Live at the Quarry: Weston-super-Mirth!

01/07/2021

The Old Town Quarry

From £5 within group booking

Presented with the Comedy Box

 

Weston-super-Mirth! showcases top comedy from headline act Stuart Goldsmith, an internationally award-winning comedian, writer, podcaster and host.

Host of the renowned Comedian’s Comedian Podcast, Stuart has a reputation for smart, accessible stand-up in which his enthusiasm and natural charm conceal a fearless quick wit. As seen on TBS’ Conan.

Truly a comedy masterclass… Endlessly inventive.’ The List

A master of the form’  The Independent

 

Opening act Jenny Collier, is a multi award winning Welsh stand up comedian, a regular on the club and festival circuit all over the UK and around the world. She has provided tour support for Jason Manford, Arthur Smith and Shappi Khorsandi and written for BBC Radio 4’s The News Quiz, The Now Show, Newsjack, Huffington Post, The Independent and Glamour Magazine

‘Brilliant… Infectious to watch and a joy to behold ★★★★’ – VoiceMag.uk

‘Very funny’ – Time Out

‘It’s like having a chat with a friend – a really, really funny friend’ – ★★★★’ Arts Award Voice

 

Compere Sally-Anne Hayward, described by The Independent as “exceptionally funny”, combines the things you shouldn’t like about your best friend’s mum with the sensibilities of Jack the Ripper.

An accomplished radio presenter with stage and TV acting credentials, Sally-Anne’s confident persona and quick wit have rapidly made her a much sought-after comedian. She’s a regular compere at Glastonbury Festival, and a keenly anticipated turn on the UK comedy circuit.

 

Age: 16+ accompanied by parent or guardian. May contain some explicit language/adult references.

NB: Tickets are all bookable in advance and there will be no on door sales at individual performances.

 

NHS workers! We are offering a complimentary table to a group of six, allocated on a first come, first served basis. The main booker will be asked to show NHS verification and photo ID on entry to event. To book this table, click here

 

LIVE AT THE QUARRY: 1-17 July 2021

Old Town Quarry, South Road, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 2LS  

Lose yourself in music, comedy, cabaret, theatre, dance, spoken word and stunning surroundings….

 Live at the Quarry is an exciting new socially distanced event, presented by Culture Weston and Theatre Orchard, featuring collaborations with The Brit Bar and Loves Cafe.

A series of shows will take place under canvas in a performance stretch tent with socially spaced table and bench seating.

The event is made possible through Arts Council England by the Culture Recovery Fund, which enables Theatre Orchard to showcase a celebratory programme of affordable acts as audiences are welcomed back to outdoor arts, in the magical, hidden setting of Weston’s historic Old Town Quarry.

Doors open 30 minutes ahead of performance time. There will be a locally-stocked bar operating in the evening, serving a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and tasty snacks. ID will be required for the purchase of alcohol, no person under the age of 18 will be served alcohol.

Tickets are sold in tables of up to 6 people, with a choice of bench on arrival and a bar providing table service. Some performances will offer NHS workers the chance to get a complimentary table for 6 – see individual show listings for info.

 

Made possible by

Weston, Culture Recovery Fund, Culture Weston, Live at the Quarry,