EDINBURGH FRINGE AUGUST 2022
JACK’S ENTERTAINMENT – BRAND NEW SOLO SHOW
WHEN – 4:50PM
WHERE- JUST THE TONIC AT THE CAVES
The Leicester Mercury Champion and multi award-winner, Jack Gleadow returns to the Fringe with more old-school comedy for the modern age. He brings jokes, gags, stories and funny sentences. The best thing to come out of Hull since the M62. ‘Mainstream appeal, he’ll be as big as Lee Evans one day’ (BeyondTheJoke.co.uk). ‘An absolute natural’ (Chortle.co.uk). Winner: Amused Moose National New Comic, Great Yorkshire Fringe Comedian of The Year, Hull Comedian of The Year. Nominated: Chortle Best Newcomer, Leicester Comedy Fest Best Debut Show, Edinburgh TV Festival Future Presenter.
BIG VALUE EARLY SHOW – COMPILATION
WHERE- JUST THE TONIC GRASSMARKET CENTRE
Four of the best newer acts. Launch pad for future stars 26th year. Previous discoveries include Jason Manford, Jon Richardson, Sarah Millican, Romesh Ranganathan and more. 2022’s future stars: Jon Pearson – 2022, Jon won Best Improv Show at the Leicester Comedy Festival; Aaron Simmonds – Jewish Comedian Of The Year 2017, star of critically acclaimed show, Disabled Coconut, Fringe 2019; Nina Gilligan – Outrageous, hilarious, observational, storytelling comedy. Award-winning comedian now a regular on the circuit; Jack Gleadow – 2018 Mercury Comedian of The Year winner. A delightful blend of audience participation, wordplay and physical comedy.