Stand Up For The Weekend with ALFIE BROWN & CO
8.45pm (doors 7.45pm) Hen & Chicken, 210 North St, Southville, Bristol, BS3 1JF
£11 ADV/ £13 ON THE DAY ONLINE/ £13 DOOR
“Quite simply the future of British stand-up” The List
Alfie Brown’s firebrand style of comedy has been forged from years of pushing boundaries and experimentation. A natural stage presence combined with explosive material makes for a thrilling performance every time he hits the stage.
His material touches on introspective thoughts and considerations of the human condition as well as broader observations on social-political issues. All done in an accessible and hilarious way.
An assertive, acerbic and compelling voice, Alfie has garnered critical acclaim throughout his career and continues to grow a fan base here and throughout Europe. With the benefit of being a young act with years of experience the future is bright for this phenomenal talent.
"Like a British Doug Stanhope” The Guardian
“The perfect combination of big laughs and big ideas” London Evening Standard
"Alfie Brown has evolved into an extraordinarily impressive comic” The Scotsman
“Thrilling ... extremely funny ... a distinctive dissenting voice” London Evening Standard
“All the potential to be one of this country’s best comics: perceptive, provocative, political, and playful. And, most of all, damn funny” Chortle
“One of the most exciting comedians around”
Beyond The Joke
"In an age when conformity appears to be a prime commodity, Alfie Brown creates work that is truly intoxicating and a boon to those who want their stand-up to actually mean something" The List
“Brown’s is one of the boldest new voices I’ve encountered... mapping a route to a different class of humour” The Guardian
"Breathtaking… a unique, provocative voice"
London Evening Standard
"Establishing himself as one of the gutsiest, most compelling voices on the comedy circuit" Time Out