“A nerdy, deeply charming adventure into the funnier bits of history” Dailyinfo
“Who knew archaeology could be funny? or the war of 1812?”
“Entertaining, educational and hilarious”
A comedy night where history meets hilarity as stand-up comedians bring the past to life with punchlines. Expect to see everything from modern riffs on ancient myths to crazy things about queens and kings to gut-busting stories from history’s repertory, like your funniest history teacher with more laughs.
Get ready for music and laughs galore with The Lancashire Hotpots.
Since exploding onto the scene in 2007, The Lancashire Hotpots have become a Nationwide sensation touring with Paddy McGuinness, playing Glastonbury Festival twice as well as playing sessions for BBC Radio 6 Music. With a cavalcade of some of daftest and catchiest songs imaginable (Chippy Tea, I Fear Ikea and Shopmobility Scooter to name but a few) the lads have gained a well-earned reputation for being the biggest party starters on the circuit.
Expect a night full of raucous comedy songs, congas, and mad-cap singalonga fun!
“Every home should have a Lancashire Hotpots record” Steve Lamacq, BBC 6 Music
“Go and watch them, they’re hilarious” Shaun Keaveny, BBC Radio 6 Music
“what Snow Patrol would sound like fronted by the bloke from Scrappers” The Guardian
“St Helens’ finest…they’ll bring a smile to your face” Chris Hawkins, BBC 6 Music
“You simply cannot fail to smile, or howl…Just brilliant.” Skiddle.com
With support from Stu Penders & Spladoosh.