Rising stars of comedy to appear at the Burgess Hall in St Ives next month

Mark Simmons

Mark Simmons - Credit: Archant

Get ready for a belly full of laughs when The Jesterlarf Comedy Club returns to the Burgess Hall in St Ives on October 16.

Now in its twelfth year, Jesterlarf has produced some of the biggest names in comedy, including: Micky Flanagan, Sarah Millican, Michael McIntyre and Kevin Bridges. Expect the very best comedians and hottest emerging talent from the UK’s prestigious comedy circuit.

The October show Charlie Baker who’s instant likeability and charming delivery style has earned him a reputation as a superior modern showman. He is a popular face on TV panel shows having appeared as team captain on CH4’s A Short History Of Everything Else, BBC1’s Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow and BBC2’s Never Mind the Buzzcocks.

Support comes from observational maestro Mark Maier who is a regular of the world renowned Comedy Store Players, alongside the likes of Josie Lawrence, Jim Sweeney and Paul Merton. A multi-talented, mercurial comedian who retains an edge that still makes him one of the most must-see acts on the circuit.

Plus, one of the rising stars of the comedy circuit Mark Simmons who having won Ch4’s prestigious So You Think You’re Funny and Leicester Comedy Festival New Act of the Year. If you like Tim Vine, you’ll like Mark Simmons, who shares the same love of a tight, silly puns and one-liners with a show packed full of lines you’ll want to quote later.

Compere for the evening is brilliant compere John Mann a supreme audience raconteur and master of the deadpan gag and spontaneous banter INFO: Tickets are £12 advance (£14 on door) from One Leisure 01480 388500 or on-line at: www.jesterlarf.co.uk.