Rising comedy star Josh Widdicomba is making his first appearence at Ropery Hall this February.
Josh started performing live in 2008 and made it to the final of So You Think Yoou’re Funny at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, within his first year of performing. He has continued to go to the festival every year since.
In the few years that Josh has been on the comedy scene, he has been named FHM’s Stand Up Hero 2010 and Chortle Best Breakthrough Acy Nominee 2011.
And after returning the the Edinburgh Fringe Festival last year, he was nominated for Best Newcomer by the Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Awards.
Josh’s comedy talents have even stretched to writing popular TV comedy panel shows such as Mock The Week, 8 Out Of 10 Cats, and supported famous stand-up comedians such as Kevin Bridges, Michael McIntyre and Alan Carr.
Liz Bennet, of Ropery Hall, said: “With such a CV it’s not surpirsing that Josh is now regarded as one of the best up-and-coming acts in the UK circuit.
“He is in constant demand at clubs and theatres across Britian.”
The show starts at 8pm on Saturday February 4. Advanced tickets are £12 or £14 on the night. For further detials and to book your tickets, visit http://www.roperyhall.co.uk