Get ready to laugh until your sides ache! Join us for a side-splitting Comedy Night at Knowle British Legion on Saturday, November 25th. We’re thrilled to present a sensational lineup of talented comedians who will have you rolling in the aisles from start to finish. So mark your calendars and prepare for an unforgettable night of non-stop laughter. Doors open at 7pm, and the show kicks off promptly at 8pm. Don’t miss out on this hilarious extravaganza!
Josh is a comedian and writer from the Midlands. Josh was nominated for Dave’s Edinburgh Comedy Award for his show ‘Sausage, Egg, Josh Pugh Chips & Beans’ in 2022. He was winner of English Comedian of the Year and the Birmingham Breaking Talent Award. He is known for his frequent viral hit videos such as ‘Inventing the four cheese pizza’ and ‘Piss up in a brewery’. television appearances include mock the week Hypothetical, Question Team, Unforgivable, Live at the Moth Club and Rosie Jones’s Disability Comedy Extravaganza.
He appeared in new sitcom Sneakerhead and has written on an upcoming Spencer Jones show Deep Fakes as well as writing for Never Mind the Buzzcocks, The Emily Atack Show and The Island. Josh has just finished his sell out UK and Ireland tour with his award nominated and critically acclaimed Edinburgh show. Impressively, Josh has played for England’s Partially Sighted football team for the past 10 years and played in 3 World Championships. He has 50 caps for England.
Martin comes from Northern Ireland, and after a successful career as a circus performer, he turned his attention on the unsuspecting comedy circuit. With over 30 years experience as a professional performer. Martin has established himself as one of the UK’s most popular and in-demand comedians. Martin has performed successfully at events of all description; from the Hammersmith Apollo to a show for the inmates of an Italian prison. From comedy clubs to performing in some of the most unique, and unusual locations.
In April 2016 Martin was part of a team that set the world record for the highest altitude comedy show by performing at 5,300m/17,600ft at Mount Everest basecamp. Very much the comedian’s comedian, Martin has been the support act of choice for; Frankie Boyle. Jack Dee. Lee Evans. Jasper Carrot. Patrick Kielty. Johnny Vegas. Steve Coogan. and once Tina Turner. Martin has made numerous appearances on radio and television. As well as devising and performing his own BBC television show, he has written jokes for some of the biggest names in British comedy.
Martin is a specialist MC, and a regular headline act at most of the UK’s major comedy clubs, and also performs at comedy, music, and arts festivals around the world. A truly global performer, Martin has worked throughout the known world performing his shows in Britain. Ireland. Australia. USA. Canada. Croatia. Belgium. Slovenia. Romania. Italy. Spain. Switzerland. Holland. Belgium, Norway, Germany, Cyprus, Crete, Falkland Islands, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, Cambodia, Nepal, Myanmar, Hong Kong, and Mainland China.
Smart, sharp and brilliantly funny, Lovell has made a serious name for himself, mostly by being recognised as one of the hottest new acts on the comedy circuit. After only a few initial shows and months, working the circuits, Lovell won the prestigious Midlands Best New Act Award 2019. Previous winners include Joe Lycett, and Darren Harriot. So as you can see Lovell is in great company with these other well-known comedians. Lovell has already supported some big names on the comedy circuit such as Guz Khan, Nathan Caton, Brennan Reece and Daliso Chaponda He’s got charisma, charm, confidence & quality jokes. A great formula. He’s the future.” Nathan Caton – Live at the Apollo
Alex Egan is a compelling story-teller who captivates audiences with light-hearted insights on boxing, relationships and life. In addition to performing across the UK for industry leading comedy clubs, Alex is the Resident MC for a weekly Pro-Act New Material night in Birmingham. “Alex is a charming and confident MC able to set a room up perfectly.” – Karen Bailey. “Alex has stand-out lines and a commanding stage presence.” – James Cook
Meet the Scottish comedian with a larger-than-life personality – quite literally! With gigantism as his ally, he commands the stage with his side-splitting stories and witty observations. A finalist in the Midlands newcomer of the year 2022 and a Chortle student comedy awards semifinalist, he’s quickly gaining a reputation as one of the funniest comedians around. Don’t miss him in action – he’s guaranteed to leave you in stitches!
Knowle British Legion, 1611 Warwick Road, Knowle, Solihull, B93 9LU