Marcus Brigstocke at The Glee Nottingham

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Fri 20Nov
2020

Friday Night Comedy (18+)Glee Club Nottingham

The perfect way to end the working week! Four superb stand-up comedians and a great range of tasty food offerings.
All under 25s may require government-issued photo ID. (See FAQs)
This is a socially distanced show. Tickets only available in specified group sizes, only one household per group (plus support bubble). Tickets must be booked in advance. Full COVID-safety guidelines available here.

Advance price

  • £29.50 Group of 2
  • £59.00 Group of 4
  • £88.50 Group of 6
  • + £3.60 booking fee per ticket

Times

  • Doors open 7:00 PM
  • Last entry 7:45 PM

More info

  • Seating type allocated
  • Food available yes
  • Minimum age 18
Sat 21Nov
2020

Saturday Night Comedy (18+)Glee Club Nottingham

Treat yourself to an evening of award-winning comedy! Four superb stand-up comedians that will keep you laughing until Monday.
All under 25s may require government-issued photo ID. (See FAQs)
This is a socially distanced show. Tickets only available in specified group sizes, only one household per group (plus support bubble). Tickets must be booked in advance. Full COVID-safety guidelines available here.

Advance price

  • £35.50 Group of 2
  • £71.00 Group of 4
  • £106.50 Group of 6
  • + £3.60 booking fee per ticket

Times

  • Doors open 6:45 PM
  • Last entry 7:30 PM

More info

  • Seating type allocated
  • Food available yes
  • Minimum age 18

Marcus Brigstocke’s talent was noted early on in his career in 1996 when he won the BBC New Comedian Award at the Edinburgh Festival. He is now regarded as a major comedy, writing and acting talent, performing stand up nationally to sell out audiences on tour.

BBC Radio 4 has become somewhat of a second home to Marcus with regular appearances on I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue, The Now Show and Just A Minute; he has written and recorded three series and four specials of his hit show Giles Wemmbley-Hogg Goes Off. Most recently, he co-starred alongside Kerry Godliman, in The Wilsons Save The World, which has been recommissioned for a second series.

Marcus has notched up an impressive list of TV credits including his role as team captain on Argumental (Dave), and host of The Late Edition and I’ve Never Seen Star Wars (BBC Four). Other appearances include; Live At The Apollo (BBC One), Have I Got News For You (BBC One), Mock the Week (BBC Two), QI (BBC Two), Sorry I’ve Got No Head (BBC One), The Late Edition (BBC Four), and the 11 O’Clock Show (Channel 4).

Marcus is the master of satirical comedy and has proved to be blisteringly funny over a wide range of topics including; climate change, religious extremism, immigration, loans companies, the Special Relationship, compensation culture, women’s magazines, The EU and David Blaine, not to mention his own personal battle against his middle class roots.

Marcus has also found himself treading the boards of the West End with a critically acclaimed performance as King Arthur in Monty Python’s Spamalot and as Station Master Perks in E.Nesbit’s The Railway Children at London’s Waterloo Station in 2011.

Marcus’ book God Collar, based on his award-winning Edinburgh and West End show, a scathing look at modern faith that will leave you laughing out loud and examining your own beliefs in equal measure, was released in June 2011.

Marcus starred in the short film, Never Land, inspired by the terrible storms that are wreaking havoc on the country, seen through the eyes of a 10-year old boy.

Intelligent, dark, subtle stuff

The Observer

Rare is the stand-up show that makes you laugh, think and then fight back the tears. This is it

Daily Telegraph

Marcus Brigstocke is one of the cleverest and most engaging stand-ups you'll see

The Mirror *****