Live at Square Chapel - Comedy Stars of the future
Live at Square Chapel is an exciting brand-new monthly comedy club for Square Chapel Arts Centre and features the hottest comedy talent on the scene today, including some well-known faces as well as stars of the future!
Each show will host a range of comedy styles from professional comics regularly playing clubs across the UK, some of whom are familiar faces on TV.
MC: Jack Gleadow
Award-winning, stand-up comedian and Hull local, Jack Gleadow, is one of the most unique performers on the UK comedy circuit today. He takes his inspiration from the golden era of variety; Jack is the One-Man Variety Show with the use of sounds, stories, jokes and a scooter and has got off to a good start by already performing for Harry Hill!
Jack is also the winner of 2017’s Amused Moose National New Comic, and more recently nominated for Chortle’s Best Newcomer and Leicester Comedy Festivals’ Best New Show, both in 2019. He recently recorded an episode of Amazon’s Audible Presents.
Bright young comic, featured in AAA Late Show Edinburgh 2019, with sharp storytelling and acute observations, and a large social media presence.
Tom Elwes is a stand-up comedian, writer and actor. Tom is one of the newest comics to breakthrough on the comedy circuit. As a life-long Londoner, he uses a combination of storytelling and acute observations to make sense of his chaotic existence. His quick wit and high-energy charm make him one to look out for in the future. Tom spent most of 2020 developing a strong online presence and now has 10 of thousands of follows and his sketches have been viewed millions of times.
The proudly Welsh Jenny Collier is a multi-award winning stand up comedian, writer and actor. An established regular on the international club and festival circuit, Jenny has supported Jason Manford, Arthur Smith, Shappi Khorsandi and Dave Johns on their UK tours and has performed in Hong Kong, the Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland and Australia where she won the Percy Award during the Adelaide Fringe.
Jenny has appeared on The Rhod Gilbert Show (BBC Wales), New Comedian of the Year Award (BBC Radio 4Extra), The Comedy Club (BBC Radio 4 Extra), What’s The Story (BBC Wales),Newsbeat (BBC Radio 1), The Leak (BBC Wales) and has written for BBC Radio 4'sThe News Quiz, The Now Show, Huffington Post and Glamour Magazine.
Written and performed by Brendan Murphy
Directed by Hamish Macdougall