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Shoecake Comedy

Shoecake Comedy

Shoe Comedy Presents a brilliant lineup

Headline Act

Tom Binns is the star and co-writer of the BBC 1 Friday Night Comedy Series 'Hospital People'.
He is also an award-winning and critical acclaimed character comedian working the International Comedy Festivals and the UK Stand Up Comedy Circuit.
Widely regarded as one of the best headliners working in British Comedy Tom has won over 30 five star reviews and many awards nationally and internationally.

"With DJ Ivan Brackenbury, ‘Binns has his character nailed and he mines the comic seam, ruthlessly to create top-quality entertainment with practically universal appeal"
- The Guardian * * * *

Amongst his multiple nominations and awards, Tom has received a Fosters Comedy God, Best International Comedian, Best International Act at the New Zealand International Comedy Festival, Adelaide Fringe (twice), Nottingham International Comedy Festival and 3 Sony Gold Awards.

Tom has also starred in BBC Shows Alan Partridge, Lee and Herring, Friday/Saturday Night Armistice and Channel 4 shows The IT Crowd, Drifters, 8 out of 10 Cats does Countdown and feature films Going to Mecca and Eaten by Lions.

Support from:

Multi- Award-winning, stand-up comedian and Hull local, Jack Gleadow, is one of the most unique performers on the UK comedy circuit today. He takes his inspiration from the golden era of variety; Jack is the One-Man Stand-Up Variety Show with the use of sounds, stories, jokes and a scooter!

Chortle Best Newcomer

Best Show Leicester Comedy Festival

Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year 2018

National New Comic

Great Yorkshire Fringe Comedian of the Year 2017



Winner - Petfringe Comedian of the Year 2018
Winner - Hilarity Bites New Act of the Year 2017
Winner - Nottingham Comedy Festival New Act of the Year 2017
Winner - Great Yorkshire Fringe New Comedian of the Year 2016
Winner - Southport New Comedian of the Year 2016

“the writing is strong, efficient and offbeat, with an enviable hit rate” 

- Chortle

“sharp and solid joke writing” 

- The Skinny

Hosted by 

Delightfully saucy, a friendly and confident stage presence, combined with a killer wit, an infectious giggle and some devastating one-liners make Karen Bayley a comedic force to be reckoned with. Not only warm and welcoming with a delightfully saucy and spiky edge, her bold, no nonsense attitude strikes a perfect pitch with men and women alike.

Karen can be seen performing at all the established comedy clubs across the UK and has recently been supporting Joe Lycett on his 2016 tour. - for whom she also occasionally writes material for.

Please note this performance will be straight through without an interval
The Box office will not be open on the night, all tickets need to be purchased in advance online or over the phone

New date: In light of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis and current government guidance, Pilot Event 2 - Shoecake Comedy has been postponed to Sunday 20 December 2020. Ticket holders for Saturday 14 November 2020 will be contacted directly.  


Standard:£11.00 inc booking fee
Tickets need to be purchased in advance of the show

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