Altitude Comedy Festival 2016


Weekend Update!

Happy 1st April to you all!

Hope you weren’t caught out by too many pranks today – here’s where you can catch the professionals:

PAUL MYREHAUG is back in the UK. The Stand Comedy Club, Newcastle tonight and tomorrow. The Comedy Store – Durham Sunday.

SADIA AZMAT continues on the United We Stand tour with Human Appeal – UK.

ALFIE BROWN is in the Netherlands for Utrecht International Comedy Festival

MATT REEDManford’s Comedy Club, Barnsley tonight and Big Mouth North, Middlesbrough Saturday night.

GLENN WOOL visits Antwerp and Genk with Nuff Said. Then Toomler on Sunday where he is joined by JAMALI MADDIX.

KEITH FARNANThe 99 Club tonight and Komedia Bath Saturday.

DAMIAN CLARKJongleurs Birmingham this weekend

WAYNE DEAKINJongleurs Leeds tonight and tomorrow.

Enjoy your weekends everyone.
Love Team GC x

Alex Edelman & Sofie Hagen to appear on Live at the BBC!

We are delighted that both Alex Edelmen and Sofie Hagen will be appearing in a brand new series for BBC this month.

LIVE from the BBC is filmed in the iconic BBC Radio Theatre featuring some of the hottest young comedians on the circuit. The show is available to watch online on BBC Three, but will also be broadcast weekly on BBC Two. You can catch Alex Edelman’s performance on BBC 2 on March 2nd at 10pm (available online NOW!) and Sofie Hagen’s will broadcast at 10pm on the 23rd March (available online from March 16th).

Find out more HERE.

Sofie Hagen Featured on BBC!

The fab Sofie Hagen has written a brilliant piece for the BBC discussing her experiences with anxiety.

The first time I hid in a public bathroom, I was 14. I locked the door, closed the toilet seat, sat down, and waited until the angst passed.

The trigger was a handsome young boy called Magnus who wanted to kiss me as I had promised to be his girlfriend a week prior. I had never kissed a boy before and, even though I thought I wanted to, my whole body reacted differently. Suddenly I needed walls around me. As close as they possibly could come.

Read the full article here.

Photo credit: Karla Gowlett Photography

Nick Cody’s Beard Game Strong in Soho Theatre!


‘This Aussie thrills us with his intrepid style of performance.’
★★★★★ Three Weeks

Hailed as one of the ‘MUST SEE’ acts at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe, Aussie Nick Cody is finally making his way to London for his highly anticipated Soho Theatre debut.

Beard Game Strong has already enjoyed sell-out shows in Melbourne, Sydney, Los Angeles, New York and Edinburgh. Cody is fast becoming a globally sought-after act – supporting international superstars such as Jim Jefferies and Bill Burr, with fantastic reviews and requests to play every major comedy festival, including the Montreal Just for Laughs festival.

No gimmicks. Just side-splitting comedy. This is quite simply an hour of hilarious stand-up… and a kickass beard.

Get your tickets to Nick Cody’s excellent show Beard Game Strong now! BUY NOW!