Monthly Knock2Bag brings you an eclectic mix of big names and handpicked ones to watch!
On the line-up this February:
Spencer Jones is a character comedian and creator of The Herbert – a grinning cockney prat specialising in prop, physical, visual, character, clown, music, old fashioned, retro and current comedy.
Veteran Knock2Bag compere Jayde Adams is a British comedian from Bristol, winner of the 2014 Funny Women award and 2016 nominee for Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Comedy Awards.
Rhys James is an accomplished comedian, writer and actor.
At 26 he has already made numerous TV appearances, on shows such as Mock The Week (BBC2), Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central (Comedy Central), Virtually Famous (E4), Sweat the Small Stuff (BBC3), @elevenish (ITV2) and many more.
He has performed five solo shows at the Edinburgh fringe to complete sell-out audiences and critical acclaim, earning his 2017 show ‘Forgives’ a spot in the British Comedy Guide’s ‘Best Reviewed Shows of the Fringe’ list.
His first Radio 4 series, ‘Rhys James is…’ debuted this year, and he has just had another radio series commissioned for 2019.
He is also known for his prolific Twitter feed which has been recommended in The Telegraph, The Sun, Huffington Post, The Poke and The Gentleman’s Journal among others.
Tim Renkow is a US comedian rapidly making a name for himself. Nominated for best newcomer at the 2014 Chortle Awards; and finalist at the 2013 Chortle Student Comedy Awards.
Star of BBC 3’s Comedy Feeds A Brief History of Tim.
Red Richardson is an up and coming young stand up comedian who has been performing consistently on the UK comedy club scene throughout 2015.
In that time, he has been a finalist in So You Think You’re Funny?, The Sqwauker Awards and Golden Jesters stand up award. He has also won comedy competitions at the world famous Comedy Store.
George William Rigden
Despite only performing his first gig in June 2013, George William Rigden is already one of the most exciting, hotly-tipped and sought after new acts on the UK comedy circuit.