Thursday 3rd May 2018
Foxlowe Arts Centre, Market Place, Leek, ST13 6AD
Doors 7.30pm, Performance 8.30pm
Mays funhouse comedy Headliner ,with leeks secret comedy and Leek arts festival !…. Wes Zaharuk is……..
Tommy Cooper on acid —-channel 4
Master of mayhem , Wes Zahauruk ,takes audiences on a joy ride of frenzy machine-gun anarchic physical comedy routines and manic audience interaction . He is a one man tour deforce,known to combine power tools ,banannas and film noir.This award winning eccentric collection of tricks is the tornado of comedy,Wes is easily one of the most exciting acts on the comedy circuit.
Most recently, Tom was named a finalist in the 2017 Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year Awards and went on to take his eagerly awaited debut solo hour, ‘Class Half Empty’ to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this August, selling out the entire run within in the first week and adding extra shows due to popular demand.
Alongside his flourishing stand-up career, Tom is also regular across our TV screens. Previously with The Noise Next Door he has appeared on BBC1, BBC3, ITV3, Channel 4 and Channel 5 on such programmes as ‘The One Show’, ‘Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live’, ‘Secret interview’ and ‘It’s a Small World – with Warrick Davis’. Solo he’s co-presented Virgin TV’s ‘Comedy Binge’ and appeared on ‘Comedy Blaps’, ‘First Dates Hotel’ (both Channel 4), the upcoming ‘The Jim Jeffries Show’ for Comedy Central and has also starred in high profile ad campaigns for ‘Toyota’ and ‘Playstation 4’.
Currently, Tom has a number of exciting television, touring and podcast projects in development as well as preparing for his eagerly anticipated follow-up solo show, to debut at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival next August.
also on the bill are….
and Compere Barry Dodds