Southampton students, Joseph Lim and Sean Gilbody have been voted through to the semi-finals of the Chortle Student Comedy Awards 2017.
The students performed at the Southampton heat of the acclaimed awards in held at The Bridge on the 02 March.
President of our Comedy Society and Politics and Economics student, Sean Gilbody, won the heat, with Joseph Lim achieving the People’s Choice Award, securing them both places in the Awards semi-finals, held in London in May. The semi-finalists will battle it out at the finals at Pleasance One at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this August in a bid to … Read the rest
Our fortnightly Laughter Lounge show welcomes Tom Deacon, Elliot Steel and Gareth Richards to tonight’s line-up.
You may recognise Tom from Tuesday’s Christmas Light Switch-On, where he was joined by his Capital FM co-presenter Emma Real-Davies to turn on the lights across the Union and Highfield campus. The former BBC Radio 1 presenter and Southampton-born comedian started touring as a comedian in 2009 after winning the Chortle Student Comedian of the Year in 2008.
Best Debut Show Award nominee at Dave’s Leicester Comedy Festival and finalist in the Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year competition in … Read the rest
If you enjoyed our Freshers’ Laughter Lounge events, you’re in for a treat.
Laughter Lounge is back on Thursday (13 October) from 19:00 at The Bridge (Doors) with performances from:
★Rhys James (Headliner)
Comedy-scene favourite, Rhys James, has made a name for himself at Comedy Central’s Funniest Student in 2010, Chortle’s Student Comedy Award and as a material writer for Russell Howard’s Good News. Now prepped to hit The Bridge stage, we can expect great things from this young talent. Here is is performing live material from the Soho Theatre…
We hope you enjoyed the first Laughter Lounge of the summer season with headline act Pierre Novellie putting on a cracking show! If you enjoyed it, you will be pleased to find out that our next show is on Thursday 12 May in The Bridge at the usual time of 19:00 with Adam Hess, Luke Benson and Charlie Baker confirmed as the acts.
Stay tuned on the Facebook event for the Big Red membership deal announcement coming soon!
At our last event, our Big Red members got to bring THREE friends for FREE!
After the huge success of the Laughter Lounge events that took place throughout Freshers’, we have organised to bring the show back for a number of evenings throughout the term!
In the past we have had top comedians such as Tom Deacon and Paul Chowdhry come to The Bridge for a night of laughs, as well as a whole host of names who have been on TV shows such as BBC’s Mock The Week and Live At The Apollo. The event always has a great atmosphere and is always packed with students who are ready for an evening of … Read the rest
If you enjoyed the Laughter Lounge events during Freshers’, we have some good news for you!
Our sell-out comedy evening brought to you by Off The Kerb Productions & Comedy Central UK is back with another jaw-dropping line up of the finest professional comedians the circuit has to offer tomorrow night from 7pm at The Bridge.
For the bargain price of £4-£6 (depending on whether you want some nachos to nibble on during the show), you can watch some of the best professional comedians on the circuit, including:
MC: Mark Simmons
Open: David Trent
Close: Gavin Webster