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Silly Billies Comedy

19 April @ 7:30 pm

Cult comedy night Silly Billies returns after a five year sabbatical for a stellar line-up. Hosts Jack & Sam will take the audience on an anarchic trip as they return the night to The Bridge Hotel, Newcastle.
Featuring some of the most finest and luxurious alternative comedians in the land. Such as…
Chris Cantrill
As seen on Late Night Mash (Dave), Alma’s Not Normal (BBC2) and one half of the brilliant The Delightful Sausage
The return of a Silly Billies favourite.
“Everything got the audience laughing, whether they wanted to or not” – Three Weeks
Liberty Hodes
Performance artist, comic, Silly Billies regular and one half of A Comedy Night That Passes The Bechdel Test
“The Mighty Boosh meets Pretty in Pink” – Tom Ward
Ben Crompton
Star of BBC’s Ideal, Man Stroke Woman and Game of Thrones. Force of nature and another Silly Billies legend.
Neil Harris
Hilarity Bites New Act of the Year finalist 2017 and Great Yorkshire Fringe new act of the year finalist 2016. Complete with his cancelled children’s TV show lion Helpy.
What folk say about Silly BIIlies….
” the place for the best alternative comedy the North East has to offer… ” – Narc magazine
“originality and pure lunacy – they’re absolutely mental.” – The Courier Newcastle
“Monty Python meets Reeves and Mortimer… weirdly and terrifyingly funny.” – Spike Mike is Breaking a Leg Blog
“Unquestionably silly, surreal and erratic, the Silly Billies bunch are very, very funny.” – Giggle Beats Comedy

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19 April
7:30 pm
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Bridge Hotel
Castle Garth
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