Carriage Works Theatre

Shoecake Comedy | August

Sat 21 Aug, 8pm

Carriageworks Theatre – Main Space

Tickets & Times

Sat 21 Aug 8.00 pm Book

Headlined by Troy Hawke plus Hayley Ellis, Simon Lomas & MC Sam Harland

Opening the show is Hayley Ellis
Hayley is a comedian, actress and human being. She has appeared in loads of dead prestigious joke lists. Such as The Independent “Edinburgh Fringe: 25 funniest jokes of all-time”. Hayley is a former regular gag contributor for the Russell Howard’s Good News television programme. (Avalon Television) and has appeared on MTV’s Why aye love Geordie Shore and Comedy Set Lists for Virgin television. She can also sometimes be heard on your wireless (Absolute Radio) and her sketches and jokes have appeared on Newsjack (Radio 4).

Our middle act is the multi award winning Simon Lomas
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
Nominee North West Comedy Awards Best Act 2020
Nominee North West Comedy Awards Best Breakthrough 2019
Nominee Chortle Awards Best Newcomer 2018
Nominee Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year 2018

Headlining the show is none other than erudite home-schooled 1930’s throwback Troy Hawke
Troy is the Errol Flynn of the high street. Educated, sophisticated, but utterly clueless. He tackles modern issues head on in his uniquely untimely manner.

Milo McCabe is a character comedian with over ten years experience on the circuit. He has twice been nominated for the Amused Moose Best Edinburgh show award and was listed as GQ’s Top Ten comedy shows of the festival. TV credits include ITV’S Benidorm, BBC3’s Live at the Electric and various hidden camera and talking heads projects on Channel 4 and 5. As Troy Hawke, McCabe has garnered multiple award nominations and wins in various festivals across the world and sold out his Edinburgh 2019 run and subsequent 2020 tour.


Sat 21 Aug 8 pm £12 Book

Standard: £13.20

Prices include booking fee.

Tickets & Times

Sat 21 Aug 8.00 pm Book

Carriageworks Theatre

  • “Hayley Ellis always makes me laugh off and on stage” – Sarah Millican
  • “Sharp, clever, and very funny” – The Sunday Post
  • “Undeniably funny” – Chortle
  • “Mad comic genius” – The Scotsman