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Thursday
05
APR

The ComedyPit

20:00
23:00
The Firepit - Rawtenstall
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Well its back.. this time bigger and better!! Comedy42 presents to you The ComedyPit!!

What a lineup we have for you, this is a show not to be missed!

Tickets are only £12 (18/over)

You can call in to the restaurant between 9am and 10pm, or call 01706 260676 after 5pm to purchase your tickets.

Hosted By: Chris Purchase

Fresh from a sell out run of his new show ‘Distracted’ at Dave’s Leicester Comedy Festival, being a finalist for What’s On magazine’s Best Comedian 2016, 2017 and 2018, finalist out of 20,000 comedians for the Laugh Factory’s international joke of the year 2017 and recently hand-picked to support Reginald D. Hunter on tour Chris is currently taking the comedy scene by storm with his mix of light hearted anecdotes and cultural satire. After going viral multiple times last year Chris’ popularity has rocketed. Chris is also massively popular with corporate clients including hosting Google’s European conferences.

“Charismatic and entertaining” - Comedy Central
“Had the crowd roaring, lapped it up . Full of energy, loud, charismatic. Lovely.” -The Stand
“Top stuff...confident, funny and self deprecating” - Jack Whitehall
“Fantastic Set” - Adam Bloom
"That is a nice tie" - Reginald D Hunte

Headline Act: Ignacio Lopez -

★★★★★ “HAD THE CROWD ROARING' - Get Reading
★★★★ “UNIQUE AND HILARIOUS' - BUZZ Magazine
“A STROKE OF GENIUS” - Digital Spy
“A PITCH PERFECT SET” - Wales Online
Ignacio Lopez has been wowing audiences internationally with his individual style and high gag-rate since 2010. A frequent headliner and MC in top comedy clubs all over the UK, Ignacio also performs regularly at corporate functions, private shows, military gigs, sports dinners, art centres and festivals.

In 2015 Ignacio sold out solo festival performances in Edinburgh, Brighton, Reading, Cardiff and Neath.

In 2016 Ignacio produced and hosted a comedy series for Made Televisioncalled ‘Comedy Sheep Stand-Up’, which was the first show to be broadcast across the UK network in a primetime weekend slot.

In 2017 Ignacio is touring his new show ‘EspañYOLO’ in theatres around the UK.

Opening Act: Dan Nightingale

Dave’s Leicester Comedy Festival 2013 – Love in the Time of Cholesterol
Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2012 – The 11 and a 1/2 ill Conceived Edinburgh Shows of Dan Nightingale
Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2008 – Geronimo
Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2005 – An Audience with Josie Long and Dan Nightingale
Television & film:
John Bishop’s Only Joking - SKY 1 - 2013

Middle Act: Harriet Dyer

“Dyer exists in a joyful equilibrium, at the point where self-depreciation and a total embracement of oddness meet in utterly likeable harmony… Beautifully, brilliantly weird… Absolutely worth a watch” - Broadway Baby
'Instinctively funny' - Steve Bennett, Chortle

'She's got funny bones' - Kevin Bridges
'A bundle of whimsical hilarity... a breath of fresh air... will have you in stitches' - Broadway Baby
'It was refreshing to see such a vibrant young woman host in an all male stand-up show; Dyer made the audience feel at home and managed to wow the crowd… Loveable and delightful' – Three Weeks

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