Wednesday 18th March
The Coach House, Kings Arms, King Street, Tring.
This year's Tringe Aperitif continues with a fabulous line of great acts - Tring favourites Mo Omar and Chris Stokes are joined by the brilliant Kevin Bishop to make up a wonderful line up. They are all testing their new shows in the most intimate of settings at the Coach House.
Come early and have a meal in the Kings Arms - Call 01442 823318 and tell them you're coming to the comedy.
Best known for Star Stories, his own series The Kevin Bishop Show and most recently the Tracey Ullman Show, join Kevin Bishop as he road tests brand-new material for his debut stand-up show.
He can currently be seen in In The Long Run opposite Idris Elba for Sky, will next be seen alongside Steve Buscemi and Daniel Radcliffe in Miracle Workers S2 as well as the independent feature Kung Fury II starring Michael Fassbender and Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Recent credits include onstage in Lady Windermere's Fan, Once In A Lifetime at the Young Vic alongside Harry Enfield and on screen in the BBC’s remake of Porridge.
Somali-born, Cardiff-raised and London-based, Mo Omar is a fast-rising talent with a unique perspective. Join him as he road-tests brand-new material on culture, faith and love in this work in progress show.
Recently making his TV debut on Harry Hills Clubnite on Channel 4, Mo was also selected to perform in The Pleasance Comedy Reserve show at 2019’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival and was a finalist in the BBC Introducing Radio 4 Comedy Award. 2017 saw Mo win the Leicester Square New Comedian of the Year competition, as well as achieving semi-finalist status in the So You Think You’re Funny and Amused Moose 2017 competitions.
Mo Omar really is a name to look out for!
Award-winning comedian Chris (BBC Three, Dave, BBC Radio 4) is sick of the big picture. Look at the little ones, they make up the big one anyway.
Chris has supported Milton Jones and Jason Manford among others on nationwide tours, taken five critically acclaimed solo shows to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, written for Have I Got News For You, The News Quiz and more, been named on the BBC New Talent Hot List and currently co-hosts the podcast Mystery on the Rocks.
"One impressive comic" - The New Statesman
"A solid hour of great stand-up - The List
"Very funny, well-crafted stand-up" - Broadway Baby
"Excellent, full of interesting ideas" - Mirror
★★★★ The List ★★★★ The Skinny ★★★★ The Mirror ★★★★ Broadway Baby ★★★★ Edinburgh Festivals Magazine
Line up subject to change. We will endeavour to replace acts on a like-for-like basis. In the event of a line up change, you will be offered the option to either reconfirm your order for the altered event, to exchange to a different event or to take a credit note for a future event. Due to the preview nature of the event, refunds will not be available.