The Funny Farm  returns  to Colchester  with it’s entertaining comedy, starting at Stanway Rovers Football Club on Monday 26th July and runs on the last Monday of every other month from July.    

Monday 26th July
Stanway Funny Farm presents Edinburgh Festival Previews from:
Paul Foot : Ash in the Attic
Paul sweeps the loft conversion of his mind for comedy lampshades, bronze slapstick geese and Persian golf balls. Directed by Noel Fielding.
Paul Foot – “The missing link between Ross Noble and Frankie Howerd” – London Evening Standard.
Yianni Agisilaou : The Universe: A user’s guide
Yianni Agisilaou – “Fast, friendly and perceptive comic.” Beat Magazine.  

plus MC Tony Cowards – “genuinely funny” – The Stage.  
 
Monday 27th September
Shazia Mirza
“Shazia Mirza has won rave reviews for her frank and honest stand up comedy routines about being a young Mulsim woman in Britain”   The Daily Telegraph

With support from:
Liz Carr  & Ria Lina and one more TBC
Lizz Car – “packs a considerable comic punch.” Bruce Dessau, Evening Standard.
Ria Lina –  “Lina is a musical comic with a brilliant line in bawdy songs… storming set!” Evening Standard.  
MC Mike Belgrave – “an effortless patter that puts any audience in a good mood.” Chortle.
 
Monday 29th November
Patrick Monahan
This gifted livewire commands the stage with a mix of wit and force of personality” – Bruce Dessau, Evening Standard
Support from
Matt Green “An adept comic”, Chortle.
Helen Keen “Ready wit, The Times
and one more TBC
plus MC Hazel Humphreys “Enjoyed her greatly”, Chortle.
 
All shows start 8pm (doors open 7.30pm). Cost £7.50 ( £5 concessions)

Venue:
 
Hawthorns Suite
Stanway Rovers FC
New Farm Road,
Stanway
Colchester
Essex
CO3 OPG

To reserve seats email [email protected] giving your name, a contact number and the number of seats required plus details of any concessions.