCOMB
Two friends of the show and best stand-ups on the local Bristol circuit, Burt is making his stand-up debut with us and Rosa is making a return as MC after wowing us with her off-beat and musical charm in May.
Approx running time 2 hours