The mighty Simon Munnery brings his very unique take on comedy to Leamington as part of this double-bill of Edinburgh previews.
MONDAY JUNE 17TH
LAMP, Leamington Spa
Doors 7.30pm, Show 8:30pm
Simon Munnery: Fylm
Simon Munnery stabs at the void between dead film and live theatre in his latest fylmtastic fylm. As seen on Comedy Central’s Alternative Comedy Experience and heard on BBC Radio 4’s News Quiz.
‘In one audacious, ingenious leap of imagination, Munnery has escaped the bounds of stand-up as we know it’ ***** (Scotsman)
‘Ambitious, artistic and hugely funny – comedy connoisseurs will love it’ **** (Time Out London)
‘One of the most consistently original minds in comedy’ (Guardian)
Owen Niblock: Calculating Comedy
Can a computer be funny? Will computer comedians ever replace humans on the stage? Owen Niblock looks at these questions and more as he delves into the fascinating world of Computational Humour. A light-hearted and informative look at the current state-of-the-art with special guests (both humans and computers).
“Not since Jimmy Carr have I seen a cold computer program on stage generate so much laughter.” – Robin Ince
“I don’t think I’ve ever come across anyone quite so talented at being geeky as Owen Niblock; he’s the master of all geekdom.” – Three Weeks