Carl Hutchinson

Carl Hutchinson


Carl Hutchinson is a multi-award winning comedian, having won the Beat The Frog World Series and Magners Comedian of the year awards in 2007. He's also a Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year Nominee and So You Think You’re Funny Finalist, was seen on ITV's FHM Comedy Hero and performed at the highly respected Big Value Comedy Showcase in Edinburgh in 2011.

Carl supported former three-time wrestling heavyweight champion and bestselling author Mick Foley on both of his UK Comedy Tours; in 2011 and 2012 respectively. Carl then supported Chris Ramsey on the last leg of his ‘Offermation’ tour in 2012, and performed his first solo hour at the 2012 Edinburgh festival where it was shortlisted in the Amused Moose Awards and has received outstanding reviews from all of the major festival press.

Carl has returned to the Edinburgh Fringe with great success each year from 2013, and also continued to tour large theatres alongside Chris Ramsey throughout 2014, 2015 and 2016, before completing his first ever solo tour in 2016.


“Effortlessly hilarious. He captivates the audience with his perfectly timed suspenseful silences and plain-talking sense-making” - ★★★★ - Three Weeks

“Hutchinson’s trump card is the way he interacts with the audience, rolling with every ‘ooh’ and ‘aah’ his material generated, giving a dynamism and spontaneity to his performance” - Chortle

 


Jenny Collier

Jenny Collier


Described as a rising star by The Evening Standard, and one to watch by the Edinburgh Evening News, Jenny Collier has won the Laughing Horse New Act Competition and the Hobgoblin Comedy Award, placed second in the NATYS (formerly Hackney Empire New Act of the Year), and reached the finals of countless (four) other competitions.

In 2015 Jenny performed as part of the Magners International Comedy Festival in Hong Kong, Singapore, Manila and at the Adelaide Fringe Festival, and in 2016 Jenny performed her debut show, 'Jen Hur', at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival – playing to packed out audiences and receiving rave reviews

Jenny is a regular on BBC Radio Wales with recent appearances including The Leak, and has written for The News Quiz on BBC Radio 4, as well as the Huffington Post, The Independent and Glamour Magazine. She has recently supported Arthur Smith on his tour in Switzerland, and has appeared on Jack Dee’s Helpdesk UK Tour.


“Refreshingly original” - Broadway Baby

“Clearly a rising star” - The Evening Standard

“One to watch” - Edinburgh Evening News

 


Stephen Grant

MC Stephen Grant


A repeat award winner of Best UK Compere, Stephen Grant is one of the hardest working comedy performers and writers in the UK. He is the host of the Krater Comedy Club at Komedia, which has won Best Comedy Venue in the South for an unprecedented amount of times and is a regular headliner at The Comedy Store in London's Leicester Square.

He possesses an energy and intellect which combined with his eight years in the corporate world make for a perfect experienced host and entertainer for any even, but Stephen still finds the time to headline and MC gigs all over the country.

A regular guest on The Cutting Edge at The Comedy Store, Stephen deputises as a presenter on BBC Southern Counties Radio, and warms-up and perfors on some of the biggest comedy shows on TV. His speed and dynamism create a magical energy which has audiences rapt and hanging onto his every word. It is this that led Stephen to writting for Rob Beckett on Mock the Week, for Russell Kane on Live at the Electric, as well as for Lee Nelson’s Well Good Show for Avalon TV and Seann Walsh for Channel 4’s Stand Up For The Week.


“Right from the word go his audience were in fits of laughter as we were subjected to his relentless comedy. Comedy bordering on genius” - Three Weeks

“He’s famously pedantic, relentlessly logical and with the kind of comedy vision that can see round corners. You’re never more than 15 seconds away from a really good laugh” - Chortle

“Brilliant. This show will have you chuckling to yourself hours afterwards” - The Scotsman

 

This show will also feature a newer act in the middle.

 

Tickets for this show can be bought online now from the Hilarity Bites Box Office, or in person from The Turbinia.

Tickets for this show are £5 each in advance or £8 on the door.

Doors open at 7pm and the show starts at 8pm.

Upcoming Gigs

  • 27th April
    Alfie Brown, Cal Halbert & MC Rob Mulholland
    Crook - The Cornerhouse
    Tickets £4 advance / £5 door
  • 2nd May
    Phil Nichol, Tanyalee Davis & MC Danny O'Brien
    Ripon Friends of Wine
    Tickets £8 advance / £10 on the day
  • 2nd May
    Phil Nichol, Tanyalee Davis & MC Danny O'Brien
    The Angel at Topcliffe
    Tickets £8 advance / £10 on the day
  • 2nd May
    Tanyalee Davis, Phil Nichol & MC Silky
    Ripon Friends of Wine
    Tickets £10
  • 2nd May
    Tanyalee Davis, Phil Nichol & MC Silky
    The Angel at Topcliffe
    Tickets £10
  • 3rd May
    Danny O'Brien, Karen Bayley & MC Rob Mulholland
    Newton Aycliffe - The Turbinia
    Tickets £5 advance / £8 door
  • 4th May
    Danny O'Brien, Jack Campbell & MC Danny Deegan
    Northallerton - The Venue
    Tickets £5
  • 6th May
    Wes Zaharuk, Kiri Pritchard-McLean & MC Danny Deegan
    Darlington Forum Music Centre
    Tickets £10
  • 7th May
    Wes Zaharuk, George Zach & MC Lee Kyle
    Hartlepool - One77
    Tickets £5 advance / £8 door
  • 8th May
    Tom Houghton, MC Andy Fury & support
    Darlington Hole in the Wall
    Tickets £3 advance / £5 door
  • 9th May
    Steve Day, MC Rob Mulholland & support
    Roobarb n Custard, Seaham
    Tickets £4 advance / £5 door
  • 9th May
    Steve Day, MC Rob Mulholland & support
    Guisborough - The Ship Inn
    Tickets £4 advance / £5 door
  • 9th May
    Eddy Brimson & Stave Day
    Roobarb n Custard, Seaham
    Tickets £6
  • 9th May
    Eddy Brimson & Stave Day
    Guisborough - The Ship Inn
    Tickets £6
  • 18th May
    George Rigden & MC Rob Mulholland
    Hartlepool - The Pot House
    Tickets £3 advance / £5 door
  • 19th May
    Alex Boardman, George Rigden & MC Jonathan Mayor
    Bishop Auckland Town Hall
    Tickets £8 advance / £10 door
  • 20th May
    David Hadingham, Cal Halbert & MC Katie Mulgrew
    Newton Aycliffe - Planet Leisure
    Tickets £5

