Arts News

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

It’s been barely six months since the last instalment, yet Solo – A Star Wars Story sees us journey to a galaxy far, far away once more.

Among the eccentrics at this year’s Cambridge Comedy Festival will be George Egg and his Anarchist DIY Chef show. He combines cooking and comedy to make a three course meal using power tools, office equipment and hair dressing appliances.


Winner of the BBC New Comedy Award in 2013, former Bishop’s Stortford High School pupil Steve Bugeja returns to his old school on June 23 for a charity show.


Simon Brodkin, (aka Lee Nelson) the comedian and prankster who handed Theresa May a P45 as she coughed through her speech at the Conservative Party Conference, is among the top names at this year’s Cambridge Comedy Festival at Cambridge Junction from July 18-21.

Theresa May

Sarah Millican has four nights this month at Cambridge Corn Exchange, June 20, 21, 22 and 23. That might sound excessive but the entire run is already almost sold out. Billed as funny, frank and filthy, her show, Control Enthusiast discusses the phenomenon of wanting to be in charge.

Commedian and actor Chris Ramsey will be at Chelmsford Civic Theatre on Wednesday, June 6 with his show Just Happy to Get Out of the House.

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