Rachel Parris (headlining)
Saturday 12th October 2019, 8-10.45pm
Baillie Gifford Big Tent
Rachel Parris is a BAFTA-nominated musical comedian, actor, improviser and presenter, best known as one of the breakout stars of BBC’s The Mash Report. She has also appeared on Mock the Week, Live at the Apollo, QI, and Would I Lie to You. She made the BBC’s Talent Hotlist in 2017, and was chosen over other nominees Tiffany Haddish, Ellen DeGeneres and Amy Schumer to be named Female First’s Comedian of the Year 2018.
Steve Bugeja is one of comedy’s most exciting rising stars. Since winning the BBC New Comedy Award in 2013, Steve has gone on to host the BBC Radio 4 series Economics with Subtitles, and has made numerous appearances on TV shows such as Love Island: Aftersun, Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central and Zoe Ball on Saturday.
Dane Baptiste: Now a regular face on our screens, recent credits include Live at the Apollo, 8 out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, Mock the Week, Chris Ramsey’s Stand Up Central, Tonight at the London Palladium and Live from the BBC.
Sarah Keyworth is an award-winning stand up comedian who has performed stand-up on The Now Show (BBC Radio 4) and has featured on the BBC and Comedy Central. In 2018 she performed her debut hour, Dark Horse, at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival drawing much critical acclaim, including a Herald Angel Award, a Pleasance Theatre award and a nomination for Best Newcomer in the Edinburgh Comedy Awards.