8pm in the Auditorium
Exeter Comedy Grove Brings You The Very Best In Live Stand Up Comedy
MC – Cerys Nelmes‘ She has got two gurt milk churns and an acre behind’ – The Wurzels
George Rigden – ‘George Rigden had the audience in his hands thanks to some great comedic timing, a little help from his guitar and a hint of David Mitchell in Peep Show’ – Leicester Mercury
Tom Glover – “Sharp, topical and very funny. One to watch” Stand Up Dorchester
Headliner – Suzi Ruffell –
Suzi’s innovative style captivates audiences with her engrossing tales of social ineptitude. Lauded as ‘a real stand up gem’ by The Guardian this young independent woman celebrates her working class roots with a sideways look at the world. Regarded as one of best up and coming acts on the circuit Suzi is in constant demand at clubs and theatres across Britain. Fast establishing herself on the live circuit supporting Alan Carr, Josh Widdicombe and Kevin Bridges on tour she then went onto have a sell-out double header tour with Romesh Ranganathan in the spring of 2015.
Suzi television appearances include Channel 4’s ‘It Was Alright in the 70s’, BBC3’s ‘Ed Fest Live’, E4’s ‘Virtually Famous’ and two series of Comedy Central ‘The Comedy Store’. Outside the realms of stand-up, Suzi co-hosts a hit podcast ‘Like Minded Friends’ with her fellow comedian Tom Allen She is also a talented actor and writer, with one of her sitcoms nominated for a 2012 BAFTA Roclidde New Writing Award, which is currently in development. She has also written additional material for TV shows such as The Last Leg, Mock The Week and 8 Out Of 10 Cats. This year sees Suzi return to the Edinburgh Festival with her brand new show ‘Common’ before heading out on tour with it this autumn.