Edinburgh Preview Double Bill: Mark Simmons & Josh Berry
Mark Simmons: One-Linerererer
As seen on ITV’s Out There and heard on BBC Radio 4, Mark Simmons is a one-liner comedian. In fact, a ‘master of one liners’ one4review ★★★★★. It won him a place in Dave’s prestigious Best Joke of The Fringe in Edinburgh 2017. And now brings you his newest show ahead of the Edinburgh Fringe.
Mark co-hosts with Seann Walsh the Newish show and the Filmish show on Fubar Radio. He has also recently recorded a couple of TV pilots as well as starring in the hit BBC3 documentary One for The Road, where a film crew followed him alongside Seann Walsh on tour in the Scottish Highlands.
On the live comedy scene, Mark closes all the top UK comedy clubs and has also been busy recently supporting Rob Brydon, Seann Walsh, Rob Beckett on their national tours, as well as previously, supporting Michael McIntyre and Jack Dee.
‘Absolutely hilarious’ The Scotsman ★★★★
‘A talented comic with an artisan’s grasp of joke-writing’ Chortle ★★★★
Josh Berry: Who Does He Think He Is?
Josh Berry is fast achieving worldwide recognition for his impressions. He has been seen on BBC1’s Michael McIntyre’s Big Show as well as heard on several episodes of Dead Ringers (BBCR4) and Newsjack (BBCR4Xtra), and voiced a sketch on Tracey Ullman’s hit BBC1 show Tracey Breaks the News. He also performed his debut solo show, Voice Thief, at the Edinburgh festival with a sold out run.
Josh has racked up millions of views across social media and from that was invited onto BBC Five Live Radio and ESPN television coverage of Wimbledon and has since recorded a variety of impressions clips with Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios.
Josh is also the star and writer of, Josh Berry’s Fake News Podcast, produced by Union Jack Radio, available to listen on Spotify.
‘Commendable… a solid debut’ The Wee Review
7.30pm-8.30pm Josh Berry
8.30pm-8.45pm approx. interval
8.45pm-9.45pm approx Mark Simmons
THIS EVENT WILL TAKE PLACE IN OUR INTIMATE SPACE – KOMEDIA STUDIO BAR
UNRESERVED CABARET SEATING