8pm, May 16th 2019
With support from
Your headline act for May is ‘A genuinely hilarious comedian’ (★★★★★ Three Weeks), the fantastic Pierre Novellie.
‘Wry, confident observational comedy…hilarious.’ — The Sunday Times
Pierre can be seen as a correspondent on BBC2’s The Mash Report hosted by Nish Kumar and has performed on the most recent series of Stand Up Central on Comedy Central. He also performed on the Channel 4 Comedy Blap series, 'Outsiders' and appeared in the 'Joke Thieves' pilot for BBC2 opposite Marcus Brigstocke and BBC3’s Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live.
An acclaimed live act, Pierre has supported Hal Cruttenden and Gary Delaney on their national tours and was nominated for Best Club Comic at the 2017 Chortle Awards for two years running. His previous Edinburgh shows have been well received by both audience and critics alike, with his most recent two shows placing in the top 20 best reviewed comedy shows across the entire Edinburgh Festival in 2017 & 2018
‘Dawn of a major talent’ — Guardian
‘A show packed full of belly laughs…impressively well written, perfectly building and building and rich with detail… Novellie delivers it all with real astuteness and skill’
★★★★★ — The Metro
‘a big presence…He will go far.’
★★★★ — The Times
‘Pierre Novellie is wonderful…A tremendous presence’
★★★★★ — Edinburgh Festivals Magazine
‘Slick and slightly offbeat… redolent of Eddie Izzard’ — Chortle
Tickets are £10 online, or £12 on the door (previous nights suggest we are unlikely to have tickets on the door... so buy your tickets early!)
Fully licensed bar, serving before and after the show, and during the interval.
Bar open from 7pm. Doors open at 7:30pm. Show begins at 8pm.
Late arrival may not be admitted during the acts.
Running time approx 2hrs 30 minutes, including a 30 minute interval.
On site parking available.
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