SONISPHERE FESTIVAL COMPLETES ITS COMEDY LINE UP
Internationally acclaimed, smuggler and author extraordinaire, HOWARD MARKS, described by the Daily Mail (UK Tabloid) as ‘the most sophisticated drugs baron of all time’, will be joining the line-up of the growing SONISPHERE UK festival, to deliver the SUNDAY SERMON on the BOHEMIA stage (last year’s honours fell to Henry Rollins).
The youngest ever Perrier Award winner SEAN HUGHES returns to SONISPHERE FESTIVAL for the second year running to headline the comedy bill on the BOHEMIA stage on Sunday afternoon. His no-holds-barred, quick-fire wit shapes each performance into a one-off, unique experience for his audience
Aussie BRENDON BURNS will be joining the comedy line-up on the BOHEMIA stage. BRENDON BURNS has been Britain’s most outspoken and number one cult comic for two decades now. Since taking away the long-awaited Oscar of live Stand up comedy: the if.comedy award for best live comedy show in 2007, BRENDON BURNS has been one of the most prolific and busiest men in show business both here and across the pond
Irish jester ANDREW MAXWELL has won and been nominated for several awards including an Edinburgh Comedy Award for Best Show, a Time Out Live Award in the category of Best Stand-up, a Loaded Magazine Award for best stand-up and Chortle Award for best contribution to the live comedy circuit. He was also recently voted Best Irish Comedian by the public at the Entertainment.ie. Andrew is a regular on RTE1′s The Panel. He took part in Comic Relief’s 24 Hour Panel People challenge in a special version of BBC’s Mock The Week.
Critically acclaimed TIFFANY STEVENSON has worked with some of comedy’s glitterati, for example with Ricky Gervais in The Office, John Bird in Chambers and Stephen Fry in Absolute Power. From the Comedy Store to Glastonbury, Tiffany has since made her presence felt on the club and festival scene and in 2006 she made her entrance on to the hallowed comedy turf of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Talk Radio directed by Stewart Lee.
Award nominated comic NICK HELM has been making waves in the comedy arena, wowing audiences with his unique and hilarious blend of one-liners, stories, poems and songs since starting stand-up comedy in 2007. In 2010, Nick headed up to Edinburgh in two shows, one of which, ‘Keep Hold of The Gold’ became one of the must-see shows of the festival
Tattooed award nominated comic JIM SMALLMAN will be joining his counterparts on the BOHEMIA stage at SONISPHERE UK. Over the past four years JIM SMALLMAN has established himself as one of British comedy’s most intriguing young comics
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