Tickets: Standard: GBP 14.30.
Time: 8pm - 10pm
Hoopla present some of the best stand ups in town as a part of their Summer Festival at The Miller. Featuring Richard Herring, Ava Vidal, Athena Kugblenu, and MC Rob Thomas.
Richard Herring, the legendary comedian, blogger and podcaster previews his brand new Edinburgh show in full, "Oh Frig I'm 50". Richard has appeared as a guest on shows including Alan Davies’ As Yet Untitled (Dave), Pointless – Celebrities (BBC One), Argumental (Dave), Set List (Sky Atlantic), Have I Got News For You (BBC One) and Never Mind the Buzzcocks (BBC2).
Ava Vidal has appeared on Mock the Week, Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow, and Comedy Central's The World Stands Up. "Well-structured, well written and skilfully delivered" - The Scotsman, "Effective laughs from a position not often heard. .. Juggles the profound and the irreverent rapidly alternating between the two. " - Chortle.
Athena Kugblenu was a 2015 BBC New Comedian of the Year Finalist. She’s written for The News Quiz (BBC Radio 4), performed on Funny Kind of World (BBC Radio Scotland), guests on BBC Five Live and in 2017 performed at the Johannesburg International Comedy Festival. ". ..authentic, observational comedy presented beautifully. ..pleasingly original", - Broadway Baby.
Rob Thomas is a quirky, storytelling comedian with a razor-sharp wit and quirky physicality. Rob has performed at the Edinburgh Fringe and is as comfortable in a packed theatre as he is in a local pub. He was a finalist in the Leicester Square Theatre's Old Comedian of the Year Award 2017. "strongest performer of the night" - The Guardian, "a triumph. .. tremendous physicality" - The Yorkshire Times.
Category: Arts | Performing Arts | Comedy.
Artists / Speakers: Richard Herring, Ava Vidal, Athena Kugblenu, Rob Thomas.