Farcical Comedy – Left Bank Comedy Club
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9th October 2021 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
FARCICAL Comedy returns to The Left Bank Village on Saturday 9th October, with Jo Enright.
For more than a decade Jo Enright has worked with many of the UK’s leading comedy writers and directors. Appearing alongside Peter Kay in Phoenix Nights, with Steve Coogan in I’m Alan Partridge and playing the female lead Sue, in Life’s Too Short, directed by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant. She received rave reviews for the part of Angela in three series of ITV’s The Job Lot and has recently appeared in Guz Khan’s breakthrough comedy Man like Mobeen.
Alongside acting Jo is also a highly acclaimed stand-up comedienne. She has appeared on many TV shows and toured all over the world performing her stand up. Jo has been Comedian of the year at the Leicester Comedy Festival, won the Chortle Award for ‘The Best Female Circuit Comic’ and the ‘Best Female on the Jongleurs Comedy Circuit’ award.
She is supported by Jon Pearson who began standup comedy in 2010, with his first performance at Birmingham’s Highlight Comedy Club. Cut to nine years later and Jon has become a regular face on the circuit, performing at prestigious clubs such as The Glee, The Boat Show & The Comedy Store, Jon’s career has even taken him overseas with performances in Spain, Norway and even as far away as Wigan (it is like being on another planet).
Also in Support is Lovdev Barpaga who is the 2017 pun champion (UK Pun Championships).
You may recognise his jovial voice, as Lovdev also found fame over the last few years presenting the popular Midlands’ breakfast show on Free Radio.
The MC for the evening is Tewkesbury greatest export (citation needed) Jon Wagstaffe, His take on modern life will have any audience in fits of laughter. He is also devilishly good-looking (citation needed) and has beautiful hair.