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Wed 7Jun
7:30 PM

Note: This event has finished


sold out!!!!


Paul Sinha – Edinburgh Festival Preview

A Comedy Award-nominated star who featured on ‘7 Day Sunday’, ‘Just A Minute’, ‘Loose Ends’, ‘The Alternative Comedy Experience’ and ‘Fighting Talk’ amongst numerous others and is one of the chasers on ITV’s multi award-winning quiz show ‘The Chase’ we welcome Paul Sinha back to the Fishpond for another superb night of laughter and entertainment. Also Rose D’Or winner for his Radio 4 series ‘Paul Sinha’s History Revision’.

As well as a wonderfully witty stand-up with memorable turns of phrase and a refreshing passionate approach to his varied subject matter, he is a qualified GP and international stand-up comic of many years standing, having performed in all the major comedy clubs in the UK, plus China, Auckland, Singapore, the Middle East, South Africa, Netherlands and Germany. He’ll be previewing material from his forthcoming Edinburgh Festival show ‘Shout Out to My Ex‘.

‘Sinha is the master of the killer punchline, combining impeccable timing and multi-layered anecdotes in a non-stop flow of wit and self-deprecation’ – The Stage

‘Opinionated, witty and smart – Sinha is the certainly one of the comics Fringe goers should be flocking to’ – Chortle

Paul wont be alone . . . oh no!, as he’s being joined by Nina Gilligan, Alex Hylton, Howard Walker & Anthony J Brown.

Nina Gilligan

Hot Water Comedian of the Year Nina exploded on to the comedy scene in 2011 and is now a regular on the UK circuit performing at clubs and venues all over the UK and beyond. Sometimes outrageous, always hilarious, observational and storytelling comedy for all. A persona you will fall in love with. A bolshier Mrs Merton she’s not one to suffer fools lightly so watch out for a razor sharp wit used at will. An act that will leave you breathless and shouting for more!

‘Nina Gilligan is a naturally funny comedian, with a charming and genuinely likeable style’ – John Thomson, The Fast Show & Cold Feet.

Alex Hylton

Northern boy Alex is one of the fastest-rising comics on the British comedy circuit, rapidly earning a name for his unique witty style. Despite being just 21, Alex is already regularly performing for some of the biggest clubs and promoters in the industry, performing alongside the likes of Rich Hall, Brendan Burns, and Jason Manford and has been named as one of Huffington Post’s ‘Top 10 Must-See New Acts.

‘Quickly engages the audience with his likable self-effacing style, grabbing their attention with some well-crafted comedic material, and a deft handling of an audience’s mood. All resulting in a rare stage maturity for such a young comedian’ – Voodoo Lounge

Howard Walker

Comedy Cellar Best New Yorkshire Act 2015. Self confessed metal head proffering oodles of onstage warmth and dry wit.

‘Like a third Hairy Biker but with more charm and better punchlines’ –

All this will be cleverly glued together in one hilarious and sublime show by compere – Anthony J Brown

‘Shed loads of sublime one liners’ – The List


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