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Carl Hutchinson & Jenny Collier

Coming to Hilarity Bites at The Turbinia in Newton Aycliffe on June 7th 2017:


Carl Hutchinson

Carl Hutchinson


Carl Hutchinson is a multi-award winning comedian, having won the Beat The Frog World Series and Magners Comedian of the year awards in 2007. He's also a Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year Nominee and So You Think You’re Funny Finalist, was seen on ITV's FHM Comedy Hero and performed at the highly respected Big Value Comedy Showcase in Edinburgh in 2011.

Carl supported former three-time wrestling heavyweight champion and bestselling author Mick Foley on both of his UK Comedy Tours; in 2011 and 2012 respectively. Carl then supported Chris Ramsey on the last leg of his ‘Offermation’ tour in 2012, and performed his first solo hour at the 2012 Edinburgh festival where it was shortlisted in the Amused Moose Awards and has received outstanding reviews from all of the major festival press.

Carl has returned to the Edinburgh Fringe with great success each year from 2013, and also continued to tour large theatres alongside Chris Ramsey throughout 2014, 2015 and 2016, before completing his first ever solo tour in 2016.


“Effortlessly hilarious. He captivates the audience with his perfectly timed suspenseful silences and plain-talking sense-making” - ★★★★ - Three Weeks

“Hutchinson’s trump card is the way he interacts with the audience, rolling with every ‘ooh’ and ‘aah’ his material generated, giving a dynamism and spontaneity to his performance” - Chortle

 


Jenny Collier

Jenny Collier


Described as a rising star by The Evening Standard, and one to watch by the Edinburgh Evening News, Jenny Collier has won the Laughing Horse New Act Competition and the Hobgoblin Comedy Award, placed second in the NATYS (formerly Hackney Empire New Act of the Year), and reached the finals of countless (four) other competitions.

In 2015 Jenny performed as part of the Magners International Comedy Festival in Hong Kong, Singapore, Manila and at the Adelaide Fringe Festival, and in 2016 Jenny performed her debut show, 'Jen Hur', at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival – playing to packed out audiences and receiving rave reviews

Jenny is a regular on BBC Radio Wales with recent appearances including The Leak, and has written for The News Quiz on BBC Radio 4, as well as the Huffington Post, The Independent and Glamour Magazine. She has recently supported Arthur Smith on his tour in Switzerland, and has appeared on Jack Dee’s Helpdesk UK Tour.


“Refreshingly original” - Broadway Baby

“Clearly a rising star” - The Evening Standard

“One to watch” - Edinburgh Evening News

 


Stephen Grant

MC Stephen Grant


A repeat award winner of Best UK Compere, Stephen Grant is one of the hardest working comedy performers and writers in the UK. He is the host of the Krater Comedy Club at Komedia, which has won Best Comedy Venue in the South for an unprecedented amount of times and is a regular headliner at The Comedy Store in London's Leicester Square.

He possesses an energy and intellect which combined with his eight years in the corporate world make for a perfect experienced host and entertainer for any even, but Stephen still finds the time to headline and MC gigs all over the country.

A regular guest on The Cutting Edge at The Comedy Store, Stephen deputises as a presenter on BBC Southern Counties Radio, and warms-up and perfors on some of the biggest comedy shows on TV. His speed and dynamism create a magical energy which has audiences rapt and hanging onto his every word. It is this that led Stephen to writting for Rob Beckett on Mock the Week, for Russell Kane on Live at the Electric, as well as for Lee Nelson’s Well Good Show for Avalon TV and Seann Walsh for Channel 4’s Stand Up For The Week.


“Right from the word go his audience were in fits of laughter as we were subjected to his relentless comedy. Comedy bordering on genius” - Three Weeks

“He’s famously pedantic, relentlessly logical and with the kind of comedy vision that can see round corners. You’re never more than 15 seconds away from a really good laugh” - Chortle

“Brilliant. This show will have you chuckling to yourself hours afterwards” - The Scotsman

 

This show will also feature a newer act in the middle.

 

Tickets for this show can be bought online now from the Hilarity Bites Box Office, or in person from The Turbinia.

Tickets for this show are £5 each in advance or £8 on the door.

Doors open at 7pm and the show starts at 8pm.

The Turbinia

Address:

Sid Chaplin Drive,
Newton Aycliffe,
DL5 7PA
Map


Show Times:

Doors open 7pm
Show starts 8pm
Show ends 10:30pm (approximately)


Ticket Details:

Tickets £5 advance / £8 on the door


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Telephone: 01325 313034

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