Thur 20th July - Cambridge Edition Tent - Dave Johns & Tom Lucy
What happens to a stand-up comic when he's plucked from the comedy circuit by master film maker Ken Loach and cast in the title role of one of the most acclaimed and talked about British films in the last 25 years? 'I, Daniel Blake' became a beacon for social realism and, for Dave Johns, a rollercoaster ride of red carpet surrealism. From Cannes to the BAFTAs, meeting Woody Allen in the lift of Intercontinental Hotel Cannes and accepting acting awards alongside Hollywood’s greatest … he was there, wide-eyed. Through it all.
“Shifting from hilarity to uproar to genius in the blink of an eye” The Guardian
One of the youngest and most exciting new professional comedians in the UK. Having won virtually every new act award in the last 18 months, Tom is now ripping it up at clubs all across the country and has been supporting Jack Whitehall on his sold out UK arena tour. You’ll need to catch this young talent while you can and before he blossoms into a super star.
Thur 20th July - Blunda Bus - Nick Revel, Ed Gamble & NeverMind The Bus Stops
Nick Revell vs Lily, Evil Cat Queen of Earth Planet & The Laughing Fridge. Nanotechnology turns my dream of a talking cat into nightmare; she threatens to conquer the world through social media, cuteness and hordes of zombie rodents. So, one day, this stray cat just appears out my 3-D organic printer…nanobots boost her IQ to 200…Suddenly, a cute but ruthless predator threatens planetary domination.
Ed returns to the Cambridge this summer with his latest stand up show. A regular on Mock the Week, Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central and Good News plus appearances in Man Down and Drunk History.
NeverMind The Bus Stops
Bob Slayers infamous award winning double decker bus “The BlundaBus” will be here all week as Bob brings his renowned late night aftershow that probably isn’t for you. Anything can happen if you let it: storytelling, clowning and nonsense – we even hve a piano on board! Ding Ding, room for one on top? Edinburgh Comedy Award winner. Malcolm Hardee Award winner. Barry Award winner.