Quality comedy continues to come to The Stand in Newcastle
The Stand Comedy Club in Newcastle continues to attract some of the biggest names in comedy, while supporting new local acts from around the region. We take a look at what’s coming up in the next few months, so why not get yourself down and find out what all the fuss is about?
September 15 – (No) Cash For Questions, Zalzman Is Your Satirist For Hire
Andy Zaltzman, half of the global smash hit topical podcast The Bugle, is taking his uniquely interactive new show Satirist for Hire on the road, giving audiences the chance to have the issues they care about satirised to order by one of Britain’s leading political comedians.
Members of the audience are invited to send in their satirico-queries in advance. Send your request to firstname.lastname@example.org, including the date and venue of the show you will be attending.
September 23 – Norman Lovett Something Old, Something New
Stand-up legend and Red Dwarf star Norman Lovett will return to The Stand with a show that contains the continuation of The Sugababes debate among many more subjects.
The show will feature his iPad linked up to a TV screen, so that he can depict images on to a screen to delight and astound you.
September 29 – Sod The Tories And Have A Nice Week
John Scott and his comedy coalition are back with their latest Sod The Tories, taking a look at the month’s news and other affairs. Sod the Tories is a topical comedy show featuring some of the North East’s finest comedians, discussing the sort of issues and saying the things they won’t let them say on Mock the Week.
Other shows coming soon to The Stand:
20 September: Idiots + Gunge = Laughing
21, 22 September: Henning Wehn Eins, Zwei, DIY
30 September: Tom Stade Decisions, Decisions
6 October: Matt Reed Gincredible
12 October: Susan Calman Ladylike
14 October: Jason Cook Broken
19 October: The Short & Girlie Show
21 October: Stephen K Amos Welcome to My World
28 October: Marcel Lucont Is
3 November: Robin Ince’s Blooming Buzzing Confusion
4 November: Sara Pascoe vs History
9 November: Vikki Stone Instrumental
11 November: Tony Jameson Football Manager Ruined My Life
23 November: Tony Law Enter The Tone Zone
25 November: What The Fudge?
9 December: Carl Hutchinson