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Braintree Comedy Festival *Wednesday July 26th*

Date: July 26, 2017
Prices from: £8
Doors open from: 7.30pm

Our Comedy Festival of Edinburgh Previews with…

Tom Ward – Love Machine

Tom Ward (Chortle Award Winner 2017, BBC Worldwide, Comedy Central) returns with a picnic of broken dreams to share! And the dome-haired, exuberant loner brings forth quite a banquet. On the menu… A show that explores a man’s fears, joys, loves and losses; veering between lanes like a Megabus driver with nothing left to lose.

Larry Dean – Fandan

Amused Moose Comedy Award winner & Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee Larry Dean returns to Edinburgh with a brand new hour of ‘fascinatingly funny’ (Evening Standard) comedy following his debut stand-up tour & a stint at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. Expect ‘unmissable’ ***** (EdFestMag.com) storytelling. As seen on Live from the BBC & Comedy Central at the Comedy Store. ‘A charismatic stand-up natural whose conversational style makes it look so easy’ (Chortle.co.uk). ‘Superb timing… deserves much success’ **** (Mirror).

Tickets from as little as £5 from
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or online from
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Braintree Comedy Festival *Thursday July 27th*

Date: July 27, 2017
Prices from: £8
Doors open from: 7.30pm

Our Comedy Festival of Edinburgh Previews with…

Rhys James – Wiseboy

As seen on Mock the Week, Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central and Virtually Famous. ‘A cut above his
humdrum peers’ **** (Independent). ‘Sickeningly
talented’ **** (Time Out). ‘Physically unimpressive’ **** (Scotsman). ‘A frighteningly good stand-up comedian…
I think he could be really huge’ (Doc Brown Guardian). One of the best reviewed shows of the 2016 Fringe.

Darren Harriott – Defiant

Three things are guaranteed in life: failure, strong opinions & death. This (very funny) debut show from Darren is about all three. One of the most exciting up-and-coming comedians on the circuit. In the last year, he has appeared on Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central, supporting Jimmy Carr. Was Part of the prestigious Pleasance Reserve 2016, where he featured on the comedy show BBC Radio 4 Extra Stands Up.

Tickets from as little as £5 from
Stationery Solutions, Fairfield Road, Braintree.
or online from
*** www.wegottickets.com/TheBocking ***

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Braintree Comedy Festival *Friday July 28th*

Date: July 28, 2017
Prices from: £8
Doors open from: 7.30pm

Our Comedy Festival of Edinburgh Previews with…

Edd Hedges – Wonderland

Hello. My name is Edd Hedges and I won So You Think You’re Funny (Previous winners include Peter Kay & Lee Mack) a little while back & last year I supported Sofie Hagen on tour. Now I am doing my first ever show because, a few months ago, something happened in my village.
‘Edd Hedges is a joy to watch.’ The Scotsman

David Trent – Here’s Your Future

Take a deep breath & join me on a multimedia rampage. I’ve been on television nine times and nominated for major comedy awards. It’s going to be a lot of
late night fun. All welcome. No bans. ‘His meticulous
deconstruction and righteous exasperation makes him
a master of the genre’ (Chortle.co.uk). ‘Sugared target missiles, aimed squarely at the heads of bigots &
phonies’ (List). ‘Perfect comedy’ (ThreeWeeks).

Tickets from as little as £5 from
Stationery Solutions, Fairfield Road, Braintree.
or online from
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Braintree Comedy Festival *Saturday July 29th*

Date: July 29, 2017
Prices from: £8
Doors open from: 7.30pm

Our Comedy Festival of Edinburgh Previews with…

Leo Kearse – I Can Make You A Tory

Award-winning comedian Leo Kearse has betrayed his Scottish upbringing & hippy parents & now slaughters liberal sacred cows with razor sharp wit, showing
audiences that it’s all right to be right. Lanky Scot, Leo is part of the new wave of raw, bold, American-inspired comedians taking the big UK clubs by storm.
‘Very funny, very dirty, occasionally shocking, but edgily likeable & happily endearing, eliciting the guilty pleasure of laughter from a wide-eyed audience’ The List ****

Darius Davies

The true story of following your dreams and having them crushed… along with your bones! At 18, Darius
decided a career in pro-wrestling was his dream. Shortly after coming to this conclusion, he suffered a life-changing injury. Road to Wrestlemania is a
humorous, nostalgic tale featuring the lows & lows of aspiring to a pro-wrestling career. A must-see comedy for fans and non-fans alike!

Tickets from as little as £5 from
Stationery Solutions, Fairfield Road, Braintree.
or online from
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Braintree Comedy Festival *Sunday July 30th*

Date: July 30, 2017
Prices from: £8
Doors open from: 7.30pm

Our Comedy Festival of Edinburgh Previews with…

Dane Baptiste – G.O.D (Gold. Oil. Money)

Original, provocative and exceptionally prolific, Dane returns to the Fringe with a show about our worldwide pursuit of wealth, power and pleasure. Baptiste made comedy history in 2014 as the first Black British act to be nominated for an Edinburgh Comedy Award. ‘Observational comedy at its finest’ (Independent). ‘Outstandingly perceptive’ (Scotsman). As seen on Live at the Apollo (BBC Two), Tonight at the London Palladium (ITV1), Mock the Week (BBC Two), Live from the BBC (BBC Two), 8 out of 10 Cats (Channel 4) and his own BBC sitcom, Sunny D.

Patrick Monahan – 90’s Rewind Selector

Brand-new stand-up show from multi award-winning Patrick Monahan who compares life as an Irish/Iranian teenager in the 90s to today. ‘His tales of being an
immigrant to Britain are thought-provoking yet
hilarious, he loves his audience and they love him back. Patrick is a Fringe Legend and it’s easy to see why’ **** (Mirror). ‘He really hits the mark… great depth’ **** (BroadwayBaby.com).
As Seen on ‘Splash!’ (ITV), ‘Fake Reaction’ (ITV), ‘Daybreak’ (ITV1) ‘Loose Women’ (ITV1) and ‘The Wright Stuff’ (C5)
and Winner of the 2011 ITV1 series ‘Show Me The Funny’

Tickets from as little as £5 from
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or online from
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Braintree Comedy Club

Date: October 7, 2017
Prices from: £10
Doors open from: 7.30pm

Our Award Winning Comedy Club returns for a whole night of laughter and mirth.

Tickets as always only £10 from
Stationery Solutions, Fairfield Road, Braintree.
or online from
*** www.wegottickets.com/TheBocking ***

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Braintree Comedy Club

Date: November 11, 2017
Prices from: £10
Doors open from: 7.30pm

Our Award Winning Comedy Club returns for a whole night of laughter and mirth.

Tickets as always only £10 from
Stationery Solutions, Fairfield Road, Braintree.
or online from
*** www.wegottickets.com/TheBocking ***

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Braintree Comedy Club

Date: December 2, 2017
Prices from: £10
Doors open from: 7.30pm

Our Award Winning Comedy Club returns for a whole night of laughter and mirth.

Tickets as always only £10 from
Stationery Solutions, Fairfield Road, Braintree.
or online from
*** www.wegottickets.com/TheBocking ***

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Braintree Comedy Club

Date: January 6, 2018
Prices from: £5
Doors open from: 7.30pm

Our Award Winning Comedy Club returns for a whole night of laughter and mirth.

Tickets as always only £10 from
Stationery Solutions, Fairfield Road, Braintree.
or online from
*** www.wegottickets.com/TheBocking ***

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